Pulled Pork With Tangy Barbecue Sauce

03/07/2017 0

Pulled pork is a popular staple at barbecue restaurants across the country. Though it begins with lots of fat and connective tissue, the pork butt, when cooked slowly, becomes a tender, melt-in-your-mouth culinary delight. Though […]

SMA and the new miracle drug Spinraza

03/07/2017 0

Spinal muscular atrophy, or SMA, is a genetic disease that attacks nerve cells in the spinal cord. These nerve cells, known as motor neurons, communicate with the voluntary muscles in the body, such as those […]

Kansas quarantines Texas cattle

03/07/2017 0

The Kansas legislature passes a law barring Texas cattle from the state between March 1 and December 1, the latest action reflecting the love-hate relationship between Kansas and the cattle industry. Texans had adopted the […]

Dred Scott decision

03/06/2017 0

On this day in 1857, the United States Supreme Court issues a decision in the Dred Scott case, affirming the right of slave owners to take their slaves into the Western territories, there by negating […]

Bowie City Council meets Tuesday

03/05/2017 0

The Bowie City Council will meet at 6 p.m. on March 7 in regular session. There is one item of old business as Councilors Scott Davis and Chuck Malone as for the group to reconsider […]

Hula-Hoop patented

03/05/2017 0

On this day in 1963, the Hula-Hoop, a hip-swiveling toy that became a huge fad across America when it was first marketed by Wham-O in 1958, is patented by the company’s co-founder, Arthur “Spud” Melin. […]

Montague VFD receives grant for brush truck

03/04/2017 0

Texas A&M Forest Service awarded a grant to the Montague Volunteer Fire Department for the purchase of a new brush truck. The funding was through the Rural Volunteer Fire Department Assistance Program. “We retired a […]

National Groundwater Awareness Week set

03/04/2017 0

By Cameron Goebel, Upper Trinity Groundwater Conservation District March 5-11 is National Groundwater Awareness Week, and regardless of whether or not you are a well owner, groundwater is an important resource for everyone. What is […]

Area 1A schools prepare for zone one-act contest

03/04/2017 0

Local high school actors will transform into Irish teenagers fighting for independence and early 1900s factory workers as they perform at the University Interscholastic League One Act Play 1A zone competition on March 7 at […]

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