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October 6, 2011 RSS feed / General Stories

Public Safety Commission Commends Purple Heart Award Recipient

During last week’s Public Safety Commission meeting, Texas Department of Public Safety (DPS) Director Steven C. McCraw presented a Purple Heart award to former Trooper Daniel Shown, who was shot while responding to a disturbance call. More...

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Family – The Tie That Binds

Lou Ann Mullen, from Lexington, was asked to speak at the 20th Anniversary of the Institute for Justice at the historic Willard Hotel in Washington, DC last month. More...

Holy Family Catholic Church Welcomes Father Alphonse

Holy Family Catholic Church recently welcomed a new minister to lead their flock, Father Anthony Alphonse. Life could have been a lot different for Rev. More...

Home Country

We knew. We looked at Dewey and we knew tragedy had struck. Naturally we assumed his carefully planned courtship of Emily Stickles had died a stillborn dream, but that wasn’t it. He still hadn’t met her, turns out. More...

Not Ready to Drive

“ Mom isn’t it time that I learned to drive a car?” “Drive a car? More...

From the Chef’s Corner

Kentucky Benedictine Tea Sandwiches

Not long ago, my wife was invited to a bridal shower in Houston. One of the dishes served was a “ Tea Sandwich”. She was impressed with the taste and how many it served. More...

4-H NEWS - 10-06-11 National 4-H Week

MAKING A DIFFERENCE FOR LIFE THROUGH 4-H

For more than 104 years, the 4-H Program of Texas has been engaging youth in activities that help develop skills for a lifetime. These skills range from communication to community service and from goal setting to leadership. More...

THEY SAID IT

(Life Lessons from Hospice Patients)

“I Sure Do Love You, Guy.” huge grin when she sees me coming. “Hey, Stacy,” I’ll say. “Hey, guy!” she’ll say (she’s never been able to master “Gary”). “You know what? More...














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