SPOILIN’ THE BROTH
Here’s a quiz for your know-it-all relative
Neighbor Grover sez to steal
ideas from one person is plagiarism,
but to steal from many is
History class with no textbooks for Mary Belle
This is the latest in a series on
Milam County women.
Mary Belle, the daughter of R. L. and Lelia Batte was born Jan. 12, 1910. She grew up on a farm between Rockdale and Cameron on land belonging to her family. Full Story
INK IN THE BLOOD
Apollo 17 ’s sound waves rippled clothing
Space news doesn’t make many headlines anymore. Events in space are ordinary to most people a few years on the low side of 50.
However, as the American space effort began to produce spectacular results in the late 1960s and early 1970s, it dominated national and international news. Full Story
MILAM COUNTY T.R.I.A.D.
A con artist is someone who looks like you
Con artists are skillful in the art of blending in. They win your trust, then make the hit.
The product being sold by a con artist is often something new to the market or a product that is not well known or understood. Full Story
Reese is going to be spoiled, it’s my right
I am so in love. I mean he’s the last person I think of when I close my eyes at night and he’s my first thought when I wake up in the morning. Well, the first thought after “Lord, I need some caffeine!” The moon rises and sets in him. Full Story
Creating accurate budget difficult
M y articles, as well as many other items in the media, in recent weeks have been referring to the problems Texas is facing with the current budget deficit. I have also encouraged readers to get out and take the effort to learn and keep aware of just what is going on. It will take some effort, but it will be time well spent to inform yourself so you will not be taken in by the spin artists. Full Story
Be mindful of holiday hazards with pets
Holidays can be a wonderful time spent with loved ones and being grateful for everything we have received over the past year. However, there are some things to be aware of when holidays are in session.
Our pets can become vulnerable to some holiday risks and it is important to be knowledgeable and cautious about those risks so they can be avoided. Full Story