Decades of collaborative research and scientific advancements have helped Texas cotton be the economic and industrial force it is today.
This weekend I spent time at a class reunion with friends I don’t see every day (but wish I still did.)
Just off Interstate 10 in Northern Florida is the town of Marianna. It is a nice enough small town with the usual assortment of fast food joints and small businesses. The major attraction are a set of limestone caverns north of town.
We laughed intermittently for weeks about our decision to embark on a 3,000-mile road trip because we didn’t have time to fly. As the date neared and mass media folks conveyed horror tales of passengers stranded in airports or delayed, our decision to take to the highways seemed well-founded.
Iwas walking down an old street in an old part of San Miguel de Allende, Mexico.
Politicians, business people, church leaders, parents. Everyone has an agenda. Things they want to do, places to go, goals to achieve.
While gas prices nationwide dropped below $4 per gallon average last week, the state boasts the lowest prices in the country at an average of $3.49 — 50 cents below the national average, according to AAA Texas.
As we start a new school year, I would like us all to look back at the outstanding accomplishments that have been achieved.