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Saturday, November 23rd, 2013

President ousted at Texas State System’s Sul Ross

Ricardo Maestas is out as the president of Sul Ross State University in Alpine effective immediately, according to sources close to the university.

Monday, September 30th, 2013

Prairie View campus gets long-awaited voting location

Students at Prairie View A&M University, the state’s oldest historically black public college, have fought for decades to persuade Waller County to allow a polling place on the campus. Now an unlikely coalition has succeeded, by cobbling...