BY PATRICK SVITEK, Texas Tribune; Additional reporting by Matt Pierce, Southside Light News Republican leaders in five Texas counties shared racist Facebook posts, some of which also floated conspiracy theories, leading Gov. Greg Abbott to call […]
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It seems that the last thing anybody would need right now is for there to be more tension involving race, inequality and politics. But by simply sharing a social media post, Nueces […]
It has been pretty decent weather around our area for the past few weeks, except for the stray shower here and there, which we all know is expected this time of year. […]
Matt Pierce Over here on the city’s south side situated right on Saratoga sits what is left of a legendary Texas cafeteria chain. It has been empty since March 31, 2020, but […]
Although people will always travel and write about their experiences, it remains unclear how the travel writing form will look after Covid-19. How Travel Writing May Look After the Pandemic You know […]
Each night for the past week Americans across the country have heard stories about protests, riots, police and military intimidation, and political oppression or inaction. What we really need to be doing […]
Tropical Storm Cristobal remains situated over Mexico on Wednesday afternoon. According to the latest advisory from the National Hurricane Center, at 4:00 pm CDT, Cristobal was moving towards the Southeast at 3 […]
Welcome to the new and improved website! You asked us for a more in depth, classic and easy to navigate site and we are delivering it to you. Our “old” site will […]