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Tejas Antiques owner Duane Garner favors what he calls 'early Texas German' made by German settlers. ... Nestled in the heart of downtown Navasota at 207 E. Washington are relics of early Texas history. ... Garner said, Texans “smoked a lot of meat and stored it in the big crocks in brine and salt.
Dr. Jim Mazurkiewicz of Texas A&M AgriLife Extension Service brought 33 Polish agriculture leaders to Anderson for a short visit. They checked out St. ... •The Grimes County Mobile Food Bank will be at the Grimes County Expo Center in Navasota from 10 a.m. until 12 p.m. Thursday, March 8. All Grimes ...

•Happy Texas Independence! March 2, 1836, is the day Texas adopted and declared independence from Mexico. Not officially a state holiday, but just a piece of our Texas history. •No beauty shines brighter than that of a good heart. A GoFundMe medical account has been set up by Kelli Ebers for Randy, ...
28, 2018, at CHI St. Joseph Grimes Hospital in Navasota. ... Survivors include his mother, Virgie Sechelski of Anderson; a brother, Peter Paul Sechelski of Frisco, Texas; a sister, Teressa Passons of Shady Shores, Texas; nieces, Tish Evans and husband Technical Sergeant Chad Evans and their daughter, ...
Greg Abbott for May 5. Leman had not stepped down as the chairman of Texans Against High Speed Rail and has been a vocal opponent of the project at the Federal Railroad Administration meetings regarding the DEIS released at the end of December. According to the Texas Secretary of State regarding ...
Jarvis Tire Pros has come a long way from its beginnings to be the top auto repair and service shop in Navasota, TX. When we first started out, it was a passion for a better tire buying and auto repair experience, which drove us to develop the model of Jarvis Tire Pros and gave us the conviction to turn hard work and ...

ANDERSON — Stretched across the historic Grimes County Courthouse steps, eight rural Texas sheriff's stood united Thursday afternoon March 1 ... sheriffs and other local officials to develop world-class public safety, system security, and emergency preparedness plans of which all Texans can be proud.”.
Other than the official Texas Birthday Bash activities, there are also several shops and art galleries hosting special events throughout the weekend. The Gallery Downtown is hosting the Lone Star Show, a Texas-themed art show featuring mostly pieces by Brazos Valley artists. Many of the featured artists ...
On Texas Independence Day, The City of Navasota is a holding a Texas-sized celebration with their annual Texas Birthday Bash. On March 2, the city kicks off two days of celebration with country music concerts, Made in Texas craft vendors, food vendors, a mechanical bull, kid-friendly activities like pony ...
The Navasota ISD Board of Trustees approved the hire of former Rattler Casey Dacus as the new Athletic Director and Head Football Coach during a special ... After the internship was over, he was hired as an employee in the scouting department until the Texans began their inaugural season in 2002.
The Texas Brithday Bash Chili Bowl has been renamed in honor of former Navasota Kiwanis member Marvin Longabaugh. The 2018 Marvin Longabaugh Memorial Chili Bowl, presented by the Navasota Kiwanis, will be held Saturday, March 3, during the annual Texas Birthday Bash sponsored by the city ...
You may also drop them off at the Texas A&M AgriLife Extension Service Grimes County Office, 203 Veterans Memorial, Navasota, Texas 77868, or call 936-873-3907. •There will be a Senior Health and Activity Day from 10:30 a.m. until 1 p.m. Wednesday, Feb. 28, at the Anderson Community Center.
Tracy Boone Krumrey, 56, of Navasota, passed away at her home Sunday, Feb. 4. A memorial service ... 10, at First Baptist Church of Navasota at 3 p.m. officiated by the Rev. ... She graduated from Navasota High School in 1979 and attended Texas A&M University majoring in psychology. At the time she ...
NAVASOTA, Tex. (KBTX)- A businessman and his family lost their home to a fire Thursday night in Navasota. John Davis owns the Davis Repair Shop in town. His home was destroyed by a fire that started just before 7:00 p.m. at the corner of Nolan Street and Davis Street. Firefighters say it may have started ...
With an estimated completion of April 2019, the Texas Department of Transportation continues the construction of a new at-grade signalized ... PLANTERSVILLE — The Texas Department of Transportation continues work on a $6,105,152.71 project at the intersection of State Highway 105 and FM 1774 in ...
A series of 10 public meetings hosted by the Federal Rail Road Administration in the counties that Texas Central Partners' high-speed rail is planned to pass through made its final stops Tuesday in Grimes and Waller counties. More than 300 people poured into Navasota Junior High School's cafeteria, ...
Ron graduated from Navasota High School in 1974, attended Texas A&M University from 1974 to 1978, receiving his Bachelor of Science in agricultural engineering in 1978. Ron went to work for the USDA in 1979 in Vernon and had served as an engineer for more than 37 years, working in Gainesville, ...

It is with great sadness that the family of Amber Elizabeth Podraza Hoffart, 35, of Magnolia, Texas, announces her sudden passing Sunday, Feb. ... St. Dominic Center, 2403 Holcombe Blvd., Houston, TX 77021, which seeks to reach families that have received a prenatal diagnosis and the family is told ...
We'll call it a dream--to have a coffee shop? Not necessarily, more of a dream to bring something fun & memorable to downtown Navasota that could provide something for locals and visitors to eat & drink, and that was of the highest quality. October 30, 2016 marked the grand opening of Classic Rock Coffee Company in ...
Texas Central Vice President Brady Redwine said, "Texas Central has an agreement with the owner of the Brazos Valley station site, Grimes County ... Texas Central maintains that the 240-mile Houston to Dallas high speed rail project will be privately funded. ... 6, at the Navasota Junior High School.
Like many in attendance, Grimes County landowner Becky Morris showed up in opposition of the rail proposed by Dallas based company, Texas Central. ... Grimes County, Tuesday, February 6, 2018, 6:00 p.m. to 10:00 p.m. Navasota Junior High School, 9038 Highway 90 South, Navasota, TX 77868.
20, at the Family Life Center of the First Baptist Church in Navasota. Highlight of the evening were awards presented to officers for their work and accomplishments throughout the past year. Lifetime Achievement award went to Justice of the Peace John LeFlore; Support Person of the Year – Randy Cleere; ...
Go Texan weekend begins at 6 p.m. Friday, Jan. 25, at the Grimes County Fairgrounds. ... a.m. until 3 p.m. when the winners will be announced. Come out and support Go Texan and the youth of Grimes County. ... Jimmy grew up in Richards and makes his home in Navasota. He has family here in Richards.
17, 2018, at CHI St. Joseph Grimes Hospital in Navasota. ... Wayne was born June 29, 1956, in Navasota to Henry Ford and Lorraine Merdian Allphin. ... also had a deep passion for cooking and spent the last 13 years feeding the community in his restaurant, Allphin's BBQ located in Plantersville, Texas.
As a child growing up in Carlos, Texas, she and her brothers and sisters were brought up knowing the Lord at the Carlos Missionary Baptist Church. The sixth ... Lena went to Navasota schools with her brothers and sisters. ... As an adult, Lena was a member of Emmanuel Lutheran Church in Lyons, Texas.
Inguran of Navasota, Texas, currently dominates the sex-selected semen market, Mulvany says. The company holds patents for the technology – and has clashed with other companies that produce competing products. Mulvany says a competitor recently won a court decision, declaring an Inguran patent ...
Huntsville, Sealy and Navasota school districts also cancelled Tuesday classes ahead of potential winter weather. Spokespeople for other local school districts said they are monitoring the weather and would alert parents to any delays or school closings through phone calls or local media reports.
Texas A&M University, Blinn College, and the Bryan, College Station, Snook and Navasota school districts will be closed Tuesday, officials announced Monday ... Texas A&M sent out a Code Maroon alert at around 5 p.m. to announce that university offices will be closed and that classes are cancelled.
(KBTX)- The Texas Department of Transportation Bryan District is holding an open house meeting to present the undated plan for SH 249 from FM 1774 to SH 105 in Grimes County. This meeting is scheduled for Thursday, January 25, 2018, from 5:30pm until 7:30pm in the cafeteria of the Navasota Junior ...
... annual Texas Birthday Bash hosted by the city of Navasota will feature an all-star musical lineup Friday, March 2, through Saturday, March 3. “it is a two-day family-friendly event with music, food and activities for the kids,” said Casey Ellis, marketing and communications director for the city of Navasota.
Matt Prochaska, president and CEO of the ResearchValley Partnership, speaks Tuesday morning on the city of Navasota and Grimes County roles in the ... We work with Texas A&M and Blinn to bring together our communities' effort in terms of economic development to bring businesses to our community.”.
15, the GCRP and GCRW will co-host a candidate forum at the Lion's Club Building at the Grimes County Fairgrounds, 5220 FM 3455 in Navasota, for the State ... 1, a forum for Fayette County will be held at the Texas AgriLife Extension Building, 255 Svoboda Ln., La Grange, beginning at 6 p.m.. •Feb.
Back from the holiday break, the Navasota City Council began 2018 by approving six action items, including a vote authorizing the city of Navasota to apply for ... is to expand the availability of safe and affordable housing and the Texas HOME Program has identified significant housing needs in Navasota.
“36 years ago Houston Livestock Show and Rodeo gave us $250 as a County Scholarship,” said Molly Hurst, Grimes County Go Texan Secretary. “They now give the applicant that qualifies $20,000 and our local Grimes County Go Texan Committee gives additional scholarships to local seniors that apply ...
Howard Binford Weaver was born March 25, 1928, to Roy Stanley and Lela Binford Weaver in Lynn Grove, south of Navasota. ... Foundation, a charitable organization to be established pursuant to Binford's wishes in furtherance of those aims, C/O Daniel Weaver, 6301 Highland Hills Dr., Austin, TX 78731.
the five-acre park sits on land off Grace Street and Texas 105 West that Navasota Mayor Bert Miller's family donated in 2015. ... For more information or to donate, contact Shawn Myatt, assistant city manager, at 936-825-6408, or send mail to Lance Hall, finance director, P.O. Box 910, Navasota, TX 77868.
Just months after taking a hit in federal court for refusing to provide air conditioning for heat-sensitive inmates, Texas prison officials on Wednesday denied ... outcry about cold prisons comes on the heels of a class-action lawsuit over sweltering summertime temperatures inside the Pack Unit in Navasota.
Mike Wolfe and Frank Fritz, of the popular “American Pickers” History Channel TV show are looking to film in Texas during 2018. “The hit show follows Mike and Frank, two of the most skilled pickers in the business, as they hunt for America's most valuable antiques,” said Cineflix representatives. “They are ...
“Center Point has paid the county $635,162 in upgrading and repairs on roads used during the construction of their line,” said Commissioner David Dobyanski. “Cross Texas will be paying $240,000 for their use of the roads and the county has received $137,421 in sales tax from the construction of the line.”.
The high school counseling office for Navasota High School is currently working on updating Blinn's collegiate four-year plan for the school. The program will allow for a student to attain 60 semester hours towards an associate's degree from Blinn, while also completing the Texas Common Core ...
That's the word on the street from the Grimes County Crime Stoppers who are inviting the public to join them in saying “thank you” to the officers of the Grimes County Sheriff's Office, the Navasota Police Department, The Texas Department of Public Safety and the Texas Parks and Wildlife Department at its ...
With the release of the Federal Railroad Administration's Draft Environmental Impact Statement on Texas Central Partner's high speed rail project, residents ... been able to digest the document fully,” said Ben Leman, former Grimes County Judge and current chairman of Texans Against High Speed Rail.
Earlier this month, the Federal Railroad Administration released its Draft Environmental Impact Statement for the project planned by Texas Central Partners. The report goes into ... Grimes County, Tuesday, February 6, 2018, 6:00 p.m. to 10:00 p.m. Navasota Middle School, 1 Rattler Dr, Navasota, TX 77868.
BEAUMONT – Improved outage restoration. Better customer service. Energy-saving tools for customers. These are all part of Entergy Texas Inc.'s vision for a smarter energy future. The company took another step toward that vision when the Public Utility Commission of Texas voted to approve an advanced ...
The Hebrew Benevolent Society Cemetery located in the city of Navasota's Oakland Cemetery has just been designated as a Historic Texas Cemetery by the Texas Historical Commission. This 'Historic Texas cemetery” designation is the first step for continued work and submission to the Texas Historical ...
•Sunday turned into quite a day for Lee and I. We went to watch the Baptism of our granddaughter, Mattie Blair, at First Baptist of Navasota. The fog was so thick it hindered our driving and I am just glad we made it safely. •Monday was an exciting day. I turned on Focus at Four on KBTX for a wonderful ...
GRIMES COUNTY, Tex. (KBTX)- Texas Department of Public Safety troopers, Texas Rangers, and Grimes County Sheriff deputies are investigating an auto pedestrian fatality crash that occurred Monday morning on SH-105, just east of Navasota. At 10:22 a.m., local authorities were notified of a body in the ...
Representatives of Texas Central, the developers of the proposed high speed rail project between Houston and Dallas, hosted a holiday lunch and learn for Navasota Grimes County Chamber of Commerce members on Tuesday afternoon. According to Texas Central Partners Community Outreach ...
A Christmas classic is coming to the Navasota Theatre this year. A Tuna Christmas is a live community theatre play that follows residents in the small town of Tuna, Texas as they try to navigate the hectic holidays. In the Navasota Theatre Alliance's rendition, two actors will play a combined 17 male and ...
Please submit dues to Judy Crawford, Two Rivers Treasurer, P.O. Box 66, Navasota, TX 77868. •Jan. 3, Colton Siracusa turned 5-years-old. His family threw him a birthday party Saturday, Jan. 13, at the Hall in Anderson. His guests enjoyed a Joy Jump and a Pinata, as well as running hard all afternoon ...


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