I can’t think of a time in our national history, certainly not political history, when America has needed a little lighthearted distraction more than it does right now. And it could be coming this weekend.
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For the past two and a half years, I have been the beat reporter covering the city of Denison. I’ve learned a lot on how the city operates, and made a few friends and many sources while on the job.
I know I am not the only one who likes to sleep when it is raining outside.
Reporters, for the most part, are driven by curiosity and a desire to tell stories. We want to learn more about people and about our community.
Call me old, but what’s all the to do about Pokemon Go? Folks have been wandering around looking for specific objects for years — maybe even centuries! It’s called a scavenger hunt. And from my viewpoint, they can be much more fun, educational and useful than sauntering around in pajamas like a zombie waiting for a weird cartoon object to appear on the cell phone screen.
Officials with the Hastings chain of entertainment stores announced earlier this week that the company will be closing all of its locations.
High temperatures always seem to makes the days of summer drag for me, because, no matter what time I go outside, it’s still too hot to enjoy the day. So it’s hard to believe we’re already more than halfway through the summer, which means it’s nearly back-to-school time. And that’s an exciting time of the year for parents, teachers and students.
Nothing cures a deep down Texas thirst like an icy cold glass of tea. And today, we can get it for free at McAlister’s Deli in Sherman. The 8th annual Free Tea Day is on at the local salad and sandwich shop.
Depending upon which weather predictor one uses, we are supposed to officially hit the 100-degree mark this week. While many people have spent a lot of time talking about this, I am always left wondering why we make such a big deal about it.
Basic injuries — sprains, strains, cuts, bruises, broken bones — can occur for lots of reasons, most of which are perfectly understandable. Others, like most of mine, happen in dumb, almost unbelievable ways. My most recent malady is one example.