New life for old dance halls

New life for old dance halls

Austin County hosting “Remember When” Community Dances Out with the new and in with the old These country dance halls have stories to be told, The same songs will be sung And the old will again be young, Many miles have been danced already And the beat is still strong...
BERCLAIR MANSION

BERCLAIR MANSION

Structure was once largest of its kind in the United States. A few miles southwest of Goliad in the community of Berclair sits a structure seemingly out of place on the plains of South Texas — the Berclair Mansion. A 75-year-old widow built the mansion in 1936. Etta...
My Dad taught me how to be frugal

My Dad taught me how to be frugal

Everybody who knows me know I grew up country. I will refrain from telling just how country I grew up, other than noting that I have a lot of things in common with people who grew up in the days before water was piped into the house. Still, the land provided my family...