Tuesday, February 20, 2018
Anna Spencer Morse, Grace Photography photo James Dick Larry Birkelbach Round Top Festival Institute

Round Top Festival Institute: The Magnificence

Once upon a time in the 1970s, James Dick, a world-class pianist, asked, “Why dream the ordinary?” He envisioned an international center for music...
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...
Mineral rights are a topic of landowner concern

Ask an Ag Attorney: Determining Mineral Rights

Question: I own property in Texas.  How can I find out whether I own the mineral rights as well? Answer: Without question, this is one of...
Future Aggie Nurses away from home in Bondo Kenya

A New Perspective on Home

Taylor Jacob, Carmine’s professional barrel racer, told me that home looks different when you see it in the rear view mirror. My Aggie daughter...
Old fashion selfie at Round Top Antiques Show

First-timer at the Round Top Antiques Show

‘Twas the night before the Round Top Antiques Show, and all through the house not a creature was stirring but me. I was nervous....
Anita Joyce Cedarhill Farmhouse Round Top Texas Web art

On the Porch with Anita Joyce: Refreshing Tired Rooms

Anita Joyce has a city house in Houston, a country house near Shelby and a flair for French style. The former engineer is a...
White-tailed deer benefit from wildlife tax valuation

Qualifying for Wildlife Management Tax Valuation

by Meredith Longoria Conservation Initiatives Specialist Texas Parks and Wildlife Department A landowner’s ability to manage property for wildlife habitat as an agricultural practice is unique to...
Original Round Top Antiques Fair

Round Top Antiques Show Navigation Guide

We’ve talked to Round Top Antiques Show insiders—vendors, designers, veteran shoppers, and bloggers—and collected their best tips for making your Round Top experience manageable...

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...
Round Top Antiques Shows History Emma Lee Turney

Round Top Antiques Show History: Then and Now

The Round Top Antiques Shows History began with one woman and one building. In the fall of 1968, Emma Lee Turney established a two-day “country...