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Pet Talk

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We winterize our homes. We winterize our cars, and we humans get out our warmer clothes, especially coats, hats and boots.

Library Lines ...

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"Quick Quilts from the Heart" and "Easy Does It Quilts" are among many howto books that will be offered at Rhoads Memorial Library's annual book sale. The event is set for Jan. 26-30, as other items, such as audiobooks, movies, and music CDs will be offered, too.

DHS robotics compete virtually

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During the New Year time frame, Dimmitt Robotics played three teams in a virtual scrimmage with the North Texas(DFW) area. Dimmitt teams 13755, 12398,15152 were 3 out of 8 teams that participated.

Power of Persistence

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Persistence is really faith in action. Years ago, I wrote an article called, "The Power of Persistence." Here is an excerpt from it: Thomas Edison, whom, in his words, stated to a critic who said he'd failed 10,000 times (while trying to invent the light bulb), "No, I've just found 10,000 ways not to do something." Then he persisted and did truly invent the light bulb! Noah persevered 120 years in building the Ark--while being greatly ridiculed and probably, persecuted otherwise.

Rest in Prayer

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“I have said these things to you, that in me you may have peace. In the world you will have tribulation.

Unity in Community

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But we have this treasure in jars of clay to show that this all-surpassing power is from God and not from us. We are hard pressed on every side, but not crushed; perplexed, but not in despair; persecuted, but not abandoned; struck down, but not destroyed. We always carry around the death of Jesus, so that the life of Jesus may also be revealed in our body.

Livestock issues top concerns at AFBF policy meeting

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Texas Farm Bureau (TFB) delegates weighed in on livestock market issues, crop insurance and feral hogs, among other issues, during the business session of the American Farm Bureau Federation’s (AFBF) virtual convention .

TSC to maintain Licensed Breeders Program

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The Texas Sunset Commission (TSC) voted to maintain the Licensed Breeders Program under the Texas Department of Licensing and Regulation after a prolonged and challenging review cycle due to COVID-19.