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Alamo Remembered by Man Who Urinated on It

Alamo Remembered by Man Who Urinated on It

The saying “Don’t mess with Texas” was just re-popularized via the hefty sentence handed down to a young man who may have made the biggest mistake of his life. The Alamo holds a great place in history and is considered particularly sacred to the residents of El Paso, TX. The structure itself, made of limestone, […]

Texas Wants Approval to Use Treated Toilet Water for Drinking

Texas Wants Approval to Use Treated Toilet Water for Drinking

The city of Wichita Falls in Texas is awaiting a decision by state regulators that would allow them to recycle treated toilet water and turn it into drinking water via a purification process. Although, as city manager Darron Leiker says, “there’s a yuck factor” involved because people are not thrilled about the idea of drinking […]

Texas Mayor Pleads Guilty to Bribery Charges for Role in Corruption Scheme

Texas Mayor Pleads Guilty to Bribery Charges for Role in Corruption Scheme

Texas Mayor Omar Leonel Vela, 36 plead guilty to federal charges of bribery and conspiracy for his role in a corruption scheme that rocked the small, border-town in August of last year. Also involved in the scheme were his father Jose Guadalupe Vela, and his brother Michael Vela. The three men were arrested in August […]

Charles Marville and His View of Paris

Charles Marville and His View of Paris

The Museum of Fine Arts, Houston presents Charles Marville: Photographer of Paris, June 15 through September 14, 2014. The retrospective looks at the 19th century French photographer, Charles Marville’s work on urban Paris. With more than 100 photographs, the exhibition will study the historical poignancy and beauty of Marville’s art photographs that span his entire […]

Texas Chupacabra Will Not Be Bothering Any Livestock

Texas Chupacabra Will Not Be Bothering Any Livestock

The small animal that was caught in Texas and had the residents of Ratcliffe running around saying they had caught the mysterious creature believed to be an actual chupacabra will not be bothering anyone or any livestock now. This is because it has been euthanized. It started receiving attention from around the country after a […]

Toddler Expelled From Daycare for Using Profanity

Toddler Expelled From Daycare for Using Profanity

Jubilee Child Development Center in San Antonio, Texas has expelled a three-year-old girl for using profanity. This faith-based daycare has a zero tolerance for profanity. Arianna is not the first child the school has released because of it; another child was banned a few months ago. Cassandra Wright, Arianna’s mother, feels the center should have […]

Texas Couple Decided to Euthanize Chupacabra

Texas Couple Decided to Euthanize Chupacabra

Every so often, there are reported sightings of the blood-sucking chupacabra. Case in point, earlier this week, it was reported that a Texas couple, the Stocks, were claiming to have captured one of the legendary creatures on their property. However, just a few days later, following pressure from the DeWitt County Game Warden, the Texas […]

Fort Hood: A Parallel of the Mass Shooting in 2009?

Fort Hood: A Parallel of the Mass Shooting in 2009?

Four people were killed Wednesday in a shooting at the Fort Hood military base near Killeen, Texas, and 16 others were injured in what many people are saying is almost a repeat of the terrible incident that occurred there a few years prior. The 34-year-old gunman, soldier Ivan Lopez, opened fire at the military base […]

Texas Couple Claim They Have Caught a Chupacabra

Texas Couple Claim They Have Caught a Chupacabra

In Texas, a couple is claiming they have caught one of the mysterious “chupacabra”. That is one of the alleged mythological animals which are supposed to attack livestock. In the small town of Ratcliffe, the citizens there believe for certain they have found the chupacabra and that this time it is alive. Ratcliffe dweller Jackie […]

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