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In compliance with the University's extended
hurricane closing, The Daily Cougar and
The Daily Cougar Online suspended publication
Wednesday, September 21 -
Wednesday 28, 2005.
During this time, our online archives
were also unavailable.
We apologize for any inconvenience
and thank you for your patience.
By Pin Lim/The Daily Cougar
Not Rita's fault: Southbound lanes of Calhoun
Road from University Drive to Wheeler Avenue are closed today because of
a 20-inch water main that was damaged around noon Wednesday during construction
to the parking garage at Calhoun and Wheeler. Water service was interrupted
around campus Wednesday but is now restored.
returns to UH, Houston
After about 2.8 million people evacuated
Houston and surrounding communities, Houston missed a direct hit from Category
3 Hurricane Rita as it made landfall at 2:30 a.m. Saturday just east of
lashes out when cornered
UH alumnus and former exterminator
Rep. Tom DeLay, R-Texas, was indicted Wednesday on charges of criminal
conspiracy dealing with campaign contributions given by corporations, including
hope rest has positive impact on football players
The Cougars return to action as they
travel north to face off against new Conference USA foe Tulsa at 6 p.m.
Saturday at Skelly Stadium in Tulsa.
'Bride' a fleeting engagement
In a time when most have all but forgotten
two-dimensional animation and switched completely to computers -- Disney
closed all its hand-drawn animation facilities this year -- Tim Burton
has chosen to stick with the stop motion animation form that gained him
a long-lasting cult following 12 years ago with The Nightmare Before Christmas
for his latest film Corpse Bride.
Volume 71, Issue 23, Thursday, September 29,
Life returns to UH, Houston
Students return to the University after
Residents began returning Monday;
Bayou Oaks only complex damaged
DeLay lashes out when cornered
UH should nourish body and mind
Times change in Houston, too
Fans hope rest has positive impact
on football players
Cougars to face yet another hurricane
Soccer begins C-USA play at home after
Burton's 'Bride' a fleeting engagement
Ren Fest focuses on medieval culture