Articles Tagged “party”

  • “Affluenza” Teenager Found in Mexico

    That teenager from North Texas who had been serving probation for a drunken-driving accident that killed four people has been found in Mexico with his mother. His plea in the case had been “affluenza.” Law…

  • San Bernardino Area Shooting Update

    Fourteen people were killed and 17 others wounded in a mass shooting at a San Bernardino office building Wednesday. Later, the shooters, 28-year-old Syed Rizwan Farook and his wife 27-year-old Tashfeen Malik, were killed in…

  • Iran Nuke Deal Appears To Have Enough Senate Votes

    It looks now as if the Obama administration now has enough support to hold off Republicans in their efforts to stop the president’s Iran nuclear deal. Retiring Maryland Democratic Senator Barbara Mikulski has announced her…

  • New Book From SHSU Professors And Students

    The common American history curriculum exploring World War II often focuses on the war’s logistics, its victories and, largely, the concentration camps, wherein Jews from across Europe were interned, tortured and executed under the order…

  • Walker County Fair Queen Contest Underway

    There was a press party and barbecue for the 2015 Walker County Fair Queen Contest last night at the fairgrounds. Five candidates are vying for the Queen position. Not only are they lovely young women,…

  • Crawfish Boil At SHSU Today

    A big Crawfish Boil kicks off this afternoon at SHSU. Associate Director of Student Activities Brandon Cooper tells us more . . . .   The block party will kick off at 4 PM, and…

  • TxDOT Urges Superbowl Fans To Plan Ahead For Driving

    With Super Bowl party plans nearing the goal line, the Texas Department of Transportation reminds football fans to drive sober or not at all. TxDOT Executive Director Lt. General Joe Weber reminds everyone that, “The…

  • Entergy Texas Reminds Customers To Be Wary Of Scams

    Scammers continue to target Entergy customers in Texas and surrounding states. The con artist calls and tells the customer their electric bill payment is past due, and that service will be disconnected within the hour…

  • Speaker Boehner Speaks At Press Briefing Thursday

    At the House Speaker Briefing in Washington Thursday, Congressman John Boehner was asked, “Aside from your plans on immigration, what else is at the top of your priority list once your party takes control of…

  • Suspect In University Of Virginia Disappearance Caught

    Thirty-two-year-old Jesse Leroy Matthew Jr., a suspect in the disappearance of 18-year-old University of Virginia student Hannah Elizabeth Graham, was arrested yesterday in Galveston County. The sophomore college student, Graham, had not been seen since…