Since 2016, Al and Ivonne Olvera from Lake Jackson have spent their time showing and breeding boxers, and they have quite a few ribbons to show for it.
Editor’s note: This week we present a special edition of Yesteryears reprinting local residents’ reaction to the Apollo moon landing published from the July 21, 1969, edition of The Facts.
As a new resident to Texas by way of South Carolina, I’ve been enjoying the exposure to species of birds and other wildlife I wasn’t used to seeing back home. I’ll be walking down the street, and right there not 2 feet from the sidewalk is a yellow-crowned night heron fishing for a snack. Or…
Are you enjoining this heat, rain, heat, rain … sauna!? I must say I am. The only thing wrong with this summer is I seem to not be able to get my summer wardrobe together. I don’t know why it has to be so hard, but it is.
When: 10 a.m. Wednesday Where: The Clarion at Brazosport College, 500 College Drive. Cost: Tickets $8. Info: Call The Clarion box office at 979-230-3156 or visit clarion.braziosport.edu.
It’s not every day you meet House Speaker Dennis Bonnen, let alone have him take you on a tour of the Texas Capitol, but a group of lucky teenagers were treated to that experience and more as part of the Boys State program.
The Brazoswood High School graduate excelled in a merit scholarship program that opened the door to what kind of colleges he could go to and afford.
As summer has rolled around and temperatures have steadily increased, the activity levels of many organisms have also increased. Mammals, insects, birds and even plants are enjoying the warmer weather and plentiful resources. However, one group’s increased activity levels can lead to particu…
The third season of the popular Netflix series "Stranger Things" continues its successful run, offering Netflix fans a binge-worthy experience.
After her husband said something very derogatory at a family party, the family is trying to make his wife choose between them and her marriage.
Vickey Livingston retired this month after 45 years with TDECU and with that comes a certain perspective with working in the corporate world.
Be sure to cut these recipes out, and even more importantly, go to this event. I am going to try and make it. I would love the chicken salad and the blueberry pound cake.
My new friend, Peter, loves museums. I thought, me, not so much, but we happened upon the Freeport Museum and it was closed. We peeked in the window and there were some really nice folks in there.
‘Spider-Man: Far From Home’ Stars: Tom Holland, Jake Gyllenhaal, Samuel L. Jackson, Zendaya. Director: Jon Watts Rating: PG-13 Connor’s take: Solid and full of heart, the Spider-Man series is in good hands with Tom Holland. 4/5 stars
With high winds and currents occurring during these past spring and summer months, more Portuguese man of war have been observed washed ashore along the Texas Coast.
DEAR ABBY: My sister is driving me and our other sister nuts. There are five years between the three of us. We are all seniors who live in the same city and have always been close.
July already! What’s happened to the time passing so fast? It seems like only last week when I was in high school I thought it would never end. Now here I am on the down side of middle aged, and I’m not liking it. But, as they say, (whoever "they" are) it beats the alternative. Yeah it does.
Christian band After Grace, from Mountain Home, Arkansas, headlined the Celebrate America event July 1, 2018. The event program included a video tribute to late pastor Dale Frankum of Brazoria First Assembly.
I don’t think much has happened that you would be very interested in since I talked to you last Sunday. But I had lots of questions about the Gypsy Joint and eating garbage there.
It’s that time of year again when it takes something pretty cool (pun intended) to get me outside on the weekend. Since I spend a good part of my work days outside, I’m pretty fond of sitting in the air conditioning on summer weekends.
DEAR ABBY: My son and his fiancee, “Breanna,” have planned a destination wedding in another country. Breanna’s mother’s family vacations there every couple of years, so they decided to have the wedding there when her extended family will be vacationing.
My new friend and I had a lovely evening in Galveston yesterday. We had a nice drive home on the Blue Water Highway coming home. Of course it was dark, but we knew the view was beautiful because we went to Galveston during the sunlight part of the day.