Houston Baptist University decides the best way to grow is to start a football team for the first time in its 50-year history.
A Texas Christian University professor's e-mail to his "students of color" backfired when some of the recipients felt a little creeped out. Inside Higher Ed ran Assistant Professor of Religion Santiago Pinon's e-mail, which invited "all my students of color to get together and discuss the challenge ... More >>
....merchandise royalties! Indeed, while the on the field product for football has regressed to "decidedly average with hope this season" and the on the court product for basketball has devolved to "just plain bad," one thing the University of Texas does really well -- TWO things, actually -- cash ... More >>
The Michigan Wolverines may have ushered in the official Twitterized world of college football by painting #goblue in two spots on the Michigan Stadium turf for its spring game. (Yeah, yeah, Mississippi State has done something similar. Thing is, nobody cares about Mississippi State.) Some other ... More >>
The Place: Phil's Texas Barbecue110 S. Heights Blvd.713-862-8600www.philstxbbq.comThe Hours: Seven days a week, 4-7 p.m.The Deals: Domestics are $2.50, well drinks are $2.25. There are also nightly specials, which the bartender chooses. Wednesday night, for example, featured $10 buckets of be ... More >>
We scout out happy hour in Houston.
Houston lawyer Barbara Ann Radnofsky, who plans to challenge Greg Abbott as a Democratic candidate in next year's Attorney General race, must feel that the spotlight isn't shining bright enough from her speaking gig at tonight's Tarrant County Young Democrats Gubernatorial Forum at Texas Christia ... More >>
Since Hair Balls started covering high school football, we've been itching to check out a six-man game, because after all, the supposedly big-time games in recent weeks have been somewhat of a letdown. But on Friday night, we found a true football mecca: the Rosehill Christian School. Along a tre ... More >>
The police raid on the Rainbow Lounge rocked the calm world of Fort Worth gays.
Katy High School was going to play against a Florida team on national TV. Now all it had to do was find a way to win again.
Bask in the glow of this glorious sandwich
Mrs. Jefferson shares some memories
When Kilgore College staged a gay play, administrators learned there were limits to a liberal education in East Texas
Web designer George Kalas wanted to re-fight the Civil War. Instead, he started one in his own movement.
Reid Ryan embarked on a new career as a team owner facing one big obstacle: voter approval of a new stadium. Then he called in a campaigner with the perfect pitch: a father named Nolan.
High-powered attorney Earle Lilly was Linda Sarofim Lowe's divorce lawyer, then her lover. Now he's left her, and she wants her $6 million in attorney fees and her Mercedes back.
When Kyle Rutherford scored a touchdown, his parents cheered. When he threw a strike, they dreamed of college glory. And when he was benched, they took his high school to federal court.
Caedmon's Call strives to be heard above the Christian rock din