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And let the peace of God rule in your hearts, to which also ye are called in one body; and be ye thankful. Colossians 3:15 Enter into His gates with thanksgiving, and into His courts with praise: be thankful unto Him, and bless His name. Psalms 100:4 My birthday is October 3, (never mind what year) and I have always anticipated my birthday with excitement. Not just because it would be my birthday but it seemed in my young mind and even now that my birthday was the kick-off for the most...
I turned 13-years-old in 1963, and like all 13-year-olds it was “life changing” for my little world, but until November 22nd I didn’t have a clue how much the whole world would change forever. Until that fatal day in November, the biggest change for me was starting seventh grade at Travis Junior High. Travis was one of the newest schools in Amarillo and boy, was it something.
On June 4, 1896, Henry Ford took his first four wheel vehicle out for a drive and every since then fathers have been perfecting their ability to pack the car for a family trip and with five kids my dad was the best. He could arrange the luggage, mom and us kids in such a way that everything had a place and fit like a dream. Now none of us could move in this perfectly arranged DeSoto station wagon, but since we didn’t have set belts back then that worked out fine.
Pauline Durrett Robertson, 89, was born April 17, 1922, the middle daughter of Mary Eddie Jones Durrett and Walter Lucius Durrett, in their home on 19th Street in Amarillo. She is a life-long resident of Amarillo and attended Amarillo High School and Amarillo College. A respected historian of the Texas Panhandle, Pauline is the author or co-author of ten books, including...read more
Say hello to our pet therapy team, Rareen and Lucky! They have been coming to visit Bivins and Childers Place residents since 2007. Lucky is a 9-year-old Shih Tzu who is calm, sweet and loves our seniors! Rareen volunteers her time and we are so blessed to have her in our homes...read more