A corporate-backed study says the latest Washington trade scam will raise incomes — but for whom? A New York Times article about Barack Obama’s Trans-Pacific Partnership opened with this sunny headline: “Trade Pact Would Lift U.S. Incomes, Study Says.”
Archives for February 2016
According to Sen. Elizabeth Warren, the future of the republic teeters in the balance. Unless the United States Senate bows to the will of President Barack Obama and approves his replacement for Justice Antonin Scalia on the Supreme Court, everything we hold dear will be lost.
By Ronald White and Molly Rauch Brown, foul-smelling water spewing out of faucets. Children poisoned by lead and other toxic metals. Families with aching joints, brittle bones, and shocking hair loss. These troubling images and more have been flowing out of Flint, Michigan since late last year as the scope and impact of the city’s austerity-driven […]
Feb. 15 1:21-1:58 a.m., FM 2268 and I-35 Service Rd. NB. Out to a Motor Vehicle Accident unknown injuries. Arrived on scene to find 1 vehicle in the ditch at the intersection of I-35 NB Service Rd. and FM 2268 with major front end and back end damage. 1 patient was out of the vehicle […]
Salado Board of Aldermen will meet in workshop session 6:30 p.m. Feb. 25 to discuss the following items: • Discussion on amendments to the Village’s Contract for Consulting Services with the Salado Chamber of Commerce as proposed by the Chamber. • Discussion on appointments to Committees and Advisory Boards • Discussion on an appointment to […]
Janna Sue Crass Parker Graveside services were held at the Salado Cemetery for Janna Sue Parker on February 12, 2016. Bro. Billy Joe Crow officiated.
Feb. 15 8:22-8:35 a.m., 300 Block North Main St. Canine-Other, public service for a lost dog. Called complainant and gathered all information, unable to locate dog at this time. Clear.
The Central Texas Astronomical Society will host free public star parties 7 p.m.- 10 p.m. Feb. 27 at Overlook Park near Belton and the Hubbard City Lakes Park in Hubbard. CTAS members will provide telescopes to view the visible planets and a selection of stars, star clusters, nebulas, and galaxies. Jupiter returns to the star […]
Salado Historical Society Spring Membership Potluck Dinner. Will be held 6 p.m. March 7, at the Salado Church of Christ Activities center.
Cedar Valley Baptist Church invites you to join them in old-time gospel singing beginning at 7 p.m. Feb. 26 at the church, located eight miles west of Salado on the old Florence Road (FM 2843). Pot luck dinner is served after the singing, around 10 p.m.