Monday Feb 24
Cotton prices on low side
With cotton prices on the low side, the only chance of it earning much overall profit is for heavy production.
Projected cotton acreage up this year
A survey from the National Cotton Council indicates producers will plant 11.26 cotton acres nationwide this spring, up 8.2 percent from 2013.
The entire nation was at war after Pearl Harbor
This WASP pilot was among the women training at Avenger Field near Sweetwater to ferry planes from manufacturing plants to air bases.
The Victoria Advocate
Towery returns to Texas, newspapers, retirement
Dr. John Coppedge, of Longview, grew up in Cuero, where he first became aware of the remarkable life story of Ken Towery, former Japanese prisoner of war, winner of the Pulitzer Prize and adviser to politicians and presidents.
Aiken post office closes doors
The Floyd County hamlet of Aiken's nearly 100-year claim to a post office is no more as of the new year.