The Village Idiot
In some countries, greeting friends with a kiss is the common custom. France, Italy, Greece and Hollywood come to mind. Not full-on, passionate kissing, but a quick buss on the cheek. First on one ...
Mrs. Anita Chambers received word of a new great niece in Bellingham, WA. Mr. and Mrs. Luke and Kimmi Haas are the proud parents of Summer Juliette on June 7, 2013.
Summer Juliette is the great, gr...
Out and About
As we bid good-by to the disastrous tornadic spring, the heat dome descended with its oppressive humidity and soaring temperatures. Recovery from the storms continues to move forward, but once agai...
One of the laws passed by the state legislature in the 2013 session was SB 89. This bill, authored by Senator Ballenger and Representative Wesselhoft, increases the fine for littering from the maxi...
Our first week of no rain forecast and temperatures in the 90-degree range, and mosquitoes the size of Texas Longhorns are running loose in the garden. Make sure your wear long sleeves to avoid mo...
You take good care of your teeth and they feel fine – except when you eat or drink something cold or hot. But when you start to savor that first cup of coffee or sip a refreshing glass of iced tea,...
Ask Dr. Anna
Ticks can transmit diseases to dogs and people. In fact, the CDC has reported that ticks in every U.S. state carry diseases and that the number of tick-borne diseases is increasing. I can testify...
“What the hail!” I screamed. Mutilated leaves covered the ground. Trees and bushes battered from the storm, looked shocked and unrecognizable.
Last week’s hail storm destroyed my sedum, decimated ...