The term means “chit chat” in Japanese. It’s a form of storytelling that uses 20 slides consisting of only pictures, and the presenter has just 20 seconds to talk over each one. Grand Stafford Theater President Jose Quintana calls it a Ted Talk on steroids.
Call for Help in Hearne is open every Monday afternoon, providing hungry families with the nutritious food they need. But as life gradually returns to normal in the face of a pandemic, the number of people needing help is on the rise.
Several new businesses are opening and expanding their operations to the Brazos Valley. Economic indicators show that the number of jobs and money companies are willing to invest locally is also growing.