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Great Investments To Buy If You Spend A Lot Of Time On A Golf Course

If you’re an avid golfer, then you will completely understand not just the art and physics involved in golf. You can also tell exactly just how elated you can be each time a well-struck shot occurs. In fact, you don’t need to be part of Augusta National to be able to relate to the thrill and excitement that comes with playing golf. If you’re among the golf enthusiasts then you know that buying some golfers’ […]

3 Benefits of VoIP That Businesses Can’t Ignore

If there is one thing that businesses simply can’t ignore, it’s the fact that the recent technological advancements have made conducting business much easier. It’s the era of technology, and if you don’t adapt to the changes being made, you and your business will be left behind in the race to excellence. On a daily basis, there are a lot of groundbreaking tools that are being developed to ease the mode of communication and provide […]

7 Successful Sales Tips for Small Business Owners

As a small business, it’s crucial that you have a sales team in place who go above and beyond their call of duty to generate as much revenue as possible for your company. Unlike the large giants who can afford to plow large amounts of cash into marketing and promoting their brand, small businesses need to be more creative in how they sell their products and services. Whether you’re new to the business world, or […]

More Than 5,200 Visitors Roared Into 2020 With a First Day Hike at a Texas State Park

AUSTIN— Visitors from every corner of the state headed to a Texas State Park on Jan. 1 to help usher in the new decade with a First Day Hike in a big way. The roaring 20’s were welcomed by 5,242 people who hiked, biked and rode a total of 9,564 miles statewide. This year, a record number of Texans visited 76 parks and participated in one of the 126 events held New Year’s Day. “So many families […]

Senators Recognize Iranian Protests, Condemn Regime Retaliation  

WASHINGTON, D.C. – U.S. Sen. Ted Cruz (R-Texas), member of the Senate Foreign Relations Committee, along with Sens. Lindsey Graham (R-S.C.), Martha McSally (R-Ariz.), James Lankford (R-Okla.), Marco Rubio (R-Fla.), Joni Ernst (R-Iowa) and Mitt Romney (R-Utah) today introduced a resolution making clear the United States Senate stands with the Iranian people. This resolution comes just days after thousands of Iranian protestors took to the streets in opposition to oppressive Iranian government policies and the […]

Harris County Attorney Vince Ryan highlights work of office to Crosby Area Retired Teachers Association

Harris County Attorney Vince Ryan met with the Crosby Area Retired Teachers’ Association at the Riley Chambers Community Center on Jan. 8. County Attorney Ryan visited the group of retired teachers to discuss the work of the County Attorney’s Office.  He discussed the role and responsibilities of the office. The Harris County Attorney’s Office is the largest County Attorney’s Office in Texas employing 115 attorneys and about the same number of support personnel. Ryan said […]

Is Your New Year’s Resolution To Find A Healthy Weight Or To Diet Yourself Thin?  

Richmond, TX…Every January thousands of people flock to the gym and vow to diet and lose weight. And, like everything else, there is a week dedicated to having a healthy weight. It is designed to celebrate healthy, diet-free living habits that will last a lifetime and prevent eating and weight problems. But, half-way through the month there is also a Ditch News Year’s Resolutions Day, so which one do you embrace? Over the years, most […]

Sens. Cruz, Cornyn on Nomination of Drew Tipton as U.S. District Judge for the Southern District of Texas  

WASHINGTON, D.C. – U.S. Sens. Ted Cruz (R-Texas) and John Cornyn (R-Texas) today released the following statements after President Trump nominated Drew Tipton to fill a judicial vacancy on the U.S. District Court for the Southern District of Texas in Corpus Christi: “I am grateful Drew Tipton has been nominated to the federal bench,” Sen. Cruz said. “Drew’s expertise and commitment to the rule of law will serve Texans well. I look forward to his […]

After a five-month hiatus, HPRA will resume its meetings

We’re Back! ~~~~~~~~ Judge Andell After a five-month hiatus, HPRA will resume its meetings but move to a monthly schedule after 27 years of near weekly meetings (about 40 a year). We are relaunching with a speech by Judge Eric Andell, who is a regular on the madcap KSEV radio show “The Three Amigos”. Judge Andell’s juvenile court deals with child abuse cases, so we will get to hear about those, and possibly information about why CPS suffers from such a bad reputation. See links: […]

Adolescents and suicide prevention

Talking to your child about suicide may be one of the most difficult and uncomfortable conversations you’ll have, but it may also be the most important. Do not be afraid of the word “suicide.” And according to research, talking to kids about suicide does not cause or increase suicide. Please read that again. By talking about suicide prevention, kids will know parents are open to discussing serious topics and parents will provide support when needed. […]