Monthly Archives: March 2014

Johnny Manziel trolls Texas Longhorns coach Charlie Strong on Instagram

Johnny Manziel trolls Texas Longhorns coach Charlie Strong on Instagram
In a hilarious Instagram post, Manziel shared a side-by-side comparison of he and Texas Longhorns coach Charlie Strong flashing the ”regime” hand gesture. Of course, the Heisman winner made sure to add a little custom message for Strong.

Army specialist in Afghanistan flies home to Texas to donate liver to dying
Now duty to his family is calling him back to Texas, where he hopes to donate a majority of his liver to his dying Vietnam Vet grandfather. Henderson flew back from Afghanistan last week determined to give the gift of life to his very sick 62-year-old …
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10 best dance halls where Texas country still swings

10 best dance halls where Texas country still swings
Long before Pandora and Spotify, music lovers found entertainment at dance halls. In Texas, the tradition continues in sites that have become cultural landmarks. "You're someplace special, and the music is respected and honored. It's a whole …
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Foreign Teachers In Texas Face Deportation Due To School District's Visa
A few years ago, a school district in Texas found itself with a booming immigrant population and few teachers who spoke Spanish. So they started an ambitious recruitment program that brought in 260 teachers – from Colombia, Mexico and Venezuela – to …
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Strong bringing culture change to Texas
Some of the changes are easy to spot. Texas players now make the half-mile walk to and from the practice fields on foot — no more getting bused around. And they're not throwing up the horns with their hands, not just yet. Strong feels they haven't …
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2014 Pro Days: Indiana's Latimer, Texas' Davis show off health, speed
Their workouts may have taken place hundreds of miles away from each other but the news out of their respective on-campus Pro Days was good on Wednesday for both Indiana's Cody Latimer and Texas' Mike Davis, two underrated talents in the deepest …

Texas Longhorns Pro Day recap

Texas Longhorns Pro Day recap
Nine Texas Longhorns players worked out in front of NFL scouts on Wednesday at the school's annual Pro Day. Head coach Charlie Strong, who was in attendance despite not coaching any of the players working out, said that all 32 teams were represented, …
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Garrido Becomes Winningest College Baseball Coach
Lukas Schiraldi cemented the family name on the mound — and into the annals of the sport — Tuesday night, helping make Texas coach Augie Garrido the winningest coach in college baseball history. [+] Enlarge Texas' Augie Garrido earned win No. 1,894 …
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Galveston Bay Spill Will Take Economic, Ecological Toll
With no end in sight to containing a spill that may have dumped 150,000 gallons of fuel oil into Galveston Bay on Saturday, the hit to Texas' economy and environment is already huge — and sure to grow. The 50-mile Houston Ship Channel, one of the …
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