AUSTIN — Gov. Rick Perry delivered his farewell address to a joint session of the House and Senate on Jan. 15. Before recounting various aspects of the state’s performance during his record-breaking tenure as chief executive, Perry said, “I have come here to reflect on what we have done together, and to say farewell
Sitting listening to the “talking heads” on Sunday morning. One of the big questions (they call them BREAKING NEWS) of the day is that they already know that the President is going to talk about a plan to tax the wealthy to benefit the middle class. Talk about de-ja vu all over again
Around Town The Ladies of Winchester group will have a reminiscing luncheon on Wednesday, Jan. 21, from noon to 4 p.m. at Barb Schafer’s home at 623 North Raymond Road. Elizabeth Kipp, Bernice Latimer, Mildred Kasper, and Mary Lehmann will be honored and asked to share with stories about living in Winchester from yesteryear.
RT-C School News Round Top-Carmine varsity boys and girls host Waelder Jan. 20 at 6 p.m. JV boys and varsity girls and boys play in Fayetteville Jan. 23 with the first game at 5 p.m. Jr. High boys and girls play in Moulton Jan. 22 at 4 p.m.
“Congress shall make no law respecting an establishment of religion, or prohibiting the free exercise thereof; or abridging the freedom of speech, or of the press; or the right of the people peaceably to assemble, and to petition the Government for a redress of grievances.”
Eddie and JoAnn Schneider hosted a New Year’s Eve meal for the Lunch Bunch as they bid farewell to 2014. Marceil and Neal Prestridge, Larry and Glenda Herzog, Roger and Dorothy Loewe, and Marvin and Elizabeth Kipp dined on a roast
Possibly because of my lack of enthusiasm for her fruit cakes, my Mother acquired a loaf cake recipe from Sara Oeltjen in the late 1960s that uses orange candy slices, instead of candied fruit. Now almost fifty years later, Mom still continues to crank out those delicious Orange Candy Cakes each and every Christmas holiday season!
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.