A lot of folks in Denton and North Texas are walking around with runny noses, bloodshot eyes, sore throats and gurgling in their ears. Most of them write off these maladies to “allergies.”
All nations great and small tell their stories in a thousand different ways. They tell their stories in the sanctioned texts schoolchildren study. Some stories are found in the speeches politicians give on holidays like the Fourth of July or Cinco de Mayo. Others come to us, one generation to the next, in the movies, newspapers, novels and biographies, and by singers, songwriters and playwrights.
Why do people use and abuse dangerous drugs? If you don’t believe Denton County suffers from a drug problem, take a look at the list of grand jury indictments published last Sunday in the Denton Record-Chronicle. You can find them on our website, DentonRC.com.