In response to Jose Martinez, who took something I wrote previously out of context and turned it into a race debate about Anglo-Americans taking over Texas from the Mexicans.

C3 photosynthesis plants constitute 85% of land plants and populate all climates. Examples: rice, wheat, trees. Three percent of plants use C4 plus C3 photosynthesis. These populate tropics, semi-tropics and deserts where high light and temperatures prevail. Examples: corn, sorghum, most gra…

In the past weeks I’ve noticed two of our local family owned restaurants have gone out of business.

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With regard to Girija Chintapalli’s expressed view that former President Donald Trump should call President Joe Biden and offer to help with Joe’s vaccination campaign, the White House press secretary recently was asked if Trump would be included with the other remaining living presidents al…

As a Texas resident/voter/taxpayer, I have watched the absolutely dysfunctional Texas “Lege” be compromised every session (now in a void of special session) by politics, lobbyist, and much, just plain, ole’ corruption with a cursory “wink and a nod”..... for most of my 71 years!

Just one more time. Most of us will utter or hear those words during the course our lives when we say we wish we had just one more chance to share a thought or feeling with someone in our life.

I must admit the dumbest thing I have heard in the longest time that I can remember is less police and more folks to answer 911 calls to go and talk to people about their feeling.

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I compliment your July 17 editorial, “Credit for vaccination.” You hit the nail right on the head underscoring the importance of vaccination against the pandemic.

In response to George Aldridge’s letter of July 12: Thank you, Mr. Aldridge, for enhancing my letter of July 5.

On behalf of Bell Fine Arts and Salado Village Artists, I would like to thank the Temple Daily Telegram for publishing our announcements and photos. Like many organizations our memberships and activities were curtailed due to COVID-19. Through the Telegram’s coverage, we were able to reach n…

So, President Joe Biden wants another $80 billion to invest in the IRS. He says this money will be cost effective in lowering the “tax gap.”

Those that castrate people who do not want to take the COVID jab, I hope this turns your stomach. Scientists from the Pittsburgh University used scalps from 5-month-old aborted babies implanting their scalps onto rodents. The National Institutes of Health partially funded these experiments. …

In Joseph Raub’s June 29 letter regarding election recounts, he is mystified as to why Democrats are trying to prevent 2020 election recounts, and it would satisfy the electorate to know the “truth.”