Hey Gang! Thanks for checking out my profile, although I’m not real sure why you would. I’m a pretty simple kind of guy. I have a bunch of kids because I figured the more I make the better chance I have of one of them being able to take care of me when I’m really old. My wife says she loves me, although I think she just tolerates me. I am a flag-waving proud American and Texan. I like camping, shooting sports and taking long naps. I am a United States Practical Shooting Association (USPSA) competitive shooter and I love my sport of choice. I like trucks, loud music and playing golf when I can. Yeah, I also like long walks on the beach and piña coladas, but this isn't a dating service! Love ya, mean it!
Charcuterie Meats Sold At Texas Sam’s Clubs Recalled – Possible Salmonella
Fratelli Beretta USA, Inc., a Mount Olive, N.J. company is recalling approximately 11,097 pounds of Busseto Foods brand ready-to-eat charcuterie meat products. The company says they may be contaminated with Salmonella. This notification came from the U.S. Department of Agriculture’s Food Safety and Inspection Service (FSIS).
Texas Governor Abbott Skydives with 106-Year-Old Veteran
Monday was a big day for Texas Governor Greg Abbott who went skydiving for the first time in his life and did it with a 106-year-old World War II veteran by the name of Al Blaschke. They both did a tandem jump with the professionals at Skydive Spaceland San Marcos to honor the service and sacrifice of U.S. military veterans.
Invasive New Tick Species Is Creeping Across Arkansas
Great, another new bug to talk about. Even though it carries a name that might appeal to some Texans, it has nothing to do with the University of Texas or the Great State of Texas... yet. The Asian Longhorned Tick, however, is in the Great State of Arkansas along with 18 other states, and it's spreading fast.
Texas Renaissance Festival Rolls On Through November – What a Ride!
It's been a long time for me, but last weekend I attended an event near Houston that I haven't been to in 35 years, the Texas Renaissance Festival in Todd Mission, Texas. It was amazing.
Texas Deer Population On The Comeback From Summer Drought
The Texas Parks and Wildlife Department is sending out good reports this week from their biologists, you can expect deer hunters all over the state to have plenty of opportunities to fill their freezers thanks to greatly improved habitat conditions.
Do Not Look Directly At The Sun! DIY Eclipse Viewer Ideas
Saturday's Annular Eclipse looks to be a good one here in the Ark-La-Tex, we in this part of Texas and Southwest Arkansas won't get the full eclipse view that they will have in West Texas but we will get a partial, and with near-perfect weather featuring sunny skies and mild temperatures. But how are we going to view the eclipse if we can't find any of those eclipse-viewing glasses? We have some a
Beware! This Huge Bug is Called The Texas Toe Biter
TV Station KXAN in Austin, Texas is reporting that this thing is real and it lives in the waterways of not just Texas, but all over the United States. They call it, the "Texas Toe Biter." Just what I needed today, something to give me a severe case of the willies!
Big Tex Choice Awards 2023 – Who Made The Finals?
The countdown is on to find the best entries into the State Fair of Texas 19th Annual Big Tex Choice Awards. Check out these finalists vying for the coveted title of best new food at the Fair!