Columns & Opinions

Taking the plunge

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Well, I took the plunge, again.

A while back, I played a significant amount of World of Warcraft. It’s a “massively multiplayer online roleplaying game (MMORPG)” What does that mean? 

Retail beef market embraces changes, new cuts

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Chuck flap, rib-eye filet, tomahawk steak, Denver or Sierra cuts, flat irons and tri tips — the landscape of the local grocery meat case is changing when it comes to beef cuts, according to a Texas

Education and a show

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I have been thinking quite a bit recently about the importance of the arts, not only as entertainment, but in the learning process.

DAR and community honored veterans

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Members of Scurry County’s Martin Preuitt Jr. Chapter of the Daughters of the American Revolution could not have asked for a more perfect morning for an outdoor Veterans Day ceremony.

Choosing your Thanksgiving Day turkey

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The leaves have fallen and the air is crisp and cool. It is officially time for one of America’s favorite holidays: Thanksgiving.

Survive the week

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This has been an extremely stressful week for everyone. I cannot remember our country ever being divided the way it has been over this election.

Come and gone

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Another year of Snyder Tiger football has come and gone, but this year was unlike any before it in many ways.

Halloween history

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Since today is Halloween — or All Hallows Eve or Samhain or whatever you choose to call it — I thought we could learn a little bit about the history of the holiday.