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Rusty Wier contest, Rd 1 Wk 1

Rusty Wier contest, Rd 1 Wk 1

| January 7, 2019 | Reply

Story and photos by Mary Jane Farmer. For more photos, available on Flickr, click on the link below. Seven of the 28 people now competing for the grand prizes in the 9th yearly Rusty Wier singer/songwriter challenge competed Sunday (Jan. 6, 2019) on the Love & War in Texas patio stage. Those seven were Matt […]

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A tale of R.L. Adair, Adair’s Beer Joint

A tale of R.L. Adair, Adair’s Beer Joint

| January 5, 2019 | Reply

Story and photos by guest writer, Claude Webb Jr. I was looking through an old photo album when I came across these pics that I have posted. I also feel the need to add an explanation, because the man responsible was one of a kind, and this is but one of many unforgettable stories about […]

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Billy Bob’s Pam Minick to co-host Rose Parade on RFD TV

Billy Bob’s Pam Minick to co-host Rose Parade on RFD TV

| December 31, 2018 | Reply

Press release from  2911 Media, Photo from Pam Minick’s Facebook page. PASADENA, Calif. – The 130th Rose Parade returns to RFD-TV with “American Rancher” host Pam Minick, and meteorologist Christina Loren, hosting the broadcast on RFD-TV LIVE from Pasadena.  The fun kicks off with a pre-show starting at 19:30 a.m. CT with both the pre-show and the parade repeating […]

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Jerry Jeff Walker — the early days

Jerry Jeff Walker — the early days

| December 27, 2018 | Reply

Story by Claude Webb, Photos by Axton Deary To be honest, I was pretty disappointed when I heard that some guy named Jerry Jeff Walker would be the featured performer at our spring concert at Austin College my freshman year, 1974. After all, our fall concert that year had been cancelled when singer-songwriter, Jim Croce, […]

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Learning by Doing: Hobby Ideas for Young People

Learning by Doing: Hobby Ideas for Young People

| December 21, 2018 | Reply

Story by Julie Morris, Photos by Mary Jane Farmer Hobbies can help children in many ways. There are educational—mentally and physically—beneficial activities that build self-confidence and help kids establish a sense of identity. Parents have a unique opportunity to steer a child’s interests in healthy and constructive ways by helping them find a hobby they […]

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