Sprint Nextel Corporation

  • Blogs

    September 25, 2014

    You Can Now Text 911 in Harris and Fort Bend Counties

    We still suggest picking up the phone and calling 911 if you've got a dire emergency. But as of this week, Verizon and T-Mobile customers in Harris and Fort Bend counties can text 911. According to the Greater Harris County 911 Emergency Network, text-to-911 can be a lifeline in cases where it's t ... More >>

  • Blogs

    September 17, 2014

    When a Lesson Took a Dangerous Turn, a Room Full of Firefighters Couldn't Save Neal Smith

    Firefighter Neal Smith was almost out of the second floor of the six-story training tower when he became disoriented and fell to his knees. Smith had excelled through the first day's exercises, and he was doing fine on day two. He was one of a few to clear a bunker with air left in his tank; others ... More >>

  • Blogs

    September 13, 2010

    7-Cent Gas Likely Equals One Big Traffic Headache In Cypress

    The return of gas lines!​Want to fill up your gas tank for 7 cents a gallon? Then be sure to hit the Murphy gas station at 26272 Northwest Freeway in Cypress from 7-9 a.m.Tuesday.Sprint is promoting its new pre-paid cell, Common Cents Mobile, by letting folks fill up for that extremely l ... More >>

  • Calendar

    February 25, 2010

    Shadowbox Cinema

    My body's too Boob-alicious for ya, babe

  • News

    August 6, 2009

    A Darker Look at Che's Revolution

    After Guevara destroyed his family and his fortune, Gustavo Villoldo hunted the revolutionary leader to his grave.

  • Blogs

    December 16, 2008

    TDCJ Comes Up Against The Cell Phone Companies

    A lot of people who read about the epidemic of cell phones in Texas prisons had a basic question -- if you can't discover and confiscate the things, why not just block them? Set it up to jam transmissions in the prison?It turns out TDCJ has thought about that, but it's easier said than done.The pris ... More >>

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    May 1, 2008
  • News

    January 12, 2006

    Roller Grrrls

    They're tough, fast and back on track

  • News

    May 13, 2004

    Captive Market

    Companies complain that they can't compete against convict labor

  • Music

    December 25, 2003

    The Class of '03

    Grab your gift certificates and trade in your white elephants -- here's what you really wanted for Christmas

  • News

    October 9, 2003
  • News

    June 7, 2001

    Red Light, Green Light

    With billboards of windmills promising gentle, nonpolluting energy, Green Mountain offers Texans a new power avenue. Will they take it? Should they?

  • News

    August 10, 2000

    Science Friction

    Architect Constance Adams designed an inflatable house that could take American astronauts to Mars. NASA wants to build it, but Congress keeps bursting the bubble.

  • News

    May 20, 1999

    Calling the Shots

    In the Southwestern Bell and AT&T slugfest over supposed consumer savings, the biggest sucker punch of all is headed your way