No fowl play
Not too many months ago, the prospect of a turkey-less Thanksgiving was being raised as bird flu was impacting the nation’s growers.
But you’ve probably already bought your Thanksgiving meal centerpiece and noticed there’s no shortage of the tasty gobblers at the super market.
Why? It’s part economics, part culture and part timing. Full Story
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
Art by Madisson Mendez, a Rockdale High School sophomore. Full Story
Expectant fathers waiting room often hysterically funny
INK IN THE BLOOD
A s an old great-grandfather wannabe, I was recently reflecting on some first-child experiences.
Men are ill prepared for the birth of their children, especially the first one.
As a result, these new fathers can offer some pretty hilarious sidebars to the birth, which is a tremendous physical marathon for mothers and not a dang bit funny. Full Story
Dr. Seuss inspired art by Lily Buchanan, a second-grader at Rockdale Elementary School. Full Story
Ask Lee why ‘Buick’ and ‘quick’ don’t rhyme
SPOILIN’ THE BROTH
Neighbor Grover sez he talks to himself because he often needs expert advice. R etired educator and friend Geri Burnett sends along the following, which I hereby dedicated to our RISD English teachers because our language is so tricky. Full Story
Watch for scams offering credit score checks
MILAM COUNTY T.R.I.A.D.
Enjoy the Black Friday sales, but protect yourself physically and financially.
Being a good American is to live just beyond our means. Over spending can max out your credit cards unless you budget your money carefully. Full Story
Copyright 2009-2015 Rockdale Reporter, All Rights Reserved.