• June 25, 2016

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Actor portraying Houdini to present program tonight at Heights library

Duffy Hudson, as illusionist Harry Houdini, is appearing at the Stewart C. Meyer Harker Heights Public Library tonight.
It's time for all this lightning, thunder to end

My wife always used to tell me she liked the sound of far-off thunder, calling it soothing and kind of romantic.

Being young is sometimes overrated

My wife and I were eating at one of our favorite restaurants the other day when our waitress came by to refill our drinks.

Being young is sometimes overrated

My wife and I were eating at one of our favorite restaurants the other day when our waitress came by to refill our drinks.

Frogs decided our patio was a party pad

In our nearly seven years as homeowners, my wife and I have had to deal with a lot of problems — broken garage doors, rodents in the attic, a hail-damaged roof and a stuck front door, to name a few.

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Ciizens Police Academy was an experience

About five years ago, I had a friend who raved about her participation in the Jacksonville, Texas, Police Department’s Citizens Police Academy.

Traffic laws should be driving force for motorists

Last week I noticed a photo circulating on my social media feed of Mount Enterprise High School’s baseball team, coaches and school bus pulled over to the side of the road during a Shelby County constable’s funeral procession.

We need to take proactive stance against bullying

During middle school I became the target. Frizzy hair, braces and glasses that took up half my face — before thinner black-rimmed frames became cool — were all part of who I was.

Selfless helpers in time of need deserve thanks

About nine years ago, smoldering ashes and concrete was all that remained of the home I spent 15 years of my life residing in.

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Take special care when shipping quilts

There are many occasions throughout the year that provide the necessity of mailing a quilt: Christmas, birthdays, graduations, anniversaries, births, weddings, or entering a show.

Prepare your pets for noisy fireworks that come with July 4

This week I wanted to talk to y’all about how important it is to prepare your pets for the fireworks that are only a few short weeks away.

I finally had to face up to the ‘D-word’ — diet, that is

So, I’ve thus far been able to adjust my life to incorporate more water, mild-to- moderate exercise and home remodeling.

Taking time to thank a great teacher of mine

You’re going to think my calculator has malfunctioned but I have been involved in education in some form or fashion for about 51 years.

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