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Extreme Temps Can Spell Danger In A Hurry

Way back in 1990, I was young, fresh out high school and looking for a job doing anything I could to make a buck.  I found lots of work, but not a lot of bucks.  It was late June or early July I think

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Is Glenn Beck Texas Bound?

Glenn Beck going Texan?  It sure looks that way.  The New York Daily News reports that Beck has leased a large, secured estate in the Dallas area but will continue to use NYC as a base of operations for his production company, Mercury Radio Arts

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(Photo by Joe Raedle/Newsmakers)
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Burn Bans Expanding As Drought Worsens

Few Texas counties are not under a burn ban at this time.  The threat of wildfire is so severe that these counties are also banning the use of fireworks.  On Monday's "Rise and Shine" program, Clay County Sheriff Kenny Lemmons said violators would not be ticketed, they'd be arrested.  Offic

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Burn Bans Will Dampen 4th Of July Celebrations This Year

It's dry.  Very, very dry.  Texas is in the grips of one of the worst drouhgts in the last 50 years and this has prompted over 125 Texas Counties to enact burn bans to include the use of fireworks this year

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Staycations Are The New Vacations For Many

I can’t remember where I first heard the term ‘staycation’, but I caught myself using that word the other day.  I nearly slapped myself.  Where did that come from?  I’d run into a friend of mine who remarried a while back.  He an

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Identity Theft Threat Can Only Get Worse

It scares me sometimes how much we have to depend on credit cards, debit cards and the like.  I learned just yesterday that a family member may be the victim of identity theft.  He's got a collection agency on him for a debt that is definately not one he created

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TAKS To Be Replaced By STAAR And Nobody Wants Either Of Them

Standardized testing: the governments way of determining if our children are up to speed.  What it really is, you see, is another fine example of why you should fear anyone who says 'I'm from the government and I'm here to help you'

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Photo: Courtesy of Ed Dulaney
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Texas Wildfires: Mapped!

How many fires are there and where are they?  Smoke from the Possum Kingdom fire was so strong in Wichita Falls last night, folks were calling the WFFD to report the smell, thinking something in their own neighborhoods was ablaze

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