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Reflections on Texomaland Weather Since the February 2021 Deep Freeze

On January 4, 2024, The San Antonio Express-News reported on what it called a fake viral Facebook post. This particular post claimed, “2024 will begin with an arctic freeze coming at the end of the...

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Interesting Texas Laws that Took Effect January 1, 2024

The 88th Texas legislature passed 31 bills that took effect on January 1, but that is not the total number of bills passed in 2023. Over 700 bills passed and took effect in September, October, November, and...

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Winter: Great Time to Practice Target Shooting and Hunting at Lake Texoma

Fall begins hunting season for deer and other game and then game bird seasons open up in Oklahoma and Texas. Off-season at Lake Texoma starts after Labor Day. What if you do not hunt and you are more into...

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Prairie Christmas Traditions

Texomaland history is a mere part of the Great Plains history. But, one thing the whole Great Plains region can count is unstable weather all in four seasons. It really depends on which map designates the...

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Pet a Baby Croc in Texomaland at Crocodile Creek, Gunter, Texas

See gators too! As promised, was blessed because Ray and Kristi Caperton invited us on a highly educational and superbly entertaining tour of their farm they named Crocodile Creek. Crocodile...

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Gunter, Texas: A Big Little Texas Prairie Town

Have you ever heard of Gunter, Texas? Gunter is a big little prairie town on the crossroads of SH 121 and SH 289, 10 miles east of Tioga, Texas, which is on US 377. If you go north on SH 289, you will end up...

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When Sully Came to Town

Chesley Burnett Sullenberger III is better known as “Sully” from the movie, Sully: Miracle on the Hudson. He recently visited Denison for a dedicatory event celebrating a mural in historic downtown...

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NEWS RELEASE: Ambassador 'Sully' Sullenberger to Visit Denison for Dedication Events

Denison, Texas (September 12, 2023) – Join us as we celebrate, welcome, and honor a true American hero. Saturday, September 16th, Ambassador "Sully" Sullenberger will be participating in his homecoming...

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Texomans Ain't Experiencing Martha and the Vandella's Heat Wave this August 2023

Can you believe Martha Reeves and the Vandellas released that song 60 years ago on the Motown record label in 1963? What a class act these ladies portrayed! Even though Martha’s Heat Wave told a whole...

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A Unique Lake Texoma Lake Bass Tournament

There is a pretty cool and affordable bass tournament that doesn’t really have a name on Lake Texoma. It leaves out of Juniper Point west every Tuesday night at 6:00 p.m. sharp from the first Tuesday...

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Preston Harbor: Closer to Reality

All the Denison City Council members voted to approve a “new” development agreement with Waterfall Development Partners for Preston Harbor on May 15, 2023. The Preston Harbor development has sat on...

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Phenomenal! There Are No Words! 2023's Fourth of July on Lake Texoma Was Phenomenal!

It all started Saturday after dusk. Highport shined as the star of the Lake Texoma firework’s highlight. Its show lasted about an hour. Highport did us Texomans right with the biggest and most impressive...

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Lake Texoma Fireworks 2023

Indpendence Day is one of the few things that can bring Texas and Oklahoma together. Whether you're tying up at the islands, camping, or visiting the lake for the afternoon, this holiday week is quite an...

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The Marine Corps League (MCL): Interview with Michael Farmer, Commandant, Texas Detachment 929, MCL

I met Mr. Michael Farmer at the beach in my neighborhood, and he entertained us a couple of nights with his military and truck driving stories, so I asked if I could have an interview. Mike served in the...

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Teach Your Six-Month-Old Baby to Swim

It popped up that there are swimming lessons for little bitty babies. The field research on survival skills to stay alive that humans are born with transfers to the most vulnerable of humans, meaning little...

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Checking for Ticks, Spiders, and Snakes

Ticks appear to be prolific around Lake Texoma this year. Spring season, 2023, in Texomaland has given us a lot of rain and humidity. Ticks become resistant to the same pesticides used over and over. Fleas...

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Introducing Bruce's Adoption Update

May 27, 2023: This evening, Bruce found a home super locally, like right in our neighborhood. with a family who has 1 1/2 acres, a six foot fence, and five children who fell in love with him at first meet. We...

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Season Is Upon Us at Lake Texoma

Yep, it is that time of year again. Time to get in the water, go boating, camping, and hiking. Watch out for ticks this year. I was at Hagerman the last week of April, in its visitor center, and a young lady...

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Texas Water Utilities investing nearly $1 million in Rock Creek Resort water infrastructure projects

Customers should avoid using tap water during scheduled maintenance GORDONVILLE, Texas—Texas Water Utilities, which provides water and wastewater service to customers in Gordonville, announced a nearly...

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Why Did The Turtle Cross The Road?

Turtles, tortoises, and terrapins belong to the genus Chelonia. The largest Chelonia is the leatherback sea turtle. America’s smallest Chelonia is the bog turtle and Africa’s smallest turtle and...

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