2012 will be Rockdale’s ‘fishiest’ election ever
One thing is for sure about the upcoming elections this year, assuming we actually get around to having all of them.
They will be the “fishiest” ever for Rockdale.
As I write this, there are two candidates for the west ward city council position. They are Tom Fisher and Colby Fisher. Full Story
Robinson saga ends with a rope and tree branch
Editor’s note: This is, obviously, the end of the story of William Robinson. James Williams, co- author of a book on Robinson, will appear at Tejas Fest on Saturday. N ews of the Medicine
Lodge, Kansas, robbery and catching the robbers traveled fast and brought a restless crowd to the jail. Full Story
Odds, ends, anomalies, maybe some nonsensical
Every so often, I go through a collection I call my “ideas file.” Sometimes, I can’t make heads nor tails out of a note. Often I can’t remember what idea prompted me to make a particular note for a column. The actual note is in italics in this column. Hmmm.
So, here’s a mish- mash of notes. Full Story
Who are these ladies?
Neighbor Grover sez a man will pay $2 for a $1 item he needs, and a woman will pay $1 for a $2 item she doesn’t need because it’s on sale. W ho are these ladies at right?
Chances are, one could be your mom, grandma, aunt, great aunt or, in case you’re an old relic like me, a sister. Full Story
Scammer ‘Grace’ has God on her side E
-mails are as demanding as a ringing telephone. They get the attention of those being contacted. If the message comes to us, we feel immediate ownership without question.
The fact that our name is not found anywhere in the message, it still belongs to us. The e-mail recipient invariably asks “how did these people get my name.” Full Story
Problems multiply as primary elections postponed
The continuing postponement of primary elections is causing considerable problems including here locally, and a great deal of anxiety for many people, particularly those trying to run for office this time around.
Let me try to address a few local matters for you as we hopefully are close to getting this redistricting thing resolved and a primary date set. Full Story