July 12, 2018 RSS feed / Writer's Corner

Thank you, my friends

Shopping for friends

In my first column, I mentioned how grateful I am to live in rural East Texas, and one of the reasons for that is our local grocery store. More...

My five cents…

Sen. Robert Nichols, Senate District 3

On July 4th, we will have celebrated our nation’s freedom. That day in 1776, after the Declaration of Independence was signed, marked the birth of the United States of America as an independent Nation. More...

Master Gardener

Learn to make compost tea

Henderson County Master Gardener Association (HCMGA) will host Sherri Doss, HCMGA intern and owner of Bluebonnet Worm Farm, Tuesday, July 17, 5:30 p.m., Clint W. Murchison Memorial Library, 121 S. Prairieville, Athens. More...

Financial Focus

Help protect vulnerable family members from scam artists

If you have older family members whose cognitive functions or decision-making abilities have declined, or who are lonely or recently widowed, you might need to help protect them against financial scams. What steps should you take? More...