Obama plan over-taxes wealthy

President Barack Obama wants to correct government overspending by over-taxing. He is proposing a combination of cuts and tax increases, the latter accomplished by setting his sights on those earning $250,000 and up. We’ve heard Obama’s class warfare rhetoric before. That may be why the president deemed it necessary to deny the obvious, declaring, “This […]

Band practice proves entertaining

Russell Anglin As a reporter, it is sometimes necessary to step out from behind my voice recorder and camera and actually participate in the situation I came to cover. Other times, it is vital that I do no such thing. When I came to watch some local bluegrass musicians rehearse on Saturday, the latter was […]

12/10 Obituaries

Jimmy Mirabel Services: 10 a.m. today at Church of Jesus Christ of Latter Day Saints in Amarillo. Jimmy Joe Mirabal, 48, of Amarillo, died Tuesday, December 6, 2005, in Amarillo. He was born April 29, 1957, in Tucumcari. He was an insurance agent who also served with the U.S. Marine Reserves. He married Maria Cruz […]