Nichols offers his 5 cents worth

ROBERT NICHOLS State Senator This Monday, September 2, was Labor Day. I hope that you have a safe and enjoyable weekend with your friends and family. 1. Final passage of SJR 1 The third special session adjourned with the final passage of SJR 1. This constitutional amendment will be on the ballot in November 2014. … Read more

Snow biscuits a treat

Judicious & Delicious With Judge Esther Barger I have been treating some of my readers to hot biscuits and have had requests for the recipe.  Here it is again courtesy of Mrs. Lillie Moore of Huntington.  Thanks again, Lillie….the Snow Biscuits  are becoming quite popular down here in Diboll.  These are super easy, the first … Read more

Thannisch has 500 tomatoes

CARY SIMS Ag News While most spring gardens have long since been given over to weeds or burned up from heat and lack of rainfall, there is one that is still going strong.  After I visited this gardener last week, the count was at precisely 512.  Most astounding is that this was from five plants, … Read more