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Oakdale Park premieres as film festival site

Oakdale Park premieres as film festival site

Special to the Current The fourth-annual Glen Rose Neo-Relix Film Festival is making its debut at Oakdale Park in Glen Rose this year from March 27 to March 29. Thursday…

Abolishing property taxes: A big idea that comes with a big price tag

Abolishing property taxes: A big idea that comes with a big price tag

http://www.texastribune.org/2014/03/28/big-idea-big-price-tag/ By Ross Ramsey Texas Tribune Property taxes are easy to hate, and Texas property taxes are high enough to turn this civic irritation into a full-blown political issue. So…

Texas Tribune: Locations of fracking disposal wells

Texas Tribune: Locations of fracking disposal wells

The number of disposal wells – where wastewater, often from hydraulic fracturing or “fracking” operations is disposed of – is surging statewide. The nonprofit Texas Tribune website has mapped data…

Sandra Reed: Life care planning for your 70s

Sandra Reed: Life care planning for your 70s

Those ads for cruises with all the dancing gray-haired, mature-looking couples are true. Many in the seventh decade are enjoying themselves to the fullest. They are traveling, taking in art…

Lee Hamilton: Fixing Congress

Lee Hamilton: Fixing Congress

As grim as things seem now, there is a fix for what ails Congress. These are hard times for Congress. Its approval ratings have seen a bump from their historic…

Letter to the editor: ‘Lost opportunity’ for informed decision on tire recycling plant

Letter to the editor: ‘Lost opportunity’ for informed decision on tire recycling plant

My article last week was written in an attempt to appease the naysayers  and dissenters. That was a mistake. It was ludicrous to call for more investigation of a company…

Economic development steering committee meets to discuss SR2O concerns

Economic development steering committee meets to discuss SR2O concerns

Special to the Current The Economic Development Steering Committee and Council has called a meeting for Thursday at 9 a.m. to discuss local concerns about the SR2O proposed tire pyrolysis…

Native Plant Society to hold spring symposium at Austin wildflower center

Native Plant Society to hold spring symposium at Austin wildflower center

By Donna Hagar Prairie Rose Chapter, Native Plant Society of Texas Award-winning author Dr. Doug Tallamy will deliver the keynote address at our one-day Spring Symposium on Saturday, April 26.…

Native Plant Society local chapter schedules 2014 events

Native Plant Society local chapter schedules 2014 events

By Donna Hagar Details will be updated closer to each event. APRIL 1 OR 4 (Tuesday or Saturday) WILDFLOWER WALK WITH CAROL LEE APRIL 12 — 9 a.m.-4 p.m. (Tuesday)…

Glen Rose Reporter owner sells three divisions in Northeast

Glen Rose Reporter owner sells three divisions in Northeast

By Dan Malone Contributing Editor The company that owns newspapers in Glen Rose, Stephenville and dozens of other communities in Texas, Oklahoma and Kansas this week sold 34 other print…

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