Centennial sign brings back happy, zany, times
didn’t expect a trip back into the past, not 40 years of it anyway, when I walked into the Hogan- Hall Building at the Rockdale Chamber of Commerce last Wednesday morning.
Occasion was an open house showcasing the recently renovated rock building. Full Story
SPOILIN’ THE BROTH
Half the nails had the head on wrong end
Neighbor Grover sez a psychologist is a person who knows the right way to bring up other people’s children. I was so exhausted from watching curling on the
Olympics that I couldn’t come up with a column idea. Then faithful reader Mary Jane Boyd rescued me, emailing the following blonde jokes, all fresh to me. Full Story
Should you invest now or pay off debt?
I went to medical school, and now I have $70,000 in debt. I just started a three-year residency making about $50,000 a year, while my wife makes $40,000. The student loans represent our only debt. Do you think we should be paying this off or investing in a Roth IRA? Full Story
INK IN THE BLOOD
Mr. Webb, Honey, do your homework at Paper Moon?
When I “went off” to college in the mid- 1950s, I was used to teachers in our 210-student high school that knew me and called me by my first name. (When they got mad at me they screeched: “Willis Newman WEBB!!!”) Yeeesh. Full Story
MILAM COUNTY T.R.I.A.D.
Wocket or Coin or Wallet: It’s all up to us
Do you have a “Wocket” in your pocket? Do you have a “Coin” in your pocket?
No not that kind of coin. “Wockets” and “Coins” are both electronic devices that have been developed to keep your wallet from bulging with all your credit cards, and debit cards. Full Story
WORD FROM THE WIFE
Tejas Festival plans include Friday event
Plans are being set in place even as we speak for the 8th annual March 21-22 Tejas Art and Book Festival.
Michelle Morgan and her committee are doing an admirable job of putting all the pieces in place. Full Story