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Fort Sam Memories

May 27, 2016 1:01am

I’m not quite sure how such an important milestone slipped by me, but last September Fort Sam Houston marked its 125th anniversary. And that brought back a tidal wave of memories.

Before I...

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I Pledge Allegiance…

Jul 02, 2015 1:01am

“I pledge allegiance to the flag of the United States of America, and to the Republic for which it stands, one Nation under God, indivisible, with liberty and justice for all.”

Thirty-one...

The Magna Carta’s Legacy

Jun 26, 2015 1:02am

Eight centuries ago, a treaty was signed that would become a pillar of English law and the basis of constitutional democracies in the United states and around the world hundreds of years later....

The 23rd Psalm

Jun 18, 2015 1:02am

As parents, or grandparents know, there is a big change when a child graduates from kindergarten and heads off to first grade now seeing himself, or herself, as “the big kid.” Or to put it another...

A Dozen Donuts, Please

Jun 11, 2015 1:02am

On Friday morning, June 5, CNN, the cable news network that incidentally is celebrating its 35th anniversary, had a breaking story. No, not reporting another national or international disaster,...

Lost in the Fifties Tonight

Jun 04, 2015 1:01am

There was small blip in the mainstream media that caught my eye, noting that 60 years ago, on May 21, 1955, Chuck Berry, a rock and roll icon, recorded his first single “Maybellene” for Chess...

Smiles in the Pews

May 27, 2015 1:01am

Church bulletins have been around for a long, long time. And the format, no matter the denomination, is pretty much the same. There’s usually an inspirational message from the pastor, maybe some...

Fill ‘er up, Please

May 21, 2015 1:01am

Remember when you carefully eased your tri-colored, chrome-laden ’58 Buick Roadmaster next to the gas pump at your neighborhood service station? The elderly man came out, more than likely the...

Capital Quiz

May 14, 2015 1:01am

Quick, where’s the Texas state capital located? Aha, you say, obviously a trick question since everyone knows it is in Austin.

Ah, but now we come to the tricky part. It just happens that...

Cash or Check?

May 07, 2015 1:01am

Let me jiggle your memory bank a bit. Remember standing in line at the supermarket, department or discount store line, slowly inching toward the cashier while trying to decide whether to pay with...

Summer Time, Reading Time Part 2

Apr 30, 2015 1:02am

Last week, fellow reader, I got you hooked on the Century Trilogy with a look at the first book. Let’s continue on now to the final two books in the engrossing tale.

“Winter of the World,”...

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