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Sometimes, animals remind us what it's like to be brave

This is a story of bravery, of putting your life on the line to help a friend.

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Wednesday 10/07/2015
Stricter gun control not the answer
Posted: October 07, 2015

A conundrum is a confusing and difficult problem or question. There is such a problem for the nation today.

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Friday 10/02/2015
Medicaid rate increases and bad gas
Posted: October 02, 2015

A couple of questions came in this week that probably deserve some answers.

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Wednesday 09/30/2015
Black Lives Matter marching to the wrong drummer
Posted: September 30, 2015

Race relations in the U.S. today are the worst they have been in many years.

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Friday 09/25/2015
Racism may not be as far away as we think
Posted: September 25, 2015

For those of us who got to sit in on last Saturday morning's "brainstorming" program on law enforcement and race relations, it was a real eye opener.

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Letter to the Editor: Sept. 25
Posted: September 25, 2015

I'm writing in regard to an "open dialog" that allegedly was held Sept. 19, 2015. Topics allegedly discussed were law enforcement officers (and) race relations, including strengths, weakness, opportunities and possible threats.

Wednesday 09/23/2015
Republicans greasing slippery slopes
Posted: September 23, 2015

A staple on grocery store shelves 75 years ago may be coming back.

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Thursday 09/17/2015
Maybe the time for a 'flat tax' has come
Posted: September 17, 2015

For years, our nation’s leaders have been grousing about the Internal Revenue Service and how it should be changed to make that part of our government better.

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Letter to the Editor: Sept. 17
Posted: September 17, 2015

My son is 11 and has autism. He shows rabbits in the Washington County Fair.

Wednesday 09/16/2015
Pro-lifers are really anti-abortionists
Posted: September 16, 2015

There are two sides to the coin. That adage is normally followed with, you are considering only one side.

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Letter to the Editor: Sept. 16
Posted: September 16, 2015

Your Sept. 11 edition published an interesting editorial entitled "Governance by'We the People," by Allan K. Dubois, president of the State Bar of Texas.

Tuesday 09/15/2015
Letter to the Editor: Sept. 15
Posted: September 15, 2015

According to a recent article in The Banner-Press (“Going beyond just the facts ma’am: etc.) cameras were imposed to protect against bad police behavior.

Friday 09/11/2015
Letters to the Editor: Sept. 11
Posted: September 11, 2015

The Blinn administration and the Blinn board of trustees seem to believe that they are not required to follow Texas Education Code Section 130.0032(d), specifically 130.0032(d)(2).

Wednesday 09/09/2015
Does Trump's plan on illegal aliens sound familiar? It should
Posted: September 09, 2015

Last week’s history lesson was the personal story of a friend who survived the “solution.” The lesson ended with concerns about whether history is close to another repeat cycle.

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Thursday 09/03/2015
Things Blue Bell did right
Posted: September 03, 2015

Blue Bell did three things right as a business of integrity.

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With progress in health care, are we really healthier
Posted: September 03, 2015

Thousands of years passed with very slow progress in technology and health care, until this past century. There has been an explosion in technical advances and in medicine and improved surgical procedures just during this past half a century.

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