LETTERS TO THE EDITOR

How many citizens have been violated?

Published Wednesday, December 3, 2014
By Rusty White

The Texas Court of Criminal Appeals ruled Wednesday that law enforcement officers must have a warrant "in hand" before they can force suspects against their will to submit to a blood alcohol content test.

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Guidelines

Published Wednesday, December 3, 2014
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When the political machine gets a flat tire

Published Saturday, November 29, 2014
By Jimmy Alford

Often the term "political machine" is used to convey an idea of some overwhelming, inhuman creation bent on squashing the common man. But let's not forget who built the machine.

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Roomies and homies

Published Saturday, November 29, 2014
By Bob Buckel

My first roommate was my older sister. I don't recall much about the arrangement, but I think we got along just fine. I did everything she told me to do.

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U.S. foreign relations and a new reality

Published Saturday, November 29, 2014
By Rusty White

We, as a people of the once greatest nation on earth, have failed those who came before us and those who will come behind us. You are correct about the years of this terror to come.

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Good news, bad news in economic turn

Published Saturday, November 29, 2014
By Tracy A. Smith

Annual overall growth of about 3.5 percent is predicted nationwide, across all industries in America, for 2015.

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Ferguson

Published Saturday, November 29, 2014
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About that letter, election notes and champions

Published Wednesday, November 26, 2014
By Brian Knox

I apparently confused a few readers with my "breakup" column a few weeks back, based on some of the feedback I got. At least a couple of people thought it was a real breakup letter with my wife.

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Perry, Abbott react to Obama’s action on immigration

Published Wednesday, November 26, 2014
By Ed Sterling

President Barack Obama Nov. 20 announced his decision to take executive action on immigration because Congress has not acted on immigration reform to address the presence and inflow of undocumented residents.

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Immigration

Published Wednesday, November 26, 2014
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Immigration

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Dealing with evil

Published Saturday, November 22, 2014
By Bob Buckel

Those of us who respect life - and that is still the vast majority of humans on this planet - reel in disgust from the actions of the so-called Islamic State (ISIS) who had another video beheading last week with Syrian prisoners and an American aid worker.

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A Thanksgiving ode to West Bewick Avenue

Published Saturday, November 22, 2014
By Jake Harris

There is a house on West Bewick Avenue in Fort Worth, near TCU's campus. It's not fancy - just a regular three-bedroom house with a fenced backyard.

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Questions prompted by a conversation on the fly

Published Saturday, November 22, 2014
By Gerre Joiner

Had an interesting conversation this morning with my friend, John Hogan, worship pastor for our church.

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Grandma Got Run Over by a Reindeer

Published Saturday, November 22, 2014
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Grandma Got Run Over by a Reindeer

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Just say ‘no’ to snow

Published Wednesday, November 19, 2014
By Kristen Tribe

There, I said it. My admission will likely draw reproach from the cocoa-sipping, winter-wonderland lovers in my circle, but I can't fake it any longer.

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Spigot is open: Flow of legislative bills, resolutions begins

Published Wednesday, November 19, 2014
By Ed Sterling

On Nov. 10, dozens among Texas' 31 state senators and 150 state representatives, including a few members-elect who won't be sworn for nearly two months, jumped right in and filed legislative bills in advance of the 84th regular session of the Texas Legislature, which convenes on Tuesday, Jan. 13.

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Lunch hour, road could use a little work

Published Wednesday, November 19, 2014
By Mary Ann Hunn

Listed below are a couple of my issues with Wise County.

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Happy Thanksgiving

Published Wednesday, November 19, 2014
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Happy Thanksgiving

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Thanksgiving was born in stressful times

Published Saturday, November 15, 2014
By Bob Buckel

My image of Thanksgiving has long been that classic Norman Rockwell painting "Freedom from Want" - a happy family gathered around a table loaded with food.

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Texans deserve the truth about property taxes

Published Saturday, November 15, 2014
By Kirk Watson, The Texas Tribune

Texans deserve a tax refund - and the truth. Those in control of the Capitol make a lot of noise about rising property taxes.

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