Tarkington HS softball team and coaches say thank you to sponsors

The Tarkington High School Softball team and coaches would like to say a huge thank you to everyone who contributed to the...

My 5 Cents: Senate Bill to shore up teacher retirement heads to House

By State Senator Robert Nichols (Senate District 3) This week, I had the honor of recognizing Smokey the Bear...

My 5 Cents: SB 317 reduces laws for hunting feral hogs

By State Senator Robert Nichols (Texas Senate District 3) While the Legislature has officially passed the 70th day, the...

Pet Talk: Toxic plants to avoid at home

Dogs and cats often nibble on plants in the house or yard, but not all plants are safe to be eaten. As...

My 5 Cents: Texas Senate passes supplemental budget bill to cover Harvey-related costs

By State Senator Robert Nichols, Senate District 3 March is always a busy month in the Capitol as many...