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Live Oak Historical Commission historical maker unveilings on Sunday
by Janis Hudson LIVE OAK COUNTY — The Canfield and Tullis-Lewis Texas historical marker unveilings will start at 1:30 p.m. Sunday Sept. 21. at the Canfield House at 508 Crockett, proceed to the Dob...
Sep 17, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 1 1 recommendations | email to a friend
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Storytelling capital of Texas hosts annual Storyfest
by Mary Margaret Campbell Since 1989, people have come from near and far on the first Saturday in November to celebrate the art and tradition of storytelling around the Live Oak County courthouse s...
Sep 10, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 0 0 recommendations | email to a friend
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‘STORYFEST’ BEGINS: Volunteers prepare for 26th year of ‘storied’ event
GEORGE WEST – It would appear that Storyfest — that fun, family-friendly event that led the Texas Legislature to name George West the “Storytelling Capital of Texas” in the 1990s — is once again al...
Sep 05, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 0 0 recommendations | email to a friend
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BCHS hosting youth photography contest
Contributed information The Bee County Historical Society is sponsoring its first Youth Photography Contest. Ages run from 7 to 18 years of age. Youths can keep busy during the summer “shooting” fr...
Jul 11, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 1 1 recommendations | email to a friend
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Brand, Venkatrao wed Feb. 7 in Austin
Joseph and Cheri Brand of George West proudly announce the marriage of their daughter, Amanda Brand, to Anand Venkatrao, son of Anil and Hena Venkatrao, of Austin. The bride is a 2007 graduate of G...
Feb 28, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 2 2 recommendations | email to a friend
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The history of the Pierre Joseph Victor and Minerva (Whitehead) Coquat
Note: This is the 10th in a series of articles during Three Rivers’ centennial year spotlighting families who were early pioneers of Three Rivers and who had descendents living in Three Rivers duri...
Oct 05, 2013 | 0 0 comments | 25 25 recommendations | email to a friend
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Battle of the Nueces
by Matt Naber
Sep 26, 2013 | 0 0 comments | 38 38 recommendations | email to a friend
It was the clash of the Live Oak titans, red vs. blue, and neighbor vs. neighbor as the George West Longhorns and Three Rivers Bulldogs did battle on the TRHS field on Friday, Sept. 20. Stormy weat...
Storyfest turns 25, and that's no lie
by Matt Naber
Sep 20, 2013 | 0 0 comments | 46 46 recommendations | email to a friend
For 25 years, George West Storyfest has preserved the art and tradition of storytelling while drawing a crowd about three times the size of George West’s population. Storyfest’s popularity earned G...
Three Rivers buys thermal imaging camera
by Matt Naber
Aug 24, 2013 | 0 0 comments | 38 38 recommendations | email to a friend
Three Rivers firefighters will be able to put out fires and save victims faster with the help of a military-grade thermal camera the Three Rivers City Council approved of purchasing for $9,900 at i...
Darling receives Lions Citizen of the Year award
Jul 18, 2013 | 0 0 comments | 37 37 recommendations | email to a friend
Dave Darling was named Three Rivers Lions Club’s Citizen of the Year at their annual awards banquet at Pepe Boudreaux’s Restaurant on June 25. The Lion’s Club is a service organization designed to ...
Three Rivers Big Bang Saturday
by Matt Naber
Jul 17, 2013 | 0 0 comments | 26 26 recommendations | email to a friend
Saturday night’s sky was lit up with fireworks, and the sounds of two local bands and the Randy Rogers Band could be heard from miles around as Three Rivers celebrated its 100th anniversary with th...
George West grills out for Independence Day
by Matt Naber
Jul 16, 2013 | 0 0 comments | 43 43 recommendations | email to a friend
The smell of hot dogs and sausages grilling filled the air as a 10-foot tall, star-spangled eagle stood outside of George West City Hall on July 3 for the third annual Independence Day cookout. The...