As we prepare for the Memorial Day weekend, it’s only fitting that we pause to remember those who have sacrificed so much in service to our country and our communities.

As I write this article, gas prices in South Texas have plunged to $1.51 per gallon in Portland, $1.55 in Refugio, $1.77 in Taft and $1.78 in Sinton. That’s quite a range, but the prices are sharply lower than they were two months ago.

Life as we know it goes on during the Coronavirus Crisis of 2020, but with both major and minor adjustments, there’s a sort of awkward muddling through and attempts to make the best of disruptions.

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