Greenville

County Commissioners and City Councilmen Agree

County Commissioners and City Councilmen Agree

The Hunt County Commissioners met this morning, and the Greenville City Council will meet tonight. Topics on both agendas are budgets and taxes. The new budget will be adopted in less than a week. The proposed ordinances were read, and few people took exception. Perhaps Benjamin Franklin had it right […]

Birdies, Ducks and Umbrellas

Birdies, Ducks and Umbrellas

Set in the rolling countryside, Webb Hill Country Club is a little gem of a course where you’re always sure of a warm Texas welcome. The rain started early Thursday morning and it looked like the tournament might be scrubbed. This would have been a shame because the tournament was […]

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I am testing the publishing program. It is a repeat of the Bois D’arc Bash article.   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. […]

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 […]

Tempers flared when the US Constitution was signed at 1787 Philadelphia Congress. Image is public domain.

Monday Was Constitution Day

The United States Constitution is the fabric that wraps our nation together.  The young nation declared its independence from the crown in 1776 but did not cobble a governing document together for almost eleven years.  Blame could be attributed to poor communication among the young states. Some signatories feared a strong […]