A former Alvin ISD police officer accused of having sex with a child in his Manvel Junior High office is standing trial this week after pleading not guilty to the felony charges. The girl detailed the sexual relationship in front of a Brazoria County jury Tuesday.
For anyone looking for a good stereotype founded in a bit of truth, a roll of duct tape usually offers a solid foundation. The belief is that’s the first tool a man grabs when something needs fixing, be it a tear in the pleather recliner, a broken window or a leaky tube.
As the Legislature concludes this time around, there is a lot to be said about Texas legislators. Kudos go out for bills such as efforts to improve and reform property and education taxes.
However, the Legislature doesn’t always follow through on its members’ original intentions.