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Catching Danny Boy-Leprechaun In Captivity

The Irish have always been known for their storytelling. The following story is true. Well, at least it's as true as any other typical...
The Best Teacher I Ever Had

The Best Teacher I Ever Had

Sometimes all teachers ask themselves the question of whether what they do really makes a difference or not. Many times I’ve wondered if I...
Feeding Texas

No School Lunches: Food For Thought

Summer Meals Program Critical In Absence Of School Lunches During the summertime, we usually envision children running through sprinklers, learning new skills in camps, playing...
Momma VS The Rooster Seymour TX

Momma Vs The Rooster

After Mother passed a few years ago, I packed away her personal things in an upstairs closet. On occasion I would visit the closet and...
Boot Hill-Tombstone Territory “A town too tough to die”

A Visit To Boot Hill: Tombstone Territory

Tombstone "A Town Too Tough To Die" They fought during life, now they rest peacefully beside each other for eternity. There was a Boot Hill...
Senator West: What all motorists need to know

Senator West: What All Motorists Need To Know

By Senator Royce West DALLAS—Some months ago, in the aftermath of the events that would result in the untimely and needless death of Sandra Bland,...
Roof, Whitman and Johnson: Terrorists Or Just Simply Deranged Young Men?

Roof, Whitman and Johnson: Terrorists Or Just Simply Deranged Young Men?

COMMENTARY—Remember Dylann Roof? Well you should. Roof, who is white, could face the death penalty if convicted of his heinous June 2015, crime, causing...
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A Premium Mess In The Lone Star State

Insurance Premiums Are On The Rise COMMENTARY—Usually it’s a good thing that everything’s bigger in Texas, but that isn’t true when it comes to health-insurance...
Dallas Police Shooting restores faith in humanity

Dallas Police Shooting Restores Faith In Humanity

First Person Account Shows Race Relations Are More Than Just Black and White By Ebony N. Smith, In Her Own Words After last Thursday I will...

Devil, You Can’t Steal My Joy

By Donald Lee - Special to Focus Daily News I believe there’s a big misperception generally that the devil is out to rob people of...