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Barbecue, Biscuits and Beans 

Barbecue, Biscuits and Beans and My German and Wendish Roots As told to Katie Stavinoha by Cliff as he drove to the Dudley Brothers Hereford Bull Sale in Comanche, Texas. Cliff was in the buying mode. All of my grandparents…

The Gathering at Round Top

The Gathering at Round Top, Part Two (limited seats available) For several years, Tara Royer Steele, whose family owns Royers Round Top Cafe, felt like she wasn't getting to see all her pals who made the pilgrimage to Round Top during the…

Round Top Shows Approaching

The Round Top antiques shows (and a few other favorite dates ) are approaching. As writers, numbers are not always our strong suit...but we've done a little math to come up with these figures: 79 days til the Junk Gypsy Prom;…

Jen and Brandon Hatmaker in Round Top

Jen and Brandon Hatmaker in Round Top Jen and Brandon Hatmaker kicked off the Junk Gypsy author series in Round Top on Friday. If you don't already know, the Hatmakers live in Buda, outside of Austin. They are parents, have a church…

Sack Family Reunion Set for Round Top

Descendants of the Sack Family Foundation, founded in 1792, will gather in the Round Top Rifle Association Hall Oct. 14-16, 2016, to meet cousins they never knew existed. Royal Attorney General in Glogau, Silesia (now Poland), in the…

Real Estate Sellers Advice

Expert Advice for Real Estate Sellers Our real estate experts also weighed in on the question of: What do sellers need to consider as they put their rural property on the market? Here’s a collection of their best advice for real estate…

Rural Land Market

Q&A with a Rural Land Economist by Lorie Woodward Cantu As a research economist with the Texas A&M University Real Estate Center, Dr. Charles Gilliland has been studying Texas land prices since the 1980s. He’s earned a…