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Bartow Houston, Author at Washington Daily News

Community Columns

Write Again … Buster was right

Hunkered down. Staying in our “bunker” almost all of the time, rarely venturing beyond our yard. Oh, I walk on the road in front of ... Read more

by Bartow Houston, Sunday, August 9, 2020 9:30 am

Community Columns

Write Again … Let’s sit a spell

My friend, and fellow former coach, Harold, writes so well — and with such a good recall — of the days of his yesteryears. Those ... Read more

by Bartow Houston, Sunday, August 2, 2020 9:00 am

Community Columns

Write Again … And you know who

Please let me, friends, thank you in advance for reading today’s column. Your indulgence is not unappreciated. You see, I’ve written this, and versions of ... Read more

by Bartow Houston, Sunday, July 26, 2020 9:00 am

Community Columns

Write Again … A whole new world

Memories. The things we remember. No, this isn’t going to be a sentimental dose of nostalgia. You know, when we sometimes imbue certain memories with ... Read more

by Bartow Houston, Saturday, July 18, 2020 9:00 am

Community Columns

Write Again … Because she cares

Over the past almost three decades now, since we came back home to live, something serendipitous has been taking place. By this I am referring ... Read more

by Bartow Houston, Sunday, July 12, 2020 11:00 am

Community Columns

Write Again … The best medicine

Okay, folks, it’s time for a little levity. You up for it? Well, then, here goes: An invisible man married an invisible woman. They had ... Read more

by Bartow Houston, Saturday, July 4, 2020 8:00 am

Columns

Write Again … He was a presence

Because my father earned his livelihood in retail, a department store, I grew up being exposed to, in a good way, that aspect of commerce. ... Read more

by Bartow Houston, Friday, June 26, 2020 7:59 pm

Community Columns

Write Again … A life-long love

As I have often remarked upon in the past, one of the greatest joys of my life has been singing barbershop harmony, and attending shows ... Read more

by Bartow Houston, Monday, June 8, 2020 8:22 am

Community Columns

Write Again … We can take pride

Over the years, one constant for me has been my recognition of, and pride in, the institutions of higher learning in our state. We are ... Read more

by Bartow Houston, Sunday, May 31, 2020 11:27 am

Community Columns

Write Again … It’s still needed

My friend Marty has, unquestionably, the largest and most extensive collection of issues of the “Washington Daily News” that exists in the original form. These ... Read more

by Bartow Houston, Sunday, May 24, 2020 6:59 pm

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