Category : Southwest

Southwest / Texas - 1 week ago

Get your heart in good health

About 610,000 people die of heart disease in the United States every year. But that doesn’t have to be your fate. Some risk factors like your family history, sex or age you can’t control. But there are some lifestyle changes you can make to decrea...

Southwest / Texas - 2 weeks ago

Lost in Limbo in the Hays County Jail

For 45 painful, lonely days, I waited and waited to be convicted of a crime. Wed, Feb 6, 2019 at 6:52 am CST Mel Westfall for the Texas Observer The cold bit through the thin wool blanket and climbed up the short sleeves of my Women of the World...

Southwest / Texas - 2 weeks ago

Why honoring the Negro Leagues today, is Important!

(by Bob May) Hilton Smith (Kansas City Monarchs, Negro Leagues)Part One – My Passion and My Dream I believe it is essential for you to know who I am, first.  Bob May is a 77-year-old white man.  I have been passionate about baseball since I was seve...