Skip Navigation Links
Front Page
About GNSExpand About GNS
Arts & Culture
Business/Industry
CommunitiesExpand Communities
EducationExpand Education
Entertainment
Links Directory
Maritime
Medicine & Science
Opinion/ForumExpand Opinion/Forum
Public Safety
Transportation
Weather


BAHEP Jim Guidry Commentaries


 

 

Harris County

February 06, 2016 -- The Texas Department of Transportation on Friday announced that the Grand Parkway segments between US 290 and Interstate Highway 45 have been opened to the public. More
February 05, 2016 -- Houston Independent School District is encouraging its students to attend several upcoming college readiness fairs being held across the city. More
February 05, 2016 -- The City of Houston Department of Neighborhoods and the Neighborhood Centers Inc. Free Tax Preparation Program announce the availability of American Sign Language interpreting services for people with hearing disabilities that need help with the preparation of tax returns. More
February 05, 2016 -- Harris County Tax Assessor-Collector Mike Sullivan announced that Tuesday's tax sale, the first held at the Bayou City Event Center, resulted in collecting $3,093,764, setting a new record. More
February 05, 2016 -- Texas State Senator Larry Taylor today joined Lieutenant Governor Dan Patrick in unveiling the Pathways in Technology Early College High School. More
BayTran
February 05, 2016 -- Space Center Houston today announced that the attraction has a $73 million annual economic impact on the greater Houston area, according to a new economic study. More
February 05, 2016 -- Morgan's Point Mayor Michel Bechtel recently met with Speaker of the House Paul Ryan to discuss local storm surge protection needs and funding challenges, as part of the Economic Alliance Houston Port Region's policy trip. More
February 05, 2016 -- VisitHouston on Wednesday announced that Pamela Summers has been hired as director of tourism partnerships. More
February 04, 2016 -- The University of Houston has announced that it is featured in the Princeton Review’s 2016 edition of “Colleges That Pay You Back: Schools That Give You the Best Bang for Your Tuition Buck.” More
February 04, 2016 -- The Houston Independent School District Board of Education has outlined a tentative timeline for its superintendent search. More
February 04, 2016 -- United States Congressman Gene Green is inviting Houston-area students and parents to his Paying for College Workshop on February 8. More
February 04, 2016 -- Houston Mayor Sylvester Turner on Thursday administered the oath of office to 64 newly-named members of the Mayor’s Youth Council during an inauguration ceremony held in the City Hall Council chambers. More
February 04, 2016 -- The Harris County Department of Education will host a workshop on Friday to help teachers "empower students". More
February 04, 2016 -- The Houston Airport System today announced that passenger totals at Houston's airports surpassed 55 million in 2015, setting a new record. More
February 04, 2016 -- Houston Mayor Sylvester Turner today announced that he is leading a local delegation to San Francisco this weekend to assess its Super Bowl operations in advance of Houston hosting the Super Bowl next year. More
February 04, 2016 -- Houston Independent School District today announced that the district will face a projected $107 million budget shortfall in the 2016-2017 school year due to the state's school funding structure, which requires the district to send money to the state. More
February 04, 2016 -- John Manlove Marketing & Communications today announced that the company has been retained by the Port of Houston Authority for the port's rebranding campaign. More
February 04, 2016 -- Pasadena City Council on Tuesday voted 5-3-1, with Sammy Casados, Cody Ray Wheeler and Pat Van Houte opposed, and Cary Bass abstaining, to extend an annual contract with Bass & Meineke, LLC to purchase automotive and equipment batteries. More
February 04, 2016 -- Taylor Lake Village City Council on Wednesday voted unanimously to order an election for May 7 to elect three positions on the city council. More
February 03, 2016 -- Houston police have reported that a suspect arrested in the fatal shooting of a woman at 7227 Canda on January 3 has been charged with murder. More
February 03, 2016 -- Houston Police Chief Charles A. McClelland, Jr. recently released Uniformed Crime Report statistics revealing a 3.2 percent decrease in crime in the city for 2015 compared to the previous year. More
February 03, 2016 -- Houston Mayor Sylvester Turner, during today’s meeting of the Houston City Council, named Juliet K. Stipeche as the city’s Director of Education. More
February 03, 2016 -- The Rotary National Award for Space Achievement Foundation today announced that Bill Nye has been selected to receive the 2016 Space Communicator Award. More
February 03, 2016 -- Deer Park City Council on Tuesday voted unanimously to authorize the purchase of a 2016 Freightliner M2-106-80 Garbage Truck for the Sanitation Department. More
February 03, 2016 -- Houston Mayor Sylvester Turner today named former Houston ISD Trustee Juliet Stipeche to serve as director of education. More
February 03, 2016 -- Seabrook City Council on Tuesday voted unanimously to approve, on first reading, an amendment to the city's Code of Ordinances regarding firearms in governmental meetings to prohibit openly carried handguns, but to allow concealed weapons. More
February 03, 2016 -- Webster City Counncil on Tuesday voted unanimously to authorize negotiations with the Texas Coalition for Affordable Power, Inc. for a five-year electricity supply agreement. More
February 03, 2016 -- The Port Commission of the Port of Houston Authority on Tuesday received a report that the port handled 30.5 million tons of cargo during 2015, surpassing previous records. More
February 02, 2016 -- The Houston Independent School District has announced that Mickey Leland College Preparatory Academy for Young Men teacher Rebecca Ryan is among 12 recipients from across the state to receive the 2015 Outstanding Teaching of the Humanities Award. More
February 02, 2016 -- Houston Mayor Sylvester Turner today announced that he has accepted the retirement of Houston Police Chief Charles McClelland, effective February 26. More
Stories Continue Here
Houston Maritime Museum


Guidry News Service is headquartered in Midtown Houston.
at 4001 Fannin Street, Suite 4432, Houston, TX. 77004-4077
(409) 763 NEWS(6397)         News@GuidryNews.com
© 1996, Guidry News Service. Duplication of any part of this website in any manner is prohibited.