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Murals on Storage Tanks Depict Images of Texas Independence

Posted on · We learn about two large murals on the sides of Shell storage tanks near Beltway 8 along Hwy 225. The murals depict scenes from the Battle of San Jacinto. Each mural measures forty feet by 140 feet. The artwork was created by Native Sun Productions, a media company based in San Antonio and Valparaiso, Ind.

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What Does the Court Ruling Against Texas’ Same-Sex Marriage Ban Mean for the State?

Posted on · A federal judge in San Antonio Wednesday struck down the same sex marriage ban here in Texas. U.S. District Judge Orlando Garcia ruled the ban unconstitutional, saying it deprives citizens equal protection under the law. But he also elected to delay the effect of his ruling while the state of Texas appeals. We discuss the […]

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Sports Monday: Rockets Hit a Bump Before Facing Texas Rivals

Posted on · The Houston Rockets dropped both games in a home-and-home series against the Memphis Grizzlies over the weekend. It was a letdown after the Rockets had seemed to finally get on a roll. They had won six of their last seven entering the weekend. Now, they have to regroup, and prepare for back-to-back games against their […]