Rockdale lady saved the movie cowboys
This week I’m again turning this space over to upstate New York resident, and Aycock High graduate, Fate Arnwine.
The quicker I shut up the sooner we get to Fate and his delightful reminiscences of growing up in Rockdale. Full Story
My mom and dad always told me to live below my means, but they never showed me how to make it happen. I’ve gotten out of debt and fallen back in several times. I want to get control of my money and stop busting my budget. How do I keep from falling back again? Full Story
Saw it all: Kodak Brownies to ‘smart phone’ cameras
INK IN THE BLOOD
Cameras have always been a puzzle to me. If it isn’t a “point-andshoot,” my ability to discuss the photo capabilities of any of those instruments is extremely limited. Full Story
First luggage on carousel belongs to nobody
SPOILIN’ THE BROTH
Neighbor Grover sez the gene pool could use a little chlorine. “After the game, the
King and the pawn go into the same box.”—Old Italian proverb Full Story
Fake job offer just another identity theft
MILAM COUNTY T.R.I.A.D.
Out-of-the-blue, you find a lead for just the job you’ve dreamed about.
The pay is more than you expected and you could stay at home. You set your hours to work. No time clock to punch. No need to spend money for wardrobe or car expenses.
You can wear your pajamas all day, if you like. Full Story
Limited revenue, increasing demands by state
Four years ago, in February, 2011, I wrote a column entitled “A Milam County Field Office.”
I was just transitioning from being mayor of Cameron to becoming county judge and was trying to understand how county government differed from municipal government and how the county and state government related to each other. Full Story
Legislation filed to remedy punitive funding issue
In last weeks article, it was noted the state has funded school districts that have less than 1600 students and less than 300 square miles in a punitive fashion for the last thirty years.
With the knowledge of information becoming known by members of the legislature, we have had two legislators step up and file bills to rectify this issue. Full Story
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