Published by News Staff on Thu, 12/10/2015 - 12:20pm
By JIM MALEWITZ
Texas Agriculture Commissioner Sid Miller faced tough questions from lawmakers Tuesday over his plan to hike fees for a host of licenses, registrations and services that his agency provides. “I’m really boiling inside, and I don’t know who to be mad at,” Sen. Lois Kolkhorst, R-Brenham, said at a hearing of the Senate Committee on Agriculture, Water and Rural Affairs.
Published by News Staff on Thu, 12/03/2015 - 3:13pm
By Regina Keilers
Staying connected – a phrase that can mean so many things. Growing up during the 1960s and 1970s, staying connected for me had many different meanings. It meant writing letters to friends when one of them moved away (or when I did). I remember writing those letters and then waiting days or weeks for a response. It was always so exciting to get a letter from a friend that you hadn’t seen in a long time. I even had a pen pal in Germany.
Published by News Staff on Thu, 12/03/2015 - 3:10pm
By ED STERLING
AUSTIN — President Barack Obama on Nov. 25 ordered federal disaster aid to supplement Texas state and local recovery efforts in the area affected by severe storms, tornadoes, straight-line winds and flooding during the period of Oct. 22-31. President Obama’s action makes federal funding available to affected individuals in the counties of Bastrop, Brazoria, Caldwell, Comal, Galveston, Guadalupe, Hardin, Harris, Hays, Hidalgo, Liberty, Navarro, Travis, Willacy and Wilson.
Published by News Staff on Mon, 11/23/2015 - 10:36am
By JOAN IVY
Saturday, Dec. 12 will be the second annual Christmas in Muldoon. Make plans now to come out and see what all the fuss has been about. Starting at 4 p.m., the Muldoon Museum, the store front next door, the Muldoon Mercantile, the Old Kerr home and the Muldoon Methodist Church will be open and celebrating the season.