Latest Sam Houston Stories

2010-11-05 11:01:00

FORT SAM HOUSTON, Texas, Nov. 5, 2010 /PRNewswire/ -- The Army has prepared a Draft Programmatic Environmental Impact Statement (PEIS) for the proposed growth, realignment, and stationing of new and existing Army aviation assets.

2008-08-05 09:01:14

By Bayne Hughes, The Decatur Daily, Ala. Aug. 5--Decatur City Schools had mixed results in the 2007-08 test scores released Monday by the state Department of Education.

2008-06-22 12:00:28

By Bayne Hughes, The Decatur Daily, Ala. Jun. 22--Decatur City School Superintendent Sam Houston received national recognition for his contribution to Alabama's training of future superintendents and principals.

2008-06-13 18:00:28

By Ericka Mellon, Houston Chronicle Jun. 13--The Houston school board unanimously approved a $3.4 million makeover Thursday of troubled Sam Houston High School -- a reform that's won cautious praise from several national experts who say success will depend on staffing, support and leadership.

2006-07-10 13:45:41

HOUSTON (Reuters) - Writer and musician Kinky Friedman, who once sang "They Ain't Making Jews Like Jesus Anymore," may include the name by which he is best known on the ballot to choose Texas' next governor in November, the state's top election official said on Monday.

2006-03-06 08:15:00

The line of well-dressed young executives stretches down a hallway, past a table of Kinky Friedman talking action figures and straight up to the candidate for Texas governor in the black cowboy hat.

Word of the Day
  • The parings of haberdine; also, any kind of fragments.
The word 'gubbings' is a variant of the word 'gobbon', meaning 'a portion, gobbet.'