In some ways, life today is radically different than it was even a decade ago. As we learn new ways to navigate this uncharted territory with the pandemic, we face fundamental issues:  What do we value in our lives? Where are our priorities?

Dear Heloise: With planting season here, in some parts of the country a common problem is slugs and snails. One way to kill them is to bury a pie plate until its level with the ground. Fill the pie plate with beer and wait. Slugs and snails are attracted to the smell and are killed by the alcohol.

Dear Annie: A few months ago, my husband was laid off from his job. When that happened, he asked if he could just stay home and work on his own personal projects and interests. I work a corporate 9 to 5 job and can barely cover our bills without his salary, but I said yes because I wanted hi…

Dear Annie: My son is in his 40s and throws temper tantrums! Any little thing can set him off. It’s so bad that his son asks him if he’s mad, fearing that something has set him off. He is going to marriage counseling and admits he has a temper, but nothing changes.

Several students and biology faculty members from Temple College recently attended the 2020 Texas Academy of Science meeting, which was held at Stephen F. Austin University in Nacogdoches. The students and faculty members gave four presentations at the meeting. Pictured are, front row from l…

Elton Combs spotted some great horned owlets in their nest with a watchful parent during a recent trip to Mission.