Commentary

Constitutional Amendment pros, cons

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(Editor’s note: Over 10 weeks, this paper will give a pro and con outline on the issues on the Nov. 5 Constitutional Amendment election, as presented by the nonpartisan League

Who really talks more about pointless things?

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Please forgive the political incorrectness of this entire column, but I have to speak up. The man-I-live-with has shared one too many memes with me about how much women talk

Report details shooting prevention

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AUSTIN — Gov. Greg Abbott on Sept. 12 released the Texas Safety Action Report, a document that details what Texas and Texans are doing to prevent mass shootings. The report

‘Basse block’ was a building trend

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Anyone who has walked Fredericksburg’s historic district has noticed a number of homes and commercial buildings constructed of an unusual building material that looks like cut stone but is really

LETTERS TO THE EDITOR

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Paving folly What a shame that the historic Kraus and Strackbein homesteads would even be considered for removal to make way for, of all things, a road. The owners of

‘Profit’ doesn’t need to be recycling motive

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Our story on the Fredericksburg’s possible cutback of what it accepts to operate its modest recycling plant drew the ire of many. (See some of the comments on the next

Constitutional Amendment pros, cons

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(Editor’s note: Over 10 weeks, this paper will give a pro and con outline on the issues on the Nov. 5 Constitutional Amendment election, as presented by the nonpartisan League

Love days when I am led to natural waters

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Our summer had a nice wind-down before the rush of school activities got underway. We took the family to two nearby watering holes for some R&R and were reminded of

Orders address mass shootings

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AUSTIN — Gov. Greg Abbott on Sept. 5 issued eight executive orders in hopes of preventing further mass shootings. Abbott’s orders came days after seven people were killed and 25

LETTERS TO THE EDITOR

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Fire response We want to thank the Fredericksburg Fire and EMS, Stonewall Volunteer Fire Department, Harper Volunteer Fire Department, Tierra Linda Volunteer Fire Department and the Texas Forest Service for