We gave it our best shot – and we missed.
Published Friday, January 18, 2013 | By Brian Knox
It looks like this will be my last column for This Justin. It’s kind of like when the executioner utters that famous phrase, “Any last words?”
Published Monday, Dec. 31, 2012 | By Brian Knox
2012 wasn’t the only thing ticking down to oblivion Monday. So was the public’s patience with our elected officials in Washington.
Published Friday, December 21, 2012 | By Brian Knox
At the end of a weekend dominated by images and words of unbelievable horror, I was able to escape to a fantasy world Sunday afternoon.
Published Friday, December 21, 2012 | By Mary Wendell
I was going to write a column reflecting on the past year, but I can’t seem to get the words to dance off my fingertips and onto my computer screen. And there are other things that are on my mind that I would rather talk about.
Published Friday, December 21, 2012 | By Mayor Greg and Debbie Scott
If you haven’t already heard the news, Virginia Blevins, our City Secretary/Assistant City Administrator of almost 14 years resigned her position for health reasons.
Published Friday, December 7, 2012 | By Brian Knox
One of my favorite parts of the holiday season is looking at Christmas lights. It’s been that way every since I was a kid.
Published Friday, December 7, 2012 | By Ed Sterling
Legal proceedings to seize Yearning For Zion Ranch, a 1,700-acre property in Schleicher County, are under way, the Office of the Texas Attorney General announced Nov. 28.
Published Friday, December 7, 2012 | By Gerre Joiner
I’m proud of my coffee shop bunch. We exchange a lot of kidding, and most of the time nobody gets upset.
Published Friday, November 23, 2012 | By Bob Buckel
Thanksgiving is my favorite holiday.
Published Friday, November 23, 2012 | By Brian Knox
Vacations are a time to get away from the stresses of everyday life and the grind of work to spend quality time with the family.
Published Friday, November 9, 2012 | By Bob Buckel
By now you’re probably all aware of what I’ll call the “Battle of the Bible Banners” in Kountze.
Published Friday, November 9, 2012 | By Brian Knox
This Justin reporter Mary Wendell and I were at the Justin Municipal Building visiting with some of those still hanging around after a public hearing on the city manager issue a few weeks ago when our paper received a high compliment.
Published Friday, November 9, 2012 | By Gerry Lewis
If God had a wife, it would be my grandmother. At least that’s what I thought when I was a kid.
Published Friday, October 26, 2012 | By This Justin Staff
Each election cycle, we are treated to a new set of “promises” by candidates. And then, usually four years later, the candidate and his or her opponent debate how well those promises have been kept.