Dennis, Lindy members of ‘useful idiots’ club
So, the American celebrity went overseas, snuggled up to the dictator of a country with a terrible reputation and said nice things about him.
Then the celeb came home and appeared to be genuinely shocked that so many people objected to what he’d done.
Former NBA star Dennis Rodman and North Korean dictator Kim-Jong Un? Full Story
MILAM HISTORY INK IN THE BLOOD
Andrea Candelaria one of the few Alamo survivors In small towns, teens grabbed any job available
Does the name Candelaria sound familiar to you? One of three San Xavier Missions located on Milam County Road 432 off FM 908 is named Mission Nuestra Senora de la Candelaria.
Maybe it is just a coincidence but for me this Spanish surname drew me to find out more about people named Candelaria. Full Story
SPOILIN’ THE BROTH
Sans TV, literacy was alive and well 100 years ago
Neighbor Grover sez his wife told him he was gullible and he believed her. E ditor Mike Brown says one of his many duties that he enjoys the most is perusing this newspaper’s microfilm files to compile the 100-years-ago segment of our 10-20-40-100-yearsago column that appears on our op-ed pages. Full Story
MILAM COUNTY T.R.I.A.D.
Top scams includes lottery, skimming ‘romance’
Scams are recycled. You may receive the same scam year after year According to the Better Business Bureau here are the top 10 scams for the year: Full Story
Guardianship process part of county judge’s duty
Part of the County Judge’s responsibi l ity being in charge of probate court is to hear guardianship cases in the county.
Many of you may be wondering what I’m talking about, so you’re in the same boat that I was in when I got this job. Full Story