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CD Review: Flatland Cavalry “Homeland Insecurity”

CD Review: Flatland Cavalry “Homeland Insecurity”

| February 8, 2019 | Reply

Flatland Cavalry , “Homeland Insecurity,” Independent Label Flatland Cavalry, with the release of Homeland Insecurity, has established their niche in the upper echelon of Texas and country music. The 11 songs in this new album get better every time one listens to them. There’s some new phrase that might have been missed with the first […]

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Kerrville Folk Festival—the zesty fest in so many areas!

Kerrville Folk Festival—the zesty fest in so many areas!

| February 6, 2019 | Reply

Story and photos by Mary Jane Farmer t’s a few months away, still, but Kerrville Folk Festival is releasing its list of performers in waves, a few last week, a few this week, and let’s hope more next week. And first on this agenda is to bookmark this Website. It has all the info and […]

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Howe PD investigates skimmers placed on local gas pumps

Howe PD investigates skimmers placed on local gas pumps

| February 2, 2019 | Reply

    By Mary Jane Farmer Skimmers found — Howe Police Chief Carl Hudman reported that, on January 24, police were called to a convenience store/gas station on U.S. 75 service road in reference to skimming devices having been found on three of its gas pumps. Skimming devices are defined online as “used by criminals […]

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One weekend of music, Jan. 25/26

One weekend of music, Jan. 25/26

| January 27, 2019 | Reply

Seldom write ‘blog’ style, but here’s one! And these and other photos are accessible, free download, Click here Counting blessings today. So many — new people I met, new musicians I heard, favorites I heard again, drives through the small backroads. Started Friday as I headed out to Tyler for the Red Dirt BBQ & Music Festival’s […]

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Texas Songwriters To Be Inducted in Hall of Fame

Texas Songwriters To Be Inducted in Hall of Fame

| January 18, 2019 | Reply

Press Release, with courtesy photos Tickets to the 2019 Texas Heritage Songwriters’ Association Hall of Fame Awards Show went on sale this week. The awards show will be held Saturday, February 23 at the Paramount Theater in Austin. This year’s inductees include songwriters Christopher Cross, Steve Earle, Billy F. Gibbons, and Bob McDill. The February awards show promises […]

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