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DAVID WHITSITT Becky's last name is Whitsitt, not Whitsett. (Rumour Mill- Glen Rose Medical Center - 6/17/2016)

salon > This, from Fidelity is from Feb 29 2016 DALLAS – Falling tax assessments on Energy Future Holdings power plants could strain local budgets in six Texas counties as the company tries to emer.... (What Happened With Somervell County Considering Making a Bond Payment Loan for Glen Rose Medical Center? )

salon > One more article from the Waco Trib In a one-line opinion, written by Justice Cheryl Johnson, the CCA said, “We deny mandamus relief and withdraw our order staying the proceedings.” .... (10th District Appeals Court (Waco) Orders Judge to Lift Gag Order in Twin Peaks Case )

salon > Update: The Texas Criminal Court of Appeals order overturned the gag order  today.  From DMN The Texas Court of Criminal Appeals Wednesday overturned?a gag order issued by McLennan Coun.... (10th District Appeals Court (Waco) Orders Judge to Lift Gag Order in Twin Peaks Case )

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Paul Harper WINS - Harper v Best Anti-Slapp Motion to Dismiss from 10th Court of Appeals Waco  

Friday, April 22, 2016 by salon (Views:855)

PDF IN THE TENTH COURT OF APPEALS No. 10-15-00105-CV PAUL REED HARPER, Appellant v. GEORGE DARRELL BEST, Appellee From the 249th District Court Somervell County, Texas Trial Court N..... Read More 


You will LOVE this if you*re a kayaker
Audio from Somervell County Water District June 2016 -About Boat Policy & 4th of July

Saturday, June 25, 2016 by salon----comments 0 (Views:91)

Audio Agenda Item #3 takes action on Wheeler Branch Reservoir Boat policy revision.  Rough transcription, listen to the audio for exact. 35% of boats are coming in with water from other lakes. Some had been on some infected lakes in the last few weeks. Suspected we had a problem, now we know. One of the directors said he's had this experience in Idaho- boat inspection, made ..... Read More 

Questions regarding *gifts* at Oakdale Park (June 24 2016)

Saturday, June 25, 2016 by salon----comments 0 (Views:447)

I received an anonymous letter recently regarding, in particular, money being spent on the bluegrass festivals held at Oakdale Park.This is another side to add to the recent post about Oakdale Park complaints from open records request.  I am going to excerpt a few parts of the letter, which came from someone who says s/he has been a citizen of Glen Rose for a number of years and has..... Read More 

Another Grievance Letter by Dr Turk to Ray Reynolds in September 2015

Friday, June 24, 2016 by salon----comments 0 (Views:138)

See also  Critical Safety Concerns by Turks about Glen Rose Medical Center - Historical Communications and Reports  Note the part of the letter in which Dr Turk points out that his practice, in so many words, actually makes money for Glen Rose Medical Center and contrast that in which the latest auditor report shows that the 501a doctor org actually loses money (except for Turk) ..... Read More 

Glen Rose Medical Center Sends Open Letter to Employees (June 24 2016)

Friday, June 24, 2016 by salon----comments 0 (Views:1363)

Didn't see any board meeting in which this action was discussed.  Written out: June 24, 2016 Open Letter to Employees: As most of you are aware Luminant (Comanche Peak nuclear plant) has not fully paid its property taxes for 2015. In late January, we received a partial payment of $1,220,234 instead of the $2,346,500 we were expecting. From the amount received from Lumi..... Read More 

Ruminations of the Easily Amused for 6/23/2016

Thursday, June 23, 2016 by salon----comments 0 (Views:124)

Just went to the post office today after not going for a week or two, have been really busy. Two anonymous letters there, will be posting them later today in separate posts. Citizens here in Glen Rose have such a great deal on mulch. I went to the Somervell Transfer Station and got a pickup load of mulch from the hay barn the other day. The dump is closed on Monday, so went on Tuesday morning. ..... Read More 

Why did President Obama & Elizabeth Warren endorse Hillary Clinton when she is under FBI investigation?

Wednesday, June 22, 2016 by salon----comments 0 (Views:146)

Sane Progressive   ..... Come Comment! 

Seriously Checking out Jill Stein for the General Election

Wednesday, June 22, 2016 by salon----comments 0 (Views:84)

Politico I watched this video and it actually represents everything I believe, everything Bernie Sanders was talking about, but not what the Democratic party is now.    ..... Come Comment! 

Didn't Go to Texas Democratic Convention-Will NOT Vote for Hillary Clinton

Friday, June 17, 2016 by salon----comments 0 (Views:204)

No surprise to regular readers.  I saw an interesting statistic today.  I have a heck of a lot in common with black voters.  Clinton’s partisans have routinely concluded that their candidate has won some kind of democratic mandate from black Americans. While this is true in the trivial sense — she has won votes from a majority of those who actually voted &md..... Read More 

Religious News and Notes from the Distaff Side -6/17/2016

Friday, June 17, 2016 by salon----comments 0 (Views:127)

California School District has to pay up after they refused to allow atheist-sponsored scholarships for students  Here's the final settlement document Atheist Sues US House Chaplain. Congressman Mark Pocan submitted a letter to the Chaplain’s office requesting Barker be admitted to give the opening invocation. According to Barker’s lawsuit, he was met by ..... Read More 

Rumour Mill- Glen Rose Medical Center - 6/17/2016

Friday, June 17, 2016 by salon----comments 1 (Views:999)

Heard informally that, again, at least some Glen Rose Medical Center employees have largely not been paid on time this week. I recall a previous meeting a month or so ago in which Becky Whitsitt indicated that this would happen more than once. My question is, can employees really afford to have their hours cut back, to be sent home without meeting a 40 hour standard, and then not get paid? I ..... Read More 

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Top Month
  1  Glen Rose Medical Center Sends Open Letter to Employees (June 24 2016)  (1363) 
  2  Tasha Hatcher and Karen Shepard Cases Heard This Morning - 6/1/2016 (1262) 
  3  Some Complaints About Oakdale Park in Glen Rose Texas (April and May 2016)  (1145) 
  4  Rumour Mill- Glen Rose Medical Center - 6/17/2016 (999) 
  5  Somervell County Sheriff Incident Reports 5/8/2016 through 6/8/2016  (744) 
  6  Dr Turk Apparently OUT- Received Termination Paper(s) with Glen Rose Healthcare Inc 501a -6/1/2016)  (741) 
  7  Somervell County Jail Logs 5/8/2016 through 6/8/2016 (705) 
  8  Luminant Files Appeal Notice in 10th District Court of Appeals Against Somervell CAD on June 2 2016  (601) 
  9  Ron Hankins Says What Luminant is Doing is *Corporate Evil* and *Bullying* (551) 
  10  Memorials in Oakdale Park and Exceptions to No Policy that Exists (June 2016) (528) 

Flashback Post
Outlay from 501a to one of the Glen Rose Medical Center doctors
Sunday, May 17, 2015 by salon (Views:523)

From April 2015 Budget and Finance Commitee meeting of Somervell County Hospital District    

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