The Last To See Me by M. Dressler, Skyhorse Publishers, Inc. Hardback, 2017, $22.99, 272 pages.
Who knew how much Baytonians would love the ice and snow?
The employees of Community Resource Credit Union recently joined together to achieve the largest Christmas gift drive in its educational partnership history with Lamar Elementary School. The CRCU staff purchased, wrapped and presented to its Partner in Education — Lamar Elementary — all of t…
SNC Lavalin hosted 25 Horace Mann Junior School Advancement Via Individual Determination (AVID) students recently at one of their job sites. The company is a Partner-In-Education (PIE) with Horace Mann through the Baytown Chamber of Commerce. Horacio Trevino, safety coordinator, organized th…
A Baytown dog will strut his stuff with the big dogs this winter when he competes in some top tier dog shows.
For this week’s installment I’ll give advance warning: If you have a weak stomach or get queasy easily, you may need to pass me up this week. Shoot, I had to take a couple of Dramamine in order to retell the tale.
Over the course of my life I’ve learned that I’m an elephant. I bet some of you are, too.
ANAHUAC – There were beautiful people everywhere Sept. 7 in the form of children who participated in the 25th annual pageant of the 2013 Gatorfest at Anahuac Middle School.
Forgiven, by Janet Fox. Speak, An Imprint of Penguin Group. Paperback. $8.99. 259 pages. ISBN: 978-0-14-241414-9
This summer, while most people are dreading the arrival of typical high-dollar summertime electric bills, Sam Ford is feeling pretty smug. The June electric bill for the Beach City home he shares with wife Terrie and several dogs was actually a $10 credit and their July bill was only about $…
A Baytown artist facing a daunting task has changed not his goal – but his method of achieving it – in hopes of actually completing the challenge. Now he firmly believes that he will complete paintings of every one of the military men and women from Texas who lost their lives while serving t…
“This is mine,” cried Nena Cantu, plucking a small painting from a group set up on a table at the Art Center of Baytown, home of the Art League of Baytown.
Bryan Wilburn had two goals – earn his Eagle Scout rank and complete a service project that would help him to do that.
By all accounts, it was the best Christ mas season that Laura Hernandez de Ochoa and her three daughters ever had.
The Channel view side of the Bates Collision Centers’ Re sponsible Parenting Award took place Thursday morning, with Houston resident Kimberlee Owens receiving a refurbished car.
Brenda Nikirk and Dena Horne braved the heat at Baytown’s Bicentennial Park during the city’s two-day celebration, all to raise money for a good cause.
AHS Aerospace Research and Design class traveled to the Brazoria National Wildlife Refuge to attend Rockets 2012.
Shakespeare’s Twelfth Night tells the story of Viola (Christine Jones) and Sebastian (Samuel Estrada), twin brother and sister separated by a storm. As the play opens the audience is engulfed in a violent gulf hurricane. Viola is supposedly drowned, but she is saved and manages to become an …
More than 230 dogs will crowd in the Crosby Fairgrounds on Nov. 4, 5 and 6 to participate in agility trials hosted by Baytown Kennel Club.
A Texas comic book writer’s latest book is about to be published and, while that might not seem like big-time entertainment news, the fact that the writer is just 16 years old makes it quite an accomplishment.
As visitors wandered the grounds of the Baytown Youth Fairgrounds, some were surprised to come upon an area with a sign emblazoned “Equine Massage Demonstration.”
Nearly overwhelmed by recent large-scale rescues, a dog rescue organization headed by a Baytown-area resident is in dire need of help.
Father Dwight Canizares, pastor of Baytown’s Saint Joseph Catholic Church, has come a long way from the island in the Philippines where he was ordained 30 years ago.
Earlier this month, after several months of planning, some members of the Baytown Photo Club set off on an eight-day safari through Utah’s national parks.
I probably won’t score with a shotgun like the late Gene Hill did. Nor may I EVER even approach his ability to make you feel like you were there, following a dog, shooting birds on frosty mornings. But I wonder if he savored the sport any bit more at all than I do. When It comes to doves or …
The Anahuac Panthers football team won its first non-district contest after six failed previous attempts under second-year head coach Greg Neece with a dramatic 28-21 overtime win Friday at Bridge City.
David C. Holland, a former Ross S. Sterling High School track and field athlete was nominated in 2019 by The Baytown Carver High School Recognition & Preservation Society and is the first Ranger track athlete to be inducted by the Prairie View Interscholastic League Coaches Association (…
Barbers Hill baseball players Raithen Malone and Simon Larranaga decided to seize their futures in a time where that can easily be thrown for a loop thanks to COVID-19.
It’s time to see some pads popping as a number of area teams get a chance to see how things are shaping up on the gridiron for the upcoming season as scrimmages dot the landscape over the next few days.
The Sterling Rangers tennis team moved to 2-0 in District 22-5A and 3-2 overall as it rolled past crosstown rival Goose Creek Memorial 19-0 on its home courts Tuesday afternoon.
The Sterling High School volleyball team may have lost a lot of senior experience from a year ago, but there is no mistaking the Lady Rangers’ talent this fall.
The girls cross country season has had plenty of challenges to get off and running, especially with the COVID-19 pandemic keeping teams from their normal workout routines.
The cross country season is set to launch today and many area athletes welcome the idea of getting back on the course after six months of dealing with the COVID-19 pandemic.
It is quite a tale of opposite expectations and statuses when discussing the plans and goals of District 21-5A team tennis rivals, Barbers Hill and Crosby.
The Trinity River National Wildlife Refuge will close the Champion Lake Day Use Area today to conduct repairs for the spillway also called ‘The Rocks.’ It will be closed throughout the day and will reopen Thursday.
It’s said that the only ones who try to predict Texas weather are fools or Yankees. The closest I came to growing up in the North was spending my formative years in north Jefferson County, Texas. So, if I’m talking about the weather, that pretty well defines me.
After eight years leading the Goose Creek CISD athletic department, Dr. Bernard Mulvaney is moving into education administration as the new principal at Highlands Junior School.
The first season for Baytown Bobcats basketball may have been pushed back a few months, but the team is full steam ahead in terms of putting a management team in place.
Ava Martinez continues to roll through the sand volleyball circuit. The 11-year-old Baytonian teamed up with Claire Canon (left) of Houston and took second place at the Austin Sports Center Back-to-School Tournament. The team went 3-2 to qualify for the gold bracket. There they won their op…
It’s hunting and fishing license renewal time. All current licenses expire on August 31. Next Monday at Midnight, you’ll need new ones unless you have a fishing license that’s good for a year from the date you bought it.