Articles Tagged “Texas”

  • HPD Detective Marvin Hyvl Honored By Crime Stoppers Organization

    HPD Detective Marvin Hyvl, who is in his 35th year with the Huntsville Police Department and in Crime Stoppers for many years, was named Crime Stopper Coordinator of the Year from among all the coordinators…

  • Beef Recall Press Release

    CLASS II RECALL                                    HEALTH RISK: LOW Congressional and Public Affairs Lauren Kotwicki (202) 720-9113 FSIS-RC-066-2014   TEXAS FIRM RECALLS GROUND BEEF PRODUCT DUE TO POSSIBLE FOREIGN MATTER CONTAMINATION   WASHINGTON, Oct. 4, 2014 – Sam…

  • AFSCME Union Makes Legal Move On TDCJ Prison Climate Issues

    A debate is underway to pressure Texas officials to solve what some feel are inadequate climate standards in the Lone Star state’s prison facilities. Local AFSCME Union president Lance Lowry comments on what’s underway .…

  • Ag Commissioner Staples On 4-H Membership

    Texas Ag Commissioner Todd Staples says 4-H is a great character building organization for kids . . . .   Staples likes the parents and adults involvement with kids. He says, “The more that parents…

  • College Of Criminal Justice 50th Anniversary

    SHSU’s College of Criminal Justice has been the center for the study of issues of justice in Texas for decades. And, they’re celebrating that fact. Publications Coordinator Beth Kuhles tells us more . . .…

  • Ag Commissioners Staples Invites Everyone To State Fair

    Agriculture Commissioner Todd Staples welcomes visitors to the State Fair of Texas — the Lone Star State’s largest fair — and encourages fairgoers to celebrate the best of Texas at the Texas Department of Agriculture’s…

  • Woman Executed Wednesday At Huntsville Unit

    Thirty-eight-year-old Lisa Coleman was executed by lethal injection at the Huntsville Unit last night for the starvation and torture death of the young son of her girlfriend. In July 2004, 9-year-old Davontae Williams was found…

  • A Look At Texas Cattle

    Texas Ag Commissioner Todd Staples says we have nearly 11 million head of cattle in Texas–the largest cattle herd in the nation. Staples says Santa Gertrudis is a Texas original, and so is a favorite…

  • Election Identification Certificates Available

    The Texas Department of Public Safety is reminding Texans in advance of the upcoming November election that Election Identification Certificates (EIC) are available year-round at all Texas driver license offices for individuals in need of…

  • Commissioner Todd Staples On Nutritional Three “E’s”

    You’ve heard of the 3 R’s associated with school. Well, now there’s the 3 E’s. Texas Ag Commissioner Todd Staples explains what they are . . . . Staples said, “It’s a federal program that…