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Prisoner List

Published Wednesday, March 30, 2016

Prisoner List

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Home on the range: Boom of baby calves sparks childhood memories

Published Saturday, March 26, 2016

I'm enamored with baby calves this spring. Our neighbor's Beefmaster herd has grown by leaps and bounds the past two months, and the babies are fun to watch, a split second of joy every time you pass.

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Are you aware of what you need to be aware of?

Published Saturday, March 26, 2016

Tomorrow is Easter. But today is also very special. Today, March 26, is Epilepsy Awareness Day. It is also National Nougat Day and National Spinach Day. I don't recommend mixing those last two up in an effort to streamline your awareness observance.

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Easter Blessings

Published Saturday, March 26, 2016

Easter Blessings

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You only thought D.C. was a zoo now …

Published Wednesday, March 23, 2016

A visit to a former home of a U.S. president last week, and a subsequent visit with a friend about said president resulted in my googling of dog ears this week. And that led to the discovery of a rather unique presidential "museum."

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Paxton seeks halt to regional haze rules

Published Wednesday, March 23, 2016

Texas Attorney General Ken Paxton on March 18 asked an appeals court to prevent the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency from implementing new regional haze regulations until a trial of the state's pending lawsuit challenging the new rules.

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City plagued by poor management

Published Wednesday, March 23, 2016

In the coming weeks, you will hear one city council candidate or another speak of "growth" and "prosperity," but nothing has changed.

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Cuba

Published Wednesday, March 23, 2016

Cuba

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Area woman forgets keys; local police save day

Published Saturday, March 19, 2016

I'm a really forgetful person. It's one of my most enduring, and unfortunate, character traits. I have an excellent memory when it comes to random trivia facts, but I will forget to return a movie to Redbox until I've kept it so long it belongs to me.

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A spam email is worth a million dollars

Published Saturday, March 19, 2016

A few days ago when I received an email from John Kerry, I rolled my eyes. It wasn't from his secretary, or even addressed from the office of the Secretary of State. It was legitimately from John Kerry - but not really.

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City government ignores policy violations

Published Saturday, March 19, 2016

On several occasions our city council and mayor have met in executive session to discuss the actions and behavior of our police chief. They met again Monday night to discuss the problems surrounding our controversial chief.

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Care about your town

Published Saturday, March 19, 2016

Apparently many citizens of Rhome were not aware of the strong disagreements between a council that consistently votes 4-0 against what a strong contingent of citizens request for consideration, including when the tax rollback was approved but snubbed by current council members.

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P.R.I.N.C.I.P.L.E.

Published Saturday, March 19, 2016

P.R.I.N.C.I.P.L.E.

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Share your vacation photos with us

Published Wednesday, March 16, 2016

Previously, the Messenger solicited readers' vacation photos during the summer months. But the interaction has become a year-round event, and we're wondering what you're doing on spring break.

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Full 5th Circuit to hear Texas voter ID case

Published Wednesday, March 16, 2016

The entire U.S. 5th Circuit Court of Appeals will review Texas' controversial voter identification law.

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Rumors rampant in Rhome

Published Wednesday, March 16, 2016

Please think! Could it be a very large chunk of the legal budget was spent on investigating the police chief and council by the mayor at the start of her term, never sharing the results with the council so they could act?

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Girlfriend’s survival guide: dating a sports fan

Published Saturday, March 12, 2016

Last football season I noticed a disturbing pattern developing with the Fella. He would come in the door and announce, "I'm upset." I'd feel my anxiety rise and dread enter my heart. Oh, no! What terrible thing has happened?

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Generating a self-analysis, click by click

Published Saturday, March 12, 2016

I have a confession. Sometimes I take Facebook quizzes.

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Council blindly follows Davis’ lead

Published Saturday, March 12, 2016

The Rhome City Council has hitched their collective wagon to the Brandon Shawn Davis horse.

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Voter ID Required

Published Saturday, March 12, 2016

Voter ID Required

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