August 23, 2012 RSS feed / General Stories

From the Chef’s Corner

Rustic Apple Cranberry Tart

It’s hard to come up with a dessert more comforting than homemade pie and fall is the perfect time of year for this tasty tart. More...

Home Country

Days like this, said Doc, a guy has to get out and get his yard work done early, before it gets too hot.  “So when does it get too hot for you, Doc?”  More...

Rates of Breastfeeding High in Texas

In Texas, 80.3 percent of mothers started breastfeeding, according to the 2012 Breastfeeding Report Card, released today by the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention. Texas’s number is above the national average of 76.9 percent. More...


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A Ride On The Wild Side

“Everybody thinks that zombies carry a virus that makes more zombies, but I think it’s more like a prion,” said a voice from the back of the car.  “Strange, but I don’t think about zombies at all,” I said.&nbs More...

Curiosity Pays

Early on August 6th, 2012, NASA’s rover Curiosity executed a perfect landing after an eightmonth journey took it an astonishing 325 million miles to Mars, a planet roughly 130 million miles from Earth. More...

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