Friday of last week, as I was walking off that last row of Double-Stuf Oreo cookies my brain assured me would be of no consequence to finish off, I saw a squirrel jump from one tree limb to another above the road – and miss.
Twenty-four year old Sam Houston joined a Masonic lodge in his home state of Tennessee on Jul. 12, 1817, a couple of decades before members of the fraternal order helped shape the future of Texas.
I believe that most of us are passionate about the things that are important to us. I am a passionate person about my faith, my family, my friends, my favorite sports teams, and I am certainly passionate about Mt. Pleasant ISD and the Mt. Pleasant Tigers!! However, sometimes passion can get us into arguments and cause us to have hard feelings towards each other. We are in difficult times in our country, and a lot of us have developed hard feelings over the past several months.
“Words are but pictures of our thoughts.”
AUSTIN — Gov. Greg Abbott on July 2 issued an executive order to slow the spread of the deadly coronavirus while keeping Texas as open as possible for business.