The commissioners court refused Tuesday to postpone hiring a director of the personal bond and collections office, and now judges are threatening to pull out of a system designed to streamline the way inmates are released on bond from the jail, which is near capacity.
Hostility between League City Mayor Pat Hallisey and City Manager Mark Rohr swelled Tuesday night before a divided city council ultimately decided against opening an investigation into allegations the mayor violated the city charter.
For those who have been following the race for the presidency of the United States, Monday night’s debate offered little that hasn’t been seen or said before. There were quite a few attacks by each candidate on the other’s character and qualifications that overshadowed specifics about the issues.
That was an excellent article on the history of College of the Mainland by Marissa Barnett (“COM at 50,” The Daily News, Sept. 18). It was all correct from my memory — except it left out some important details. Before the countywide college district could be voted on it had to be authorized by the State Board of Education.
ST. LOUIS (AP) — Playing with a heavy heart, Aledmys Diaz hit his first career grand slam and the St. Louis Cardinals finished with five home runs Tuesday night in a 12-5 victory over the Cincinnati Reds.