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  • Jackie Robinson and April 18 in Canadian history
    Jackie Robinson and April 18 in Canadian history
    Over the course of the past couple of hundred years or so, plenty of interesting events have taken place in Canada on the 18th of April.In 1793, for instance, a newspaper by the name of The Upper Canada Gazette issued its premiere edition. This...
  • Hardin Bigelow
    Sheriff arrests squatters
    On August 13, 1849 James McClatchy was arrested with a man named Michael Moran for interfering with the sheriff in the attempt to execute a judgment of forcible entry and retainer from the Sacramento County Court against certain squatters. A...
  • Don McLean and his band in Little Rock on 9/7/13.
    Don McLean serves Little Rock a big slice of American Pie
    Singer-songwriter Don McLean came to Little Rock’s Robinson Center Music Hall on September 7, 2013 to benefit AETN, Arkansas’ statewide public television network. McLean played for two hours without an opener backed by a keyboard...
  • New Jersey teenager confesses in Autumn Pasquale case
    New Jersey teenager confesses in Autumn Pasquale case
    16 year old Justin Robinson has completely admitted to luring and strangling Autumn Pasquale.According to the Camden County Prosecutor's Office, Robinson has plead guilty to aggravated manslaughter in her death. Robinson agreed to have his...
  • '42' Isn't A Homerun
    '42' Isn't A Homerun
    Pasadena, California was very lively last Saturday night as African Americans and people of other races filled the theater in support of “42.” The film chronicles the rise of Jackie Robinson being the first black man to break the...
  • Nov 14 RHS Signings
    Rocket Signings: Lindsey Cargill, Zach Sullivan sign letters of intent
    Robinson High School's Zach Sullivan and Lindsey Cargill signed individual letters of intent to play college sports on Wednesday, Nov. 14, at 10:30 a.m. in the RHS cafetorium.Cargill, currently a senior at RHS, will be attending Baylor...
  • rhs vs caldwell
    Robinson Rockets soar past Caldwell Hornets in 69-24 homecoming rout
    The Robinson Rockets used a dominating first quarter of action to propel the varsity football team to a 69-24 blowout victory over the Caldwell Hornets on homecoming Friday night, Sept. 14, at Rocket Field.With starting senior quarterback Carson...
  • La Marque police search for killer
    La Marque police search for killer
    Sept. 10, 2012LA MARQUE - La Marque police have charged a 49 year old La Marque resident with murder following an early morning fight in the front yard of the dead man's mother's home.Sgt. Chad Wagner tells The Police News, 29 year old...
  • Rep. Bill Flores
    Congressman Bill Flores visits Robinson for politics and football
    Congressman Bill Flores was in town on Friday, Aug. 31 to address the Robinson city council and perform the coin toss at the Rockets football game.A lightly attended affair with roughly 10 people in the audience, Flores spoke on a range of issues...
  • RHS vs Taylor
    Robinson Rockets cruise to 33-14 season opener victory over Taylor Ducks
    Despite falling behind 7-0 moments after kickoff, the Robinson Rockets cruised to a 33-14 victory over the Taylor Ducks on Friday night, Aug. 31, at Rocket Field.And if you ask head coach Tommy Allison, the Ducks were limited to practically zero...
  • RHS cheerleaders
    Robinson Rockets: 2012 cheerleaders set for new season on the sidelines
    With high school football season right around the corner, the Robinson cheerleaders are preparing for a new year of showing support from the sidelines.The 2012 squad, under the helm of varsity cheerleader sponsor Erin Musgrove, include senior and...
  • RHS volleyball
    Robinson volleyball preps to host tourney
    Following a successful road tourney campaign for the freshman, junior varsity, and varsity Robinson High School volleyball teams, the girls return home to host the Robinson Tournament beginning tomorrow, Thursday, Aug. 30, at 8 a.m.The Robinson...
  • Robinson Police Department
    July police report released for Robinson, Texas
    The Robinson police report for the month of July has been released.During this time there were 332 traffic stops, down from 348 during June. There was one major traffic accident, and 20 minor ones. Police found eight abandoned vehicles, received...
  • Robinson City Council
    Robinson city council to consider rate increases
    The Robinson city council will meet Thursday, Aug 30 to discuss a series of rate increases on residents.Included in the agenda for this meeting will be the discussion and consideration of three ordinances including 2012-012, adopting a budget and...
  • Congressman Bill Flores Texas District 17
    Congressman Bill Flores to meet with Robinson city council
    Congressman Bill Flores will be in town to speak with the Robinson city council and general members of the public on many local and federal matters.Council members and the general public will be able to discuss with Flores the overall economy and...