Hey y’all, guess whose accent is most popular?
Well, y’all just reach over and give y’all selves a pat on the back.
A nationwide survey by something called cupid.com—I know, it sound like a chick site to me, too—has discovered Americans think the southern accent is the most attractive of all our nation’s regional dialects. Full Story
Surprise Kev! A great time was had by all
What a great week-end we just had, even got some awesome rain on top of the cooler temps. Yea!
The week-end started off with a very special Rockdale Sports Hall of Honor ceremony.
Now don’t get me wrong, all of the ceremonies have been special, but this group was near and dear to all of our hearts. Full Story
SPOILIN’ THE BROTH
High tech drummed up in ancient Israel
Neighbor Grover sez a committee is an unthinkable association of the unable who were assigned the unwilling to do the unnecessary. O kay folks, if you’ve got kids or grandkids you know there’s a generation-plus of people who haves grown up with computers and probably do not know how high tech got started. Full Story
Section 8 housing dilemma
I have some rental properties, and the government would like to turn a couple into low-income housing. Is this a good idea, or should I find my own tenant?
Marvin Dear Marvin, Full Story
INK IN THE BLOOD
Winter’s first ‘norther’ meant it was hog-killing time
I n the process of civilizing and modernizing, Americans have been nothing if not inventive. We enjoy a society where so many products are readily available without most consumers having any understanding of, or for that matter, caring about the evolution. Or even having a need to. Full Story
MILAM COUNTY T.R.I.A.D.
‘Con’ comes from ‘confidence,’ so don’t trust everyone
A nyone who sets out to take advantage of the elderly should face jail time. The criminal mind is not lazy or stupid. It is alert and cunning.
Crooks should never be underestimated or ignored. Isn’t it strange to say “I am not a snitch” or tattletale to protect the wrongdoer rather than notifying the authorities?” Full Story
It’s that time again—county election filing period
Well, as the day rapidly approaches when it will be time to file for reelection (November 9 is when the filing period begins) I am amazed at how quickly my first term as county judge has gone by.
I’ll have to be ready to give an answer to your question, “Okay mister, just what have you accomplished these past 3 years?” Full Story