The Huntington Dixie Majors are Texas State Champs and they'll be heading to Mississippi in early August to compete in the Dixie World Series. I had a chance to meet them recently as well as put them to a skills test.
Over the last 71 years, some of the top cowboys and cowgirls have competed at the Jasper Lions Club Rodeo. And, the names of music entertainers who have performed there reads like a who's who list of country music's best. However, the run of the Jasper Lions Club Rodeo has come…
(Explicit language in videos) Scattered storms dotted the East Texas map on Saturday afternoon and evening. Most of those storms provided brief heavy downpours and quite a few lightning strikes, however, a cell that moved through Polk County produced a short-lived tornado.
I grew up in a town of about 7,000, and my parents didn't think twice about me going out to ride my bicycle for several hours at a time. I'm saddened to think that my kids, as well as many of my friend's kids never got to realize that open freedom...it's just too dangerous.