December 5, 2018

I love to tell people when they ask where I live that I live so far out in the country, that any direction you go is back towards town.  It's taken Tricia and I almost 40 years to get back to where I started.  When you are young, you can't wait to get away.  Move to th...

November 30, 2018

Kay Ledbetter

AMARILLO – Somehow, someway, there will be a new farm bill in the next few days, according to Dr. Joe Outlaw, a Texas A&M AgriLife Extension Service economist who spoke during the Texas Wheat Producers Symposium at the Amarillo Farm and Ranch Show.

Dr. Joe...

October 19, 2018

I had the opportunity to meet Mrs. Lucille Glasgow recently. I spoke with her about the importance and history of the 1890 Clay County Museum and Heritage center.  She is one of the original founders of the museum and a great asset to Clay County.  I hope you will take...

August 14, 2018

Producers in Jack County are eligible to apply for 2018 Livestock Forage Disaster Program (LFP) benefits on native pasture, improved pasture and forage sorghum.  

LFP provides compensation to eligible livestock producers who suffer grazing losses for covered livest...

August 3, 2018

I recently learned about a new term in regard to resiliency.  It's called your ACE number.  ACE stands for Adverse Childhood Experiences.  So, what is an Adverse Childhood Experience?  There's a survey that's been developed that helps you find your ACE Number.  There a...

May 9, 2018

From Joel Jimenez

Crestview Memorial Park         

  • Gather, 6:30 a.m.

  • Ceremony and Distribution of Flags, 7 a.m.

  • Ceremony & Retrieval of Flags, 6 p.m.

  • Memorial Program Post 169 will be at 6:30PM

  • Presented by:...

October 27, 2017

I wrote last week about the proposal that Bellevue ISD has had to place on the November 7 ballot due to the Triangle Brick plant that was built in the Bellevue School District.  Superintendent, Dean Gilstrap was kind enough to visit with me in greater detail about the...

October 23, 2017

Early voting started today for the November 7 election. One of the items on the ballot for Bellevue ISD voters will be two propositions. This situation is the result of being a property rich school district according to the Texas Education Agency.  I had a chance to vi...

July 27, 2017

A program for children and their families who have experienced the loss of someone significant in their lives.