BIG CORAL—Shorty Aldama displays a 28-inch coral snake which he killed Sept. 25 in a flower bed at the home of Miller and Kathie Bassler, 127 Champions Dr. Full Story
Q: There’s supposed to be a type of cloud that is often confused with being a UFO. What kind of cloud is it?
A: It’s most likely the lenticular cloud, said Brent McRoberts of Texas A&M University. Full Story
Federal Radon Week set for Oct. 15-21
The U.S. Surgeon General has set October 15-21 is Federal Radon Action Week. Health agencies throughout the United States have joined forces to promote awareness of the leading cause of lung cancer for non-smokers. Full Story
Halloween set at the Canyon
SAN ANTONIO—Calling all creatures, ghosts and kiddies of all ages... Halloween is almost here!
Come out and have a ghoulishly fun time at Government Canyon State Natural Area with staff and volunteers. Show up in your creepiest or cutest costume to hunt for “creepy crawlies” and try your hand in our classic costume contest. Full Story
Milam members recognized at annual ‘4-H Celebration’ program
National 4-H Week kicked off on Sunday, October 7 with the annual Milam County 4-H Celebration. The annual awards ceremony recognized 4-Hers, leaders and sponsors for their accomplishments and support. This year it was held at the Performing Arts Center at Yoe High School in Cameron with 166 youth and adults attending. Full Story