Re-scheduled fun Saturday in The Rock!
Saturday, December 14th is going to be a great day in The Rock with lots of re-scheduled fun things to do!
The 8th annual Buddy Oney Toy Run, sponsored by the Bad to the Bone Riders is first on Saturday’s list. It will be held at The Ranch in Rockdale. Registration is at 9 a.m. Full Story
SPOILIN’ THE BROTH
When writing, avoid cliches like the plague
Neighbor Gtrover sez knowledge is knowing that a tomato is a fruit, and wisdom is knowing not to use it in fruit salad. P eople ask me all the time how I learned to write.
Now, as honesty is the best policy, when us writers say “all the time,” as I just did in that opening line, it really means maybe once or twice. Full Story
INK IN THE BLOOD
Give me three drunken newsmen over one with B.O.
Over the years, my profession has had a general reputation as one that produced some recalcitrants who were inclined, as the saying goes, to “crawl into the bottle.”
I have to admit, there seems to have been a propensity among journalists to have a friendly drink or two or three. Full Story
The baby timeline
I’m in the military, and my wife and I have $13,000 in the bank along with $35,000 in a Roth IRA. We also have no debt, and we put $3,500 into our savings account each month. Our new baby is due to arrive in January, so do you think this would be a good time to buy our first home? Full Story
MILAM COUNTY T.R.I.A.D.
Call the SSA office about suspicious calls
The Social Security Administration (SSA) warns us to watch for imposters calling for the purpose of getting personal data from us. The caller is most likely after bank numbers, social security numbers and other information which enables them to steal your identity. Full Story