Last fall the Houston Press asked readers to send in nominations of people who were breaking new ground in the arts around here.The lucky winners have been named and will be getting a $2,000 check at a dinner Saturday and -- perhaps more importantly -- they are profiled in the Press today. (Well, ma ... More >>
Michael Lyddon slept on this bench at night because he had nowhere else to go. According to elected officials in Fort Bend, though, he doesn't exist
A non-drinking student punished by her high school -- after being convicted of nothing -- fights back
A raid on an end-of-year teen party leads to heavy-duty punishments and angry parents
What could be safer than dropping your kid off at the movies? A lot of things, as it turns out.
A new Houston voting bloc reaches toward empowerment
Fort Bend is putting an end to racing teachers and kids through half-day kindergarten. But too many other districts still haven't wised up.
Fort Bend ISD snaps up the former school superintendent's church for a mere $4.25 million
A "Learning How to Survive (at) CEP" sidebar
Fine words and policies are wonderful. Unless there's a secret subtext, with a different set of dos and don'ts.
What the heck is making those kids and teachers sick at T.H. Rogers?
If only there were school prayer. If only it were that simple.
Rachelle Anderson just took super Girl Scout honors. And it wasn't hustling cookies that got her there.
The city of Houston is exploiting loopholes in state law to lavish big bucks on private developers
While some Houston parents fight what they charge is "a river of Ritalin" running through the schools, one father has gone to court to try to prove that, for his son, Ritalin use is Ritalin abuse.