Between the Lines by Bruce Green

Don’t judge a pandemic by its cover Ellis Bell said in the novel, “No Country for Old Men,” “You never know what worse luck your bad luck has saved you from.” It has been a stressful week dealing with the global pandemic. Generally speaking, there’s not much in the way of encouraging news out there.…

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The 501 by Hannaba Munn Welch

Nettle Soup, Poke Sallet Making do. It’s the new norm. If you’ve always saved your bacon grease and half your supply of aluminum foil has wrinkles, you might have some too. It’s older Americans who tend to know already about making do. Ah bacon. Wish I had some. At least we’ve got some grease. We…

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Alzheimer’s research

The Alzheimer’s Association to hold Community  Forum in Plainview Special to The Hesperian-Beacon The Alzheimer’s Association West Texas Chapter will host a Community Forum for Plainview residents on Tuesday, March 24, 2020 from 6:00 pm to 8:00 p.m. at the Plainview Chamber of Commerce, 1906 W 5th Street, Plainview, TX 79072.  This event is free…

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