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How’s this for a newspaper headline? “One space between each sentence, they said.  Science just proved them wrong.” Wow. Strong stuff. It sounds like the Washington Post, which recently … more
Editor: A Facebook “friend” of mine recently posted the following: “The sooner Americans admit to themselves that Democrats are Communists, the sooner we can get on with repairing the damage … more
I was sitting at the house last Sunday waiting to watch the American Country Music Awards – I still know and can understand most of those singers, unlike the Grammy Awards where people are rapping … more
There is a sense of peace and calm that settles in when returning home, whether to a person, building, location or something as simple as a tree. Like a magnet, it draws in as if an invisible welcome … more
My eldest and most expensive child recently reached one of those teen milestones that parents often consider with a combination of dread and hopefulness. No, I’m not referring to her first solo … more
Give Texans a few days of sunshine and an excuse to get away and off they go. Kilgoreite Martha Clark and 68 others from Kilgore, Longview and Palestine spent the last five days in Burnet County at … more
In 1967 the Beatles released a song called “Strawberry Fields Forever.” Written by John Lennon, one of four members of the group; the song was inspired from his childhood memories of playing in … more
Dear Facebook, I know you’ve been under fire lately due to the Cambridge Analytica scandal (and the fact that your gobzillionaire CEO Mark Zuckerberg is reacting like a 16-year-old who just got … more
A person who repairs and makes shoes and boots is called a cobbler simply because they knew how to “cobble” pieces of leather together to fashion shoes. The profession was highly respected during … more
When I was a kid, I had a pony. I don’t mention that a lot. People get the wrong impression: pampered rich girl prancing around a snooty stable on an English saddle. Not even close. My … more
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