The little moron threw the clock

HAPPY THOUGHTS & PET PEEVES Carolyn (Sue) Hendrick It can’t be time for school already.  Where did the summer go?  We have twelve whole months a year to accomplish world changing feats.  Remember all of those earth shattering resolutions we made in January?  Funny, they didn’t seem so important as the year rushed along.  Something … Read more

Five issues covered at Capitol

ROBERT NICHOLS State Senator As July approaches an end, the second special legislative session does as well. However, Governor Perry has indicated that unless a transportation finance deal is reached, he will call the Legislature back for a third special. And so our work continues… Five things that happened this week at your Texas Capitol … Read more

Parfaits a summer treat

Judicious & Delicious With Judge Esther Barger Here’s a great summertime dessert to top off a summer supper. Blueberry Banana Parfaits l pkg. cream cheese, softened 1 cup sugar 1 tsp. vanilla extract 1 container Cool Whip (8 oz.) 1 pkg. (12 oz.) vanilla wafers 6 bananas, peeled and sliced 3 cups fresh or frozen … Read more