As a member of the Facilities Names Committee, I have some observations about the process, and this issue overall, that I would like to share.
AUSTIN, Texas (AP) — Texas is becoming the most populous state to expand COVID-19 vaccine eligibility to all adults, more than a month before President Joe Biden's goal of making the shots available to anyone who wants one by May 1.
Drug deal leads to shooting injury; Man deliberately run over; Man fires shots at girlfriend
Baytown police report that a 21-year-old Baytown man was killed and his 22-year-old brother injured during a fight involving a group of men in a parking lot in the 1200 block of Missouri Street about 3:30 p.m. Saturday.
Since we are celebrating International Women’s Day on March 8, 2021, I was asked to consider writing an article featuring the late Barbara Charlene Jordan. I first met Barbara Jordan when I was a teen attending the historical Baytown George Washington Carver High School. Professor Edward Fra…
While almost all Baytown residents have full water service restored, one complex is still struggling to get all of the damaged pipes fixed.
Strong starting, finishing runs by Panthers leads to Patriot defeat
Goose Creek CISD released the final report of the Names Facilities Committee Monday night, including the names of members.
AUSTIN, Texas (AP) — Texas is lifting its mask mandate, Gov. Greg Abbott said Tuesday, making it the largest state to end an order intended to prevent the spread of the coronavirus that has killed more than 42,000 Texans.
Late 6-0 run in OT sends Patriots past Crosby in Region 3 quarterfinal
The Baytown Kroger on Garth Road was a dark place to shop on Wednesday as the store was set to close at 5 p.m. amid turned off lights, emptied freezers and refrigerators and minimal water in sight. The city continued to deal with the aftermath of a winter storm that left many without power f…
For the second time in a year, grocery outlets in Baytown have been put under duress due to natural threats and this time during the current winter storm aftermath that has left parts of the city without power and all of it, inexplicably longing for water.
Mayor Brandon Capetillo posted an update on the city’s water service this afternoon on the City of Baytown Facebook page.
As if to add insult to injury, many in Baytown, and across Texas, were not only left without water but also without power during the recent Arctic storm.
With its ability to provide services in question because of a lack of water, Houston Methodist Baytown Hospital reached out to its neighbor seeking help.
A 29-year-old Baytown man, Milko Jasso, was fatally shot about 4:40 a.m. Wednesday at a home in the 500 block of Park Street, according to Baytown Assistant Police Chief Eric Freed.
Citing “extreme weather conditions, coupled with the curtailment of natural gas supplies throughout the State of Texas,” ExxonMobil announced Tuesday it is shutting down its Baytown and Beaumont Area facilities.
Over 24 hours into the current winter storm, approximately 3.3 million Texas homes were without electricity which could be considered an improvement.
Ice storm & power outages closes schools, Lee College
The icy blast across much of the U.S. injected more confusion and frustration into the nation’s COVID-19 vaccination drive Wednesday just when it was gathering speed, snarling vaccine deliveries and forcing the cancellation of countless shots around the country.
2035. Could it happen? The liberal politicians, the greenies, the environmentalists have shut down all electrical generation except wind and solar. The USA is blanketed in a deep snow with no wind and complete overcast for 3 days. No wind or solar power can be generated. Many could freeze in…
A winter storm that sent many off the streets and searching for water, also left others seeking basic shelter from the cold.
With this latest cold spell we just tied an 1895 low temperature record. I ask all you climate change activist what was it back in 1895? No cars, no refineries, very few manufacturing facilities, no green house gases being released. What was it that caused the low temperature then? Cows and …
The ice age has come to South Texas. I have just lived through 32-plus hours of no electricity, therefore, no heat, during an extended hard freeze. It finally came on, only to go back off after 30 minutes. As of now, who knows when we will get electricity. That was just a tease.
With just a shade under three weeks left to go, baseball and softball teams are hoping to either make the expected playoff pushes or try to continue to learn in the name of program progress.
The Angelo State University Rams Clay Target Team was able to return to the range after a year lost a spring ago due to the COVID-19 pandemic and celebrate with quite the accomplishment.
If the title arouses expectations of a SPICY column, this might be a little disappointing. It’s about fishing. The first title was too long; it had to be shortened. I hope you’ll continue reading, regardless.
The La Porte Bulldogs exploded for six runs in their first at-bats and used that momentum to roll to a 12-0 win over visiting Goose Creek Memorial Tuesday. GCM (7-14) managed only four hits and committed four errors in the five-inning contest.
After a season spent playing in empty stadiums, the Houston Astros know the return of fans this year could mean a hostile reception on the road from people still angry about their sign-stealing scam.
It certainly was a welcome return to the track for the Baytown high schools Friday as once again the Rockhold Relays finally got back into the spotlight after a year missed due to the COVID-19 pandemic.
A three-run first inning set the tone and allowed the visiting Manvel Mavericks pull away for a 13-2 win over the Robert E. Lee Ganders in Baytown Tuesday. REL (7-9) was hurt by four errors.
The Sterling Lady Rangers were hit by a six-run top of the second inning by visiting Friendswood and fell 11-1 Tuesday night in a District 22-5A contest.
Everyone knows about the Big Chill that beset Texas in mid- February. But not everybody understands the severity of fish loss on the coast. Most bay fish cannot survive the frigid temperatures Texas endured. And dead fish can’t talk.
There is plenty of time left in the individual tennis season this spring, but some paths are being shaped as the area programs continue to battle the opposition, inclement weather and the COVID-19 pandemic.
It’s regulations time. TPWD annually reviews regulations and considers biological situations, law enforcement issues, and public opinion. If deemed necessary, new regulations are created. Proposals for new regulations or changes in existing ones are usually brought before the TPW Commission …