Corsicana Daily Sun, Corsicana, Texas

Opinion

Opinion
  • Bill Tinsley Consider the birds

    The birds are the first to wake each morning. I have listened in the predawn dark for the first twitter from the trees. Like sentinels they watch for the first faint glow in the east, and, long before the sun rises, they start their sunrise celebration.

    March 14, 2014 1 Photo

  • Dr Don Newbury 2014.jpg Flappables twisting in the wind

    One can determine much about a man by observation, taking note of the way he dresses and carries himself.

    March 13, 2014 1 Photo

  • Dick Platt 2014.jpg The mug shot

    That’s right — I have a new mug shot to go at the top of my weekly rants. I thought I had better update it to show my more sensitive side. Besides, I was a bit weary of my “friends” telling me the old one looked like something from a police lineup.

    March 10, 2014 1 Photo

  • Janet Jacobs Some stories I’ve heard

    Sometimes, stories come to me second- or third-hand, but they stick with me and I just need to share them.

    March 9, 2014 1 Photo

  • Belcher, Bob.jpg ‘Yeah, but ...’

    “I’ve got good news, and bad news.”
    It’s a time-honored phrase that boiled down to it’s simplest terms is really explained best in only two words — “Yeah, but ...”

    March 7, 2014 1 Photo

  • Dr Don Newbury 2014.jpg Let’s hear it for butterflies

    Let’s face  it. When national leaders agree to attend summit meetings, we don’t expect many tangible and/or desirable results.

    March 5, 2014 1 Photo

  • Dick Platt 2014.jpg Thingie madness

    If I have said it once, I have said it a hundred times — I hate computers! I don’t want anything to do with cell phones with their myriads of applications. I don’t want anything to do with “blogging,” “tweeting,” “friending,” and “liking.”

    March 3, 2014 1 Photo

  • deannakirk.jpg Amazing story

    Often, you start off your Monday with some semblance of an idea what the day and week will hold. Although working in a newsroom will teach you one thing: you don’t have control over anything.

    February 28, 2014 1 Photo

  • Bill Tinsley Almost Spring

    There is nothing gradual about spring in Texas.

    February 26, 2014 1 Photo

  • Newbury Don NEW09.jpg It’s Round-Up Time in Texas

    For the longest time, “round-up time in Texas” meant “headin’ up and movin’ out” cattle. Cowboys atop horses undertook the massive undertaking.

    February 26, 2014 1 Photo

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