Wayne Holt

New condos just across the street, as well as a long established automotive repair business on one side, restaurant and commercial space across the street on the other, plus the only decent entrance to The Grand Opera parking lot right next to the proposed site on a street that already flood…

"In the midst of an era of blatant hypocrisy, some individuals who were given the responsibility to protect and defend the Constitution have abdicated their sworn duty to individuals who have no respect or deference for it."

For a minute there, I thought the reverend was refe…

“They should get the opportunity to grow throughout high school and find themselves without the fear of failure.”

A logical absurdity. Part of growing is learning how to deal with failure...and perhaps be motivated to either work harder or choose other subjects that engage your talents…

No offense taken, Kelly. I wasn't here, but I am familiar with the history.

I am talking about conditions today but your comment is certainly relevant to the point I was raising. That is: if you let a trend of bad behavior continue with impunity, you will wind up with a Kappa situation…

For those who are keeping score, the very first reference in the Bible to what food was ordained for humans to eat didn't include any meat. We can take it for whatever it is worth, but some may not know that.

What I do know personally is that I had all sorts of digestive issues before…

Here is a tip I learned recently that can save getting in line under a special circumstance: if you physically lose your license.

Take a photograph now of your license's front (picture ID) side. There are audit numbers on there that are currently required if you want to use the online …

I hope Galveston officials are paying attention. By no means are the events in downtown Galveston and on the Seawall nearly this rowdy or dangerous but the trend is definitely in the direction of more ordinance breaking with impunity. This has been a slowly gathering storm over the past thre…

Wayne Holt commented on Mothers are forever with us

I regret just now having found the time to read this piece four days after publication; I deprived myself of four days of renewed gratitude and inspiration about my own mother, through your sharing of the obvious love that she kindled in you, Leonard.

It takes the better part of a life…

Tariffs are meant to dissuade consumers from buying from the country the tariffs are laid against and to 1) buy domestically if available and economic or; 2) in the alternative, to buy from a trade partner with which we do not have tariffs in place.

It does not "tax" American…

"My question is - does the city now have some high water storage facility for these jewels, or will be go through all of this again with the next Ike or Harvey?"

That is exactly what I was thinking, Bailey. I have supported the return of the trolleys as being perfectly in syn…