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I’ll just add, ‘Amen, Mom
I’ll just add, ‘Amen, Mom

G “Doing what you love is the cornerstone of having abundance in your life.” — Wayne Dyer (1940 – 2015), American self-help author and motivational speaker. “So, your mom was in the newspaper business and earned the nickname, Inky,” someone who knew my mother remarked last week.

04/12/2023 08:19 AM
Could be the genes, but maybe it's more
Could be the genes, but maybe it's more

“It’s got safety tubes, and I’m not scared The brakes are good, and the tires are fair.” - “Hot Rod Lincoln” song lyrics by Charlie Ryan “Looks like about a ‘41 Chevrolet truck,” I responded to my son’s email photo. A onecorner close-up of an old primer-coated project being refurbished with mild hot rod touches by his friend.

03/08/2023 07:21 AM
The Ramblers may have exceeded mom's limits
The Ramblers may have exceeded mom's limits

“When your mother asks, ‘Do you want a piece of advice?’ It is a mere formality. It doesn’t matter if you answer yes or no.

02/08/2023 07:43 AM
Dr. Ron Braley
Fixed by the broken

This column represents the thoughts and opinions of Dr. Ron Braley.

01/14/2023 07:45 AM
CAPITAL HIGHLIGHTS | by Gary Borders
CAPITAL HIGHLIGHTS | by Gary Borders

PATRICK LAYS OUT LEGISLATIVE PRIORITIES Lt. Gov.

12/10/2022 07:13 AM
Newspaper reporting and content have never been more relevant
Newspaper reporting and content have never been more relevant

We all have stories of readers desperately seeking reliable information about COVID-19 during the pandemic and turning to us to deliver accurate national and state health departments’ evolving assessments as well as local reporting on treatment options in our communities.

12/10/2022 07:13 AM
Thankful for where I am today
Thankful for where I am today

“Gratitude can transform common days into thanksgivings, turn routine jobs into joy, and change ordinary opportunities into blessings.” — William Arthur Ward (1921—1994), American motivational writer. It’s Thanksgiving week by tradition.

11/23/2022 07:12 AM
Always said if I saw one, I would buy it
Always said if I saw one, I would buy it

remember, All my life, though some have changed. Some forever, not for better.

11/16/2022 11:13 AM
That's what I think about on Veterans Day
That's what I think about on Veterans Day

“This nation will remain the land of the free only so long as it is the home of the brave.” — Elmer Davis, (1890 –1958) American news reporter, author, and Peabody Award recipient. What comes to mind when someone says, “Veterans Day?” I think about many things.

11/09/2022 09:13 AM
Some battles, we shouldn't have to fight
Some battles, we shouldn't have to fight

“Be kind, for everyone you meet is fighting a battle you know nothing about.” — Wendy Mass, bestselling author of 29 novels for young people. Soft spots for certain things command a place in my heart.

10/19/2022 11:09 AM
Being Transparent
Being Transparent

This column represents the thoughts and opinions of Jason Hennington. This is NOT the opinion of the Taylor Press.

10/08/2022 08:57 AM
CAPITAL HIGHLIGHTS | by Gary Borders
CAPITAL HIGHLIGHTS | by Gary Borders

STATE SENDS RESOURCES TO FLORIDA Texas has deployed state resources to Florida to assist in response and recovery efforts in the aftermath of the devastation caused last week by Hurricane Ian, one of the most powerful storms to hit the United States in the past decade. “Texans understand the urgency of hurricane disaster response and recovery efforts, and our state is swiftly sending more support and resources to Florida as they continue responding to Hurricane Ian,” Gov. Greg Abbott said.

10/08/2022 08:57 AM
I might find someone there from Center
I might find someone there from Center

“Sometimes this old farm feels like a longlost friend, Yes, and hey, it’s good to be back home again.” ‘Back Home Again’ song lyrics by John Denver (1943-1997) Thoughts of skipping town for a long weekend are looming in the back of my mind again. Weekend trips are therapeutic at a small newspaper when finding time for a whole week’s vacation is like looking for a needle in a haystack.

09/28/2022 09:05 AM
The checkout time  was 1 p.m.
The checkout time was 1 p.m.

G “Don’t cry because it’s over. Smile because it happened.” — Dr.

09/14/2022 12:20 PM
Memories real enough
Memories real enough to smell the creosote

“God gave us memory so that we might have roses in December.” — J.M. Barrie (1860-1937), Scottish author and dramatist, best remembered as the creator of Peter Pan.

08/31/2022 10:02 AM
Taylor Press

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