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Audio -Agenda-Minutes for Somervell County Commissioners Court March 29 2010 (salon) Listen here-audio courtesy Judy Nawrocki ******************* COPY OF AGENDA TO WHOM IT MAY CONCERN: PURSUANT TO THE TEXAS OPEN MEETINGS ACT, NOTICE IS HEREBY GIVEN THAT A SPECIAL MEETING OF THE COMM.....- 3/29/2010 10:24:20 PM
Audio from Somervell County Commissioners Court for March 22 2010 (salon) Listen here. and here are the minutes, both courtesy of Judy N.  # 2 is about radios that cost about 5000 bucks each. HOw many people are buying DPS a radio? Game warden not part .....- 3/29/2010 12:44:19 AM
Oops! Web Glitch on Chet Edwards Site Called HIm a Republican (US House Dist 17) (salon) - 3/29/2010 12:03:52 AM
Columbia Tennesee Pastor Affinity Fraud (kevintrubolt) See http://lambertwatch.blogspot.com Learn about Pastor David Baker and his connection to Ponzi Schemers Freddie Marshall Carson also known as Marshall Carson and Steven Gagnon. He owns a c.....- 3/28/2010 11:06:28 PM
Glen Rose ISD School Board Meeting Agenda for March 29 2010 (salon) From GRISD.NET's website- also link to agenda packet with the materials that will be considered. Notice of Regular Meeting The Board of Trustees Glen Rose Independent School Dist.....- 3/28/2010 9:38:28 PM
Rob Curnock (R) Who Wants to Run Against Chet Edwards Is Being SUED By His Own Campaign Manager (salon) - 3/28/2010 9:29:35 PM
Nuclear Power Plant Radiation Waste-How Much Will YOU Owe for US Penalties? (salon) Saw a pretty astonishing article yesterday about how the Bush administration inked some deals to provide a repository for nuclear waste, or pay out penalties to some 21 nuclear power plants. .....- 3/28/2010 9:14:08 PM
Ryan Isham of Rainbow Killed in Rollover Accident in Stephenville (salon) From Waco TX Visitation is scheduled from 6 p.m. to 8 p.m. Monday at Wiley Funeral Home in Glen Rose. A funeral service will be held at the Expo Center in Glen Rose Tuesday at 2 p.m. Here is the obi.....- 3/28/2010 8:49:49 PM
Ruminations of the Easily Amused for March 28 2010 (salon) Wondering about getting another dog as a companion for the great lab I got at the Glen Rose animal shelter. I saw a female lab in a nearby town that is about 3-4 years old that looks really cute.&n.....- 3/28/2010 8:24:38 PM
Should school districts provide cash rewards for high grades and test scores? (pstern) Why school districts should NOT provide cash rewards for high grades and test scores    by Peter Stern   "I never let my schooling interfere with.....- 3/28/2010 2:41:07 PM
The Rage is Not About Health Care from NY Times (humanbeing) "If Obama’s first legislative priority had been immigration or financial reform or climate change, we would have seen the same trajectory. The conjunction of a black president and a fema.....- 3/28/2010 10:40:00 AM
Predicting political beliefs among America's middle class (pstern) "We demand that big business give the people a square deal; in return we must insist that when anyone engaged in big business honestly endeavors to do right he shall himself be given a squ.....- 3/28/2010 12:21:37 AM
Health Care Reform: It's a dirty job, but someone has to do it (pstern) The need for health care change   by Peter Stern     “In any moment of decision, the best thing you can do is the right thing. The worst thing you can do is.....- 3/27/2010 11:24:19 PM
The Health Insurance Reform Bill (humanbeing) From the Washington Post by Ezra Klein, "This bill marks an evolution, not a revolution, for our health-care system. Whether it proves the cornerstone of a better, fairer, more affordable .....- 3/27/2010 10:19:59 PM
Ruminations of the Easily Amused for March 27 2010 (salon) This is very cool. VW Bug made electric! 6 Most Baffling Things TV Ads Assume are true. Facebook continues it's obnoxious anti-privacy policy- *We Get To Decide Who Knows About Your Da.....- 3/27/2010 8:43:30 PM
Right. You're REALLY Going to Wrap All Your Groceries in Aluminum Foil (salon) I think this RFID technology is interesting, not to mention cheap, but the problem is STILL that there needs to be a way for the consumer to disable RFIDs once the item has been purchased.  (W.....- 3/27/2010 5:32:41 PM
Overview of modern liberal and conservative perspectives (pstern)   "Liberal" and "Conservative" are two words used to describe two political philosophies and platforms that may not be so easy to view and comprehend.  It seems th.....- 3/27/2010 2:04:27 PM
And many of you out there are worried about Health Insurance Reform? (humanbeing) What about this? Hogwash, I say. From The Jerusalem Post:  http://www.jpost.com/International/Article.aspx?id=171839 WASHINGTON – The congresswoman who oversees US aid to Israel told.....- 3/25/2010 7:09:56 PM
City Council Meeting this Saturday (humanbeing) I've heard the City Council is having a meeting this Saturday at 9 a.m. at Town Hall concerning action on Oakdale Park. The announcement was not made in time to be published in the newpapers. (Wh.....- 3/24/2010 4:10:30 PM
Every So Often I Hit a Bleh Wall for Politics-And That Week is THIS week (salon) Doing other stuff this week then following the doings of local government but have to say that sometimes I am SO interested in what is going on that it's like getting mentally overstuffed and fatigue.....- 3/22/2010 10:19:36 PM
The Health Insurance Reform Bill. Is This Marxism? (humanbeing) No, it isn't. What I hope is that the passage of this health insurance reform bill is the beginning of the creation of a better system for how our health care is financed. Many people are n.....- 3/22/2010 7:16:57 PM
Our President Speaks to the House (humanbeing) - 3/20/2010 11:12:58 PM
Hugh Jackman can DANCE!!! (salon) - 3/20/2010 1:42:48 PM
A Smattering of Articles re: Sunshine Week and Open Government - March 2010 (salon) From Holland, Michigan There’s a natural tendency for people in any organization to identify with their own group and divide the world into “us” and “them.” Fo.....- 3/20/2010 11:06:34 AM
Ruminations of the Easily Amused for March 20 2010 (salon) Light posting for the next week or so while I get some other things done  Really COLD today and rainy-looks like another cold front came in. Religious freedom of speech case goes forward. .....- 3/20/2010 10:27:40 AM
Somervell County Crime Stats Totals for February 2010 (salon) # of Cases For Animal Bite - 2 Assault Family Violence with Bodily Injury 6 Burglary of a Building-5 Burglary of a Habitation - 4 Criminal Mischief 2 Criminal Trespass - 1 .....- 3/20/2010 8:21:44 AM
Agenda for Somervell County Hospital Authority dba Glen Rose Medical Center for March 25, 2010 (salon) Courtesy Jodi Leigh Somervell County Hospital Authority d/b/a/ Glen Rose Medical Center Meeting of Board of Directors March 25, 2010 Community Room Glen Rose Medical Center .....- 3/19/2010 5:51:07 PM
On the Open Meetings Violations Complaints re: the City of Glen Rose (salon) Small recap here. According to B Huckaby of the CVB, signage was discussed in executive session at a City of Glen Rose meeting under the closed session exemption of the Open Meetings Act. I question.....- 3/19/2010 2:11:26 PM
Agenda for Somervell County Commissioners Court for March 22 2010 (salon) Courtesy Mary Ann Million COMMISSIONER’S COURT   MEETING OF SPECIAL SESSION   OF SOMERVELL COUNTY       TO WHOM IT MAY CONCERN: .....- 3/18/2010 3:48:28 PM
Poor Poor Chet Edwards and His Pesky Inconsiderate Constituents Who Are Actually Calling Him To Express An Opinion (salon) It's so much nicer when our elected officials don't have to bother with hearing from those they represent, right?  And guess what, there are Some In Our District who want him to vote WITH the Democrat.....- 3/18/2010 1:13:27 PM
Audio- Glen Rose Preservation Board Meeting for March 18 2010 (salon) - 3/18/2010 1:03:55 PM
Job Description for Director of the Glen Rose Convention and Visitors Bureau (CVB) (salon) Readers may recall that recently I asked for descriptions of the city administrator, city superintendent and the director of the CVB. Got the first two but the third took a bit more time to find. Tha.....- 3/18/2010 12:22:56 PM
The 'De-evolution' of Public Education (pstern) In response The Texas Textbook Massacre: an oligarchy of historical manipulation by Peter Stern Texas is in the national news again.  Unfortunately, it is not on 'America&#.....- 3/18/2010 3:28:24 AM
City Council Behind Closed Doors-No One Knows What.....Signage on the Glen Rose Agenda (March 2010) (salon) I notice that the Glen Rose City Council has an item on their agenda to hear from the person representing the group, the Somervell County Glen Rose Networking Group,  that wants money for deve.....- 3/17/2010 7:39:07 PM
Agenda for City of Glen Rose Town Council Meeting March 22 2010 (salon) Courtesy Peggy B NOTICE OF MEETING CITY COUNCIL OF THE CITY OF GLEN ROSE MARCH 22, 2010 - 5:30 PM COUNCIL CHAMBERS – TOWN HALL   THE CITY COUNCIL OF THE CITY OF G.....- 3/17/2010 10:34:09 AM
Shame on Me But I Cannot Stop Reading the Train Wreck that is Rielle Hunter (salon) Oh, I tried. I told my better self that all this sensationalism only encourages the Corporate Media to do MORE of it. And I don't give a hoot about most of that stuff. But This? For me, it's like Get.....- 3/16/2010 3:14:31 PM
We are Smack Dab in the Middle of Sunshine Week for 2010 (March 14-20) (salon) Sunshineweek website. Watch for lots of articles all over the United States this week about open government, including, for Texas, the citizen's right to know. More good stuff- Obama.....- 3/16/2010 2:26:56 PM
Heh! Baby Einstein Follies and Repercussions for Those Who Point Them Out (salon) Remember all that Baby Einstein-have your infant watch a video stuff? Even Bush hawked that stuff in a SOTU address. But there was ZERO proof that that was educational. Then, in 2007, CCFC.....- 3/16/2010 1:58:22 PM
Nother Reason I'm Glad I Quit Facebook-FBI Using It To Spy on People. (salon) Heh. You wonder if that new friend in your quest to have a bazillion pals is really somebody you ever knew and once forgot? Or is the FBI looking to use social networks to spy on people? Wonder no mor.....- 3/16/2010 1:49:07 PM
Because the Age Of Enlightenment and Thomas Jefferson Were Too Threatening to the Texas SBOE (salon) Great editorial from the A-AS. Dunbar is a member of a faction of the state board that squeals loudly any time it perceives that its notion of American "exceptionalism" is being minimize.....- 3/16/2010 11:05:20 AM
Audio- Planning and Zoning/CPAC Meeting -Glen Rose of March 15 2010 (salon) Why you should listen to this. This group is making decisions about how the buildings will look, what businesses can or can't be in either they Hwy 67 or Paluxy District Corridor (for example, .....- 3/16/2010 2:57:17 PM
Ruminations of the Easily Amused for March 16 2010 (salon) Raining. And daffodils are coming up. The Texas State Board of Education needs some sense voted into it. And, also, the textbook manufacturers need a letter, too, about why they would allow wha.....- 3/16/2010 10:33:01 AM
Agenda for City of Glen Rose Preservation Board Meeting - March 18 2010 (salon) via Karen R NOTICE OF MEETING CITY OF GLEN ROSE PRESERVATION BOARD MEETING THURSDAY MARCH 18, 9 AM LUMINANTBUILDING   AGENDA   1.  Approve February mi.....- 3/16/2010 8:12:41 AM
What's Macquarie Media Up To These Days? (March 2010) (salon) Regular readers remember when we wrote about American Consolidated Media, which is owned by Macquarie Media, which is a subdiv of Macquarie Bank, bought the Glen Rose Reporter a few years ago, alon.....- 3/15/2010 11:59:46 PM
Chet Edwards (US House Dist 17) Voted NO on Healthcare Bill (salon) - 3/15/2010 11:12:38 PM
Humane (humanbeing) I was thinking about how they will describe the 21st century when it is all said and done. If I had to choose one word that might define it, I would choose humane. If we can just learn to allow all.....- 3/15/2010 10:01:06 PM
Agenda for Planning and Zoning Committee Meeting- Glen Rose -March 15 2010 (salon) from the CIty of Glen Rose website (Updateing to add link to audio. ) NOTICE OF MEETING PLANNING & ZONING COMMITTEE CITY OF GLEN ROSE MARCH 15, 2010 - 7:00 P.M. COUNCIL CHAMBERS - TOWN HALL  .....- 3/15/2010 4:01:23 PM
You! You're not a United States Patriot Unless You Believe in a Monotheistic God! That Leaves You Hindus Out! (salon) Because only certain religions get to Love Their Country. I was talking with a friend of mine a little bit ago and he didn't know that the phrase *Under God* was added to the sec.....- 3/15/2010 3:43:04 PM
From Judge Reinhardt's Under God Pledge Dissent- Conclusion (salon) Normal 0 false false false MicrosoftInternetExplorer4 /* Style Definitions */ table.MsoNormalTable {mso-style-name:"Table Normal"; mso-tstyle-rowband-size:0; ms.....- 3/15/2010 1:29:43 PM
From Judge Reinhardt's *Under God* Pledge Dissent- The Inapplicability of Alternate Theories (salon) As mentioned before, this is an attempt to get what Reinhardt said into the public eye because it must be read. Part 1 Introduction  Part 2  Majority's Fundamental Errors part 3 .....- 3/15/2010 1:09:57 PM
Ruminations of the Easily Amused for March 15 2010 (salon) Brrr. Cold again today where it was shorts weather yesterday. Um. In the trash-the nice thick plastic bag that has Census 2010 written on it that served as a doorhanger since we weren't home when.....- 3/15/2010 11:51:36 AM
Shouldn't Local Officials Have to Fill Out Ethics Reports When Getting Gifts Or Trips From Lobbyists? (salon) or companies? Have been thinking about this off and on for a long time. Remember how a few years back, Walter Maynard went to Missouri to look over the Air Evac operation? Flown out there, twice. And.....- 3/15/2010 10:44:30 AM
No, Chet Edwards, The Problem With Earmarks Is That They Skirt The Process Everyone Else Follows (salon) Quote from Chet Edwards in the Waco Trib this morning - “The myth is eliminating earmarks would reduce the deficit,” he said, pointing out that such a change would not impact the process .....- 3/15/2010 10:25:44 AM
The Beat Goes On... (pstern) Why do we get angry about illegals and then assist them with work and schooling?   It's an old story now.  There are millions of U.S. citizens without work, but there are millions of i.....- 3/15/2010 9:19:30 AM
Under God in the Pledge-More Establishment Clause Test from Judge Reinhardt's Dissent (salon) LINK to pdf 624, 642 (1943). Unfortunately, today the majority is clearly charting its course by a far different constellation with a far less enduring First Amendment. The Coercion Test an.....- 3/14/2010 7:45:51 PM
Under God in the Pledge-Establishment Clause Tests-From Justice Reinhardt's Dissent (salon) LINK TO PDF I now turn to the real issue in this case: Does the Establish­ment Clause, as it has been construed by the Supreme Court, preclude the state-directed, teacher-led, daily recitatio.....- 3/14/2010 7:29:26 PM
Judge Reinhardt's Dissent on Under God Pledge- the 1954 Amendment and This Appeal (salon) As mentioned, I am putting up the text from the case. Part 1   Part 2  Part3   Or read the entire thing in PDF format Normal 0 false false false .....- 3/14/2010 7:11:19 PM
Judge Reinhardt's Dissent On the Under God Pledge Decision- Historical Background Of the Pledge (salon) II. Historical and Factual Background (Link to the PDF) To begin with, this case concerns the daily recitation of a state-directed, teacher-led, religious version of the Pledge of All.....- 3/14/2010 7:04:23 PM
More On Justice Reinhardt's Dissent about Under God in the Pledge of Allegiance-Majority's Fundamental Errors. (salon) Here is part 1- I intend to put all of the dissent up so that it can be read and seen. (I am putting footnotes in yellow) LINK TO PDF Normal 0 false false false Mi.....- 3/14/2010 7:03:19 PM
Was the Insertion of *Under God* in the Pledge of Allegiance for A Religious Purpose? Of Course. (salon) I've been reading the 9th Circuit Court of Appeals dissent in the recent case of Newdow and Roe v Rio Linda Union School District.  First comments about it here.  I have been enthrall.....- 3/14/2010 6:36:41 PM
Some Photos from the St Patricks Day Fest Saturday in Glen Rose (March 13 2010) (salon) We headed downtown in the late afternoon to get some of the barbecue we heard was so good. Beautiful sunny day! Looked at the various vendor booths, got pie from Pie Peddlers and delicious tamales. H.....- 3/14/2010 2:23:00 PM
Populist health care in 2010? (OldBridge) This looks interesting.http://grayson.house.gov/News/DocumentSingle.aspx?DocumentID=175363#mainGRAYSON INTRODUCES PUBLIC OPTION ACT Bill Opens Up Medicare To Anyone .....- 3/14/2010 8:58:08 AM
A Debate That Impacts All of Us (humanbeing) A very articulate evaluation from Rabbi Brad Hirschfield, Huff Post:"I blame the public officials who invited the participation of evangelists in a process that is meant to respect the ideas and.....- 3/13/2010 10:52:21 PM
It might not seem like it, but things are changing (humanbeing) Coffee Party brews up rival for Tea Party By Madeleine MorrisBBC News, Washington .....- 3/13/2010 10:32:49 PM
Public Education: How to improve it and cut the cost (pstern)   the fight against politics and mediocrity     by Peter Stern     Public education is NOT working.  We all know it.   For the majority of children and parents,.....- 3/13/2010 6:38:21 PM
As a Genealogist, I Think Michelle Bachman and Other Census Liars and Avoiders are Nuts. (salon) I had some trepidation, based on all the hoopla about the census coming out, about what kind of questions it might contain. Was it going to ask me about many teevees we have, or cars, or other intrusi.....- 3/13/2010 2:08:41 PM
This Story Just Gets Worse (humanbeing) AUSTIN, Texas — A far-right faction of the Texas State Board of Education succeeded Friday in injecting conservative ideals into social studies, history and economics lessons that will be taug.....- 3/12/2010 10:41:40 PM
Getting Back On-Track (pstern) Making Politics Work Better for the People   Level the Playing Field a Bit More     by Peter Stern     The two things we urgently need to move this nation forward towar.....- 3/12/2010 8:27:10 PM
Part of the Amended and Restated Glen Rose Medical Center Lease -December 2009 (salon) PDF-not all pages here but the ones that interested me- the rest are at the county clerk\'s office.. page 1. County owns the asset known as the Glen Rose hospital. It had previously leased it t.....- 3/12/2010 7:26:53 PM
February 2010 Check Registers for Somervell County Water District (General and Debt Service Fund) (salon) From the Somervell County Water District website, courtesy Kathy BGeneral Fund Normal 0 false false false MicrosoftInternetExplorer4 classid="clsid:38481807-CA0E-42D2-.....- 3/12/2010 4:48:40 PM
Audio of the Somervell County Water District for March 8 2010 Online (salon) at the Somervell County Water District Site. P.S. have to say, the sound is great on it.Rough Transcript81,000 monthly payment to F&N (Freese and NIchols) per fixed contractGosdin-park contractApp.....- 3/12/2010 4:14:12 PM
Ruminations for the Easily Amused for March 12 2010 (salon) Beautiful day. I hear the female guineas in the yard and the female geese are looking for where to lay eggs and nest. I'll have to put a chair with a sign at the top of the driveway to warn people. On.....- 3/12/2010 3:19:18 PM
'I am voting for Rick Perry' (pstern) That's what a lot of people would say, if given the chance.Could someone out there tell us why he or she is voting for Rick Perry?  I promise not to bash you for it if you are honest about .....- 3/12/2010 2:16:29 PM
What About *Under God* in the Pledge? 9th Circuit Court in CA Rules It's All Patriotic, Baybee! (salon) For some bizarre reason, the 9th Circuit Court of Appeals ruled that *Under God* is okay in the Pledge because the overall tone is patriotic. From Circuit Judge Bea, p 5. The Pledge of Allegiance.....- 3/12/2010 2:47:23 PM
Quick Housekeeping Note for Somervell County Salon-March 12 2010 (salon) Have had this as a request for awhile from several people, and finally got around this morning to adding this. Some days we all post a lot and some days not so much but, even with 7 slots for storie.....- 3/12/2010 11:05:46 AM
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