Borderline with Gary Borders

Friday at 7:35 a.m.

Each week Gary will offer up a variety of observations and personal experience is a highly engaging commentary from East Texas.

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7:35am

Fri June 28, 2013
Commentary

Gary Borders: Defending the homefront takes vigilance

Commentator Gary Borders recounts a home invasion and it's not the usual suspects -- fire ants, termites, roaches. Finding the culprit takes a bit of detective work and biology smarts.

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7:35am

Fri June 21, 2013
Commentary

Gary Borders: Snakes in a newspaper has many sequels

Credit Diboll Free Press, 1984

Gary Borders, our resident snake photo enthusiast, explores the curious tradition of dead-snake photos making their way into the pages of East Texas newspapers.

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7:35am

Fri May 24, 2013
Commentary

Gary Borders: On relishing panoramic vistas from a Texas plains ranch

A native pecan grove graces one part of this central Texas ranch on the banks of the San Gabriel River.
Credit Gary Borders

Commentator Gary Borders takes us pasture roaming on a central Texas Hill Country ranch.

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7:35am

Fri May 17, 2013
Commentary

Gary Borders: 'Duck Dynasty' antics are oddly relatable

Commentator Gary Borders and his family take time out to watch "Duck Dynasty" together, along with about 8.4 million other viewers of the hugely popular A&E network reality show. He even feels akin to the backwoods adventures at times.

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7:35am

Fri May 10, 2013
Commentary

Gary Borders: Notes on a rainstorm

Gary Borders enjoys the passing seasons from the view in his study.
Credit Gary Borders

It's one of life's pleasures: watching a rainstorm from a warm, comfortable room at home -- and not feeling any looming deadlines. Commentator Gary Borders experienced one of those days recently, perched in his Longview study.

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