Study: Up to 1 in 5 trauma deaths could be prevented

WASHINGTON Up to 1 in 5 people may be dying unnecessarily from car crashes, gunshots or other injuries, a stark conclusion from government advisers who say where you live shouldn’t determine if you survive. The findings take on new urgency amid the increasing threat of mass casualties like the massacre in Orlando. The Orlando shooting happened just blocks from a […]


Everyone loves a barbecue, but those fun summer get-togethers can derail your diet and possibly raise your blood sugar and blood pressure. This does not mean you have to give up barbecues just because you have diabetes. Instead, follow these hints so you can have a meal that is both delicious and healthy, whether you are hosting or are a […]

Moments and Memories of WHS

1957 Jeanette Berry b. 8-31- 1937: Boyfriend, All of them; Pal, the gang; Favorites: Teacher, Mr. Collins; Food, T-Bone Steak; Drink, Coke; Movie Star, Tab Hunter; Singer, Sonny James; Song, “Lucky Lips”; Color, Red; Expression, “You Don’t Say!”; Ambition, Private Secretary; Secret Ambition, be with my man; Activities, Bible Club, Wildlife Club, Pep Club. Emma Cornett (Sis) b. 2-4-1939: Boyfriend, […]

Built-in GPS can’t hold a candle to Google Maps

Dear Car Talk: I don’t believe I’ve seen this addressed in your column before. I’m wondering if you can update the GPS in any older-model cars that have built-in displays. Is there an updated map you can buy from a dealer, or download to a laptop and then install on your vehicle? Specifically, I have an ‘05 Jaguar XKR. But […]

My three days of R and R

I was extremely lucky the 27 years I served my country. I had to keep my bags packed at all times so I was ready to fly anywhere I was needed. My European Headquarters commander was a big war hero during World War II, serving behind enemy lines. He told me to take a few days off from all the […]

Hemphill Center helps local football teams

Check out our Facebook page for announcements and pictures posted after each event, pages/ Hemphill- Community-Center. The Center was proud to host and help out in a fundraiser to purchase new equipment for the Martha Jane Potter/Fleming-Neon football program. The event was held at our place on the morning of Saturday, June 18. Our crew helped cook alongside the […]

2016-06-22 E-Edition

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