While Santa Anna lay siege to the Alamo on Feb. 25, 1836, Gen. Jose Urrea was mopping up a forgotten fiasco known as the Matamoros Expedition.
One thing that we often hear about is the time and hassle of renewing your drivers license. We all know the stories of waiting in line for hours or not having the right documentation at the drivers license office. Last session, the Texas
This Friday is our first Valentine’s Day of the new decade. There are thousands of couples out there excited to celebrate this romantic holiday together. But what about the people who don’t have anyone to celebrate Valentine’s with?
Every 10 years, the United States conducts a population count across the country. This count is called the census and this spring the federal government will begin to count every American. These counts are important because they determine how many representatives we will have in Congress and how many federal dollars will be spent for schools, healthcare, roads and other purposes. Over $675 billion dollars is distributed every year by the federal government. By participating in the census, you are making sure that our communities are accounted for.
Throughout my different newsletters, I like to highlight different events that take place in the Coastal Bend.