Bill King

  • Blogs

    October 19, 2010

    Cop-Beating Video Will Stay Under Seal: Judge Agrees It's Gonna Go Viral Big-Time

    Rodney King might be wondering if Houston can get along‚ÄčA federal judge has ruled that the video of Houston cops beating a 16-year-old handcuffed suspect will be kept under wraps until trial, and his reasoning gives even more credence to the theory that when it finally comes out, it's going to be ... More >>

  • Blogs

    August 23, 2010

    Now Brewing at St. Arnold's: Weedwacker and Divine Reserve 10

    Photos by John Seaborn GrayThe tasting hall at St. Arnold's Brewery​St. Arnolds's Brewery, at 2000 Lyons, is known for its steady release of fine local beer, but it's also known for its exclusive limited-run beers designed to keep Houston's beer lovers titillated. Last Thursday, I went to St ... More >>

  • Blogs

    February 5, 2009

    Bill King Not Running For Mayor Or Anything Else

    Bill King, the former mayor of Kemah and the man who is perhaps the most tireless proponent of hurricane awareness among local elected officials, has sent out an e-mail telling supporters he is not running for any elected office this year.King had been, at one point, mulling a mayoral race here in H ... More >>

  • News

    June 12, 2008

    County Attorney Candidate Vince Ryan Sues Linebarger Goggan

    Saying he deserves a bigger piece of the pie, the former city councilman serves up cherry information to his current political opponent

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    January 6, 2005

    Holiday Spirit

    A real-life Christmas move in Kemah

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    December 26, 2002

    Wall Brawl Truce

    A fragile détente settles over Kemah and Clear Lake Shores

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    July 18, 2002

    Showdown at the Shore

    Thrill to the battle of the boardwalk brawlers of Kemah versus the maulers of Clear Lake Shores. Sales-tax slugfests, counterpunches to kayo streets and a flurry of jabs have jolted city services in a municipal grudge match yet to end.

  • News

    August 9, 2001

    Forgotten Footprints

    A council candidate's past comes back to haunt him

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    September 5, 1996
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    March 21, 1996

    A Taxing Situation

    What are the penalties in Harris County's tax collection deal with Heard, Goggan?