Saturday Jul 19
Weather Talk: Week in review, temperature swing & heavy rainfall
What a week for East Texas! The unusual cold front that arrived to East Texas on Monday night into Tuesday really kept us cool Thursday and Friday and provided a significant amount of rain.
The Soul Stirrers - A Short History
One of the most popular and influential gospel groups of the 20th century, the Soul Stirrers were pioneers in the development of the quartet style of gospel and, without intending it, in the creation of soul music, doo wop, and motown sound, some of the secular music that owed much to gospel.
Trinity County businesses file petition against Windstream Communications, get answer
The wheels are beginning to turn as major players within Windstream Communications have finally responded to a petition filed by dozens of Trinity County businesses last May. The petition, signed by nearly 300 residents and business owners in Trinity and Riverside, cites slow Internet service, and "poor" phone service provided by Windstream ... (more)
EPA, back off
I came across this bit of news in the Trinity, Texas, newspaper this week. There is a front-page article about Trinity County, opposing a new rule within the Clean Water Act.
Trinity man who was 'person of interest' in shooting death arrested on child sex charge
A criminal investigator with the Trinity County District Attorney's Office arrested a 29-year-old on a felony sexual performance of a child charge Tuesday morning.