Columns

Opinion: Walter E. Williams

The Fight for Free Speech The violence, looting and mayhem that this nation has seen over the last several months has much of its roots in academia, where leftist faculty teach immature young people all manner of nonsense that contradicts commonsense and the principles of liberty. Chief among their lessons is a need to attack…

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The 501 by Hannaba Munn Welch

COVID danger:  thinking A quarantine is like an incubator. Once America truly emerges from COVID, it’ll be interesting to see how many new businesses have been hatched. More interesting than counting the failures. Yep, give people time to think – especially the creative ones — and they’ll get themselves into all sorts of trouble. Like…

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Peggy’s Corner

This week’s popular checkouts By Post Public Library Staff The exciting news this week at the library is more than 30 readers have accepted the Fall Reading Challenge that began on Sept. 22.  We have had fun helping with book selections in the 10 selected categories. Perhaps the most challenging and enlightening category has been…

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Do You Remember By Voda Beth Gradine

Rides in Garza County When COVID-19 first began back in March and everyone was supposed to stay home, a few ladies my age decided to resort to the entertainment of our youth – we rode around. The three ladies were Margie Maestas, Julia Childs and me. We would get something to drink and hit the…

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Pet of the Week

Susie is one spoiled dog! She is currently in a foster home but needs a permanent place to call her own. To meet this sweet girl, contact Post Animal Refuge Center by emailing us at [email protected], messaging us on Facebook at Post Arc or giving us a call at 806-317-8041.

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Letter to the Editor

It is only a memorial, what makes it so Meaningful?? This memorial has thirty (30) names of Garza County Men who lived a life well served and gave the ultimate – their lives. Along with the memorial are memorial names on bricks of others, who served in various conflicts around the world. My almost daily…

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Nancy’s Notions by Nancy McDonald

Cow’s milk vs milk alternatives: What is the difference? People choosing plant-based drinks in place of cows’ milk has surged over the past eight to 10 years. The popularity has fueled increases in sales, and there are many options to choose from in grocery stores. The biggest reason many people choose plant-based drinks is that…

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Game Warden Field Notes

Bexar County felon caught fishing for trouble Release by TPWD News The following items are compiled from recent Texas Parks and Wildlife law enforcement reports. Familiar Faces A Titus County game warden caught three men fishing on Lake Welsh without fishing licenses. One of the subjects gave a false name and date of birth, refusing…

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Pet of the Week

  Scout is one of the great dogs from Post Animal Refuge Center that will be at Old Mill Trade Days’ Dog Day on Oct. 10. There also will be some adoptable pups from other nearby rescue groups. Please come out and meet your new best friend!  

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Every Cook and Cranny

By Elizabeth Tanner Anything with “to-go” in the title is one of my favorite recipes. I’m not one to cook breakfast, especially on the weekdays, so anything that I can grab and run out of the house with are staple items in our house. These oatmeal pumpkin chocolate chip muffins are like having a hearty…

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