Tag: Texas

The tractor train was popular with the young set.

Bois d’Arc Bash

The 30th annual Bois d’Arc Bash started today with a parade.  Vendors set up tents and food concessionaires started to prepare their wares. Smoke wafted over the crowd announcing everything from Wood Fired Pizza to hamburgers and hot dogs. The Ben E. Keith Stage was set up in the square.  Various […]

Crews will be dismantling the FM 551 overpass in Royse City this weekend. (photo by G. J. McCarthy/Google Images)

Interstate 30 Construction Woes

Motorist should expect serious delays at the I-30/FM 551 Interchange this weekend.  TX DOT contractors will be dismantling the existing two lane overpass.  It will be replaced with a four lane overpass able to span the new eight lane section of I-30 between Rockwall and Royse City. The overpass will […]

Red Dirt Music will be at Clancy's Saloon and Stage in Campbell, Texas Friday night.

Wounded Heroes Benefit

The 4th Annual Wounded Heroes Benefit and Concert will be presented at Clancy’s Saloon and Stage in Campbell, Texas Friday night on September 11th from 6 to ll PM. Another will be held Saturday night.  The concert promoter is asking for a $10.00 donation per person at the front gate. This […]

Coffee Roaster Dale White shows off a bag of pecan smoked coffee beans.

Coffee Roaster

Dale White has experienced a varied career from printer, teacher and high technology problem solver for Xerox.  Today he is retired and takes on the title of Coffee Roaster.  Dale’s Specialty is pecan smoked coffee.  Coffee that does not rely upon chemicals for flavor.  Dale was one of the many […]