May 31, 2012 RSS feed / General Stories

A Bittersweet Trip on the Honor Flight Network

In May 2005, an incredible effort was started to bring veterans of World War II, Korea and Vietnam from across the country to see the Washington, D.C. memorials constructed in their honor. More...

Giddings Library News Corner

The Giddings Public Library offers new large type books for our patrons. Diamond Bay by Linda Howard finds Rachael Jones getting involved with a wounded man who is washed up on shore and into Rachael’s life. More...

SBA Honors Outstanding Disaster Recovery Efforts

Mike Fisher of Bastrop, Texas, received the Phoenix Award for Outstanding Contributions to Disaster Recovery by a Public Official. More...

From the Chef’s Corner

Chicken Salad with Grapes and Pecans

Most Southerners have a favorite Chicken Salad in their recipe collection. If you’re an enthusiast like my wife, then you’ll love this scrumptious recipe.   More...


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X and Y Variables

For the first 16 years of my married life, I was the only person in my family without a Y chromosome.  I can’t help thinking that the Y chromosome was aptly named. More...

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