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Creature From The Mojave Lagoon

The last thing I expected to see was a creature surfacing from a lake in the Nevada desert. Oh, was...

 

New Bill On Bullying Clarifies Rules

The bill filing deadline is today.  This year, I’ve requested 25 bills. As of last Friday, 14...

 

Tecumseh Golden Age Center

Wow! Sixteen days into the new year, and I am still having trouble remembering to put 2020 on my...

 

The Spoils Of War: Lots Of Lasagna

I went to war with my new Instant Pot Sunday night. I think I won, but I’m not sure. It beat me...

 

Senate Review

Throughout my time serving District 17, I’ve found that our state government is among the weakest...

 
 By Larry Hart    Columns    January 9, 2020

Downhome Christian

I have three homeless people living in one of my sheds. It is better than under a bridge. How this...

 

You Are What You Drive - Or Are You?

I have a theory that the make and model of the vehicle a person drives is in direct correlation to w...

 

Legislature Looking For More Efficiencies

I hope everyone had a very Merry Christmas! What a special time to celebrate the birth of our Lord...

 

Tecumseh Golden Age Center

Happy New Year, 2020! I will start with an invitation to join us for lunch at the Golden Age Center...

 

The Ten Acre Observatory: Night Sky Report

Happy New Year! We hope that you all had a safe and joyous holiday season! Other than those nights...

 

Senate Review: More Emergency Certifications Needed

According to the Oklahoma State School Board Association (OSSBA), there were nearly 600 teaching...

 

Santa - Grownups Need To Believe, Too

Dear Santa Claus, I’m writing to you on behalf of my 3-year-old grandson, Little Dude, because he...

 

Tecumseh Golden Age Center

Where has this year gone? This is my last column for 2019! I want to thank the readers who often...

 

Annual Christmas Letter/Medical Journal

Every ten years or so I write a column to double as my Christmas letter to the eight or ten people w...

 

Senate Review

The 2nd Session of the 57th Legislature begins in February.  Last year, just over 2,800 bills were...

 

Thanksgiving: Is It Worth All The Work?

I am as grateful as the next person for all blessings bestowed upon me and mine. It’s just that...

 

Senate Review

The deadline for the actuarial study regarding last session’s HB 2304 was Dec. 1. The bill...

 

Tecumseh Golden Age Center

By the time this column in the paper comes out, it will be December and Christmas celebrations will...

 

Thank You

Thank you, God, for these among many other things that our make our world wondrous … … Animals...

 

Senate Review

Thanksgiving is a special time, not to just gather with friends and family while getting some...

 

No Thanksgiving Arguments, Please

Dear Oklahoma friends and neighbors: Happy Thanksgiving! This week, most Oklahomans will get to enjo...

 

The Ten Acre Observatory; Night Sky Report

Again this month, we had plenty of good viewing nights and I was able to get a pretty good image of...

 

Is Honesty Really The Best Policy, Folks?

Honesty may be the best policy, but people don’t like to hear the truth. I’ve been told that I...

 

Senate Review

On Nov. 1, more than 300 bills became law in Oklahoma. One that I’ve gotten some questions on...

 

Tecumseh Golden Age Center

The Golden Age Center will be closed Nov. 28 and 29 for all to enjoy the Thanksgiving holiday....

 

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