November 2, 2017 RSS feed / Writer's Corner

Thank you, my friends

Carolina in the Pines

One of my favorite songs from the 1970s is Carolina in the Pines, by Michael Martin Murphy – now, I’ve never been in love with a girl named “Carolina,” but I do love the pines. More...

My five cents…

Sen. Robert Nichols, Senate District 3

We have officially moved into the Fall season and with that comes the expectation of cooler weather, the changing of the leaves, time with family and one of my favorite fall traditions…hunting season. More...

Financial Focus

Check list for helping you choose a financial professional

For reasons likely to remain obscure, October 30 is Checklist Day. But while the origins of this observance may be a mystery, the value of checklists is clear: They help us organize our time and break large jobs into manageable steps. More...

Master Gardener

Prevent leafrollers on your cannas

Every season brings something to do in the garden. For those that get busy, ignoring the garden can have varying degrees of significance. Last year, I felt the need to cut back on the time spent on my garden, and I chose to disregard some chores. More...

The Lions Den

Hurricane Harvey relief

An update on what Texas Lions have been doing to help with the Hurricane Victim relief program. Lions Task Force under the direction of the four district Lions Governors are working with local groups to help victims. More...