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I like “like.” Specifically, I like “like” to mean “such as.” And the reason I like “like” is because so many of the writers I edit have been conditioned to dislike “like.” … more
Betsy in Albany had a great question about “I” versus “me.” Consider the sentence: “John’s hidden agenda was to make George and I say nice things about him.” Should that “I” be … more
Diabetes, or diabetes mellitus, is not the most common disease found in pets, but it can be a serious health concern if not treated. Caring for a pet with diabetes may seem daunting, but many pet … more
Nearly 54 million Americans cope with special needs, nearly one-fifth, have physical, sensory or intellectual disabilities. One out of every 26 families reported raising children with a disability. … more
THE consensus from some local retailers is one of relief as we move on into the New Year. Sales for the month of December started out slow as locals competed with on-line purchases, but true to Kilgoreites’ nature, they dug in and offered it all to pull in the last minute sales. more
OK, yeah, it’s tough sledding right now for the Kilgore High School Bulldogs. We’ve seen this before. It doesn’t happen often, but sometimes, the hard work, the effort and the drive just … more
As you may know, the congregation I serve, Pilgrim Lutheran Church, co-sponsors a quarterly community blood-drive with the Kilgore Rotary Club. Not every time but regularly I mention the next drive in a column, either weeks before or the day of the drive, as I here mention the upcoming January 19 drive. more
They make us proud. Our youth strive to succeed whether school is in session or not and in East Texas the names are surfacing of those who have spent their summer making sure they have a strong … more
A weekly article that will offer information concerning the Kilgore Fire Department and provide safety tips.The Insurance Services Office (ISO) collects and evaluates information from communities on … more
This summer my wife and I travelled to Cincinnati, Ohio, to collect my second leg lamp for humor writing from the National Society of Newspaper Columnists at the annual conference. The conference … more
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