Over the past almost half a dozen years in the military, I’ve been blessed with the opportunity to forge friendships with people from all walks of life.
Spring is here at the Stewart C. Meyer Harker Heights Public Library, and finding inspiration, creativity and fun is as easy as walking in the door.
During one of my Bee meetings in January, a member suggested that the Bee girls write down all of our UFO’s (UnFinished Objects). It goes without saying that all quilters have numerous projects in different stages of completion. It’s just the way we are.
If you have considered a no-carb diet to achieve weight loss or control diabetes, it is crucial to learn the basics of this “diet” and to understand the health risks associated with eliminating carbohydrates. Carbohydrates comprise a wide variety of foods — both healthy and unhealthy — and w…
Spring Break is not over just yet. The Stewart C. Meyer Harker Heights Public Library has a special Gaming and Mayhem Event Night for teens at 6 p.m. tonight. Refreshments will be served at this after-hours event.
Spring Break is a time when families pack up and head out to the various beaches or large cities for springtime fun and activities. My family and I have enjoyed spring vacations when we had the budget or paid time off. However, we have also had times when our budget would only allow a fun “s…
Break out of the expected at the Stewart C. Meyer Harker Heights Public Library. Today, an Early Out Friday film will be shown at 2 p.m.
When I returned to the United States after spending 18 out of 24 months overseas with the Army, I vowed to set down roots. And this past week I dug those roots right back up after deciding to move once again.
Not many of us get the chance to make our living sitting in front of an audio control board, speaking into a microphone and playing music over the radio to thousands of people.
National Nutrition Month is a nutrition education and information campaign created annually in March by the Academy of Nutrition and Dietetics.
Zany illustrations and fun stories are a time-proven winning combination, and Dr. Seuss’ books are some of the most popular in the world.
Spring is quilt show time in Texas. Our Guild’s newsletter had some listed, but for a complete list go to QuiltingHub.com (or just Google “quilt shows in Texas”).
Once you start running (or jogging), your body will need extra fuel for those miles; you will be burning approximately an extra 100 calories for each mile you run. In addition, your muscles will need protein to keep them operating efficiently.
My oldest son is a real-life Dennis the Menace. He is sweet and caring about others with a deep yearning for adventure that tends to be a tad mischievous.
Get ready to step into a new future with the Stewart C. Meyer Harker Heights Public Library. One of the services the library provides is access to the Job and Career Accelerator. Call 254-953-5491 to find out how your library card can create a free and personal account to create resumes and …
Valentine’s Day is right around the corner. The store shelves are lined with chocolates and stuffed animals. There’s a wide array of cards to choose from in the card aisle. Year after year, we tend to purchase the same things.
You’re going to think this is a quirky column, and I honestly agree, but I thought it would be interesting to share with you some of the famous people I’ve been privileged to meet, shaken hands with and interviewed while I was a radio station news director — or came in fairly close contact w…
A healthy diet and lifestyle can help fight cardiovascular disease. Making small dietary adjustments daily can translate into life long-term benefits for your health and your heart.
The use of dietary supplements in the clinical nutrition and athletic realms has steadily increased throughout the years with reports estimating sales in the billions of dollars.
Enthusiasts of Edgar Allan Poe can continue celebrating his 208th birthday with books by, and books about Poe from the Stewart C. Meyer Harker Heights Public Library.
A new year frequently ushers in New Year’s resolutions. We resolve to lose weight or pay off debt, but how many of our resolutions are geared towards one of the most important relationships in our lives — our marriage?
Starting the year with resolutions of improvement is easy when using the Stewart C. Meyer Harker Heights Public Library as a resource for information, education, and entertainment.
At the Stewart C. Meyer Harker Heights Public Library, the eBook format is a growing, popular way to introduce and encourage reading.
It took an army of friends and family to motivate me to finish my Bachelor of Arts degree in speech communications in 1985. I was 33 years old when I walked across the stage and am proof that you’re never too old to complete a secondary education.
The new year brings about many resolutions to eat healthier, lose weight and be more physically active. If you are unsure where to start, here are a few tips to get you started on your journey to better health and wellness.
At the end of the year, it is normal to take stock of the year before looking forward to what lies ahead in the coming year. As a reader, I have my personal reading preferences, yet as an advocate in the book culture, I watch for authors and artists who create books that I can recommend as w…
The recent freezing temperatures prompted me to collect a stack of mystery books to read during nights of blustery wind in a house that creaked and groaned as the hours ticked on.
The holiday season is here, and this weekend is a mix of the festive and the calmat the Stewart C. Meyer Harker Heights Public Library.
While we haven’t had a cold spell to scare us out of our warm-weather lull yet, it is coming. Prepare now for it by purchasing needed supplies for outside dogs.