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’Round Town April 25, 2018

On May 31, about a month away, the Madisonville schools will be out for the summer. Hard to believe, isn’t it? It’s been a good year for MCISD, from educational scores to sports … more

Iola students in last month of school year

As the end of the year approaches, we would like to get all outstanding charges paid. Starting Friday, May 11, there will be no charging allowed. Please make sure that your child has money on … more

Bedias Food Pantry Open this Saturday

Our Bedias Food Pantry will be open this Saturday, April 21, 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. Please contact John Anderson at (936) 581-2706 to learn how you can help with this important community … more

Stop China's cheating, but protect U.S. jobs

President Trump is right to target China's unfair trade practices. That country routinely steals America's intellectual property such as patents, blatantly forces American businesses to turn over … more

’Round Town April 18, 2018

Have you seen the movie “I Can Only Imagine?” It’s a true story of forgiveness and, well, so much more. If you haven’t seen it, I urge you to go. Presently the movie … more

End of the school year approaching

As the end of the year approaches, we would like to get all outstanding charges paid. Starting Friday, May 11, there will be no charging allowed. Please make sure that your child has money on … more

History has its share of humor

If you have read many of my Musings, you know that if there is anything I enjoy as much as history, it is humor. Put the two together and I’m in hog heaven. April is National Humor Month, … more

It’s time for a Beatitude adjustment

Matthew 5:1-12 says, “Blessed are the poor in spirit, for theirs is the kingdom of heaven.
Blessed are those whom mourn, for they will be comforted. Blessed are the meek, for they will inherit … more

Hot dog social deemed a success

Thank you to everyone who joined us last Saturday, April 7, for our “Free Hot Dog Social” at the Bedias Civic Center, hosted by Shiloh Baptist Church (Pankey). Please watch for other great … more

Actions speak louder than words

Our world is more dangerous than ever. Yet over the past eight years America's military budget has taken one attack after another in Washington, shrinking it to dangerous levels. Last year more of … more

April is National Distracted Driving Awareness Month

Multi-tasking is thought of as a useful skill, but it gets a lot of people in trouble behind the wheel. Most of us incorrectly assure ourselves that we can multi-task and use our cellphone while … more

Good and evil in eye of the beholder

“Every man's work shall be made manifest: for the day shall declare it, because it shall be revealed by fire; and the fire shall try every man's work of what sort it is.” — ‭‭1 … more

’Round Town

The best laid plans. You’ve probably heard that saying. I had them last week. The 18th century Scottish poet Robert Burns penned the famous line, “The best-laid plans of mice and … more

Bundles of bees

With spring comes lots of new plants, flowers, budding trees and bees. Yes, the bees are out. It’s the best time of year for bees and they are all out collecting nectar and pollen to bring back … more

Interim committees take on jails

Another year has passed and once again we rejoice: He is risen; He is risen indeed. I can say without hesitation that I could not perform my duties as a husband, father, or your State Representative … more

Bedias Civic Club meets Tomorrow

Thank you to everyone who joined us last Saturday, March 31, at the Bedias Civic Center, for our old-fashioned Community Easter Egg Hunt. Please visit our Facebook page, … more

Looking ahead with prosperity in mind

With the help of the Tax Cuts and Jobs Act, our economy is finally starting to fire on all cylinders. The Department of Labor indicated that in the first two months of 2018, the economy added … more

Spring clean for safety

Warmer weather and longer days are approaching finally. It’s about time to come out of our winter cocoons and focus on long-neglected projects, like spring cleaning, home repairs and yard work. … more

’Round Town April 4, 2018

Here’s some info you might like to know. Last week we shared about the loss of Mr. Jerry Hudson. Memorials may be made to Ten Mile Cemetery Association, P.O. Box 216, … more

Support sought for fair candidates

Please support our local candidates Lauren Wheaton and Sophia Willis for Grimes County Fair Queen and Junior Princess. You can show your support by buying fair passes for $15 before May 31st and $20 … more
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