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Columns February 14, 2017  RSS feed
Trent Ashby
District 57 House of Representatives
     I'd like to start the column by highlighting an event that is particularly special to me and other members of the Legislature. This week I joined my colleagues, and hundreds of other Texans, when we gathered in prayer on the South steps of your Capitol to launch the Texas Legislative Prayer Caucus. 
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Cooking Country
     Here we are, Valentine’s Day and my first cooking column of the year!! Last week my granddaughter, Jenna, visited and brought with her an attachment for a Kitchen Aide mixer that makes pasta.
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U.S. Congressman Keivn Brady
Drug Testing, Trade & Israel
     In 2012 I helped lead the successful effort in Congress to allow states to conduct drug testing of people receiving unemployment benefits. The goal: get Americans job ready for occupations that drug test as a condition of employment. Texas to its credit was the first to volunteer for the pilot program, and even changed its laws to get ready. 
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Leon County Sheriff’s Report
     2/1/17 Deputy Cody Wood dispatched to Jefferson Street in Centerville in reference to a stolen vehicle complaint. Forwarding to Investigations. Deputy Bud Trammel dispatched to St. Mary’s Street in Centerville in reference to a burglary complaint. This case is active.
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