January 17, 2019 RSS feed / Community News

In The Garden

Can’t see the forest for the (fruit) trees

January is the best month to be planting those fruit or nut trees you always wanted.  Bareroot trees are best, but if you plant trees that are potted, early March works for those.  Most trees, fruiting or not, need to be planted correctly. More...

Chef's Corner

Cauliflower and Carrot Casserole

4 large carrots,, scraped and cut into ¼ inch slices 1 medium head cauliflower, broken into florets 1 (10 ¾ oz.) can cream of chicken soup, undiluted 1 cup milk salt and pepper to taste 1 cup fresh cracker crumbs 3 Tbsp More...

Food for Thought

New Year’s Challenges - How and Why Part 2

Food Stamp Budget Diet What are the challenges of shopping, meal planning, and cooking when your food budget is less than $5 a day - the average amount a SNAP ( food stamp) recipient receives? More...

Fayette County Country Music

The Fayette County Country Music Club will host their monthly Opry on Monday, January 21, 2019 at the Knights of Columbus Hall in La Grange, Texas. The show starts at 7:00 P.M. and the doors will open at 5:30 P.M. Admission is $7.00  More...

Lexington’s Past Reported

January 18, 1849 -Houston Weekly Telegraph: “TO EMIGRANTS AND SETTLERS....1476 acres of land in Burleson county, on the waters of the 2d Yegua River, about 30 miles from the town of Caldwell, the head-right of Joseph Maxamillion(sic).” More...

We have no winner of last week’s Where is it? What is it?

Last week’s Where is it? What is it? is the front gate at the White Morpha Antique shop in Paige.   More...

Where is it? What is it?

This location for the Eagle eyed reader is quite prominennt on a busy highway. The where is it, can be found in or around Lee County. It is in plain sight and can be seen from a street.  More...

Open Stage

PRAGUE, CZECH REPUBLIC. Dang, I love having a byline like that. Once again, in my highly-paid role as foreign correspondent for your The Editor will notice I stuck in that subliminal message about “highly paid”? More...


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