A customer inspects the produce from The Texas Frontier Farm. Image by Jim Satterwhite.

Radishes, Anyone?

Jessica and Ben Tucker, proprietors of Texas Frontier Farms, sell radish sprouts to local buyers at the Greenville Farmers Market Saturday morning. If you like alfalfa sprouts then you will love radish greens. They are good on hamburgers, mashed potatoes, grilled cheese sandwiches, and any other dish that requires a garnish.  […]

Rick Parent emphasizes a passage from The Hunter Chronicle.  Image by Jim Satterwhite.

The Wind. The Willow and Hunter

Mary Grace Rodriguez and Commerce musician and author Rick Parent slowed the morning down in the little reading room known as The Wind. The Willow Bookstore located in a little nook where a hobby shop was once located. The proprietor, Mary Grace, came from Austin several months ago. Her dream […]

New stainless steel drinking straws are bendable and offer an alternative to the wasteful one use and discard approach. Image by Jim Satterwhite.

A Straw For All Seasons

Last year the buzz word in education was STEM (Science, Technology, Engineering, and Math). Today people are concerned about plastic drinking straws. There are alternatives with biodegradable paper straws, stainless steel drinking straws, glass straws, and silicon straws that are reusable. They are cleaned in boiling water for the next […]

Jimmy Buffet fans (Parrot-heads by trade) join Representative Dan Flynn at the 2018 Edition of the Chamber of Commerce Auction. Image courtesy of the Dan Flynn Organization.

Life’s A Beach

The only thing missing at the 2018 Life’s a Beach Annual Auction at Greenville Chamber of Commerce event in the Emerald Ballroom Saturday night was a dump truck load of white sand from Key West, Florida. Flip flops, Parrothead regalia, and Aloha Shirts were in abundance. Celebrities included Dan Flynn, Friendlee […]