yourbasin.com — 1+ hour, 26+ min ago
Discover Odessa launches mobile Jackrabbit Jamboree Trail
ODESSA, Texas (Nexstar)- Discover Odessa, the official tourism organization for Odessa, is launching ... the Jackrabbit Jamboree Trail, a passport program that aims to promote the local jackrabbits scattered ... We're excited to see the jackrabbits bring joy to our community once again," said Mary Rains, Marketing ... Discover Odessa is encouraging all participants to take a selfie with the rabbit and post to Facebook ... Tschauner, Director of Discover Odessa. ... ...
dallasnews.com — 1+ hour, 56+ min ago
4 in 5 hotels in Texas are Asian American-owned, new study reveals
Representatives of the Asian American Hotel Owners Association, Texas Division, take the stage during ... The AAHOA convention hosted at the Kay Bailey Hutchison Convention Center welcomed 6,000 attendees, making ... The study reveals the scope of the Asian American Hotel Owners Association's influence in Texas business ... (Brandon Wade / Special Contributor) Asian American-owned hotels make up 89% of all hotel properties ... and the Asian American Hotel Owners Association. ... ...
houstonchronicle.com — 4+ hour, 6+ min ago
Abbott, other Texas politicians got cash boost from energy industry after passing power grid bills
Disclosure: Calpine, CenterPoint Energy, NRG Energy, Oncor, University of Texas at Austin and University ... behalf of the Lone Star State,” spokeswoman Renae Eze said. ... power grid supply chain — Calpine, Centerpoint, NRG Energy, Oncor and Vistra — or their top executives ... CenterPoint said: “In this case, CenterPoint Energy Political Action Committee made public contributions ... Javaid Anwar and Douglas Scharbauer — all three whom could not be reached for comment — combined to contribute ... ...
houstonchronicle.com — 4+ hour, 16+ min ago
Texas gets commitment from 3-star LB Eoghan Kerry
of Mater Dei High School in Santa Ana, Calif. ... , North Dakota State and Texas. ... He tweeted out a commitment note to the Longhorns after whittling his list down to UCLA, Colorado, Arizona ... AUSTIN — Texas on Wednesday picked up a verbal commitment from class of 2022 linebacker Eoghan Kerry ... Several Ivy League programs (Columbia, Penn and Yale) were also recruiting Kerry. ... ...
houstonchronicle.com — 4+ hour, 16+ min ago
Texas' Chris Del Conte off College Football Playoff selection committee
on the College Football Playoff selection committee. ... The Wichita Eagle first reported the news Wednesday morning, adding that Kansas State athletic director ... A Texas source confirmed Del Conte would not be part of the CFP selection committee moving forward, and ... Gene Taylor would replace Del Conte, who was appointed to a three-year term beginning this spring. ... AUSTIN – Texas athletic director Chris Del Conte will no longer serve as the Big 12’s representative ... ...
chron.com — 4+ hour, 22+ min ago
Judge blocks Texas troopers from stopping migrant transports
Hidalgo County Judge Richard Cortez, a Democrat who is the top elected official in the Rio Grande Valley ... District Judge Kathleen Cardone of El Paso is at least a short-term victory for the Biden administration ... policy at the Department of Homeland Security, who singled out the Rio Grande Valley for having the ... On Monday, the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention renewed emergency powers that allow federal ... AUSTIN, Texas (AP) — A federal judge Tuesday blocked Texas from allowing state troopers to stop vehicles ... ...
usatoday.com — 4+ hour, 57+ min ago
Tokyo Olympics live updates: Big day for Team USA squads; men's track and field look for first gold medal
Mandi Wright, Mandi Wright-USA TODAY Sports August 4, 2021; Team Serbia shooting guard Ana Dabovic ... August 4, 2021: Team United States driver Luca Cupido (6) throws the ball against Spain in a men's water ... Track & Field team will attempt to get their first gold medal of these Games as they have favorites Ryan ... Summer Games at Tatsumi Water Polo Centre. ... the Tokyo 2020 Olympic Summer Games at Tatsumi Water Polo Centre. ... ...
dallasnews.com — 4+ hour, 59+ min ago
A European author went back in time to start an "80s punk rock band in Texas
(Deep Vellum Press) Benjamin Villegas has created the Forrest Gump of '80s Texas punk. ... (Kathryn Williams / CultureHype) Spanish author Benjamin Villegas' "ELPASO: A Punk Story" manages ... Kennedy, but ELPASO won the approval of Scratch Acid front man David Yow after a performance at Liberty ... His characters also attend actual events, like concerts from bands including the Ramones, Black Flag, ... TSOL and Black Sabbath. ... ...
dallasnews.com — 5+ hour, 10+ min ago
Texas Rangers to open 2022 season at Globe Life Field vs. Joey Gallo, New York Yankees
Texas Rangers to open 2022 season at Globe Life Field vs. ... Joey Gallo, New York Yankees See the Rangers' full schedule for next season. ... They will visit the Miami Marlins and New York Mets each for a three-game road series. ... slate that kicks off March 31, 2022 at Globe Life Field. ... In their season-opening series, the Rangers will host Joey Gallo and the New York Yankees in a four-game ... ...