Texas – Houston Informer https://houstoninformer.com Local Houston News and Texas Updates Fri, 20 Jul 2018 17:10:37 +0000 en-US hourly 1 Tour Of Downtown Houston, Out To San Jacinto Monument, Texas Dashcam – Houston Video https://houstoninformer.com/101580/tour-of-downtown-houston-out-to-san-jacinto-monument-texas-dashcam-houston-video/ https://houstoninformer.com/101580/tour-of-downtown-houston-out-to-san-jacinto-monument-texas-dashcam-houston-video/#comments Thu, 19 Feb 2015 12:05:50 +0000 http://houstoninformer.com/101580/tour-of-downtown-houston-out-to-san-jacinto-monument-texas-dashcam-houston-video/ Like Drivelapse? Friend it! http://www.facebook.com/takemytripdotcom Enjoy this tour of downtown Houston, Texas. I don’t really know exactly where I went, I … Video Rating: 4 / 5

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Explore Texas Wineries On the Holiday Trail https://houstoninformer.com/101484/explore-texas-wineries-on-the-holiday-trail/ https://houstoninformer.com/101484/explore-texas-wineries-on-the-holiday-trail/#respond Fri, 19 Dec 2014 09:07:46 +0000 http://houstoninformer.com/101484/explore-texas-wineries-on-the-holiday-trail/ This is the last weekend to participate in the Texas Bluebonnet Wine Trail holiday tour. Tickets include two specially-selected wine tastings with a paired appetizer sample at each winery on the trail. If you get your ticket stamped at six of the participating trail wineries, you’ll also receive a c… Full News here – Houston…

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Michael and Elizabeth O’Brien: The Face of Texas https://houstoninformer.com/101402/michael-and-elizabeth-obrien-the-face-of-texas/ https://houstoninformer.com/101402/michael-and-elizabeth-obrien-the-face-of-texas/#respond Tue, 04 Nov 2014 11:06:45 +0000 http://houstoninformer.com/101402/michael-and-elizabeth-obrien-the-face-of-texas/ He’s an award-winning photographer who’s worked with National Geographic, Texas Monthly and Life. She’s a former reporter for Life. Husband and wife team Michael and Elizabeth O’Brien put their talents together to capture a bit of Texas history wit… Full News here – Houston Press | Complete Issue

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Severe Thunderstorm Watch for Houston Texas on January 8, 2013 – Houston Video https://houstoninformer.com/101320/severe-thunderstorm-watch-for-houston-texas-on-january-8-2013-houston-video/ https://houstoninformer.com/101320/severe-thunderstorm-watch-for-houston-texas-on-january-8-2013-houston-video/#comments Thu, 25 Sep 2014 14:05:06 +0000 http://houstoninformer.com/101320/severe-thunderstorm-watch-for-houston-texas-on-january-8-2013-houston-video/ Severe Thunderstorm watch has been Issued for Houston Texas on Tuesday January 8, 2013 and it will bring a lot of rain and Have your iPads Charged and your C… Video Rating: 4 / 5

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The Texas Tenors https://houstoninformer.com/101293/the-texas-tenors/ https://houstoninformer.com/101293/the-texas-tenors/#respond Tue, 16 Sep 2014 09:06:46 +0000 http://houstoninformer.com/101293/the-texas-tenors/ Power trios are nothing new in rock and roll, but for opera, they’re a relatively rare combination. On the heels of the Three Tenors and the Irish Tenors come the cowboy-hatted studs The Texas Tenors. Since their debut five years ago on America’s Got Talent (they auditioned… Full News here – Houston Press | Complete…

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Mass UFO Sighting Over Houston Texas Lights Up Social Media August 2014 – Houston Video https://houstoninformer.com/101222/mass-ufo-sighting-over-houston-texas-lights-up-social-media-august-2014-houston-video/ https://houstoninformer.com/101222/mass-ufo-sighting-over-houston-texas-lights-up-social-media-august-2014-houston-video/#comments Sun, 17 Aug 2014 07:05:02 +0000 http://houstoninformer.com/101222/mass-ufo-sighting-over-houston-texas-lights-up-social-media-august-2014-houston-video/ A series of alleged UFO photos taking in Houston Texas storm social media this week leaving people baffled from what they saw. Do you believe in UFO’s, please leave your thoughts. Thanks for… Video Rating: 4 / 5

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O’Brien on dealing with heat: “It’s Texas. It’s hot” https://houstoninformer.com/101127/obrien-on-dealing-with-heat-its-texas-its-hot/ https://houstoninformer.com/101127/obrien-on-dealing-with-heat-its-texas-its-hot/#respond Mon, 28 Jul 2014 01:08:02 +0000 http://houstoninformer.com/101127/obrien-on-dealing-with-heat-its-texas-its-hot/ The hot weather is in full effect here in Houston and nowhere is it more evident than at Houston Texans training camp. Head coach Bill O’Brien was asked on Sunday about how it’s affecting practice. Full News here – KHOU – Sports

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Married, Sort Of: It’s a Confusing Time to Be Gay and Married in the State of Texas https://houstoninformer.com/100886/married-sort-of-its-a-confusing-time-to-be-gay-and-married-in-the-state-of-texas/ https://houstoninformer.com/100886/married-sort-of-its-a-confusing-time-to-be-gay-and-married-in-the-state-of-texas/#respond Thu, 17 Jul 2014 00:06:48 +0000 http://houstoninformer.com/100886/married-sort-of-its-a-confusing-time-to-be-gay-and-married-in-the-state-of-texas/ Whenever my wife used to ask me whether or not same-sex marriage would ever be legal in all 50 states, I paraphrased Atticus Finch by saying, “We won’t live to see it, or if we do, we’ll be very, very old.” I last said that less than a decade ago, and it seems that I…

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Gulf shipwrecks are ghostly reminders of Nazis off Texas coast https://houstoninformer.com/100853/gulf-shipwrecks-are-ghostly-reminders-of-nazis-off-texas-coast/ https://houstoninformer.com/100853/gulf-shipwrecks-are-ghostly-reminders-of-nazis-off-texas-coast/#respond Tue, 15 Jul 2014 14:06:56 +0000 http://houstoninformer.com/100853/gulf-shipwrecks-are-ghostly-reminders-of-nazis-off-texas-coast/ On the floor of the Gulf of Mexico sits a Nazi ship of ghosts, a sunken U-boat whose 52 crewmen died under almost a mile of water just south of the mouth of the Mississippi River. Full News here – KHOU – News – Local

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Fan attacks pitcher at baseball game in South Texas https://houstoninformer.com/100851/fan-attacks-pitcher-at-baseball-game-in-south-texas/ https://houstoninformer.com/100851/fan-attacks-pitcher-at-baseball-game-in-south-texas/#respond Tue, 15 Jul 2014 12:06:55 +0000 http://houstoninformer.com/100851/fan-attacks-pitcher-at-baseball-game-in-south-texas/ A pitcher nailed a hitter Sunday night, and one fan was not happy with the play and decided to go on the field and take matters into his own hands. Full News here – KHOU – Sports

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Astros sweep Texas, jump Rangers in standings https://houstoninformer.com/100758/astros-sweep-texas-jump-rangers-in-standings/ https://houstoninformer.com/100758/astros-sweep-texas-jump-rangers-in-standings/#respond Fri, 11 Jul 2014 02:06:48 +0000 http://houstoninformer.com/100758/astros-sweep-texas-jump-rangers-in-standings/ Robbie Grossman snapped an 0-for-28 slide with a career-high four hits and the Houston Astros climbed out of last place in the AL West, completing a three-game sweep with an 8-4 victory. Full News here – KHOU – Sports

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Family mourns death of Texas Tech baseball player who died in Lake Conroe https://houstoninformer.com/100690/family-mourns-death-of-texas-tech-baseball-player-who-died-in-lake-conroe/ https://houstoninformer.com/100690/family-mourns-death-of-texas-tech-baseball-player-who-died-in-lake-conroe/#respond Tue, 08 Jul 2014 12:07:32 +0000 http://houstoninformer.com/100690/family-mourns-death-of-texas-tech-baseball-player-who-died-in-lake-conroe/ A family is grieving a Texas Tech baseball player who died after jumping into Lake Conroe on July 4. Full News here – KHOU – News – Neighborhood News

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Severe weather threat delays Freedom Over Texas; festival-goers stick around https://houstoninformer.com/100631/severe-weather-threat-delays-freedom-over-texas-festival-goers-stick-around/ https://houstoninformer.com/100631/severe-weather-threat-delays-freedom-over-texas-festival-goers-stick-around/#respond Sat, 05 Jul 2014 14:06:46 +0000 http://houstoninformer.com/100631/severe-weather-threat-delays-freedom-over-texas-festival-goers-stick-around/ The skies threatened over Freedom Over Texas Friday evening, with rumbles of thunder and lightning slowing the festivities down. Full News here – KHOU – News – Local

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Final touches placed on Freedom Over Texas celebration https://houstoninformer.com/100591/final-touches-placed-on-freedom-over-texas-celebration/ https://houstoninformer.com/100591/final-touches-placed-on-freedom-over-texas-celebration/#respond Fri, 04 Jul 2014 00:06:47 +0000 http://houstoninformer.com/100591/final-touches-placed-on-freedom-over-texas-celebration/ The City of Houston is putting the final touches on this year’s Freedom Over Texas 4th of July celebration. Once again it takes place in Eleanor Tinsley and Sam Houston Parks along Buffalo Bayou. Full News here – KHOU – News – Neighborhood News

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Car goes into bayou in Texas City https://houstoninformer.com/100584/car-goes-into-bayou-in-texas-city/ https://houstoninformer.com/100584/car-goes-into-bayou-in-texas-city/#respond Thu, 03 Jul 2014 18:06:49 +0000 http://houstoninformer.com/100584/car-goes-into-bayou-in-texas-city/ A car went into a bayou in Texas City shortly before noon Friday, police said. Full News here – KHOU – News – Neighborhood News

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Houston Forecast: Another stormy afternoon in SE Texas https://houstoninformer.com/100453/houston-forecast-another-stormy-afternoon-in-se-texas/ https://houstoninformer.com/100453/houston-forecast-another-stormy-afternoon-in-se-texas/#respond Sat, 28 Jun 2014 00:06:49 +0000 http://houstoninformer.com/100453/houston-forecast-another-stormy-afternoon-in-se-texas/ Tornado Warnings were issued northeast of Houston just before noon Friday. Full News here – KHOU – Weather

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Texas Lottery is looking for mystery League City winner https://houstoninformer.com/100446/texas-lottery-is-looking-for-mystery-league-city-winner/ https://houstoninformer.com/100446/texas-lottery-is-looking-for-mystery-league-city-winner/#respond Fri, 27 Jun 2014 17:12:34 +0000 http://houstoninformer.com/100446/texas-lottery-is-looking-for-mystery-league-city-winner/ Texas Lottery is looking for mystery League City winner A $ 12 million Texas lottery ticket sold at this Shell convenience store Jan. 1, 2014 in League City, Texas still is unclaimed six months later. If not claimed by Monday, June 30, the ticket will expire and the winner will lose the prize. (Google Maps…

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Houston Forecast: Intense storms moving through SE Texas https://houstoninformer.com/100422/houston-forecast-intense-storms-moving-through-se-texas/ https://houstoninformer.com/100422/houston-forecast-intense-storms-moving-through-se-texas/#respond Thu, 26 Jun 2014 20:06:47 +0000 http://houstoninformer.com/100422/houston-forecast-intense-storms-moving-through-se-texas/ A Tornado Warning was issued for Galveston County until 2:45 p.m. Thursday as more intense storms moved through SE Texas. Full News here – KHOU – Weather

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Texas City police nab 1 of 2 juveniles accused in rash of car break-ins https://houstoninformer.com/100402/texas-city-police-nab-1-of-2-juveniles-accused-in-rash-of-car-break-ins/ https://houstoninformer.com/100402/texas-city-police-nab-1-of-2-juveniles-accused-in-rash-of-car-break-ins/#respond Thu, 26 Jun 2014 03:06:51 +0000 http://houstoninformer.com/100402/texas-city-police-nab-1-of-2-juveniles-accused-in-rash-of-car-break-ins/ A Texas City neighborhood is dealing with a rash of car break-ins. But what’s even more shocking is that two children are believed to be behind them. Full News here – KHOU – News – Crime

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Harris County takes legal action against Texas Industrial Box Maintenance https://houstoninformer.com/100348/harris-county-takes-legal-action-against-texas-industrial-box-maintenance/ https://houstoninformer.com/100348/harris-county-takes-legal-action-against-texas-industrial-box-maintenance/#respond Tue, 24 Jun 2014 02:06:59 +0000 http://houstoninformer.com/100348/harris-county-takes-legal-action-against-texas-industrial-box-maintenance/ Harris County is taking legal action against a business on the east side after some people started complaining that fumes from the plant were making them sick. Full News here – KHOU – News – Neighborhood News

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Texas posts 2nd straight shutout, 4-0 over Vandy https://houstoninformer.com/100279/texas-posts-2nd-straight-shutout-4-0-over-vandy/ https://houstoninformer.com/100279/texas-posts-2nd-straight-shutout-4-0-over-vandy/#respond Sat, 21 Jun 2014 08:08:20 +0000 http://houstoninformer.com/100279/texas-posts-2nd-straight-shutout-4-0-over-vandy/ OMAHA, Neb. (AP) – Nathan Thornhill and John Curtiss pitched Texas’ second straight shutout at the College World Series, and the Longhorns forced a second bracket final against Vanderbilt with a 4-0 victory Friday. Full News here – KHOU – Sports

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Man sentenced to 50 years for assaulting 2 Texas City police officers https://houstoninformer.com/100244/man-sentenced-to-50-years-for-assaulting-2-texas-city-police-officers/ https://houstoninformer.com/100244/man-sentenced-to-50-years-for-assaulting-2-texas-city-police-officers/#respond Thu, 19 Jun 2014 23:06:47 +0000 http://houstoninformer.com/100244/man-sentenced-to-50-years-for-assaulting-2-texas-city-police-officers/ A man was sentenced to 50 years in prison for assaulting two Texas City police officers, Galveston County Criminal District Attorney’s Office announced Thursday. Full News here – KHOU – News – Neighborhood News

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Vince Young retires; job with Texas next? https://houstoninformer.com/100134/vince-young-retires-job-with-texas-next/ https://houstoninformer.com/100134/vince-young-retires-job-with-texas-next/#respond Sun, 15 Jun 2014 20:06:44 +0000 http://houstoninformer.com/100134/vince-young-retires-job-with-texas-next/ We may have seen the last of Vince Young in the NFL. Full News here – KHOU – Sports

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Summer Bummers: Four Outdoor Texas Festivals That Went South https://houstoninformer.com/100070/summer-bummers-four-outdoor-texas-festivals-that-went-south/ https://houstoninformer.com/100070/summer-bummers-four-outdoor-texas-festivals-that-went-south/#respond Fri, 13 Jun 2014 04:07:27 +0000 http://houstoninformer.com/100070/summer-bummers-four-outdoor-texas-festivals-that-went-south/ Texas Me Free Press Summer Fest dodged a pretty serious bullet this year. When festival officials announced that the grounds around Eleanor Tinsley Park needed to be evacuated around 2 p.m. on May 31, some of us who were there had visions of pandemonium at the exits and the kind of … Full News here…

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Open Carry Texas stages demonstration in Galleria area https://houstoninformer.com/99948/open-carry-texas-stages-demonstration-in-galleria-area/ https://houstoninformer.com/99948/open-carry-texas-stages-demonstration-in-galleria-area/#respond Sun, 08 Jun 2014 00:07:54 +0000 http://houstoninformer.com/99948/open-carry-texas-stages-demonstration-in-galleria-area/ There were some scary moments for some in the Galleria area on Saturday. Full News here – KHOU – News – Local

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