This week in the Senate You don’t have to drive far in our Senate district to see that our roads are in need of a major overhaul, and I introduced a bill this week to get us on the right track.
My bill is aimed at fixing a number of problems with the way roads are funded, and aimed at dedicating more of the money you send to Columbia each year toward roads, instead of toward other government spending.
A few things my proposal includes:
• We have two agencies m...
Harvey Peeler Contributing ColumnistUnion Daily Times
News Around Lockhart: The bombing in Boston and a question for the governor What goes through a person’s mind to think that harming a lot of innocent people is the grandest thing they have ever done?
I know all of us have stayed glued to the TV watching this bombing in Boston over and over again. We keep looking in different places in the crowds to see who looks suspicious. What was the purpose? I feel so sorry for the people that experienced this tragedy. I am so thankful that our Brat Pack was running somewhere e...
Connie Porter Contributing ColumnistUnion Daily Times
Buffalo News For You: The awesome kids who survived the 1930s through the 1970s We are awesome! The following is so true. It was a blessing to me and I hope it will be a blessing to you also. No matter what our kids and the new generation think about us, We are awesome!!! “Our lives are living proof!!!
To All The Kids Who Survived The 1930s, ’40s, ’50s, ’60s, and ’70s!! First, we survived being born to mothers who may have smoked and/or drank while they were pregnant. They took aspirin, ate blue cheese dressing, tun...
Rev. Aubrey ‘Rocky’ Parks Contributing ColumnistUnion Daily Times
Who, What, When & Where Of Whitmire: Birthdays, sympathy, and congratulations Hello everyone, local news and events on the way after we do our birthday wishes.
Gottrocks The Birthday Fairy sends wishes to Betty Boulware, Thomas “Commander” Crisp, Rev. Todd Johnson, Melvin Sutton, Marla Crase, Beth M, Bozard, Lori Hueble, Joyce J. Bostic, Rhonda Burleson, Sandy G. Wicker, Evonne Prather, Susan Price, Apha C. Weston,Patty Reid, Laval R. Epps, Dave Leigh and Heather Hawkins.
Sympathy On a sad note, we send our best...
Cassie J. Fowler Contributing ColumnistUnion Daily Times