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June 23, 2011 RSS feed / General Stories

Marsh Restoration Project For West Galveston Bay Wetlands

Adding to an already impressive list of offshore artificial reefing and habitat restoration projects, the CCA Texas Habitat Today for Fish Tomorrow (HTFT) program has announced it is funding $50,000 toward an ambitious marsh restoration project in We More...

Swiss Family Snyder

My daughter recently finished reading Swiss Family Robinson by Johann Wyss. I like to have something to read before going to bed at night when I run out of crossword puzzles. It was a perfect storm of opportunity. More...

From the Chef’s Corner

Mama’s Lemon Squares I believe this dessert is one of the all time favorites at social functions. I know I always look and hope to find these tangy delicious squares. More...

A Father’s Day Wish

As a father of two, I’ve always looked forward to Father’s Day as a day to spend some quality time with my daughters. More...

Public Safety Commission Hears Report on Mexican Border Incident

The Texas Rangers continue to investigate last week’s border incident in which U. S. More...

McCaul Receives National Award for Cybersecurity

Symantec Corp., a global leader in security, storage and systems management solutions, awarded Congressman Michael McCaul (RTX) its Cyber 4 Award for excellence in federal cybersecurity policy, specifically recognizing his “strong leadership, i More...

USDA 2011 Committee Nomination and Election

Nominations for candidates to run for the Farm Service Agency County Committee election representing producers in Local Administrative Area #A, (Giddings and Serbin Communities) will be accepted from June 15 through August 1, 2011. More...

Outdoor News

by Victor Gonzales, Lee County Game Warden More...

36th Infantry Division Band to Perform Summer Concert Series

The 36th Infantry Division Band’s Summer Concert Series kicked off on Sunday, May 29, 2011 at the Veterans Memorial Plaza in Sun City, Texas with 14 of the 15 shows open and free to the public. More...

Down Home Ranch Still Needs Ranch Camp Staff

This week, Down Home Ranch began Ranch Camp, Session #1 and we’re having a great time, heat or no heat. More...

Senator Hutchison Unveils Plan to Save Social Security

Calls on VP Biden to Include Entitlement Reform in Budget Negotiations Hutchison Bill Ensures Solvency of Social Security Without Raising Taxes or Cutting Core Benefits

WASHINGTON, D.C. - Today, U. S. Senator Kay Bailey Hutchison (R-Texas) held a press conference to unveil her Defend & Save Social Security Act. More...

Home Country

Doc was sitting on the stump as though it were a throne. “I hereby call to order the meeting of the Lewis Creek Piscatorial Appreciation and Apprehension Society,” he said. “Mr. More...

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THEY SAID IT

(Life Lessons from Hospice Patients)

“I’m Older Than I Was” More...

Focus on the Family

Husband’s Angry Outbursts Source Of Family Stress

Q: My husband has an anger problem and gets upset over the littlest issues. He’s not abusive, but he lashes out with words. Our family walks on eggshells around him. How can I help him? More...

 













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