$151 quadrillion phone bill and a hot 7-Up machine
Ever had a problem with a bill and you just couldn’t get the company who sent it to understand what the problem was?
Could have been worse. You could have been Solenne San Jose of Pessac, France. Full Story
Rosenwald school ownership tied up with history
This is the third column on the Rosenwald school in Davilla. I n 1833, before Texas became a State, Miguel Davila, a citizen of Coahuila, Mexico was granted 49,000 acres where the Davilla community now exists. Full Story
Lasher: Original friendly, chatty TV weatherman
I t’s amazing how important tomorrow’s weather is. Mothers want to know what’s likely so they can have the proper clothing ready for their children come morning and it’s time to get ready for school.
Farmers and ranchers need to know about tomorrow’s weather because it affects so many things they do (or can’t do). Full Story
A sense of humor helps in this business
Neighbor Grover sez the only time the world beats a path to his door is when he’s in the bathroom. Y ou don’t have to have a sense of humor to work for a community newspaper, but it sure helps. Full Story
They picked her e-mail address out of 3 trillion
The notice informing a Milam County resident she had won $2 million in the “Yahoo-Microsoft Promo,” was a pleasant surprise because she did not enter the contest.
Another surprise came when it was learned neither Yahoo not Microsoft sponsored such a promotional. Full Story
Rockdale Senior Center had budget problems
The Rockdale Senior Center has been in operation for a number of years under the direction of the Hill Country Community Action Association HCCAA) headquartered in San Saba. Full Story
Christmas cottage set Nov. 2 at Bea’s Kitchen
Don’t miss the Christmas Cottage on Nov. 2 to get you in the Holiday Spirit. You can shop from local vendors with booths full of decorations, quilts, throws, garden decorations, scarf necklaces, custom pins and key rings from exotic woods, and acrylics, handmade jewelry, crochet items and much more. Full Story