September 13, 2018 RSS feed / Community News

In The Garden

Did you know that there are vegetables you can plant now that will only become sweeter and more delicious if they go through a frost?  More...

Chef's Corner

Fried Okra

Even non-okra eaters will like this dish. It is also a hit as an appetizer when accompanied with a dip of Picante Sauce or Garlic Dressing.  2 lbs. Small, tender okra ¾ cup cornmeal 1 cup flour 1 ½ tsp. Baking powder ¼ tsp. More...

Giddings Library News Corner

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Black Bridge Festival

The Dime Box Black Bridge Festival happens October 5 & 6. A BBQ Cookoff and a Little Mister & Little Miss Black Bridge Pageant will happen in conjunction with the event, as well as plenty of musical entertainment and a Mini Marathon. More...

Tribute to Hank Williams

Fayette County Country Music Club Hosts Annual Event

This is the Opry’s annual tribute to the late and great Hank Williams Sr. Portraying Hank Williams, the Opry is proud to bring back JAKE PENROD, the KING OF TEXAS TWANG and a stark traditionalist. More...

Lexington’s Past Reported

September 8, 1858— Houston Weekly Telegraph: A traveler from Erath county passed through Washington, Burleson, Williamson and Milam counties and was surprised to find the wheat crop a near failure with no more than five bushels per acre the ave More...

Food for Thought

Ramblings on Food, Food Memories, Cooking and Eating

Our Salad History   After the Civil War, the medical profession apparently decided that salad- eating was not unhealthy after all, and began to promote salads as being healthful.  More...

Social Security Matters

Should I claim Social Security at age 65?

Dear Rusty: Should I take Social Security at 65? My date of birth is August 1953 and I just signed up for both Social Security and Medicare. More...

Open Stage

Tools and truths are on my mind. More...


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