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golliver – netayahu

golliver – netayahu

March 5th, 2015

dick decent – weasel

dick decent – weasel

March 5th, 2015

the rambling boy

the rambling boy

March 5th, 2015

(photo by ANNE ADAMS)Dedie Taylor measuring bluebonnets.

Everything’s better with blooming bluebonnets

By LONN TAYLOR

A week ago Tuesday my wife, Dedie, and I took our annual February bluebonnet drive along the River Road between Presidio and Study Butte. We do this to check out the bluebonnets that grow along the right-of-way …

correspondence

correspondence

March 5th, 2015

Editor:

One of the highlights of my week is reading The Adventures of Dick Decent.

However, I must point out a factual error stated by Mr. Decent in the strip of February 26.

Energy is generated in our sun through the process of nuclear fusion, not fission. An understandable error, but one that my …

dick decent – weather

dick decent – weather

February 26th, 2015

golliver – veto

golliver – veto

February 26th, 2015

the rambling boy

the rambling boy

February 26th, 2015

Getting history wrong on the silver screen

By LONN TAYLOR

The current flap over Ava DuVernay’s film Selma has caused me to ruminate about the whole matter of movies and historical accuracy. The worst offender of historic fact I know of  is a 1940 film called The Santa Fe Trail, directed by Michael Curtiz …

correspondence

correspondence

February 26th, 2015

Editor:

The administration and staff of Big Bend Regional Medical Center would like to take a moment to extend our sincerest gratitude to the hardworking crews of the Marfa and Fort Davis EMS for their actions this past Tuesday, February 24.

As you may recall, the weather in Alpine was pretty foul and there …

golliver – supersizing

golliver – supersizing

February 19th, 2015

dick decent – 50 shades of grey

dick decent – 50 shades of grey

February 19th, 2015

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