Author Archive: Mary Jane Farmer

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Bicycle and Pedestrian Safety in the Law

Bicycle and Pedestrian Safety in the Law

| October 10, 2020 | Reply

While driving in a residential area a few weeks ago, I saw a woman and two children (presumably a mother and her kids) riding bicycles. She was leading them through the streets. My first thought was, “What a nice way for family time during this pandemic.” Then, I saw that she didn’t stop and have […]

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Mac Davis Passes Away

Mac Davis Passes Away

| September 30, 2020 | 1 Reply

Texas native Mac Davis, country music icon passed away Tuesday (Sept. 29, 2020). He died away following heart surgery, according to other sources. This is a press release from Jeremy Westby of 2911 Media, Nashville NASHVILLE, Tenn. – Nashville Songwriters Hall of Fame Member Mac Davis has passed away at age 78. Some of his most legendary […]

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Oak Ridge Boys to perform the National Anthem at World’s Champion Horse Show

Oak Ridge Boys to perform the National Anthem at World’s Champion Horse Show

| August 25, 2020 | Reply

Press release from 2911 Enterprises, with additional info and photos by Mary Jane Farmer, Scene In Town Performance marks The Oak Ridge Boys‘ 45th consecutive appearance at The Kentucky State Fair LOUISVILLE, Ky. – The Kentucky State Fair announced that legendary country music quartet, The Oak Ridge Boys will perform the national anthem on Saturday, […]

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Country music icon Charlie Daniels passes away

Country music icon Charlie Daniels passes away

| July 6, 2020 | Reply

Press Release from Jeremy Westby, 2911 Media, with inserts and photos from Mary Jane Farmer, Scene In Town. NASHVILLE, Tenn. — Country Music Hall of Fame, Grand Ole Opry member, and southern rock legend Charlie Daniels believed in and told musicians, then wrote it in a book, “Don’t look at the empty chairs.” Now his […]

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Mayor Riley resigning

Mayor Riley resigning

| June 8, 2020 | Reply

Story and photos by Mary Jane Farmer. Photos are from previous City Council meetings. If there’s one thing for certain around Van Alstyne, it is that changes will happen. One upcoming change is that City Mayor Steve Riley will be chairing his last session of the Van Alstyne City Council. He and his wife, Karen, […]

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