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Can you imagine going to school and not having your basic school supplies. Can you picture yourself as a pre-school student not having the box of crayons your needed to complete your task. Maybe you … more
Here’s a word I avoid: homonym. It’s not that I have a problem with this word. It’s marvelously useful. It’s even fun to say. My problem is I’m just never that confident I’m using it … more
“There are good people in the world.” We were in Kilgore on Saturday August 4th. We did some shopping at Atwoods. Hours later, while back in Longview, I discovered my wallet missing. I called … more
In my mind’s eye, I can still see my mother’s left handed notation on our monthly budget. Written in pencil in case adjustments were needed, the budget could easily be found in the desk drawer … more
More and more people are making their homes in woodland settings - in or near forests, rural areas, or remote mountain sites. There homeowners can enjoy the beauty of the environment but they also … more
In some instances, the mere mention of a school reunion can cause a cloud of dread to overshadow the event. Thoughts of how much weight gain, gray hair, what to wear and how successful you have been … more
Attempting to beat the heat is the name of the game this week and has kept the air conditioning and utility companies scrambling to provide some cool. to homes. Utility companies are sending out … more
The flags are waving in honor of Memorial Day. The sidewalks are lined with the red, white and blue and it can be seen flying high overhead in specific areas of the communities. And for the most … more
Welcome to another installment of “Things you should do before the highlight of your week is lime Jell-O Thursday!” This year, in my family’s ongoing quest to turn ourselves into an … more
Autumn in East Texas is usually ushered in by a yearly “cold snap,” meaning we have a few days in late September or early October when the daytime temperature drops below 90 and we don’t have … more
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