Skip Navigation Links
Front Page
About GNSExpand About GNS
Arts & Culture
Business/Industry
CommunitiesExpand Communities
EducationExpand Education
Entertainment
Faith & Values
International
Links
Maritime
Medical News
Opinion/ForumExpand Opinion/Forum
Public Safety
Special EventsExpand Special Events
Transportation
Weather


Spacer Jim Guidry Commentaries big brothers, sisters, mentors, children Guidry News Gazette



Good Listening 
on all of your
Mobile Devices


 

 Crime Stoppers
of Galveston

TxDOT Construction Closings

Houston Transtar Cameras  

In the photos: Houston City Council voted unanimously to appropriate $5,011,250 for the purchase of automated recycling containers for the Solid Waste Management Department. More


Sealy Center for Vaccine Development has been named a World Health Organization Collaborating Center for Vaccine Research, Evaluation and Training on Emerging Infectious Diseases. - See more at: http://www.guidrynews.com/story.aspx?id=1000063278#sthash.oA0xKjJ9.dpuf
Jim & Lynda Guidry
News Updates   
Diversions

September 17, 2014 -- A professor at the University of Texas Medical Branch at Galveston has implemented lifesaving protocol for school children with severe allergies. More
September 17, 2014 -- The aerospace medicine group at the University of Texas Medical Branch at Galveston recently studied how average people with common medical problems — high blood pressure, heart disease, diabetes, lung diseases like asthma or emphysema and back and neck injuries, surgeries or disorders — would be able to tolerate the stresses of commercial spaceflight. More
UTMB Dr. Alexander Bukreyev
September 17, 2014 -- The City of League City will hold a ribbon cutting and open house on October 4 at 10 a.m. to dedicate the newly expanded Fire Station # 2 at 2120 Hobbs Rd. More
September 17, 2014 -- Texas Governor Rick Perry on Wednesday helped dedicate a statue in honor of the late Tim Cole, who was wrongfully convicted of rape and died in prison in 1999. More
Texas Adopt A Beach Fall Clean Up
September 17, 2014 -- United States Congressman Gene Green touted House Resolution 4526, the 21st Century Energy Workforce Department Jobs Initiative Act of 2014, bipartisan legislation he cosponsored which would create pathways to opportunities for minorities in the energy sector. More
September 17, 2014 -- United States Senator John Cornyn on Wednesday spoke about how the Senate "has become unrecognizable", asserting it is "being used as an incumbent protection program." More w/ Video
Moody National BankGalveston
September 17, 2014 -- United States Congressman Randy Weber on Wednesday voted in opposition of an amendment to House Joint Resolution 124, which would provide assistance, training, equipment, supplies and sustainment for Syrian rebels to defend the people of Syria from the Islamic State and to ultimately secure territory held by the Syrian opposition. More
September 17, 2014 -- The National Weather Service has issued a Flash Flood Warning effective until 4:15 p.m. for areas of southeast Houston. Rains are expected to continue through Thursday evening. More
HomeTown BankBayTran
September 17, 2014 -- The Texas Association of School Administrators and Texas Association of School Boards will host a convention September 26-28 in Dallas. More
September 17, 2014 -- Houston City Council today voted unanimously to appropriate $5,011,250 for the purchase of automated recycling containers for the Solid Waste Management Department. More
September 17, 2014 -- Texas Governor Rick Perry today sent a letter to Mexican President Enrique Peña Nieto in response to comments Nieto made regarding Perry's decision to deploy the Texas National Guard to the Texas-Mexico border. More
September 17, 2014 -- Guidry News Service was featured at this week’s meeting of the Galveston Kiwanis Club. More
September 17, 2014 -- Seabrook City Council on Tuesday voted unanimously to adopt the city’s FY2015 Budget. More
September 17, 2014 -- Webster City Council on Tuesday voted unanimously to adopt the city’s FY2015 Budget. More
September 17, 2014 -- Clear Lake Shores City Council voted unanimously to reappoint council members Al Burns and Bryan Hoerner, as well as Jim Moncur and Scott McDonald to the Clear Lake Shores Economic Development Corporation Board of Directors. More
September 17, 2014 -- The Village of Tiki Island Board of Aldermen on Tuesday voted unanimously to suspend the October 1 effective date of a rate change request by CenterPoint Energy Houston Electric, LLC. More
September 17, 2014 -- Sugar Land City Council on Tuesday voted unanimously to award a $1,649,491 contract to Federal Signal Corporation for the implementation of a citywide crime prevention license plate recognition program, consisting of the installation of cameras at 27 locations in the city. More
September 17, 2014 -- Galveston County Commissioners Court on Tuesday voted unanimously to promote Julie Diaz from the position of interim director of the Parks and Senior Services Department to the position of director. More
September 16, 2014 -- The Houston-Galveston Area Council Board of Directors on Tuesday voted unanimously to submit comments to the Environmental Protection Agency regarding a proposed new rule on carbon pollution emission guidelines for existing stationary sources, specifically electric utility generating units; but the item was worded to express concerns about the federal intrusion. More
September 16, 2014 -- Former Houston Texans wide receiver J.J. Moses recently graced the College of the Mainland's second annual Family Day. More
September 16, 2014 -- Beaumont Main Street is inviting all canines and their owners to Dogtoberfest 2014 on October 14 from 8 a.m. to 1 p.m. at Central Park. More
September 16, 2014 -- Texas Parks and Wildlife is observing the one-year anniversary of a law passed by the 83rd Texas Legislature prohibiting the uprooting of seagrass with the propeller of a boat within the coastal waters of Texas. More
September 16, 2014 -- The World Affairs Council of Houston will host a presentation called "The Rise and Inevitable Fall of ISIS" featuring Bobby Ghosh, managing editor of the international news website Quartz, on October 7 from 6 p.m. to 7:30 p.m. More
September 16, 2014 -- The Houston History Association will host the fourth annual Houston History Conference, entitled "Houston: Born on the Bayou, Built on the Port", on October 11, coinciding with the citywide Centennial of the Houston Ship Channel. More
September 16, 2014 -- Researchers at the University of Texas Medical Branch at Galveston have analyzed whether monitors reflect practices used by health care providers. More
September 16, 2014 -- Texas Workforce Commission Chairman Andres Alcantar recently visited the San Jacinto College maritime training center to present a $368,173 Skills Development Fund grant for maritime job training. More
September 16, 2014 -- The National Aeronautics and Space Administration today announced the selection of Boeing and SpaceX to carry United States astronauts to and from the International Space Station. More
September 16, 2014 -- Beaumont City Council today voted unanimously to approve the conditional award of a $727,898 contract to Bruce’s General Construction, Inc. for the construction of the second phase of the city’s Hike & Bike Trail Project. More
September 16, 2014 -- The United States Department of Labor today announced that Shell Oil Company and Motiva Enterprises, LLC, have agreed to pay $4,470,764 in overtime back wages to 2,677 current and former chemical and refinery employees as a result of investigations into violations of the Fair Labor Standards Act. More
September 16, 2014 -- Harris County District Attorney Devon Anderson today announced the launch of a new online tool to report animal cruelty, and a new pilot program designed to educate elementary school aged children on how to properly care for their pets. More
Stories Continue Here
Viictor Lang by Request Hurricane Ike Remembered Remember 9/11
      

    



Guidry News Service is headquartered in Midtown Houston.
at 4001 Fannin Street, Suite 4432, Houston, TX. 77004-4077
(409) 763 NEWS(6397)         News@GuidryNews.com
© 1996, Guidry News Service. Duplication of any part of this website in any manner is prohibited.