Things to Do

Bois D’arc Bash to the Future

Bois D’arc Bash to the Future

This weekend marks the thirty-third anniversary of the annual festival celebrating Commerce as the Bois D’arc Capital of Texas! The “Bash to the Future” event celebrates the incredible, sticky, durable Bois D’arc tree. Sections of Bois D’arc trunks support thousands of period homes in and around North Texas. Many pastures […]

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.  […]

Parade Lineup

July 4th Parade Route Official

However, If you driving in the parade you’ll need to know where to park. If you are driving an antique vehicle, the staging area is at Family Fellowship on Division Street.                 All other motorized vehicles will need to park across Division Street, at […]

Hanging baskets are quite attractive but special care and watering is required. Image courtesy of "Simple Garden Tips".

On the Grow: Hanging Baskets

Super markets and big box stores all offer the mundane, plastic hanging basket for plants.  Have you thought of making your own that is much more economical and decorative.  Master Gardener, Julie Morgan, tells how. Hanging baskets can add much to the outdoor porch and deck summer décor, but it […]