808 photos, one disk, just under 3 months
I headed out the door Thursday to find the memory card on The Reporter’s camera was about full.
This time, before hitting the “format” button, so I could use it again, a thought came to mind.
Thinking happens to me so infrequently, I decided to act on it. Full Story
I have a problem with impulse spending. I switched to a debit card so that the money comes straight out of my checking account, but I still buy things I know I shouldn’t. Should I stop using the card?
Lauren Dear Lauren, Full Story
Really, I didn’t want to be a craw(y?)fish farmer
Of course, I knew southwestern Louisiana was low and flat when we moved here a couple of years ago.
What I didn’t realize was that with the flat land, clayish soil and the significant annual rainfall numbers, I would in essence be running a crawfish farm (it’ll always be pronounced that way to me no matter how Daniel Webster’s book says to spell it or pronounce it). Full Story
Home security systems: spend a lot, or...
Neighbor Grover sez obituaries would be a lot more interesting if they told you how the person died. Judging from the signs in a lot of yards around our town, home security systems are selling pretty well. I understand the “Redneck’s home security system” is effective, and cheap. Full Story
Too much info on seniors, call legislators
Last year there were over 10 million identity theft complaints in the U.S., an increase of 20% more over 2013.
In 2013, identity theft accounted for 14% of all complaints. Government documents/benefits fraud (34%) was the most common form followed by credit card fraud (17%), phone or utilities fraud (14%), and bank fraud (8%). Full Story
9-1-1 system: Cooperation is essential
A mong the hundreds of bills introduced at the state legislature is one that is of particular concern to our Central Texas Council of Governments and as us in Milam County as well. Full Story
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