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The Galveston County Daily News : Columns

April 24, 2014

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Monday 04/21/2014
Santa Fe’s Kilgore gets ace in tourney
Posted: April 21, 2014

Congratulations to Friendswood Mustangs Robert Todd, Bryce Dooley, Daniel Bradley, Aron Hetsko and Harrison Slone and good wishes as they vie for the first team championship at the state finals.

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‘Boston strong’ is in my DNA
Posted: April 21, 2014

I’ve never been to Boston. Heck, I’ve never been north of the Mason-Dixon Line.

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At the paper, we did a whole lot with so little
Posted: April 21, 2014

I used to say, when we had a very small newspaper edition, that the folks would have to tie rocks to them in order to get them delivered.

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The world’s Internet needs to stay free
Posted: April 21, 2014

Last month, the Administration officials announced it was going to end the U.S. government’s contractual relationship with the Internet Corporation for Assigned Names and Numbers, or ICANN, in 2015. Is this something we should be concerned about?

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Sunday 04/20/2014
Meeting good humor man was refreshing
Posted: April 20, 2014

Recently, I ran into myself at a local convenience store.

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The Dairy Dream – the rest of the story
Posted: April 20, 2014

To finish from last week, a fire broke out after hours at the Dairy Dream. Our volunteer fire department did everything they could and saved the dining area and the adjoining businesses. However, the kitchen area was wiped out.

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Saturday 04/19/2014
What are you going to do with all that time?
Posted: April 19, 2014

So what are you going to do now?  I have heard this question many times over the past three months since I retired.

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Friday 04/18/2014
It’s tryout time for lifeguards; always be prepared
Posted: April 18, 2014

Saturday morning we’ll have our second lifeguard tryouts of the season.

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