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Dumas, US
Monday, April 22, 2019
People who have minimal business with city government don’t understand what requests for qualifications, requests for proposals or the Professional Service Procurement Act mean or why they should care about them, so let’s talk about it. The Journal recently reported...
For the last few months I've been thinking about how to start this column, but looking for a beginning has been like trying to find that one string in a knotted ball that is the key to making it...
Above: The Amarillo Globe News published a report Sunday about an investigation that involves Rob Roach, Sunray's recently hired city manager. The story is really about giving Panhandle's mayor an opportunity to drag Roach through the mud. The Amarillo Globe News...
Two years ago, I called the Dumas Fire Department to ask for the health inspections of the restaurants and other businesses that sell prepared food in the city. The inspections are public record, and many newspapers print them. I’ve...
There’s a difference between a victor and a winner. Both of the titles are awarded to someone who crosses a finish line of some sort or reaches a goal ahead of the competition. Sometimes you compete against yourself to...
Editor's Note: This editorial has been updated. As many of you know, the Moore County Journal recently received a letter from Erin Lands, an attorney with Salley & Lands, who represents the Moore County News Press. The letter requests the...
Since the publication of the story about DISD employee Nicki Ames’ arrest for Assault: Causing Bodily Damage, I’ve received emails encouraging me “to get a life”, advising me to “mind my own business” and observing that I must be...
No one should judge Jeff Lovell or Holly LaFever because we've all done wrong, but why was he allowed to resign and she was fired? Every person walking the earth, or has walked it, has a closeted skeleton he hopes...
I’m not feeling very American today. Not only have I not sued anyone, I haven’t even thought about suing anyone. How pathetically unAmerican is that? Even when the TV ads from the Strong Arm interrupted Rachael Ray’s segment about...
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...
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