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September 30, 2014


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You can’t be too safe

When I was a boy I wanted to have a motorcycle. It came shortly after I wanted a speedboat (even though I didn’t live near the water) and just before the foreign sports car convertible. By the way, I never got any of them, although I did own a convertible once — it was a Buick.

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Monday 09/29/2014
More good news on Texas City’s air quality
Posted: September 29, 2014

Every year about this time, members of the Community Advisory Committee are treated to the annual Ambient Air Review, which does not involve dancing girls. Just dancing figures on chart after chart.

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You can’t change the rules midgame
Posted: September 29, 2014

A recent budget proposal by the White House includes a major change for Roth IRAs — named for former Senator William Roth, R-Del.

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Texans back to winning ways: Blessed Morris delivers inspired play
Posted: September 29, 2014

HOUSTON – After Sunday’s 23-17 win over Buffalo, Texans cornerback Darryl Morris talked about how he considered it to be a blessing just to be on the football field.

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Sunday 09/28/2014
Beachside seat reveals God’s most beautiful, powerful creations
Posted: September 28, 2014

Recently, I found myself in a randomly selected roadside church — or maybe I should say beachside church.

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Saturday 09/27/2014
Injured athlete puts my life in focus
Posted: September 27, 2014

In this line of work, once in a blue moon a story sticks with you and has a positive effect.

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Friday 09/26/2014
Stop, Drop & Roll runs set Oct. 4
Posted: September 26, 2014

With cooler weather finally hitting the area, outdoor activities are more appealing than ever, and the Blocker Burn Champions Stop, Drop and Roll 5K and Kids 1K is aimed at broad participation.

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Park board designed to manage tourism
Posted: September 26, 2014

There’s been quite a bit of talk lately about the relationship between the city and the park board. 

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Thursday 09/25/2014
Wildcats seize control of 24-6A
Posted: September 25, 2014

Clear Creek took over the reins in District 24-6A team tennis with a resounding 12-7 win over rival Clear Lake.

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