Bartow Houston, Author at Washington Daily News

Columns

Write Again… A part of the Long Blue Line

It was a long, hard trip. I mean long. From Little Washington to Canton, in a bumpy bus, in 1956, was a long, long trip. ... Read more

by Bartow Houston, Wednesday, June 22, 2022 3:01 pm

Columns

Write Again…Good times with the bard

“What’s in a name?” asked Shakespeare. Well, actually his boy Romeo did the asking. But old Will put him up to it. You know what ... Read more

by Bartow Houston, Friday, June 17, 2022 4:30 pm

Columns

Write Again…The wonderful gift of music

“Once upon a time…” A dear friend of mine once said those four words were the most captivating a child might hear. Well, certainly the ... Read more

by Bartow Houston, Wednesday, June 8, 2022 5:16 pm

Columns

Write Again…And this too is our story

Something there is, about the word “conspiracy”, and the concept of it, that has held attraction for some, far moreso than others, through the years. ... Read more

by Bartow Houston, Thursday, June 2, 2022 8:54 am

Columns

Write Again…And they never came home

We have a holiday coming up, friends, as if you didn’t know. Memorial Day. Always the last Monday in May, but you know that. What ... Read more

by Bartow Houston, Thursday, May 26, 2022 2:38 pm

Columns

Write Again…Is this really who we are?

“The Golden Age of Piracy” Such a clever, colorful description of a time in Colonial America. A good marketing ploy, for sure, to foster tourism. ... Read more

by Bartow Houston, Thursday, May 19, 2022 8:02 pm

Columns

Write Again…the most important of all

Good morning, friends. Now, I know it’s probably not morning when many of you receive your paper. However, since I do most of my weekly ... Read more

by Bartow Houston, Wednesday, May 11, 2022 4:09 pm

Columns

Write Again…A memorable moment in May

Among the good memories, sweet memories, I have of long ago times, are the years I was track and field coach at Washington High School. ... Read more

by Bartow Houston, Thursday, May 5, 2022 4:18 pm

Columns

Write Again…The really important stuff

Now, folks, it’s not that I am exactly a “news junkie,” but I do keep up with national and international events. This I do by ... Read more

by Bartow Houston, Wednesday, April 27, 2022 2:23 pm

Columns

Write Again…The girl in the red coat

The name Olivia Dabrowska is, quite probably, unfamiliar to you. It certainly was to me. You see, as a child stress some years ago, she ... Read more

by Bartow Houston, Thursday, April 21, 2022 1:31 pm

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