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Schizophrenic Weather-Welcome to South Texas
I've experienced all kinds of weather in my lifetime. I grew up in Michigan, so I was used to seriously cold winters, blizzards, icy roads, and the like. In my career, I have worked on the Carolina coast (pretty mild year round (but, DAMN YOU, HURRICANES...
A Rose By Any Other Name
It's probably safe to say that the rose has been the most-written-about flower in songs of practically all genres. Think of "San Antonio Rose" (Bob Wills & His Texas Playboys), "Room Full of Roses" (George Morgan, Mickey Gilley), "Rose Garden" (Lynn Anderson) or &qu…
Latest Road Conditions From TxDOT
Here is the latest update on Texas road/highway conditions, courtesy of TxDOT:
*****   Sunday 12/8/13 5 p.m. UPDATE   *****
TxDOT MAKES PROGRESS REMOVING ICE FROM ROADWAYS, CAUTION STILL NEEDED FOR MONDAY MORNING COMMUTES AS TEMPERATURES FALL
Roads much better, but bridges remain a probl…
Earl Pitts 12/6/13: Frosty The Creep
Today, Earl is in the spirit of the Season. Well, sort of. While many consider "Frosty The Snowman" to be a beloved title character in the beloved seasonal song, Earl feels there's something that just not quite right about the ol' snowballs-with-a-hat dude! Listen as Earl…