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Dumas, US
Saturday, August 24, 2019
When I started the Moore County Journal on May 22, 2015, I expected to fight some battles if I wanted to occupy a space among the community’s news providers. I’m competitive and have an almost inexhaustible supply of energy...
We kicked off the Moore County Journal a little over a week ago with a bang, and as I mentioned in the previous editorial, there is much more to come. As Karen Carpenter said, “We’ve only just begun.” Next week, look...
I was built by people who didn’t have an understanding of human architecture. For too many years, I was left to cobble myself together as best I could on a foundation that couldn’t support a lean-to, much less a...
Above: President Nixon's resignation was the result of the Washington Post's reporting on the Watergate break-in and the administration's other illegal activities. The Post's editors and reporters stood firm in the face of threats and brought down a presidency...
Mr. Trump, If Mexico had built a wall, I'd be the millionaire, and you'd be mowing my lawn. Dear Mr. Trump, If you could find the time, I’d like for you to come over and sit down in the front yard...
Since the murders in Charleston, I've been reading a lot of posts that vilify the 11 Southern states for seceding from the Union in late 1861 and early 1862. Texas was one of them. Writers are calling the secession treasonous...
I’ve never followed a straight party line. It’s not in me to be one of the flock that walks blindly down the trail with blinders, bleating the script handed to a million other lobotomized disciples. That independence ensures I’m...
Ya viene nuestro 4th. of July, nuestro día de la Independencia, nuestro 16 de Septiembre.  El día que empezó la lucha por ser un país libre y soberano. Pero ¿Que que paso en aquel día? que por cierto es...
Portland Police Sgt. Bret Barnum and Devonte Hart hug during a Ferguson-related protest in 2014. — The Oregonian In the year I’ve been publishing the Journal, I can count on one hand the number of readers’ comments I’ve deleted because...
When Dumas received more than 25 inches of rain this year, it exposed a problem the Dumas City Commission has ignored for years: city expenditures have far exceeded revenues. Their boasts of having a low tax rate, and their...
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