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Steve Walker

Steve Walker
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Steve Walker is a Vietnam Veteran and former Justice of the Peace and Journalist.

Just a Thought: Easter!

In the past few years of writing “Just a Thought,” I have written about various days of the year to include Father’s Day, Mother’s...

Just a Thought: Fiesta is coming soon!

With just 11 days to the beginning of Fiesta 2017, the thrill of another Fiesta brings back many memories of past Fiestas for me. I...

Just a Thought: Hispanic candidates and professions

Two weeks ago, I wrote about the 38 Hispanic candidates on the ballot for the May 6 mayoral and City Council candidate races. Obviously, besides...

Just a Thought: Springtime is back!

Looking up the definition of “springtime” in Webster’s Dictionary, I discovered that it is defined as “the the state or time of being a...

Just a Thought: Cesar Chavez March

The upcoming Cesar E. Chavez March on the 25 reminds us of the celebration of the legacy of the civil rights activist, who with Dolores Huerta co-founded the...

Just a Thought: mayoral, City Council races

Once again, we are currently in the midst of a City Council and mayoral race in San Antonio. Unlike the presidential, congressional and state...

Just a Thought: Jose Antonio Navarro

Last Saturday, on Feb. 25, Jose Antonio Navarro’s 222 birthday and National Historic Landmark Designation Celebration took place at 228 South Laredo Street. Over 150...

Just a Thought: Remembering the Alamo

This coming Thursday, March 2 we celebrate the official State Holiday for Texas Independence. On that day, 59 people signed the Texas Declaration of Independence...

Just a Thought: teaching in the Hispanic community

A majority of my 26-year teaching career was spent in the Hispanic community from the Southside ISD, Southwest ISD, Edgewood ISD and Harlandale ISD. In...

Valentine’s Day is Tuesday

Two days from now, Feb. 14, is Valentine’s Day. Also known as St. Valentine’s Day of the Feast of Saint Valentine, it is associated...