For all these things and a whole lot more....
The late Reporter Publisher W.H. Cooke wrote this Thanksgiving column in 1989. It is reprinted as a tribute to his memory.— B.C. Full Story
Wedding bells times three
We have three daughters under the age of 5, so we may be spending quite a bit on things like weddings in the years to come. Is there a Baby Step for weddings? If not, during which Baby Step do you recommend setting aside money for this? Full Story
‘Big time’ columnist pulled wool over my young eyes
INK IN THE BLOOD
Most of us are enamored of “celebrity.” Even those of us in the hardened press corps find big names somewhat intriguing although, after a lengthy servitude, we tend to do so with a great many reservations. Full Story
In all fairness, some men are blond too
Neighbor Grover sez dryer lint is the cremated remains of all his missing socks. SPOILIN’ THE BROTH
Journalists are supposed to be fair and objective, in addition to noble, trustworthy, brilliant and dashing.
I have spun a few blond jokes in this space, and to be fair and objective, here are some “blond men” jokes courtesy of Evelyn Hirt of our town (she is not blond, nor is her husband Johnny). Full Story
Don’t give remote access to computer
MILAM COUNTY T.R.I.A.D.
A n e-mail or phone call explains a terrible fate. Your computer is about to crash unless you act immediately.
Wasting time will result in losing everything on your hard drive.
It is not too late to remove the malware before it damages the hard drive and strips away all the stored data, however this service is not free. Full Story
First Thanksgiving might have been in Texas
Happy Thanksgiving to everyone. We claim Thanksgiving, like the Fourth of July, to be truly an American holiday.
Supposedly the first Thanksgiving began when the Pilgrims gathered around a campfire roasting wild turkeys and corn on-the-cob with a band of Indians as their guests. Full Story
Bob-tailed turkey for Peggy’s first attempt!
I believe Thanksgiving dressing must be in each family’s DNA because every family’s dressing is different. Full Story