After strings of vehicle burglaries throughout McLennan County, two local police departments are employing a catchy social media campaign to remind residents to protect themselves.
McLennan County Sheriff Parnell McNamara (left) and Detective Joseph Scaramucci (center) discuss the 47 men arrested during the department’s effort in the 15th National Johns Suppression Initiative.
AUSTIN — Kim Mulkey has mentioned the play and the leadership of her seniors time and time again throughout this season. Kristy Wallace and Dekeiya Cohen don’t ask for much attention. Sure, they can light up a stat sheet, but their impact on and off the court can’t be quantified.
The Constitution requires that, upon assumption of the office, a president swear as follows: “I do solemnly swear (or affirm) that I will faithfully execute the Office of President of the United States, and will to the best of my Ability, preserve, protect and defend the Constitution of the United States.”
Let me define my ground at the very beginning of this reflection. I am not against the right to own guns for the purpose of hunting nor, in most cases, for self-defense. There is a lot of difference, it seems to me, between owning a gun in rural areas of Texas where snakes and varmints abound than there is in the suburbs of Waco. I hunted as a teenager and enjoyed it. So don’t paint me into the corner that interprets any effort at gun control as meaning that I want the government to come get your guns.