BEE COUNTY – Agriculture plays an important part in any community and especially so in Bee County as so many are involved in the production process of bringing food from farm and ranch to table.
AUSTIN – Gov. Greg Abbott today issued an executive order limiting certain businesses and services as part of the state’s effort to contain the spread of COVID-19.
Juneteenth is especially important for my friend Paulette Boales Bailey, because her great-grandfather, Peter Boales, may have been the first enslaved person in this part of South Texas to learn about emancipation from Union soldiers in 1865.
BEEVILLE – What would make a Ph.D. candidate decide one day to pickup and leave from her home in Allentown, Pennsylvania, and drive to Seattle?
Bill Cude used to say that his life may have spanned the greatest changes in the history of mankind—he was born in the horse and buggy days and lived to see a man walking on the moon, as well as the arrival of the computer age. I am happy to remember my dad for this Father’s Day column.
A bird flew into the bluebird house that we had erected on the west side of the vineyard. Oh, good! I thought. Both vineyard houses, east and west, had residents now. We would have a fine crop of bluebirds this summer. But something bothered me about the bird that had tucked into that westsi…