Go to ...

Piney Woods News

Covering Marshall, Texas and surrounding communities

RSS Feed

August 18, 2017

Archives for September 30, 2016

Gohmert Celebrates the 40th Anniversary of the Hyde Amendment

Washington,D.C. – Rep. Louie Gohmert (TX-01) released the following statement today in honor of the Hyde Amendment, the annual appropriations language that prohibits taxpayer funding of abortion, passed on September 30, 1976: “Today marks the 40thanniversary of the Hyde Amendment, which outlawed taxpayer dollars from being used to fund abortion practices. This vital legislative provision

Lady Wildcats settle for tie as lead slips late

VICTORIA, Texas – For the first time in program history, the Wiley College women’s soccer team avoided a loss in its Red River Athletic Conference Opener. Two late goals in regulation still have the Lady Wildcats seeking their first conference opener victory, as they tied University of Houston-Victoria 3-3 Thursday. “We had some individuals make