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Columns October 31, 2017  RSS feed
Trent Ashby
     The big story around the state this past week was the announcement from Texas House Speaker Joe Straus that, after five sessions wielding the gavel, he will not return for the 86th Legislative Session. It’s a long time between now and January 2019, when the House will select the next Speaker, but this change of leadership will certainly be of great interest to many.
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Cooking Country
     Oh my dear friend, I am going to put you to work this week. The air is definitely cooler, maybe a little rain in the forecast and you’ve already cooked your “cold” weather soups. Quite likely you have frozen some and will take them out, on a cool evening, snuggle in front of the TV and be really proud of yourself for being prepared. 
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Leon County Sheriff’s Report
     10/18/17 Deputy Stephen Pate dispatched to OSR in Normangee in reference to an abandoned vehicle complaint. Report made. Deputy Tommy Page dispatched to N/B I-45 (MM 162) in Centerville in reference to an agency assist request. Two transported to the Leon County Jail.
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Game Warden Field Notes
     The following items are compiled from recent Texas Parks and Wildlife Department law enforcement reports.  Special of the Day  
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John Cornyn United States Senator for Texas
Texas-Sized Haunts
     Everything is bigger in Texas. And this time of year, that means scares, screams, and supernatural sightings.
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