UHV is Running Out of Room for Awards on their Mantle
It's always nice to see that people can get a quality higher education right here in Victoria, and they can even get it online thanks to University of Houston, whose online program has been named for several more national awards.
AffordableCollegesOnline recently named UHV degree programs for th…
UHV Hosts Jaguar Days this Saturday
If you have someone in your house that's about to graduate high school or is considering furthering their education at the University of Houston-Victoria, they may want to attend the the first 'Jaguar Days' event this Saturday.
It's a program designed to show off the school to pro…
How To Pay for College? GenTX Event Designed to Help
With the price of higher education rising every year, many students and parents are left wondering whether or not they can afford it without years of debt to follow. That's wha a program called GenTX Way To Pay Day is all about.
Leaders of local schools, businesses and nonprofits want to let high sch…
GenTX To Host ‘Way To Pay Day’ for Future College Students
Attending college is pretty important for students graduating high school but, as any parent knows, paying for it can be too much to afford for some families. Sure, there are grants and scholarships, but those can be limiting and hard to get and, how do you even apply, and what options are there...
BBB: College Students at High Risk for Identity Theft
Information sharing has become second-nature to many college students who have grown up in an era of social media, smartphones and widely available internet access. Unfortunately, this also makes students more susceptible as a target for scams and fraud.
Identity thieves look to college-age adults be…
BBB: Students Give Financial Aid Scams a Failing Grade
The college fall semester will kick off soon, so now is the time to beware of scams targeting students. Scholarships and financial aid are a great way to help with the high cost of education. Even though finances have already been planned out for the school year, scammers still use this time as an o…
Girl Makes Clever Music Video to Get a Formal Date
I've known this young lady since she was in middle school (her parents are good friends of mine), and I've played drums for her many times on stage in northeast Arkansas. Now, she's a college coed, sorority member, and writing, recording and singing her own music. Not surprising...she comes from a L…
Attention: College Baseball Fans
The 2014 Houston College Classic returns to Minute Maid Park, February 28-March 2. College baseball fans here in the Lone Star state, take note: for only the second time in the tournament's history, all participating teams are Texas colleges or universities. The three-day tournament will feature the…
Almost Impossible Trivia for 7/30/13
Congratulations to Jayden Kueker of Wilmington! Jayden knew the answer to today’s Almost Impossible Trivia Question, and won a couple of yummy Jack In The Box Tacos!
Q:  According to a new study parents are spending $3,000 less on this than they did just a few years ago. What?
RIP Coach Darrell Royal (1924-2012)
The Associated Press and are reporting that Darrell K. Royal, the former Texas football coach known as much for his folksy, simplistic approach to life as for his creative wishbone offenses and two national championships, has died. He was 88.

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