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Johnson: It takes an army

October 20, 2014 in Uncategorized

The special election to approve the building of a new middle school passed with a 74.3 percent “Yes” vote on Tuesday, Oct. 7. But before the vote itself took place, a lot of work had to be put in by the members of the community to make it all pos…continue reading on thedickinsonpress.com

Hull: How or why am I significant?

October 20, 2014 in Uncategorized

One of the most famous quotes that provide us with an opportunity to question the meaning of our lives is: “To be, or not to be; that is the question.” Forgive me, but I was one of those academic geeks who loved reading and overly focused on my g…continue reading on thedickinsonpress.com

Hull: ‘I drive your truck’

September 29, 2014 in Uncategorized

Suddenly I began to get pictures of Mustangs and trucks on my phone daily. They would come as texts at all hours of the day; beautiful blue, Shelby mustangs and jacked up, tricked-out Ford trucks.
Never did I know that there were so many types of ti…continue reading on thedickinsonpress.com

Hull: All the pieces of the puzzle

September 22, 2014 in Uncategorized

October in Phoenix feels similar to May in Dickinson. You can stop laughing for just a second as I explain my statement.
The temperature may be vastly different, but the sensation of relief from the relentless brutal weather is just the same. After …continue reading on thedickinsonpress.com

Patrick Hope: ‘Destiny’ is waiting

September 22, 2014 in Uncategorized

Now that fall has arrived, we can finally hit the meat of the game schedule. And this year, there’s no bigger title that has been, and possibly will be, released than the Bungie-Activision vehicle “Destiny.”
Of course, this is one of those gam…continue reading on thedickinsonpress.com

Reed Johnson: Early is on time

September 22, 2014 in Uncategorized

Early is on time. On time is late. Late is unacceptable.
I’ve heard this saying multiple times throughout my life and now I am finding more and more truth in it. Deadlines are important, being past a deadline is unacceptable. This couldn’t be an…continue reading on thedickinsonpress.com

Doing IT his way: California native starts Dickinson computer firm

September 15, 2014 in Uncategorized

By Virginia Grantier
vgrantier@thedickinsonpress.com
Dan Asensio and his family had a California lifestyle, a Sacramento home with a swimming pool, but the former information-technology manager of a California company that has stores throughout the…continue reading on thedickinsonpress.com

Doing IT his way: California native starts Dickinson computer firm

September 15, 2014 in Uncategorized

By Virginia Grantier
vgrantier@thedickinsonpress.com
Dan Asensio and his family had a California lifestyle, a Sacramento home with a swimming pool, but the former information-technology manager of a California company that has stores throughout the…continue reading on thedickinsonpress.com

Gas pedaling: Leading industrial-gases producer Airgas opens Dickinson retail store

September 8, 2014 in Uncategorized

If a you’re running a little short of oxygen, or other invisible gases, there’s a new store in Dickinson that has some to sell.
Airgas, a producer of atmospheric gases with headquarters in Radnor, Pa., opened its newest facility here June 30 in …continue reading on thedickinsonpress.com

Gas pedaling: Leading industrial-gases producer Airgas opens Dickinson retail store

September 8, 2014 in Uncategorized

If a you’re running a little short of oxygen, or other invisible gases, there’s a new store in Dickinson that has some to sell.
Airgas, a producer of atmospheric gases with headquarters in Radnor, Pa., opened its newest facility here June 30 in …continue reading on thedickinsonpress.com