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CISD senior arrested after alleged threats, showing up at senior trip with gun
Editor's Note:This story has been updated with comments from Columbus High School Principal Robert Russell, and updated to clarify the student was a student at the district's alternative school, not Columbus High School.
LifeFlight called after 5-year-old found unresponsive in Baytown pool
A 7-year-old is also involved in the incident, Baytown Police Department Lt. Steve Dorris said. The statuses of the two children were not immediate clear, he said.
Wharton High School under lockout due to 'law enforcement incident'
WHARTON, Texas - Wharton High School is under a lockout due to a "law enforcement incident," according to the district.Wharton ISD officials say all students are safe, but the school has been placed in a lockout where no students may enter or leave campus.District officials did not specify the reaso
Mentor at Fort Bend County Juvenile Facility accused of indecency with child
RICHMOND, Texas- A mentor at the Fort Bend County Juvenile Facility was arrested Tuesday after accusations that she had sex with a juvenile there, deputies said.
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Global Asset Tracking Market 2018-2023 by Technology, Connection Type, Mobility, Location Determination, and Industry Verticals - ResearchAndMarkets.com
DUBLIN--(BUSINESS WIRE)--May 23, 2018--The"Asset Tracking Market by Technology (M2M/IoT, Edge Computing, Smart Devices), Connection Type (3G, 4G, 5G, WiFi, and WiMAX), Mobility (Fixed, Portable, and Mobile), Location Determination (GPS, RFID, Others), and Industry Verticals 2018 - 2023"report has be
Parents outraged after students receive threatening, racist texts
"It was like around 12 o'clock when everyone received a racist message," said Kayla Lyons, an eighth-grade student at the school.
Serial rapist given seven life sentences
A jury convicted Marquis Tate, 35, of a 2015 aggravated sexual assault of a woman walking along Lyons Road, in Houston.
Global Large Format Printer Market 2018-2024 - Analysis by Ink Type, Offering, Printing Technology, Application and Region - ResearchAndMarkets.com
DUBLIN--(BUSINESS WIRE)--May 23, 2018--The"Large Format Printer Market: Global Industry Analysis, Trends, Market Size and Forecasts up to 2024"report has been added to 's offering.The report predicts the global large format printer market to grow with a CAGR of 3.5% over the period of 2018-2024. The
Construction underway on airport site for medical chopper
COLUMBUS—Construction on a helicopter pad for the medical helicopter PHI Air Medical will station at Robert G. Wells Airport in Columbus was completed last week and full construction on all facilities for the chopper and necessary staff should be completed by the end of the year, County Judge Ty Pra
CISD Board approves facilities improvement bids
COLUMBUS—The Columbus ISD Board of Trustees last week took a major step forward toward multiple campus improvements, including security vestibules on each campus, and the turf field project, by approving bids to allow construction to begin on those projects.Trustees approved bids for security vestib
Sealy City Council makes EDC appointments
Becky Funk: The City Council, you know, y’all had a state of the city and the direction of whether we grow or whatever and then I think the EDC also promotes growth in the city and they receive tax money so it concerns me that whenever I look at who’s on the board right now of the EDC, there’s two c
Spontaneous Combustion Sparks Big Hay Bale Fire
A fire at the Banks Ranch in Ellinger burned about 400 large square bales of hay Friday morning, May 18.A neighbour called 911 to report the fire shortly before 6:30 a.m. after noticing a glow coming from the north. Ellinger Volunteer Fire Department responded and called for assistance from Fayettev
Global Retail Analytics Market 2017-2023 By Function, Mode of Deployment, Solution, Services, Region - ResearchAndMarkets.com
DUBLIN--(BUSINESS WIRE)--May 23, 2018--The"Global Retail Analytics Market - By Function, Mode of Deployment, Solution, Services, Region - Market Size, Demand Forecasts, Company Profiles, Industry Trends and Updates (2017-2023)"report has been added to 's offering.The market for the analytics in reta
Pulitzer Prize-winning author Philip Roth dies
Philip Roth, a Pulitzer Prize-winning novelist who wrote about male lust, Jewish life and America, died Tuesday night at a hospital in New York.
BioGENEius Challenge 2018 BioGENEius Hall of Fame Awardee
WASHINGTON--(BUSINESS WIRE)--May 23, 2018--Today, the Biotechnology Institute announced the winner of the Mentor of the Year Award, who will be recognized next week at the 2018 Biotechnology Industry Organization Annual Convention (BIO 2018) in Boston.Each year, the Biotechnology Institute honors a
2018 Clinical Trial Supply & Logistics for the Pharmaceutical Market - Global Forecast to 2024 - ResearchAndMarkets.com
DUBLIN--(BUSINESS WIRE)--May 23, 2018--The"Clinical Trial Supply And Logistic For Pharmaceutical Industry Market: Global Industry Analysis, Trends, Market Size and Forecasts up to 2024"report has been added to 's offering.The report predicts the global clinical trial supply and logistics for the pha
Bringing in the big guns: Arm wrestler looks to grow the sport in Sealy
In 2008, he went to the San Bernardino County Fair, an event he likened to the Houston Livestock Show and Rodeo, and discovered an arm wrestling competition. He entered and walked away as the eventual winner and after just one competition, he knew it was something he wanted to keep doing.
Hart Land Real Estate Receives Sign Grant
The City of La Grange Main Street & Visitors Bureau is proud to announce that Hart Land Real Estate, located at 104 S. Main Street, is the most recent recipient of a sign grant. The sign grant program is open to businesses both on and off of the square.
Schulenburg’s Stellar Softball Season Comes to an End
One of the most successful softball seasons in Schulenburg history came to a heartbreaking end for the Lady Horns and their fans Saturday. After beating San Diego 7-3 in Game 1 of their regional semifinals Thursday,Schulenburg was on the verge of making it to the regional finals, but San Diego swept