Thursday, June 22, 2017
Arts for Rural Texas Student

Arts for Rural Texas: Opening the Possibilities

Allyson Hoffmann doesn’t remember whether she was in the first or second grade when she took her first class sponsored by Arts for Rural...
Eddie Ross Visits Round Top

Eddie Ross Visited Round Top

Eddie Ross Visited Round Top and Marburger Farm Antique Show Eddie Ross, East Coast Editor of Better Homes & Gardens, visited Marburger Farm Antique Show on...
Ammannsville KJT Hall

A Look at Ammannsville and Dubina

Years after my first dance hall visit, I decided to write about the vibrant settings that had become a regular part of my life....

A King Size Problem: Don’t Let Your Tootsie Roll

In 1955, the Coca Cola ® Company introduced the King Size Coke. This isn’t to say the “bigger is better” concept was invented sixty...
The Law of Gravity is unchanging

Gravity: The New Menace

by Kurt Wilson What goes up must come down. – Sir Isaac Newton We live in a world of worries. International terrorism, a porous southern border...
Bethlehem Lutheran Church Round Top Texas

Bethlehem Lutheran Church: A Community Pillar in Round Top

For 150 years, Bethlehem Lutheran Church has been a community pillar in Round Top.
The history of the church and the town are deeply intertwined. “For...
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Round Top Festival Institute: No Ordinary Dream

Internationally acclaimed concert pianist James Dick asks: Why dream the ordinary? Master carpenter Larry Birkelbach maintains: The impossible just takes longer. Two men. Four hands. One goal: to...
Round Top Fourth of July Float

Fayette County Fourth of July

Find info on the 2016 Round Top 4th of July Celebration Here. Yesterday was the 231st Fourth of July to be celebrated in the United...
Nancy Lou Webster creates a piece of treen every day.

Nancy Lou Webster of Elgin: Never Cottoned to Dresses Nor Convention

Nancy Lou Webster of Elgin never cottoned to dresses nor convention. At age 86, the renowned craftsman still doesn’t. “The world is full of boxes,...
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Gallery at Round Top: Colorful Community

While the walls at the Gallery at Round Top are a feast for the eyes, the gallery’s focal point is a plushly upholstered bench...