Scoger’s big hurricane warning wind chime
Neighbor Grover sez women
have smaller feet than men so
they can stand closer to the
A friend and classmate of mine at Dere Ole’ Rock- A-Dale High back in the 1950s, the late Sam Rains, had a couple of nicknames for everybody.
“Scoger” and “Smather.” Full Story
Pin Oak families recognized good Texas land
Pin Oak Cemetery is located four miles northwest of Gause and eight miles northeast of Milano, just off FM 2095.
Settlers came into Milam County in the 1830s entering from the east coming to “Old Nashville” off the west bank of the Brazos River. Full Story
‘Let’s go to Luckenbach, Texas with....’
An era of preserving and promoting the free, pioneering spirit of Texas has just about passed. It is inextricably linked to some characters, to special places and to a brand of music described as “outlaw country.” Full Story
Perry made Rockdale a special place
Little squares come first, the
shape of a tiny snap purse, and
if these escape being stung, they
open into white f lowers that a
day or so later turn pink. Then
the flowers are gone and in their
place a boll is forming. When it
is the size of your thumb, it is
hard as a green plum. Full Story
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