The Democrat and Republican with a chance of filling an empty House District 25 seat for the first time in decades laid out their priorities at a live-streamed forum.

Every September, Our Lady Queen of Peace Catholic School honors two birthdays with a food drive — Blessed Mother Mary on Sept. 8, and Sister Antoinette Peltier on Sept. 14. This year's drive brought in more than 4,000 items which will be distributed to local organizations.

Marva Doss, a counselor on my staff at His Love Counseling Services for more than 30 years and a retired professor of psychology at Brazosport College, said this to me on the first day of autumn, “God has blessed individuals with life because he loves them. God has made the decision to love …