Brock Osweiler trade marks Houston’s Independence Day – Houston Chronicle

Houston Chronicle Brock Osweiler trade marks Houston's Independence DayHouston ChronicleHouston Texans quarterback Brock Osweiler (17) walks off the field after not converting on fourth down against the New England Patriots during the fourth quarter of an NFL football game at Gillette Stadium on Thursday, Sept. 22, 2016, in Foxborough, Mass.How the Houston Texans brilliantly escaped […]

Raw milk cheese linked to two listeria deaths in US – BBC News

TIME Raw milk cheese linked to two listeria deaths in USBBC NewsTwo people have died and four more have fallen ill following an outbreak of listeria linked to recalled cheese in several eastern US states. Officials say it was probably caused by a soft raw milk cheese called Ouleout from Vulto Creamery in New York […]

US added 235000 jobs in February; unemployment rate dropped to 4.7 percent – Washington Post

Washington Post US added 235000 jobs in February; unemployment rate dropped to 4.7 percentWashington PostThe U.S. economy added 235,000 jobs in February, according to government data released Friday, surpassing economists' expectations and probably clearing the way for the Federal Reserve to raise interest rates this month. The unemployment rate ticked …Trump Points to Drudge's 'Great Again' […]

ICYMI: Secretary Pablos Addresses Opening Session of 85th Texas Legislature – satPRnews (press release)

satPRnews (press release) ICYMI: Secretary Pablos Addresses Opening Session of 85th Texas LegislaturesatPRnews (press release)It is a tremendous honor to gavel in the 85th Legislative Session, and assume an office first held by the great Stephen F. Austin. I am extremely grateful to Governor Abbott for his trust and confidence in me to execute the […]

Border Patrol ‘tunnel rats’ plug underground passages 

ELLIOT SPAGAT, Associated Press SAN DIEGO (AP) — They are known in the U.S. Border Patrol as “tunnel rats” — agents who go in clandestine passages that have proliferated on the U.S.-Mexico border over the past 20 years to smuggle drugs. The Associated Press joined the Border Tunnel Entry Team, as it is formally known, […]

US adds 235K jobs, unemployment rate falls to 4.7 pct. 

CHRISTOPHER S. RUGABER, AP Economics Writer WASHINGTON (AP) — U.S. employers added a robust 235,000 jobs in February and wages rose at a healthy clip, a sign the economy remains on solid footing after nearly eight years of recovery. The Labor Department says the unemployment rate fell to a low 4.7 percent from 4.8 percent. […]

Court unanimously ousts South Korea’s leader for corruption 

HYUNG-JIN KIM, Associated Press FOSTER KLUG, Associated Press SEOUL, South Korea (AP) — South Korea’s Constitutional Court removed impeached President Park Geun-hye from office in a unanimous ruling Friday over a corruption scandal that has plunged the country into political turmoil and worsened an already-serious national divide. The decision capped a stunning fall for the […]

Stewart announces candidacy for Montgomery County Clerk in 2018 GOP Primary Election

Conroe, March 9 – Montgomery County native Jeanie Stewart has announced her candidacy for Montgomery County Clerk in the 2018 Republican Primary Election. Mark Turnbull, the longtime County Clerk, has not announced whether he will run for re-election to serve another term after his term expires on January 1, 2019. The County Clerk maintains real […]

BREAKING NEWS: SHSU Medical School to locate at Conroe’s Grand Central Park, CEDC Director Welch announces at vibrant Montgomery County NAACP meeting

BREAKING NEWS: SHSU Medical School to locate at Conroe’s Grand Central Park, CEDC Director Welch announces at vibrant Montgomery County NAACP meeting

IMAGE: Fred Welch (left), Executive Director of the Greater Conroe Economic Development Council, and Carl White (right), President, Montgomery County Chapter, NAACP, at the NAACP’s monthly meeting on March 9, 2017. Conroe, March 9 – Fred Welch, Executive Director of the Greater Conroe Economic Development Council (CEDC) announced at a vibrant meeting of the membership […]