Congratulations to U.S. Army Master Sgt. Michael J. Shelton on his 32 years of military service. He served in Iraq and in Operation Desert Storm. Michael is the proud parent of Prophet and Ann Shelton. Thank you for His keeping power.

U.S. Navy Operations Specialist 3rd Class Adrianna Smothermon, from Lufkin, left, and Aviation Ordnanceman Airman Jeremy Holloway, from Atlanta, fish off the fantail of the aircraft carrier USS John C. Stennis in the Atlantic Ocean. The John C. Stennis is underway conducting routine operatio…

Editor’s note: The following series explores the Boykin Springs military range and cantonment near the Neches River. During World War II, more than 40 Army Air Corps service members operated the isolated “high altitude precision strategic bombing” proving ground used by hundreds of B-17 “Fly…

Compost is touted as a miracle product and held in high regards by every gardener with a basic knowledge of how plants grow. We buy it in bags at the garden center or have it delivered by the dump truck load.

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