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Weather is an act of God for farmers, but misguided federal policy is not.

Pet fostering is a selfless act. Pet foster parents (PFPs) take dogs out of the stressful environment of Marshall’s animal shelter and give them a home life, albeit a temporary one. They give the dogs loving care and a routine, and they build bonds with them; all for the purpose of relinquis…

I don’t exactly recall when I moved from the little table to the big table during the holidays. But I thought I had arrived.

As we open the month of December we as Americans are challenged to remember one of the most powerful events that ever happened to our nation…Pearl Harbor Day, Dec. 7, 1941 when Japan bombed this Naval Base in Hawaii and was the “sneak attack” that started World War II. America was in battle …

Evolution is not an empirical science. It is a matter of absolute faith. In fact, it cannot be proven by any exercise of science. It cannot be demonstrated by observation, tested or otherwise verified. It is unproved and has no way of being proved.

In times of need, Houstonians are ready to help. We’ve seen that time and again.

Taught properly, history offers insight into a society as an archive of what we consider important enough to pass on to future generations. So we were elated to learn that the state Board of Education is ready to approve African American studies electives for high school students in Texas.

As every contemporary school child knows, the first Thanksgiving took place in 1621, when our Pilgrim forefathers took a break from slaughtering Indigenous Peoples to invite them to dinner and infect them with smallpox, before embarking on their mission to fry the planet so that the world wo…

February 1 the Master Gardener’ in conjunction with the Texas Forest Service will be having a tree giveaway here at the Extension Office from 9:30 to noon. First come first served.

The holiday season is here and festive parties, gatherings, and family dinners are a normal event on your calendar and to do list. All the planning and excitement can bring holiday cheer, especially with delicious food around the table. But, the fun can end soon if the foods you eat make you…

For me Heaven will not be Heaven unless there is a history symposium at least once a week. For this week’s symposium they are going to have to set out extra chairs to handle the larger than normal crowds, for I am sure the special guest will be Dr. James I. “Bud” Robertson. Dr. Robertson die…

The day after I was elected to the Railroad Commission of Texas, it was announced that the largest find of oil and natural gas in history was assessed in West Texas. In the three years since that announcement, projected totals for this find have continued to grow.

‘It’s the Most Wonderful Time of the Year’ was written to celebrate some of the traditions many people take part in each year during the Christmas season. This song was released over fifty years ago but remains a much-requested song year after year.

I never expected to do most of the things I’ve done in my life. Radio announcer, public relations, healthcare, law enforcement and working for charities.

THANKFUL for parents who love, support, chasten, encourage and guide us.

Donald Trump ought to be impeached and removed from office. This isn’t what I thought two months ago, when the impeachment inquiry began. I argued that the evidence fell short of the standards of a prosecutable criminal act. I also feared impeachment might ultimately help Trump politically, …

Picture Rocky. He’s a mostly black pit bull who was caught by Marshall Animal Control last August. Pieces of flesh have been torn away from his head, neck and body, and his eyes don’t reflect much hope. Nothing is known about him, but it seems a good bet that he was used as a bait dog for an…

According to Homeland Security, Human Trafficking involves the use of force, fraud or coercion to obtain some type of labor or commercial sex act. The following article was written by Morgan Wade, Harrison County Extension Family & Community Health Intern and Wiley College Senior.

In this week’s Mideast news, the Iranian regime has reportedly killed more than 100 of its own people as it attempts to suppress another wave of nationwide demonstrations. The Islamic State is taking advantage of Turkey’s invasion of northern Syria to regroup. Governments in Lebanon and Iraq…

Psalm 100 says, “Know ye that the LORD he is God: it is he that hath made us, and not we ourselves; we are his people, and the sheep of his pasture. Enter into his gates with thanksgiving, and into his courts with praise: be thankful unto himand bless his name.”

Often people are confused when speaking about churches. There are many church buildings closing these days around the nation. When living in England during the 1970s we often noticed many church buildings closed, boarded up and abandoned or turned into warehouses or other functions. It was t…

We in agriculture are always interested in the weather and this month has provided plenty of food for thought. The early freeze, a few days with freezing temperatures and ample moisture, and all were predicted. The weather bureau deserves a grade of “A”. Now we are receiving a prediction for…

By Barbara Cochran

Master Gardeners are members of the local community who take an active interest in their lawns, trees, shrubs, flowers and gardens. They are enthusiastic, willing to learn and to help others, and able to communicate with diverse groups of people.

The Lufkin Daily News

When I served as chairman of the Texas House Energy Resources Committee, we heard hundreds of hours of testimony on the need to increase our ability to safely and effectively move oil and gas from the Permian Basin, Eagle Ford and Barnett to our Gulf ports for export.

Who would have guessed that sharing political confidences with a political foe — a conversation that upended the speaker of the Texas House — would have real competition for the biggest blunder a House member might make this year?

He almost didn’t get it. It took him three years to wear the man down, but my dad finally talked him into selling the truck.

Who is funding the militant illegal immigrant youth army of thousands of entitled “Dreamers” that marched to Washington, D.C., for the Supreme Court hearing this week on President Barack Obama’s unconstitutional amnesty program?