The success of a school district and its students does not lie solely in the hands of great teachers and administrators, but also in the steadfast support of its community. In the Clear Creek Independent School District, dedicated community members volunteer their time and efforts by contributing to the quality of life for our schools and the growing number of students within the District. Each year the District’s Board of Trustees asks stakeholders to nominate community members who champion CCISD and are deserving of a very special award.Read More
After an extensive review process and passing a major development milestone, NASA is ready to proceed with final design and construction of its next Mars rover, currently targeted to launch in the summer of 2020 and arrive on the Red Planet in February 2021.Read More
Physicians at Houston Methodist St. John Hospital in Nassau Bay are encouraging Bay Area residents – especially those who are expecting or who plan to become pregnant soon – to take common-sense precautions against the Zika virus.
“Zika can have serious consequences for unborn babies, but the good news is that it can easily be prevented with a few simple safeguards,” says Sri Gottimukkala, M.D., of Houston Methodist Obstetrics & Gynecology Associates at St. John. “For women in their child-bearing years, the best approach is to be cautious and make certain that you and your partner are protected.”Read More
After an almost five-year journey to the solar system’s largest planet, NASA’s Juno spacecraft successfully entered Jupiter’s orbit during a 35-minute engine burn. Confirmation that the burn had completed was received on Earth at 8:53 p.m. PDT (11:53 p.m. EDT) Monday, July 4.Read More
By Jeannie Peng Mansyur
Help is wanted in the petrochemical industryRead More
In fact, help is wanted so much that approximately 11,430 direct employees and resident contractors in the combined operations, maintenance and engineering occupations will be needed to replace attrition and fill newly-created positions in the petrochemical industry by December 2019, according to Chad Burke, president and CEO of the Economic Alliance Houston Port Region.
University of Houston-Clear Lake honored hard work and persistent dedication at the annual Faculty and Staff Awards.
UHCL President William A. Staples, Senior Vice President for Academic Affairs and Provost Carl A. Stockton, and Vice President for Administration and Finance Michelle Dotter presented 116 honors at the event, marking more than 1,510 combined years of service to the university.Read More
DEE COVER, the new president of the Assistance League of the Bay Area, was installed, along with President-elect Ann-Marie Doolin, when the philanthropic organization held its annual meeting in South Shore Harbour Resort’s Marina Plaza Ballroom.Read More
By Capt. Joe Kent
We are entering the two prime months for Texas offshore fishing and anglers are asking if we are going to see a repeat of last year’s offshore fishing season.
You may recall that heavy flooding during the spring of 2015 adversely affected offshore fishing until well past Labor Day. Traditionally, the best action offshore involving the widest variety of fish occurs between late June and early September.Read More
On July 4, NASA will fly a solar-powered spacecraft the size of a basketball court within 2,900 miles (4,667 kilometers) of the cloud tops of our sola...Read More