My name is Kathy and I cry at movies
I don’t know about any of you, dear readers, but I occasionally cry at movies.
And some commercials, but mostly movies.
And by “some commercials” I mean, for instance, that Folgers Coffee commercial when the brother comes home from the army and the sister answers the door. Full Story
Black and white plates? Say it ain’t so!
Did you see where Texas has announced, with much fanfare, our new vehicle license plates?
They are going to be—drum roll, trumpets blare—black and white.
There’s a single star in the upper left corner, a black outline of Texas in the middle. No graphics, no photos, no colors.
It’s called “retro classic.” Full Story
El Camino Real trail well documented in Milam
The economic woes impacting our area of Texas have brought many people to their knees. Times are tough.
The Rockdale Reporter’s column “Looking Back 10-20-40- 100 Years Ago” is a dated timeline of history as it occurred in this small rural town. Full Story
Miss Autrey made sure you knew the language
Miss Autrey Smith has been mentioned in passing in this space before. However, with her contributions as a teacher and a human being, she needs to have a column dedicated to her and her accomplishments. Full Story
‘Re-shoring’ made in America: encouraging trend
Neighbor Grover sez when chemists die, they barium. R eceived a neat publication the other day from the San
Antonio Manufacturers Association which contained a very encouraging article about “Re-shoring.” Full Story
Milam County grand jury process complex and important
Recently a county resident called me with questions about the grand jury system here in Milam County. This made me aware of the need to do a better job of trying to explain to everyone how the process works. Full Story
Silver sale legitimate but far from a bargain
Free silver! The letter came in the mail, with a flyer and return envelope inside.
The letter is on legal size paper with the lower section perforated for easy removal. Full Story