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Titus Benton, current director of nonprofit operations and former pastor, will run as Democrat for District 17 of the State Senate in Katy, Texas. Benton hopes to focus on economic justice, accessible health care and voting fairness. He shows up because he believes he has the skills and work ethic to serve his neighbors through …

SAN MARCOS, Texas – In the wake of the current omicron-related COVID outbreak, and citing an abundance of caution, Texas State University has made the decision to provide distance learning through the end of January 2022. What do you want to know Due to the spike in COVID, Texas State University will deliver a large …

Denise Trauth, President of Texas State University announced Monday that all classes will be held virtually for the first two weeks of the Spring 2022 semester due to a surge of COVID-19. All classes will be temporarily moved to online/distance learning from January 18 to January 30. Texas state campuses and offices will remain open …

Brazos Bend State Park: From 8am, the park will lead a 1.2 mile hike along its 40-acre lake trail. First Day Hike stickers will be available while supplies last. Educational terminals along the trail highlight the park’s different ecosystems and wildlife. Visitors can touch various animal skins and see a newborn alligator. Daily usage fee: …

PHARR, Texas — Victor Perez, a former paraprofessional, teacher, principal, and school board member, says teachers are “overworked, underpaid, and burnt out” and he plans to do something about it . Perez, the executive director of Pharr Economic Development Corporation, recently announced that he is running for the Hidalgo County-based open seat of the State …

MONROE, Louisiana – After 10 days off, ULM returns to the field to open Sun Belt Conference play at 6:30 p.m. Thursday against Texas State. The Warhawks closed non-conference play at 4-10 after a 73-72 overtime loss to Mississippi Valley State on Monday, Dec. 20. Thursday’s match marks the seventh game in eight home matches …

Former Sugar Land adviser Himesh Gandhi has been appointed by Gov. Greg Abbot to the Texas State Board of Public Accountancy, the governor’s office announced last week. The Texas State Board of Public Accountancy ensures that certificates issued as Certified Public Accountants possess the necessary qualifications and can competently practice the profession of public accountant. …

Texas State Technical College recently honored its top graduates by recognizing those who completed their college journey through school with perfect and near-perfect grade point averages. With approximately 100 graduates marching onto the Stafford Center stage on Tuesday, Dec. 14, three from the area stood out with their perfect 4.0 GPAs. These graduates include Rodrigo …

(Photo by Joe Raedle / Getty Images) COPPELL, Texas (press release) – The following is a press release from AAA Texas: The statewide average price of gasoline in Texas is $ 2.89 for a gallon of regular unleaded fuel, according to the AAA Texas Weekend Gas Watch. This price is one cent lower than on …

SAN MARCOS, Texas (KXAN) — Laurie Clouse resigned as chief of the Texas State University Police Department in June, following an investigation that said she retaliated against a complaining employee. In her first interview since leaving, Clouse defended her tenure, refuted the findings of the investigation, and said the university retaliated against her for speaking …

ABILENE, Texas (KTAB/KRBC) – “Wreaths Across America” ​​held its annual wreath-laying ceremony Saturday, at the Texas State Veterans Cemetery in Abilene, to celebrate the Christmas holidays. Families and friends from across the Big Country came to pay their respects to veterans who were dear to them and who have since passed away. APD appoints Big …

State Representative Trey Martinez Fischer believes members of the US Senate should work as long as it takes to pass two laws. DALLAS – State Representative Trey Martinez Fischer believes members of the United States Senate should work as long as it takes to pass two laws, even if that means working on vacation. The …

ARLINGTON, Texas (KXAN) — Liberty Hill’s dream season ended just before a state championship. South Oak Cliff captured the 5A Division 2 State Championship with a 23-14 win. The Bears broke a 14-14 tie in the fourth quarter, scoring twice while shutting out the Panthers in the second half. South Oak Cliff is the first …

Jesse Gilbert was unanimously elected by the Aquarium’s Executive Committee as the new President and CEO following the departure of Tom Schmid. CORPUS CHRISTI, Texas — The Texas State Aquarium has a new president and CEO effective Thursday. Jesse Gilbert was unanimously elected by the Aquarium’s Executive Committee as the new President and CEO following …

SAN MARCOS, Texas (KXAN) — As Texas State University students head into winter vacation, dozens still don’t have the homes they signed up for. The View on the Square, a new student apartment complex under construction, has promised a move-in date for their “current lease term” before classes start in August. A spokesperson told KXAN …

Crimewatch: 1 Year Since Texas State Student Jason Landry Disappeared It’s been a year since Jason Landry, 21, disappeared on his way home from school. Her car crashed on a dirt road in Luling, her clothes, phone and wallet were all left behind. FOX 7 Austin’s Shannon Ryan reviews the case. LULING, TX – It …

COLLEGE FOOTBALL Hatcher heads to Texas State Former Arkansas State University and Pulaski Academy quarterback Layne Hatcher announced Sunday morning that he was transferring to Texas State. Hatcher has spent the past three seasons at ASU after spending his freshman year redshirted at Alabama. “I will always love the state of Arkansas and the fans …

Anyone with information about Landry’s disappearance is asked to contact Captain Jeff Ferry of the Caldwell County Sheriff’s Office at 512-956-6727. CALDWELL COUNTY, Texas – On December 13, 2020, Jason Landry, a Texas State University student, disappeared in Caldwell County en route to Houston. Landry’s family lives in Missouri City. A year after his disappearance, …

Texas had the highest number of people killed outside of a disabled vehicle from 2015 to 2019, totaling 263 people through: Gianella Ghiglino Job : December 12, 2021 / 2:00 p.m. CST / Update: December 12, 2021 / 2:00 p.m. CST HOUSTON (KAHI) – According to the latest available data from the National Highway Traffic …

Late game situations have often signaled trouble for the Lamar University women’s basketball team this season. On Friday night, the Cardinals changed that trend, using a decisive fourth quarter to claim a 63-59 win over Texas State at Montagne Center in Beaumont. Trailing by a field goal early in the final period, Lamar’s balanced offense …

OPINION AND COMMENT Editorials and other Opinion content provide perspectives on issues important to our community and are independent of the work of our newsroom journalists. READ MORE The “Metroplex’s Playground”: Palo Pinto Mountains State Park Palo Pinto Mountains State Park, west of Fort Worth, is slated to open to the public in 2023. Expand …

Some lucky Texans are lucky enough to hunt in unspoilt parts of the state! SPRING BRANCH, Texas – If you’ve ever been to a Texas state park, you’ve probably seen a gorgeous buck and thought, “Man, I’d like to shoot him!” Once a year, some people have this chance. Each year, the Texas Department of …

McALLEN, Texas (Border Report) – The Texas General Land Office has given the Department of Public Safety access to 3,100 acres of farmland to build temporary border fences in Rio Grande City, and officials State is actively asking ranchers in the rural Starr County area to lease additional land as part of the governor’s plan …

San Marcos Police are investigating a homicide at an apartment complex near Texas State University on Sunday afternoon, according to San Marcos Police. The incident happened around 2:20 p.m. at The Cottages in San Marcos located in the 1400 block of Craddock Avenue. Police said Lavonte Craig Benford, 19, was found with gunshot wounds. He …

“He brightened up the room every time you saw him,” head football coach James Keller said. SAN MARCOS, Texas — Two people have been charged with murder in connection with the death of 19-year-old Lavonte Craig Benford, which occurred in San Marcos on Sunday, November 28. On Wednesday, Dec. 8, the city of San Marcos …

JONESBORO, Ark. (KAIT) – A 48-yard field goal attempt by Blake Grupe fell to the turf at Allison Field in the dying seconds on Saturday as the Arkansas State football team gave up a game of 24 -22 against Texas State at Centennial Bank Stadium. Quarterback Layne Hatcher led A-State (2-10, 1-7 SBC) down the …

If fa-la-la-ing in the forest and singing around a campfire sounds much better than fighting the crowds in a mall or dealing with “out of stock” icons online, you have to. maybe treat yourself to an outdoor getaway. Texas State Parks filled the holiday season with special events – specifically, 80 events at 47 parks …

AMARILLO, Texas (KAMR / KCIT) – Ascension Academy athletic director and former FBI agent Tim Reid has announced his candidacy for District 31 of the Texas State Senate, a seat to be left open by State Senator Kel Seliger in 2022. Beto O’Rourke announces bid for Texas governor: what is he facing? “As an FBI …

With over 21 years of experience, Mr. Gilbert shows great promise in the next aquarium transitions. CORPUS CHRISTI, Texas – The Texas State Aquarium board of directors has appointed Jesse Gilbert, the current senior vice president and chief operating officer of the Aquarium, as interim CEO. Mr. Gilbert succeeds longtime President and CEO Tom Schmid. …

If fa-la-la-ing in the forest and singing around a campfire sound so much better than battling crowds in a mall or dealing with “out of stock” icons online, maybe you need to treat yourself to an outdoor getaway. State Parks around Texas packed the holiday season with special events — in particular, 80 events at …

Texas State University has purchased a residence for the new president northwest of the campus. (Joe Warner / Community Impact Journal) Texas State University has purchased a $ 2.9 million residence at 103 W. Laurel Lane in San Marcos, near the university’s San Marcos campus, to house the university’s next president, who is expected to …

McALLEN, Texas (Border Report) – Texas Governor Greg Abbott has deployed 10,000 state troops and National Guard units to the Texas border in support of “Operation Lone Star,” said Monday his office at Border Report. Last week, Abbott posted on social media a video showing dozens of steel shipping containers and Department of Public Safety …

History links Next game: vs. Ball State 11/26/2021 | 4:00 p.m. LUBBOCK, Texas – Texas First Year Tech Student Khadija Faye scored a career-high 22 points in a 9-on-9 shooting performance, to help the Lady Raiders claim an 83-57 non-conference victory over Texas State on Monday at United Supermarkets Arena. Tech (4-0) closed a four-game …

McALLEN, TX (Border report) – Texas Governor Greg Abbott has deployed 10,000 state troops and National Guard units to the Texas border as part of “Operation Lone Star,” his office told Border Report Monday. Abbott posted a video to social media last week showing dozens of steel shipping containers and Department of Public Safety soldiers …

LUBBOCK, Texas – The Lady Raider basketball program wraps up its four-game homestand against the State of Texas on Monday night inside the United Super Markets Arena. Last time All american Viviane Gray made her season debut Friday night against Lamar as she dropped 16 points off the bench, including the tying layup to send …

In late October, a land transaction took place that finalized one of the largest land purchases and donations of untouched coastal land in Texas when the last 1,360 acres of the Powderhorn Ranch were donated to the Texas Parks and Wildlife Department. The transaction closed on October 27. In addition to the nearly 15,000 acres …

Keiona Houser, CCU digital team 21 Texas St. TXS 3-8, 2-5 35 Coastal Carolina CCU 9-2, 5-2 Score by quarters Team 1st 2nd 3rd 4th F TXS Texas St. 0 14 seven 0 21 CCU Coastal Carolina seven seven 14 seven 35 Match Recap: Football | 20/11/2021 18:15:00 Chants recognized by 28 student-athletes on Seniors’ …

History links CONWAY, South Carolina – Coastal Carolina Football Team (8-2, 4-2 Sun Belt) to host Texas State Bobcats (3-7, 2-4 Sun Belt) in final home game of the season on the Surf Turf on Saturday , Nov. 20 at 1 p.m. ET on ESPN +. Here’s everything fans attending Saturday afternoon’s game need to …

Other editors have been criticized for the way they cover content such as abortion, masturbation, and LGBTQ + topics. AUSTIN, Texas – On Friday, the Texas State Board of Education voted to adopt new health textbooks from a single publisher after critics opposed content taught in schools on topics related to the sex education. Earlier …

History links SAN ANTONIO – The UTSA women’s basketball team returns home this Thursday to face Texas State at the Convocation Center. Tipoff is scheduled for 7 p.m. and will air on CUSA TV. The Roadrunners (0-2) opened the year with a pair of clashes against opponents from the Southland Conference, falling in the season …

Austin, Texas, November 15, 2021 – After exploring an offer for more than a month, State Representative Ina Minjarez (D-San Antonio) officially launched her campaign for the Bexar County judge on Monday, waiving his re-election to the Legislative Assembly of Texas. “During my career, I have worked to support working families, small businesses, the elderly …

Long-time South Texas state representative Ryan Guillen changes parties and kicks off his Republican re-election campaign on Monday after serving nearly two decades in the state House of Representatives as a Democrat . The change of party is another victory for the Texas GOP in South Texas, where heavily Hispanic counties that have long voted …

Mehdi Larijani wins Classic Physique at Texas State Pro-Am 2021! The 2021 Texas State Pro-Am took place on Saturday where Mehdi Larijani was able to win the award in the Classic Physics division. This is the event that brought the show to the fore in Austin, TX. Three divisions came together to qualify for the …

Longtime South Texas state Rep. Ryan Guillen is switching parties and kicking off his re-election campaign Monday as a Republican after serving nearly two decades in the state House of Representatives as a democrat. The party switch is another victory for the Texas GOP in South Texas, where heavily Hispanic counties that have long voted …

AUSTIN, TX – An 18-year-old Texas State University student has been arrested and charged with arson for a fire at an Austin synagogue, officials said. Franklin Barrett Sechriest was held on $100,000 bond for the October 31 fire at Congregation Beth Israel, KVIEW in Austin reported. The State of Texas has confirmed KXAN in Austin …

Angelina Hall and San Gabriel Hall were renamed First Five Freedom Hall and Elena Zamora O’Shea Hall respectively. SAN MARCOS, TX— Texas State University renamed two residence halls on its San Marcos campus in honor of pioneering women of color in the school’s history. Angelina Hall is now First Five Freedom Hall in honor of …

I write this with great respect because I traveled nearly two hours northwest of San Antonio to the Lost Maples State Natural Area with high hopes for awesome views of orange trees and leaves and red. Yes, there were places with colorful fall hues, but the trees weren’t quite turned yet on Friday, November 5th. …

Soccer 08/11/2021 12:05:00 Chanticleers to host Texas State in final home game of the season History links Buy tickets for a single game Purchase Parking NEW ORLEANS – The nationally ranked 21/22 Chanticleers will host the Texas State Bobcats on Saturday, November 20 at 1 p.m. ET in the final home game of the regular …

HOUSTON (KXAN) — Hours after the Astroworld festival concert, a Texas State student who traveled to the festival discovered that her hometown friend was one of eight deceased victims. Jonali Reyes said she was friends with 20-year-old Rudy Peña. They’re both from Laredo. She told KXAN that she will see him once in a while …

By ULMWarhawks.com Online Columnist Paul Letlow Much depends on this week’s injury report at Texas State. Playing without starting quarterback Brady McBride last Saturday in a 45-0 loss, the Bobcats were shut out for the first time in 19 years. As McBride treated an ankle injury, the team struggled with replacement veteran Tyler Vitt. Although …

If you’re looking for an excuse to take a day trip to Lost Maples, Garner State Park, or even Pedernales, here’s a free and patriotic one. Recognizing the work of serving and retired military personnel, the Texas Parks and Wildlife Department is waiving the daily entrance fee for all day visitors on Veterans Day, Nov. …

Part of “one of the largest remaining stretches of unspoiled coastal prairie” in Texas is on its way to becoming a state park someday. Texas Parks and Wildlife announced Thursday that the remainder of the Powderhorn Ranch – 1,360 acres – in Calhoun County has been acquired by the Texas Parks and Wildlife Foundation. Last …

More than 77% of Fort Bend County residents aged 12 and over are fully vaccinated against COVID-19 as of October 28, making Fort Bend County one of the most vaccinated counties in the state, data shows of Texas Department of State Health Services. In addition, 99.99% of residents 65 and older, the most-at-risk age group, …

After more than 30 years in office, Texas State Sen. Eddie Lucio Jr. (D-Brownsville) will not run again. Lucio announced his retirement at a press conference in Harlingen, Texas on Thursday morning. “I’m retiring, for a good reason,” Lucio told a crowd of Rio Grande Valley elected officials and reporters. “Family, and doing some of …

A Día de los Muertos altar celebrates deceased loved ones on Monday, November 1, 2021, at the Student Recreation Center. The exhibit is one of 18 altars on campus this year. Nathalie Ryan Colorful flowers, intricate papel picado, sugar skulls and photo frames take pride of place at the altars of the Texas State Campus …

Texas state was ruled out for the first time in 19 years, losing 45-0 to Louisiana on Saturday at Cajun Field in Lafayette, Louisiana. Bobcats quarterback Tyler Vitt, a MacArthur product, started for the first time this year and completed 6 of 13 passes for 42 yards with one interception. He added 94 yards on …

State Senator César Blanco, D-El Paso, announced his candidacy for re-election to the Texas Senate for District 29 on Friday. “I am running for re-election to the Texas Senate because El Paso and West Texas need a fighter who can deliver results,” Blanco said in a statement. “When I ran two years ago, I vowed …

COO Jesse Gilbert will replace while TSA interviews potential candidates. CORPUS CHRISTI, Texas – The Texas State Aquarium is looking for a new CEO. Tom Schmid is expected to leave the post on November 23. Chief Operating Officer Jesse Gilbert will replace him while TSA interviews potential candidates. Gilbert said the search for a new …

About a month before the 2021 Texas State Japanese Language Contest, Dr. Yuko Prefume (BA ’04, MSED ’06, EDD ’15), a Japanese lecturer at Baylor, asked Matthew Ho, then junior, if he wanted to participate. the competition. A little hesitant at first, and not knowing much of what that would entail, Ho said yes. That …

Next game: at Ragin ‘Cajuns 10/24/2021 | 3:00 p.m. ESPN + SAN MARCOS, Texas – Junior Catherine yarbrough, Senior Theoni Zerva and first year student Taylor Henri scored one goal apiece as the ULM football team claimed a key Sun Belt Conference road victory on Friday night over Texas State, 3-1, at the Bobcat Football …

The Legislature adjourned Sine Die for the last time this year, hopefully, after completing our third special session. Although we have accomplished many great things for the state over the past ten months, I am happy to be back in East Texas. Here are five things happening around your condition: 1. Finalized cutting maps, sent …

History links Next game: at UT Arlington 23/10/2021 | 7 p.m. ET ESPN+ October 23 (Saturday) / 7 p.m. ET at UT Arlington Story SAN MARCOS, TX – For the first time this season, and the first time since 2019, the Coastal Carolina …

TEXAS – Delta-8 THC is considered a chemical cousin to the main intoxicating ingredient in marijuana, and as its popularity has skyrocketed, states have considered its legality. What would you like to know States grapple with the legality of a popular chemical compound called delta-8 Delta-8 has recently gained in popularity and is often marketed …

ABILENE, Texas (KTAB / KRBC) – A businessman from Abilene has been appointed to the Texas State Board of Plumbing Examiners. Darrin Black was one of three Texas men appointed to the board of directors by Governor Greg Abbott with a term set to expire in September 2027. The other two named are Thomas “Tommy” …

Austin, Texas, 20 October 2021 – State Senator Kel Seliger (R-Amarillo) has announced that he will not seek re-election in Senate District (SD) 31 in 2022, leaving the seat open for a new member from West Texas or of the Panhandle. “After careful consideration and with the assurance of my family, including my noisy new …

Sign up for The Brief, our daily newsletter that keeps readers up to date with the most essential Texas news. Amarillo State Senator Kel Seliger, a Republican who has often faced Lt. Gov. Dan Patrick and who was known to be a deciding vote for his party, will not stand for re-election. “After careful consideration …

AUSTIN (KXAN) — A high-ranking Texas State Guard officer received the boot because it was deemed too heavy, according to emails — even though other members of the same physical fitness or heavier were allowed to stay, a KXAN investigation found. “I don’t understand why they expel people who have gained weight?” said Lt. Col. …

While Texas isn’t going to take the crown from North Carolina or Vermont, the Lone Star State has a fall leaf season in a few places. We’ve rounded up places where you can experience the full gamut of fall oranges, reds, and yellows near San Antonio. FROM THE EXPRESS-NEWS: Someone vandalized the ancient monkey-shaped rock …

Search for Missing Texas State Student Jason Landry Continues Near Luling TEXSAR returned for the eighth time Saturday to the area near Luling where missing Texas State student Jason Landry was last seen last December. LULING, TX – It’s been nearly 10 months since Jason Landry disappeared on his way home from Texas State University …

SAN MARCOS, Texas — Jada Gipson is laying the groundwork for her football dreams. She started out with the equipment team at Texas State University, but for the past two seasons the senior has served as a student assistant coach for the Bobcats. This is her first step in a coaching career that she has …