February 21, 2013 RSS feed / General Stories

Texas Legislature Week in Review

New plan would give high schoolers flexibility

Students would have more freedom to tailor their high school education under a bill considered by the Senate Education Committee on Tuesday. More...

Home Country

When Windy walked into the Mule Barn during that cold snap last week, we knew he was getting frantic for an audience. More...


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What Else Is Down There?

A clean house was never one of my priorities; maybe a far-off dream like granite countertops and a professionally landscaped yard, but not a priority.  There are many things that I value above a clean house on my list; number one is having happy More...

TCEQ Approves LCRA Emergency Drought Plan

The Texas Commission on Environmental Quality on Wednesday approved LCRA’s request for emergency drought relief for an unprecedented second year in a row.  The approval means that without significant rainfall in the Highland Lakes watershe More...

From the Chef’s Corner

Creamy Potato and Asparagus Soup

One thing that gets me through the winter months is mouth watering and tasty soups. My wife and I enjoy cooking different soups from Mexican, Italian, and American recipes. All good. More...

House Republicans Advocate Responsible Course of Action on School Finance Appeal

Republican legislative leaders of appropriations and public education have laid out a responsible course of action for the school finance debate during the floor proceedings in the Texas House of Representatives.  More...

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