Thumbs-up, thumbs-down; it's your choice
Dec. 28, 2012 at 6:28 a.m.
Thumbs-down to the person(s) who took the gift card I mailed to my grandson. It was sent through regular mail. He was waiting for it anxiously. That's OK; I was able to send his mother a check, and she purchased another one for him.
This time of year be careful what you send through the mail.
Thumbs down to Christmas Grinches!
FROM THE EDITORIAL BOARD
Thumbs-up to Juan Medellin and everyone involved in the creation of the Wall of Honor in the Victoria Veterans of Foreign Wars post. Thank you for honoring our veterans.
Thumbs-up to Jason Miller, a Shiner man who participated in and finished the Baja 1,000, a 1,121 mile, 45-hour siege along Mexico's Baja California Peninsula.
Thumbs-up to the arrival of the whooping cranes. We are excited to see how many made it this year.
Thumbs-up and good luck to Mission Valley resident Ronnie Albrecht, who retired from his job as Easley Roofing Co.'s sheet metal superintendent after working with the company for 47 years.
Thumbs-up to Clay Sallis and Pro-Care Collision for giving away three cars this Christmas season - two in San Antonio and one to Christina Navarro, of Victoria.
Thumbs-up to the city of Victoria for scheduling an extra trash pickup after Christmas. Thank you for helping clear away all that extra trash from the holiday festivities.
Thumbs-down to the unusually hard West Nile season in Texas.
Thumbs-down to strong winds that blow down power lines, causing power outages.
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