Tuesday, May 23, 2017
Country Cottage Idea House donors

Country Cottage Idea House Donors

Julie Dodson reports that she’s securing Country Cottage Idea House donors. The house is part of her Designer Dream Spree project at The Compound...
Volare Italian Restaurant Silvio Gennaro. Photo by Dixie Ray Hamilton.

Volare Italian Restaurant in Brenham

Volare Italian Restaurant in Brenham The first time I met Silvio DiGennaro, the chef-owner of Volare, the lunch rush was winding down. The serenity of...
BVD Bovine Viral Diarrhea Stray Livestock

Ask an Ag Attorney: Stray Livestock

Question: If stray livestock show up on my property, can I keep them? Answer: “Finders keepers, losers weepers" may apply on the playground, but...
Country Cottage Idea House Round Top

Country Cottage Idea House in Round Top

On a stunningly bright and sun-filled winter day in Round Top, an idea - equally bright - is being prepped for loading onto the...

Back Forty—Wildlife: Doves of South Central Texas

While seven species of dove call Texas home, I will focus on the five species that can be seen in our area: the white-winged...
Rick Perry Round Top with Round Top Register publishers

Round Top Reaction to Rick Perry Nomination

Round Top Reaction to Rick Perry Nomination as Secretary of Energy Former Gov. Rick Perry has been nominated to serve as the Secretary of Energy...
Gardening for winter color in Round Top

Gardening for Winter Color

Gardening for Winter Color There are a number of easy to grow, showy flowers to consider when you are gardening for winter color in South...
Be Fire Wise tips from the Texas Forest Service

Be Fire Wise

Nick Harrison, coordinator of Texas A&M Forest Service’s Firewise program, wants everyone to be fire wise. “Firewise is a national program sponsored by the National...
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,...
Lucky Penny Ranch, just down the road from Round Top, offers peaceful respite among the oaks and history of Fayette County.

Lucky Penny Ranch Down the Road from Round Top

The Lucky Penny Ranch Story -- Just Down the Road from Round Top Growing up in Texas, Jim Howse liked the cowboy way of life....