All cashiers are used to hearing the typical menu items: Quarter-pounder, Whopper, Baconator. I think we should all start making their nine-to-fives a little more interesting; a list of a few unlisted and secret menu items has been compiled below. So go on, be a little rebel. Order that Monster Mac.... Read more »
There’s a final squeak of music stands as they’re adjusted, and then an apprehensive silence. All eyes are trained on band director Buddy Deese, waiting for a single movement to start the B flat scale. Each morning starts in this fashion, but come August, someone else will be filling the directing... Read more »
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Down in these parts, it’s rare to straggle from the ugly Christmas sweaters and pre-lit trees, much less leaving behind the birth of baby Jesus. But what if in your religion, aforementioned baby Jesus ISN’T the reason for the season? In Judaism, instead of celebrating Christmas, the Jewish community... Read more »
Phone buzzes. Look around, check if the teacher is looking. Coast is clear. Enter my phone’s passcode. Facebook message. Name I don’t recognize. Huh. Must be looking for somebody. Hi, Ashley. Okay, so she obviously has some connection to me. Next line. I know we’ve never spoken before, but I’m... Read more »
Texarkana has a new pizza joint on Richmond Road. Although Gusano’s, a Chicago-style pizzeria, could be considered ‘just another Wing Stop’, Gusano’s brings something different to the table, and not just with the food they serve. When you first walk in the doors, your eyes will immediately... Read more »
He digs into his first ever Chocolate Xtreme Blizzard, arms resting against the sticky laminate table. Kids are screaming in the corner, old people filtering in and out for their afternoon ice cream. Junior Simon Kallee begins to tell about his new life in America. Originally from Rheinfelden, Germany,... Read more »