Sunday, July 23, 2017
Tootsie Tomanetz, her husband White and their former employee Lorie Woodward Cantu

More Stories from City Meat Market

Tootsie Tomanetz, now a Texas barbecue pitmaster of renown and my former boss at City Meat Market in Lexington, said she never had any...
Opening spread of Round Top Register's story on pitmaster Tootsie Tomanetz

Tootsie Tomanetz: First Lady of Texas Barbecue

Barbecue aficionados around the world know Tootsie Tomanetz as “possibly the greatest female pitmaster in Texas history,” but she’ll always be Miss Tootsie to...
Nancy Krause Nancy's Antiques Brenham Texas

Nancy Krause Knows Her Stuff

Nancy Krause, owner of Nancy’s Antiques in Brenham, knows her stuff.She can spot the nuanced distinctions that make one piece of Texas primitive furniture...
Taylor Jacob Professional Barrel Racer Round Top-Carmine Texas

Taylor Jacob: The Rush of It All

Perspectives change when people see their hometowns in their rearview mirrors.“When I was growing up in Carmine, I thought it was just okay because...
Round Top in 1970 Lonn Taylor

Round Top in 1970

Life was simpler in Round Top when I moved there in 1970. The Antiques Show took place on one weekend in April and consisted...
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...
Presidential Candidate Rick Perry Round Top

Shooting the Breeze with Rick Perry

 I sat down with Rick Perry under the oak trees on the Round Top Town Square. Black Cat Choir was playing for the first-ever...
Anna Spencer Morse Photography

The Secret to Marriage According to Jeep

The Secret of Marriage According to Jeep MenkingWhen he opened the door for me, Mr. Jeep was standing in his sock feet. The freshly...
Larry weishuhn world hunter

Larry Weishuhn World Hunter

Larry Weishuhn: Hunting his Dream by Lorie Woodward Cantu Larry Weishuhn, outdoor writer, speaker and television personality, has pursued big game all over the world, but...

Sailing Around the World Despite Parkinson’s

Many people sail around the world in their fantasies. Lyn and Jim Foley actually did it in a 40-foot sailboat named Sanctuary.Taking on the...