A jury in the 138th state District Court found Laredo resident Abraham Parra today guilty of the murder and aggravated kidnapping of a Brownsville restaurant owner in July 2012 and sentenced him to life in prison without parole.
Gone are the days when it was simply enough for Texans to cast their votes on the ballots with a simple registration card. Now, state law requires this, plus some sort of ID for the citizens' votes to actually count.
The vast majority of college students all over the country are there because of one institution: financial aid. A whopping 85 percent of collegge students are on some sort of aid, grant or scholarship to help put them through school.