December 7, 2023

Meteorologists following Gulf low pressure band, threat to South Texas unlikely

By Jon Wilcox From Victoria Advocate The Tropical Prediction Center is monitoring a broad area of low pressure between the Cayman Islands and Jamaica. There’s currently only a 10 percent chance of development as the disturbance drifts west-northwest across the Yucatan peninsula and into the southern Gulf of Mexico by Friday. Meteorologists are tracking an […]

9 die in Texas immigrant-smuggling attempt

By Eric Gay and Will Weissert, The Associated Press From CTV SAN ANTONIO — At least nine people died after being crammed into a sweltering tractor-trailer found parked outside a Walmart in the midsummer Texas heat, victims of what authorities said on Sunday was an immigrant-smuggling attempt gone wrong. The driver was arrested, and nearly […]

Red-Capped Cardinal chicks hatch at Texas State Aquarium’s New Caribbean Journey

Corpus Christi, Texas, July 19, 2017 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — CORPUS CHRISTI, TEXAS – Four red-capped cardinals chicks have hatched in the Texas State Aquarium’s new Caribbean Journey jungle. The chicks, currently in their fledgling stage, were hatched in a nest constructed by their parents in one of the exhibit’s live trees. The eggs were incubated […]

Recipe of the week

Dishin’ with Dody Fall for autumn and these two dishes It’s autumn in Texas.  Do you know what that means?  Nothing, it means absolutely nothing.  It is still 90 degrees in South Texas. You know it’s fall because all the tree leaves are on the ground…brown, dead, dry leaves covering everything.  The nights do get cooler.  […]