Courtney Davis: Cutting down on wasted food helps environment, can save money

I cleaned out the refrigerator this evening and was amazed at how much food ended up in the trash.

Lynn Sheffield Simmons: Hilltop takes top honors at 2016 UIL district meet

Argyle’s Hilltop Elementary took first place in the 2016 Argyle UIL district scholastic meet last month. The event was hosted by Hilltop Elementary and included grades 2 through 5.

Lynn Sheffield Simmons: Make Friday the 13th a Good Day

No one seems to know why Friday the 13th is considered unlucky, but most of the population thinks it is.

Jessica Kimbro: 4-H participation makes better grades, civic engagement likely

Research has shown that young people who participate in 4-H are more likely to make better grades in school, attend college, be physically active and become engaged citizens. And we believe that means a better Texas.

David Annis: Pledge to practice better pasture management in 2017

Each January we make New Year’s resolutions with the best of intentions. Of course, we all promise to eat better and exercise more but have you ever given any thought to making resolutions about your pastures? Plan now to practice better pasture management in 2017.