• Jul 21, 2014

    Ugly truck wanted

    Ugly truck photo contest will award $100 prize to winner....More
  • Jul 10, 2014

    My age is just a number, a big one

    According to the calendar and the inerrant rules of mathematics, come Sunday, July 13, I reach the milestone of senior citizenry....More
  • Jun 20, 2014

    Thirty six years of miles and memories

    Someone is credited with saying something like: if you love your job you’ll never work a day in your life. I guess I haven’t worked much in 36 years....More
  • Jun 17, 2014

    Farmers’ markets play important but not exclusive role 2

    I frequent the Denton farmers’ market and several other fruit and vegetable stands around town to pick up fresh tomatoes, squash, cucumbers and tree-ripened peaches....More
  • Jun 2, 2014

    First graders appreciate time and attention

    But today was the last day I read to a first-grade class at a nearby elementary school. I’ve done this for five years now and always look forward to the last day with a combination of joy and sadness....More
  • May 29, 2014

    Don’t shoot the messenger; he’s just doing his job

    If you read a report with which you disagree, please let me know. But don’t blame the messenger for delivering news you don’t like. It’s my job....More
  • May 19, 2014

    Rain brings hope to some while others persist in drought

    The latest Drought Monitor shows 83 percent of Texas now in drought, ranging from moderate to exceptional. Oklahoma is not much, if any, better....More
  • May 8, 2014

    My mind is a terrible thing 2

    You know how it is: You see something that reminds you of an event that happened years ago, and that memory triggers another that has at least a minuscule amount of relevance to what set you off on a daydreaming mission to begin with?...More
  • Apr 1, 2014

    Bee decline more complex than blaming pesticides 1

    We need to put our best science to work to find out what causes the disappearance of whole colonies of bees and then find ways to prevent that from happening....More
  • Mar 28, 2014

    You just can’t cure stupid 3

    Stupid pretty much defines the comment I received earlier this week following the blog on farmers as the backbone of America....More
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