Tuesday Aug 26
Garza running again for District 28 senate seat
E.M. Garza has reported no contributions in his campaign for State Senator in District 28, and he says money shouldn't make a difference.
104.7 The Mix
The first natural disaster movie in years.
Starring mostly unknowns, the uber tornadoes are the star in 'Into The Storm', the first natural disaster movie to come along in how many years??? Come on, 'Dawn Of the Planet Of The Apes' is NOT a natural disaster movie!!! Set in the town of Silverton , the film centers on a band of storm chasers in pursuit of a tornado to record for a ... (more)
Photo District News
Out West: Lucas Foglia's Frontcountry
What motivates people to live where they do? And when living is tough, what motivates them to stay? For the cowboys and miners depicted in Lucas Foglia 's Frontcountry , a monograph recently published by Nazraeli Press that explores sparsely populated areas of Wyoming, Nevada, Texas, Montana and Idaho, the mythology of the cowboy lifestyle is at ... (more)
Ogallala Commons group organizes playa field day
It might seem hard to believe, given the persistent drought, but some playa lakes in the region are holding water, and the Ogallala Commons group is leading a trip there.
Texas Panhandle counties seeing more food insecurity
At the old volunteer fire department in Quitaque, city leaders such as the mayor, the city manager, a county and city commissioner, are volunteering to distribute food to area folks from the High Plains Food Bank.