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John's columns 2017

The storm show must go on, regardles of its popularity - September 19, 2017

And then the average dude with a bass boat showed up - September 12, 2017

Harvey took us all for a long, dangerous ride, but we pulled together and made it through - September 5, 2017

Note to storms: Just try going way around us - August 29, 2017

The power of power - August 22, 2017

Summer break comes to an end in the middle of summer - August 15, 2017

Baseball the old fashioned way – no A/C and a lot of sweat - August 8, 2017

My hopes for cooler weather melted in sizzling Kansas - August 1, 2017

It’s mosquito celebration time again in Clute this weekend - July 25, 2017

Companies that fleece the elderly rely on fear tactics and promises of a long and healthy life - July 18, 2017

A teen’s plight with his car and the 1973 gas shortage - July 11, 2017

Bulletin starts 24th year of publication - July 5, 2017

Do you know how to swim? The girl I rescued before she could drown didn’t, but she got lucky - June 27, 2017

The medium, the message and a fake martian attack - June 20, 2017

How I am trying to help the Astros - June 13, 2017

It’s raining cats and dogs Clichés in this column - June 6, 2017

How new gardens and puppy messes can boost newspaper readership, plus other uses for old papers - May 30, 2017

Brother-sister wind up graduating college the same day - May 23,2017

When flying used to be fun - May 16, 2017

Timeshare sales guy had a good pitch, but no sale - May 9, 2017

Love Astros baseball, hate the traffic jam that follows - May 2, 2017

Sometimes it’s best to leave old images alone - April 25, 2017

Our first social media-based ticket give-away contest proves successful - April 18, 2017

I can’t afford this ‘free’ product - April 11, 2017

Life without cable TV is an alternative - April 4, 2017

Bulletin forced to drop Vista, gets new home - March 28, 2017

Driving without a GPS has its benefits - March 21, 2017

The ‘bewitching’ 1960s sitcoms were an escape from a troubled decade for many people - March 14, 2017

The closet swallowed my transistor radio - March 7, 2017

Oh, Brother, where art those stories once typed on here? - February 28, 2017

Gulf Coast winters rock - February 21, 2017

I’m a sucker for ‘As Seen on TV,’ but not comic book ads - February 14, 2017

It’s not just a sneeze - February 7, 2017

Polar plunge Texas Style - January 31, 2017

When cars were simpler - January 24, 2017

Internet scams can quickly clean out you bank account - January 17, 2017

Guns & trolls on Facebook a bad mix - January 10, 2017

Those New Year’s resolutions, and more - January 3, 2017