Movie Review | “The Angry Birds Movie 2”

“The Angry Birds Movie 2” has the irritated avians and their pugnacious porker foes joining forces against a common threat. The massively popular mobile game spawns a sequel that surpasses the utter silliness of the original. Angry Birds 2 goes full tilt on its goofy plot. Loaded with slapstick shenanigans and a head-bopping pop music… Read More Movie Review | “The Angry Birds Movie 2”

Marion County Proposes 2.4-Cent Tax Increase, Employee Raises

By BOB PALMER Jimplecute News Editor After a lengthy discussion and extensive number crunching, Marion County Commissioners Wednesday proposed a tax rate of 57.8067-cents per $100 valuation – an increase of 2.4 cents over last year. The proposed budget, also approved by the court, includes a $300 per year raise for all county employees. The… Read More Marion County Proposes 2.4-Cent Tax Increase, Employee Raises

Attorney General’s Office Demands Answers from McKnight, 8th TPIA Deadline Missed This Week

By BOB PALMER Jimplecute News Editor The Office of the Texas Attorney General has given Marion County Sheriff David McKnight 10 days to explain why he failed to comply with a Jimplecute Texas Public Information Act request. “Please provide a written response to this letter within 10 business days,” stated the letter from the AG’s… Read More Attorney General’s Office Demands Answers from McKnight, 8th TPIA Deadline Missed This Week

MOVIE REVIEW | “The Kitchen”

“The Kitchen” is the film adaptation of the DC Vertigo graphic novel by Ollie Masters and Ming Doyle. The premise gives a female perspective to the traditional, machismo infused ethnic gangster flick. Unfortunately, we don’t get Goodfellas with gals. A vacuous plot and utterly predictable execution wastes the formidable talents of a top tier cast.… Read More MOVIE REVIEW | “The Kitchen”