Monthly Archives: October 2014

A Distinctly Unique Courthouse Dedication

County courthouse dedications were times of great celebration throughout the state of Texas. Everyone in the county turned out for the occasion that usually included lengthy speeches by prominent speakers, lots of food and reminisces, and local entertainment. They lasted … Continue reading

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Odds and Ends

Occasionally I find myself with great materials that are too brief to incorporate into a whole article. Today is one of those articles where I try to include a few different topics in this┬áspace. The first item involves the Lone … Continue reading

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