It hasn’t quite sunk in yet for the players, but the 2016 Lady Tors volleyball squad are now and forever a part of school history — the first team to reach the playoffs in a program more than 40 years old.
Reports surfaced last week that professional FBI agents are alarmed over the decision by FBI Director James Comey to recommend that presidential candidate Hillary Clinton not be prosecuted for her mishandling of classified information. According to reputable accounts, federal agents within the bureau are frustrated by the director’s leadership.
A telephone poll of 1,000 registered voters conducted by the University Of Houston Hobby School of Public Affairs showed Hillary Clinton and Donald Trump in a virtual tie in the red state of Texas. The poll conducted between Oct. 7-15, showed Trump leading by a margin of 41 to 38 percent with 11 percent undecided. The poll has a margin of error of plus/minus 3 percent.
“The Roarin’ Twenties, Puttin’ on the Glitz” was the name of this year’s social event/reunion presented by girls from the sororities of yesteryear with the fundraising aspect benefitting Ronald McDonald House Galveston. The event was held at the Top Gallant Room on the Strand, music was provided by The Line Up, catering by Olympia Pier 21 and photography by Jody Micheletta-Marabella. They also offered a casino and a photo booth for the guests’ enjoyment.
SYRACUSE, N.Y. (AP) — Last year ended on a happy note for Syracuse coach Jim Boeheim — a trip to the Final Four for the fifth time in his Hall of Fame career. This season? An encore performance is on the mind.
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My Recent Comments
It's "stained glass" and not "stain glass" as incorrectly written in the article.Jan 19, 2014
That picture does not make me want to eat chili.Jan 19, 2014
A net cost of $2.7M a year to have a trolley? Seriously?Jan 16, 2014
Say what? The last thing I think about when hearing the fabulous "I Have a Dream" speech is an empanada, samosa or cherry pie.Jan 16, 2014
"Globe trotting: Here’s another reason for islander’s to be proud." That should have read "islanders". Jan 16, 2014
As for Ron Shelby's comments, the purchaser of the property took a risk in purchasing it, which was reflected it the price paid. There was no guarantee that the developer would ever be able to make anything out of its investment.Jan 16, 2014
"Valero's Texas City refinery lost power to its refinery." This is like saying "TJ's house lost power to its house."
Nov 20, 2013
The title of this article is dumb. Of course recordings can be made secretly. The question is whether a secret recording is legal. Nov 16, 2013
For those who are not in the know, what is a "mummer"? The article does not tell us, and I'm not the biggest Mardi Gras guy.Nov 13, 2013
TJ, this was not a sentence: "So much so that the polling location didn’t close until 8 p.m."Nov 7, 2013