More Than a Garage Sale has Grand Reopening in Hempstead

More Than a Garage Sale has Grand Reopening in Hempstead

Friday and Saturday, August 8 and 9, the More Than a Garage Sale had their Grand...

Jaybird Woodpecker Battle reenactment August 16

Jaybird Woodpecker Battle reenactment August 16

This group of men and women gathered at the McFarlane House last Saturday afternoon before walking...

TEXAS TENNIS HALL OF FAME announces the CLASS OF 2014

TEXAS TENNIS HALL OF FAME announces the CLASS OF 2014

WACO, TEXAS – August 8, 2014 – The Texas Tennis Museum and Hall of Fame is proud to announce its...


Paving for Brookshire’s Depot Street

Some long awaited street paving for Brookshire is finally coming to fruition through the Brookshire Economic Development Corporation. The EDC decided to pave this street months ago and recently completed the bidding process for the work.

Jaybird Woodpecker Battle reenactment August 16

This group of men and women gathered at the McFarlane House last Saturday afternoon before walking over to Morton Street to retrace the steps of the Jaybird Woodpecker Battle, which took place here in 1889. They will be re-enacting the battle at 6 p.m. this Saturday, August 16 in front of City Hall on Morton at 4th Street in Richmond. Free and open to the public!

TEXAS TENNIS HALL OF FAME announces the CLASS OF 2014

WACO, TEXAS – August 8, 2014 – The Texas Tennis Museum and Hall of Fame is proud to announce its Class of 2014. This year’s inductees are President George H. W. Bush and the Honorable James A. Baker, III (to be inducted jointly), Chris Bovett and Susan Shelby Torrance.

RISD JH Cheerleaders are fired up for football

By LaRay Odum

The Royal Junior High Cheerleaders attended a UCA Cheer Camp at Great Wolf Lodge in Grapevine, Texas July 24-26. The girls worked very hard to learn some new cheers and dances to perform for the fans this upcoming school year. On the final day, they performed an exhibition of one dance and one cheer for the high school squads that were in attendance at the camp. Three of the Royal Cheerleaders were named All-American based on outstanding cheerleading skills they demonstrated at camp tryouts: Bailey Hubbard, Shauna Odum, and Bailey Vinson.

Is fracking dangerous for our health?

(NAPSI)—Concerns surrounding the potential effects of hydraulic fracturing (also known as fracking) on public health and our environment have policymakers, industrialists and scientists looking to address critical questions about safety.

Meet the Bobcats August 14

The Hempstead Athletic Booster Club is sponsoring a "Meet the Bobcats" night at Bobcat Stadium on Thursday, August 14. Hamburgers, chips, and cold drinks will be provided free of charge to the public starting at 6:30 p.m. The kick-off will begin at 7:00 p.m. where you can meet this year's Bobcats and Ladycats. Come out and show your support.