Opinion

Liza Bernstein survived breast cancer three times. But it took all she had.

AUSTIN — Texas Attorney General Ken Paxton has filed a legal brief supporting President Trump’s executive order for an immigration crackdown.

AUSTIN — Gov. Greg Abbott on Feb. 8 praised the Texas Senate’s approval of legislation to ban sanctuary cities, an item on his priority list for the current legislative session.

News

COLUMBUS — The Colorado County Commissioners’ Court will recognize the Columbus Garden Club Monday, Feb. 27 at 9 a.m.

Colorado County Habitat for Humanity (CCHfH) conducted a ground blessing ceremony last Saturday morning for Jo Stancik’s home that will be located at 640 Taylor St.

AUSTIN — The Association of Rural Communities in Texas (ARCIT) recently announced the appointment of Sealy Mayor Mark Stolarski and City Manager Larry Kuciemba as chairmen of statewide committees.

Sports

Madeline Sims of Rice competes in the deadlift during last Saturday’s Rice Powerlifting Meet at Raider Gym in Altair. Sims placed second in the 165-pound class with a total 635 total pounds.

The Columbus Lions Club will host its Annual Bill & Bub Charity Golf Tournament Saturday, April 1 at the Columbus Golf Course in Columbus.

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