Nine people were arrested on illegal gambling charges after five stores were raided in Eagle Lake and Garwood last Friday by the Texas Department of Public Safety Criminal Investigation Division, C

COLUMBUS — After more than three years of planning and seven months of construction, the new Columbus Visitors Center will officially open next week.

Sanford Quest Schmid, a devoted apiarist and philanthropist who provided college tutitions for deserving students, of La Grange passed away on Feb. 13. He was 98.


AUSTIN — Gov. Greg Abbott traveled to Rockport and Houston on Feb.

The U.S. Department of Health and Human Services just proposed a rule that could dramatically lower seniors’ out-of-pocket drug spending.

AUSTIN — Gov. Greg Abbott on Feb.


The La Grange Lady Leps not only posted a 4-2 record in last week’s Leadoff Classic in Brenham, but also among the weekend highlights was a photo opportunity with Houston Astros Hall of Famer Craig

KATY — The Lady Cardinals had a season to remember.

Senior middle infielder Julissa Llanos of Rice signed a national letter of intent to continue her softball career with Blinn College in Brenham on Monday.

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