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To the editor: We would like to thank everyone for coming out in such terrible weather to support the Boo Bash. We would like to thank Citizens State bank for the use of their building, to … more
I think the first time I ever felt pure jealousy was in about 1980 at the home of my best friend Susan Turner. I was 3 years old and I wanted Susan’s mom to be my mom.I cried every time my mom … more
To the editor: This past week was great for me, being a Marine and a veteran. Sealy High School did an outstanding job for all veterans; this is the second year they have showed support for … more
To the editor: It was a great senior year! I won Grand Champion Heifer at the Austin County Fair. Thank you so much for sponsoring the GC trophy. I love it! I appreciate all the support you give … more
My brother is embarking upon a quest to attain his doctorate of physical therapy and sits just one clinical rotation away from the final steps he’ll take across the graduation stage. more
To the editor: The congregation of the San Felipe United Methodist Church would like to thank you for the contribution of two of your subscriptions you so graciously donated. We appreciate the … more
To the editor: Thank you very much for sponsoring the award for Best Fruit at the Flower Show at the 2018 Austin County Fair. I am the proud winner of the award and I will display it with pride … more
I must say, I am blessed to have grown up in a city that has experienced so much winning that some children didn’t even know which team they were really celebrating. more
All my life I’ve been introduced as “Carla’s sister.” It happened when I was a kid, a camper at Frontier Camp in Grapeland, Texas, where my sister devoted so much of her life … more
There is a hole. Not in my life. Not in my heart. But in the back door leading into the garage. It’s a cat door-sized hole that’s been missing an actual cat door for easily a solid three … more
To the editor: Thank you so much for the way in which you featured our young authors in the Sealy News last week. Our campus and students were beyond excited. We sent a newspaper home with each … more
I’ve never been sexually assaulted. I certainly feel empathy for those who have, as I’m sure everyone with a beating heart also does. We all know that it happens. We all know that … more
Last Sunday I got to hear about the Micah Project, a ministry in Honduras, an area ravaged by poverty, crime and suicide. Every week is a rough week in Honduras. There’s a guy named … more
The world is a little different than it was when I was growing up. Until I was in college, we didn’t have email, text messaging, Snapchat, Facebook, Twitter, selfies or cyberbullying. When we … more
AUSTIN — Retired teachers facing the unwelcome prospect of paying higher monthly health insurance premiums received better-than-expected news last week.The Teachers Retirement System board of … more
Seeing family coming together on the field in Waller Friday night (despite them wearing different colors) got me to thinking to one time I was able to share the field with some of my family. more
AUSTIN — Before Hurricane Florence reached the shores of the Carolinas last week, Gov. Greg Abbott focused on the Gulf of Mexico, where an inbound tropical disturbance threatened the southern … more
The Texas State Board of Education (SBOE) performs a crucial role in reviewing the material taught in our public schools. Among all of the educational disciplines, our Texas history is among the most … more
The four-letter name of a brand has been tossed around just as much as a bucket of baseballs gets thrown during a major-league season. more
It’s quite simple, really.We Texans have a right to know how our taxpayer dollars are spent.It’s our money. We, the people, choose our government. Our elected public officials represent … more
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