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Take a few deep breaths and get over yourselves and your fears and prejudices and make the decision to do what it takes to not spread this virus to anyone else, especially yourself.

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In the wake of a school year interrupted by Covid-19, a document issued by the Texas Education Agency makes an argument for nearly year-round schooling, with an earlier start, longer breaks, a later end and a short summer. Any changes would require school board approval. Would you support a …

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Lt. Gov. Dan Patrick said efforts to allow mail-in voting during the coronavirus pandemic is a “scam by Democrats to steal the election.” He said no one under 65 should fear contracting Covid-19 from in-person voting. Do you support expanded mail-in voting during the pandemic?

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If my wearing a mask into Walmart cuts the chance of my fellow shoppers contracting Covid-19, I can do that. I’m not wearing a mask out of fear. I’m wearing it as a courtesy.

It’s been one thing right after another this week, so I haven’t really sat down to contemplate what my column will be. Therefore, you will get a potpourri this week.

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I knew coming into this profession that I would be exposed to everything the world has to offer: good and bad. However, I was not prepared for what I did encounter.

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Health and fitness guru Tom Nikkola of Minnesota posted on Facebook recently about the coronavirus epidemic. Of equal interest is an editorial Thursday by current Paris News editor Klark Byrd.

Back in the day, the drill for a crappie fishing trip went something like this: Pull up to a tree with limbs above the water, secure the boat, drop minnows down through the limbs, and either catch crappie or spend 30 minutes trying and then move on to the next likely spot.