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Proud of East Texas: Mitch Shamburger

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By Joan Hallmark

Mitch Shamburger says his book, "Inquests: Living With The Dead', is "about a bunch of dead people and the one thing they have in common."...him. It's no wonder that Shamburger weaves stories of his life in between tales of murder, car crashes and general mayhem. After all, he's been Justice of the Peace in Winona for almost 30 years and his family roots go back generations.

Shamburger says he wrote the book so his grandchildren would know how it was to grow up in East Texas and to tell the stories for those who couldn't tell them themselves. Inquests: Living With The Dead" is available at the Winona City Hall. The Back Porch in Winona and at


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