By Jeff Osborne
This is the third in my series of articles on George Washington West. As I pointed out last week, “Live Oak County can certainly make a claim to the man, George Washington West, but so could a few other counties and towns in Texas.” In this article, let us look at why and what other Texas co…
Although the competition was tough, several youths from Live Oak County had impressive accomplishments in recent rodeo competition in Texas Junior High Rodeo Association (TJHRA) and Texas High School Rodeo Association (THSRA) in Region 8.
CALLIHAM — For decades, J.D. Bedwell — the great-grandson of town founder and Civil War veteran J.T. Calliham — has drawn humorous and insightful western themed cartoons which have appeared regularly in The Progress.
THREE RIVERS — The Heavenly Angels sandwich shop and craft store at 201 E. Thornton St. has only been open for about two and a half years, but it has had a huge impact on the community as well as the special needs population of Live Oak County.
It is the time of the year to be thankful and count our blessings. Thanksgiving is a good time to look at ourselves and note all the things for which we are thankful.
In Live Oak and McMullen counties, residents of all ages are known for their appreciation to the men and women who have fought to preserve the American way of life they have come to enjoy. This is why all three area school districts host annual Veterans Day celebrations.
The clock ticks on. The train is scheduled to arrive at noon. Marshal Will Kane (Gary Cooper) desperately seeks backup to face four killers in a town filled with people unwilling to take a stand.
How about spending an April evening at an unusual Christmas in the tiny Texas town of Doublewide? That’s what’s happening Friday and Saturday nights, April 26 and 27, on the stage of the Dobie West Performing Arts Theatre in George West.
As the cast of “A Doublewide, Texas Christmas” preps for opening night on April 26 at the Dobie West Performing Arts Theatre in George West, an unseen crew works diligently to help make the play come to life for the audience. For without lights, the play could not be seen. Without costumes, …
GEORGE WEST – Cast members selected to play the residents of Doublewide, Texas in the upcoming production of “A Doublewide, Texas Christmas” on April 26 and 27 at the Dobie West Performing Arts Theatre bring a variety of experience and non-experience to the stage.
GEORGE WEST – April’s entry in the Dobie West Performing Arts Theatre’s Vintage Movie Series celebrates spring with the holiday favorite, “Easter Parade”.
By Marco Marroquin
Christmas in July events, sales promotions and fundraisers have become popular in recent years, but what about Christmas in April?