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Sandra W. Reed on Life Care Planning: Fictional account of Alzheimer’s sufferer mirrors real life

Sandra W. Reed on Life Care Planning: Fictional account of Alzheimer’s sufferer mirrors real life

By Sandra W. Reed The novel Turn of Mind by Alice LaPlante is an excellent example of how fiction can often teach us as much about life as…

Lee Hamilton: Are we doomed to polarization?

Lee Hamilton: Are we doomed to polarization?

We face complex problems. To find solutions, we must be willing to exercise the values of representative democracy: tolerance, mutual respect, accepting ideological differences, working to build consensus.…

Ross Ramsey: In border crisis, Perry finds a political advantage

Ross Ramsey: In border crisis, Perry finds a political advantage

https://www.texastribune.org/2014/07/08/analysis-in-border-crisis-a-political-advantage/ By Ross Ramsey Texas Tribune Even if you believe that Gov. Rick Perry’s motivations are purely about the security of the border between Texas and Mexico, his running…

News

Comanche Peak parent company may scrap bankruptcy plan

Comanche Peak parent company may scrap bankruptcy plan

From staff reports Energy Future Holdings, the Texas power giant and parent company of Luminant…

‘Envision Somervell County’ sows seeds for progress

‘Envision Somervell County’ sows seeds for progress

By Kathryn Jones Editor Business leaders put their heads together at last week’s first work…

Thrift Store needs your help to stop trash, dumping

Thrift Store needs your help to stop trash, dumping

By Kathryn Jones Editor Contrary to the saying, one person’s trash is not always someone…

Hospital board hears of accreditation, approves bylaws changes

Hospital board hears of accreditation, approves bylaws changes

  Courtesy of Glen Rose News The Somervell County Hospital District board of directors at…

County officials wrangle with options to keep Expo Center open

County officials wrangle with options to keep Expo Center open

By Kathryn Jones Editor On most weekends, horse or cow trailers, pickup trucks and RVs…

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Environment

New study shows rate of groundwater decline slowing in Texas

New study shows rate of groundwater decline slowing in Texas

By Dylan Baddour StateImpact Texas Scientists at Texas A&M AgriLife Research have published the first long-term statewide survey of Texas groundwater. According to the study, statewide median groundwater levels fell by about 70…

Is the oil boom helping prices at the pump?

Is the oil boom helping prices at the pump?

During this year’s summer driving season, regular gasoline retail prices are forecast to average $3.66/gallon, 8 cents higher than last year › By Mose Buchele StateImpact Texas Texas…

Dow Chemical’s water woes signal trouble

Dow Chemical’s water woes signal trouble

https://www.texastribune.org/2014/07/07/manufacturing-giants-water-woes-sign-things-come/ By Neena Satija Texas Tribune When Dow Chemical, one of the largest manufacturers of chemicals and plastics in the world, announced a multibillion-dollar expansion on Texas’ Gulf…

Events Calendar

Citizens Center plans penny fundraiser

Citizens Center plans penny fundraiser

Special to the Current Hopefully, everyone is saving their pennies and spare change for our big fundraiser next month. The penny…

‘Rally for Rio’ golf tourney tees off Saturday; Cantu begins new cancer treatment

‘Rally for Rio’ golf tourney tees off Saturday; Cantu begins new cancer treatment

Courtesy of the Glen Rose News Rio Cantu, the 18-year-old recent Glen Rose High School graduate who has been battling cancer for…

Tour a tough Texas landscape with Native Plant Society chapter

Tour a tough Texas landscape with Native Plant Society chapter

Special to the Current Join the Prairie Rose Chapter of the Native Plant Society of Texas on July 1 to tour…

Citizens Center news, events

Citizens Center news, events

Special to the Current We hope everyone had a wonderful Father’s Day with lots of family. We celebrated with root beer…

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