From the Cold War era, most are familiar with the name Gary Francis Powers, the U2 pilot shot down over the Soviet Union, captured and released back to the U.S. in a dramatic exchange for a Russian spy in 1962. But the name James B.
We finally got a decent cool front through Texas this past weekend, and hopefully that will jumpstart fishing and hunting prospects in East and Southeast Texas. The summer-like weather we’ve had up until this past Sunday has definitely put a damper on bow hunting for deer. And it’s also made building deer blinds for the Nov. 7 gun season opener on deer a hot and sweaty job.
The Toyota Highlander features a pleasant balance of style, comfort and utility. Built on a 109.8-inch wheelbase and measuring 191.1 inches long – a 3-inch increase over the previous generation – the 2015 Highlander offers up to 158.7 cubic feet of total cabin volume. That includes 13.8 cubic feet with the third seating row in use — a 34-percent increase over the previous model.
Michael Jon Gelagotis is not a public servant, but he does have a propensity for playing one around Southeast Texas. An investigation into the wannabe officer culminated in a raid at Gelagotis’ home Sept.
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