• Elvis in the house

    Writer: DANNY MOGLE // Photos: Courtesy // Jan.Feb. 2015 Donny Edwards knows all too well the everla...

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    Antlers as art

    Writer: FAVIAN QUEZADA //  Photographer: HERB NYGREN JR. // Nov./Dec. 2014 White Oak seems like a ty...

  • PLANES: FIRE & RESCUE

    How an East Texan helped ‘Planes’ soar

    Writer: DANNY MOGLE // Photos: Courtesy // Nov/Dec 2014 Ferrell Barron knows a thing or two about st...

  • Photos by David White

    Holiday sparkle

    Photography by DAVID WHITE  With brightly lit trees adorned from top to bottom with colorful balls a...

  • The light of Christmas

    From the editor: DANNY MOGLE // Nov/Dec 2014 When I was a little boy growing up in Whitehouse, Texas...

Taking chances

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click image to view gallery  Writer: ELIZABETH STARR  //  Photographer: ALEX BECNEL  // Sept.-Oct. 2014 Chance Peña looks like your average 14-year-old, but there is more to him than meets the eye. Most kids entering ninth grade don’t have regular gigs ...

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What we’re reading: Sept-Oct. 2014

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Writer: TINA BASSINGER  //  Book Reviews // Sept-Oct 2014   “Painting the Moon” by Traci Borum  When Noelle Cook’s aunt dies, she must return to England to settle her aunt’s estate, which she has inherited. What happens is an intriguing mystery ...

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The ABCs of fall fashion 2014

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Writer: BRITTANY LEE MAY // The Go-To-Girl // Sept-Oct 2014  The word “fall” evokes thoughts of crisp days and apple cider nights with your soul mate, fireplace laughter, pumpkin patch kisses with family and seeing little ones wearing fuzzy hats ...

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The Transformed Person

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Writer: The Rev. GREG FLECK  // Spirituality // July/Aug. 2o14  “Do not be conformed to this world, but be transformed by the renewal of your mind, that by testing you may discern what is the will of God, what is ...

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The art of lakeside living

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click image to view gallery Writer: SARAH STARR // Photographer: DAVID WHITE  //  July/Aug. 2014  British writer John Ruskin once said, “When love and skill work together, expect a masterpiece.” The love of Joan and Orville Jones and the skill ...

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Adventures in Suburbia: Plano

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click image to view gallery Writer:  JENNIFER BABISAK  // Travel  // July/Aug. 2014  Sometimes the best kept secrets are right outside your back door. Such is the case with Plano, a bustling suburb just north of Dallas. Although Dallas attracts the ...

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Why eating and exercise plans fail

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Writer: CRYSTAL BREAUX  //  Life Coaching   //  July/Aug. 2014 Think back. Did you decide at the beginning of the year to start exercising and eating better? Maybe you bought new workout clothes and purchased all of the food for ...

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All aboard the Texas State Railroad

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click image to view gallery Writer:  HUGH NEELD  //  Photographer: HERB NYGREN JR. and Courtesy Steam hangs in the air as smoke rolls skyward from the smokestack. A cast iron bell clangs loudly and a shrill whistle pierces the air. ...

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Yoga for kids

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  click image to view gallery Writer: DANNY MOGLE  //  Photographer: VICTOR TEXCUCANO   Nine-year-old Brooke Tompkins is a bundle of energy. “She’s constantly moving and running around the house and acting crazy,” says her mother, Wendy. Just about the only ...

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