Why are we taxed so much?

by Bill Federer -- [caption id="attachment_2094155" align="aligncenter" width="600"] Billboard, 1943[/caption] Withholding taxes from paychecks began June 9, 1943. Congress passed it as an emergency measure during World War II to get money more…

Teacher 'busted with meth' on last day of work

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (TEMPLE DAILY TELEGRAM) A former Groesbeck Independent School District sixth grade teacher reportedly had methamphetamine in her possession when Temple officers arrested her. Stephanie Alfano, 49, of Marlin, more…

Andrew Jackson: The good, the bad, and the ugly

by Bill Federer -- [caption id="attachment_2087895" align="aligncenter" width="600"] Andrew Jackson[/caption] His Scots-Irish parents emigrated from Ireland two years before his birth. At age 13, Andrew Jackson joined a local militia to fight more…

Bat-wielding student gangs terrorize campus

by -NO AUTHOR- -- By Liam Clancy Evergreen State College in Olympia, Washington, which descended into chaos when minorities students demanded that whites leave campus for a "Day of Absence," has plunged more…