2 Stanford economists win Nobel prize for improving auctions

STOCKHOLM (AP) — Auctions are everywhere in today’s economy. They determine how Google sells ads, what price consumers end up paying for electricity, and the way governments sell off the public airwaves to telecom companies and broadcasters. For helping make auctions run more efficiently, two Americans on Monday won the Nobel prize for economics. The […]

Firearms instructor took out gunman at Texas church service

WHITE SETTLEMENT, Texas (AP) — Alarms went off in Jack Wilson’s head the moment a man wearing a fake beard, a wig, a hat and a long coat walked into a Texas church for Sunday services. By the time the man approached a communion server and pulled out a shotgun, Wilson and another security volunteer […]

School district’s $676 Million bond package: Dance floors with thousands of mirrors, air soft gun ranges, curtains for elementary school stages, turf for sports fields, and spending at least $205,739,130 on lawyers and architects is really the way to keep children out of prison?

Conroe, August 18 – What is the solution for keeping children out of prison? Conroe Independent School District (CISD) has found it! All you, as a voter, need to do to help them is to approve the $676 million bond package CISD’s administration and Board of Trustees have set for referendum on November 5, 2019. […]

Wayne Mack’s court: wheelhouse of inappropriate behavior, employee idleness (the Davenports, Part 9)

Wayne Mack’s court: wheelhouse of inappropriate behavior, employee idleness (the Davenports, Part 9)

Image: Left to right, Wayne Mack, Precinct 1 Justice of the Peace, with the man he refers to as “my favorite Commissioner,” Precinct 1 County Commissioner Mike Meador. Montgomery and Willis, June 19 – Wayne Mack’s Precinct 1 Justice of the Peace Court, located in Montgomery and Willis, is a wheelhouse of inappropriate behavior and […]