Country Doctor of Year: 50 years of h...

Country Doctor of Year: 50 years of house calls

There are 4 comments on the Asheville Citizen-Times story from Dec 29, 2008, titled Country Doctor of Year: 50 years of house calls. In it, Asheville Citizen-Times reports that:

YOAKUM, Texas In this sleepy country town, which sprang up around a railroad junction and the start of the Chisholm trail, folks give out their phone numbers by the last four digits, the annual Tom-Tom festival ...

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fairviewredneck

Inman, SC

#1 Dec 29, 2008
Not many left like this man!
Bob

Auburn, AL

#2 Dec 29, 2008
He's one in a million!
Reality Chick

United States

#3 Dec 29, 2008
It would probably be a better place if we did have more like him! This doctor illustrates the difference between a "calling" and a job.

Since: Mar 08

San Antonio, TX

#4 Dec 30, 2008
Reality Chick wrote:
It would probably be a better place if we did have more like him! This doctor illustrates the difference between a "calling" and a job.
There are other services available "free-of-charge" around the Yoakum area. For example, if you have car problems anywhere in Lavaca County - just call the Police Chief in Shiner. He (Adam) or one his patrolmen will be dispatched. Now that's what you call "To Protect and Serve".

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