Saturday, July 22, 2017

Shooting the Breeze with Totally Tikaa

I caught up with Totally Tikaa, as she's known on her blog and social media channels, while she was being driven to Waco to...
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Rambling Boy: The King of the Western Belt Buckle Collectors

Robert Brandes is the king of Western belt buckle collectors. He has roughly a thousand of them, and his e-mail address incorporates the words...
The Law of Gravity is unchanging

Gravity: The New Menace

by Kurt WilsonWhat goes up must come down. – Sir Isaac NewtonWe live in a world of worries. International terrorism, a porous southern border...
Local Art Galleries in Round Top

Local Art Galleries in the Roundtopolis

In the spring, Mother Nature paints the rolling hills with a brightly colored palette of wildflowers. She is arguably the Roundtopolis' most visible artist....

Own a Media Empire They Said

Two years ago on December 10, Katie and I inked the deal that promised us the chance to own a media empire in a...
Caddo Lake located in East Texas

Caddo Lake: Visions of a Southern Cypress Lake

 Caddo: Visions of a Southern Cypress Lake is a stunning tribute to one of Texas’ most enigmatic waterways. Thad Sitton, a veteran East Texas...
Sam Houston was leading the Texas army during Runaway Scrape

The Runaway Scrape

by Lonn Taylor The Rambling BoyThe weeks between March 6, 1836, when the Alamo fell, and April 21, when Santa Anna was defeated at San...
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...
Texas Dance Hall Tour Two Stepping Through History

Texas Dance Hall Tour

Asleep at the Wheel and Ray Benson are hosting the first-ever Texas Dance Hall Tour, scheduled from March 20 –26, to raise awareness and funds...
Jessica Robertson Coming To Round Top

Jessica Robertson Visits Round Top

Jessica Robertson, one of the stars of A&E's Duck Dynasty television show, signed copies of the book she co-authored with her husband Jep: The...