Columns/Opinions

Thu
08
Jan

New Mix of Lawmakers, Officials Heading for Austin

Mon
05
Jan

Carmine News

A blood drive will be held Sunday, Jan. 11 from 9:30 a.m.- 2 p.m. at the Martin Luther Lutheran Church fellowship hall. It is sponsored by Martin Luther Lutheran Church and Bethlehem Lutheran Church of Round Top.
 
Mon
05
Jan

Winchester News

Mark and Leann McClain spent Christmas Week in Grovetown, Ga. with their oldest daughter, Christina, and her husband
Steve and their children, Stephanie and Mark. After church at St Michael’s on Christmas Day, they drove to Hobby airport in Houston to catch their flight to Atlanta  where they were picked up by Steve and Mark. They returned on New Year’s Day.
 
Wed
31
Dec

Texas Notches Big Year for Job Creation

AUSTIN — 2014 has been a banner year for job creation in Texas, according to government assessments. Drawing on figures calculated by the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics, Texas Workforce Commission on Dec. 19 reported employers added 34,800 seasonally adjusted total non-farm jobs in November, for a total of 441,200 jobs added since last year.
 
Wed
31
Dec

Round Top News by Jeannette

Round Top C of C Orchid Tree Park and Gallery in Round Top is having a closing party for their Santa Fe Nights exhibit on Saturday, Jan. 17. Please put on your calendar to attend.
 
Mon
29
Dec

Winchester News

Around Town Betty Ritcher celebrated Christmas with the Noack Family in Jennings Louisiana. She had a wonderful time.
Bobbie Hajek celebrated Christmas with her son and his family in Pearland. Her son presented his girlfriend with a ring. He gave Bobbie a diamond necklace. Upon returning to Winchester Bobbie and Billy celebrated together where Billy gave Bobbie a laptop computer. Bobbie had a wonderful Christmas.
 
Mon
29
Dec

Warda News

Church Notes Holy Cross Lutheran Church worship service is held each Sunday at 9 a.m. Holy Communion is held each first and third Sunday. Sunday School and Bible Class begin at 10:15 a.m. Rev. Dennis Tegtmeier is pastor at Holy Cross.
 
Thu
18
Dec

Panel Sets $7 Billion Minimum for Rainy Day Fund

By ED STERLING
 
AUSTIN — On Dec. 11, a Senate-House joint committee empaneled to adopt a sufficient balance for the state’s “rainy day fund” approved $7 billion as the floor for it. Properly titled the Economic Stabilization Fund, the oil and gas tax-fueled pool of money was created by constitutional amendment in 1988 when oil was selling as low as $10 a barrel, causing state coffers to run thin.

 

Thu
18
Dec

Merry Xmas?

By REGINA KEILERS
 
Every year around this time, I see various rants on Facebook and other internet sources about “taking Christ out of Christmas” or “keeping Christ in Christmas.”

 

Mon
15
Dec

Carmine News

Round Top-Carmine JV and varsity boys basketball teams play at Bryan JV Dec. 16 at 5 p.m. Varsity girls host Fayetteville
Dec. 16 at 6 p.m. JV boys, varsity girls, and varsity boys host Moulton Dec. 19 at 2 p.m. Final exams are Dec. 17-19 with early release on Dec.19 at 1 p.m.
 

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