Milam County

  • Blogs

    November 6, 2014

    Texas Girl Was Taken Away From Parents Because They Smoked Pot, Only To Be Killed in Foster Care

    Little Alex Hill would have been turning four-years-old this Friday. But rather than celebrating their child's birthday, the toddler's parents have only the bitter consolation of seeing a judge in Milam County hand Alex's foster mother a life sentence for murder. The life sentence is a small victor ... More >>

  • Blogs

    September 17, 2013

    44 Farms: Happy Cows Make Perfect Steaks

    Successful family-owned businesses are hard to come across these days, especially when it comes to food distributors. The big dogs seem to take over and knock the little guys down, but one Texas-based family has defied the odds. You might have noticed "44 Farms " next to menu item descriptions at s ... More >>

  • Blogs

    February 28, 2012

    Roundup of the World's Championship Bar-B-Que Competition

    The World's Championship Bar-B-Que Contest. I knew I'd arrived when a hazy cloud of smoke, emitted by hundreds of barbecue pits, impaired my vision and bewitched my senses. My destination was confirmed when I spotted cowboy-hat and boot-clad guys and gals descending on Reliant Park in masses, as if ... More >>

  • News

    February 7, 2008

    Save Lobo: A Siberian Husky Mix is Sentenced to Die

    Why? Because he's big and intimidating and because one family complained about him over and over again

  • Music

    June 2, 2005

    Color Me Impressed

    Houston's Spain Colored Orange drops the Charade and inks an indie record deal

  • News

    January 29, 1998

    The Old Guard

    Lynna Kay Shuffield dreams of belonging to a modern, first-rate military organization. But she's stuck with the Texas State Guard.