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Posts on ‘September 8th, 2017’

Friday random eleven – Be all that you can be

Going to eleven this week because I felt like it. 1. Be Good Johnny – Men At Work 2. Be Like The Man – Mieka Pauley 3. Be Like You – Asylum Street Spankers 4. Be My Baby – The Ronettes 5. Be My Daddy – Trish & Darin 6. Be Nice To Me – […]

Lawsuit filed over Crosby plant explosion

This ought to be fun to watch. Seven first responders who were exposed to fumes from a chemical fire last week at a Crosby, Texas, manufacturing plant have filed suit against the plant’s owner, alleging that the company’s negligence caused them “severe bodily injuries.” The plaintiffs, who include police officers and medical personnel, say in the […]

Two GOP State Reps seek Senate promotions

Item One: State Rep. Cindy Burkett, R-Sunnyvale, launched a challenge Tuesday to state Sen. Bob Hall of Edgewood, setting up a Republican primary clash in North Texas. “I am proud of what I have accomplished for Texas and for all people who share my conservative values,” Burkett said in a news release. “Serving in the […]

Most but not all HISD schools will open Monday

Here’s the latest. Nine storm-damaged Houston ISD campuses will remain temporarily closed when many district students return to classes for the fall following a two-week delay caused by Hurricane Harvey, Superintendent Richard Carranza said Thursday. Meanwhile, students at nearly 80 schools won’t return to classes until either Sept. 18 or Sept. 25. District officials released […]