Latest Bexar County, Texas Stories

2014-05-22 23:12:05

In partnership with San Antonio Sports, the SeaWorld Copa Rayados Internacional will expand its tournament opportunities and activities for over 10,000 attendees to enjoy. The event hosted by Mexican pro club Monterrey Rayados, which takes place during Thanksgiving week November 26-30, 2014, will become part of the Bexar County Games presented by Ancira, with SeaWorld San Antonio hosting the opening ceremonies. San Antonio, TX (PRWEB) May 22, 2014 In partnership with San Antonio Sports,...

2013-07-25 23:26:33

The Adult Detention Center located in Bexar County, TX works with Walker Reid Strategies and is rewarded though the EPAct Gives Back™ Program for taking initiative in energy conservation. Belton County, Texas (PRWEB) July 25, 2013 Through the use of energy efficient technology, Bexar County has significantly reduced energy consumption and carbon emissions at the Adult Detention Center. Specifically, the lighting technologies implemented into the buildings have met and exceeded the...

Blind Spider Discovery Halts Development Of Texas Highway
2012-09-10 09:57:33

Lawrence LeBlond for redOrbit.com - Your Universe Online What has eight legs, is no bigger than a dime, and can stop a $15-million-dollar highway construction project? Why of course, it´s a Braken Bat Cave Meshweaver! It seems the San Antonio, Texas underpass project was halted when the rare spider was discovered after rain exposed a 6-foot-deep natural hole in a highway median at Texas 151 and Loop 1604. The endangered arachnid, which had not been seen in more than 30 years, gave...

2011-06-28 07:00:00

SAN ANTONIO, June 28, 2011 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The Defense Transformation Institute (DTI), in collaboration with the 502 Air Base Wing/ Joint Base San Antonio (JBSA) is hosting the JBSA Sustainable Energy Workshop 2011 on July 12 at The Pearl Stable in San Antonio, Texas. This year's workshop will feature presentations by Brig Gen Leonard Patrick, the Commander of JBSA, and energy managers from JBSA components at Lackland AFB, Randolph AFB, and Ft. Sam Houston. The workshop will...

Word of the Day
  • The navel or umbilicus.
  • In Greek archaeology: A central boss, as on a shield, a bowl, etc.
  • A sacred stone in the temple of Apollo at Delphi, believed by the Greeks to mark the 'navel' or exact center-point of the earth.
'Omphalos' comes from the ancient Greek.