Author: Crystal

Mom to 4; crafter; geek; nerd; Scout mom; lover of Irish things; award-winning graphic artist; typesetter

Dishing with The Luscious Crumb

Cupcakes with "This means war!"

Originally posted on June 21, 2013 @ 6:25 am I got a chance to sit down with Dawn Trammell from The Luscious Crumb Thursday afternoon. Apparently, cupcakes are war? Or something? I’ve heard “Cupcake Wars” and “Luscious Crumb” being bantered…

Meet the Jackets / Pigskin Preview

Mineola Pigskin Preview

Saturday evening the community had the chance to meet the 2013 Yellow Jacket football, volleyball, and cross country athletes, as well as the band, color guard, and cheerleaders. Each student was given a star’s introduction as he or she ran through the Yellow Jacket tunnel.

When in the Course of human events…

Star Spangled Banner

When in the Course of human events, it becomes necessary for one people to dissolve the political bands which have connected them with another, and to assume among the powers of the earth, the separate and equal station to which the Laws of Nature and of Nature’s God entitle them, a decent respect to the opinions of mankind requires that they should declare the causes which impel them to the separation.

McFarland School History

McFarland High Mascot - Bear

This weekend’s McFarland Reunion sparked a slew of questions among the community. Where is it? What is it? Who was Addie McFarland? Many citizens know of the McFarland Center, but the McFarland history is unknown to far too many in Mineola. It’s time to change that.