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Native Plant Society local chapter to discuss Texas Native Plant Week, certification program

Native Plant Society local chapter to discuss Texas Native Plant Week, certification program

Special to the Current Exciting things are coming to the Prairie Rose Chapter of the Native Plant Society of Texas. In addition to this Tuesday’s special program on “Sustainable Horticulture…

The Undercurrent: John Graves Scenic Riverway bill must be revived

The Undercurrent: John Graves Scenic Riverway bill must be revived

By Kathryn Jones Texas lost a literary legend and Somervell County lost a friend of the Brazos River when noted author John Graves passed away early Wednesday at his home…

Goodbye to a literary lion as beloved Texas writer John Graves dies at 92

Goodbye to a literary lion as beloved Texas writer John Graves dies at 92

[Editor's note: John Graves' memorial service will be at 2 p.m. on Saturday, Aug. 10, at St. Andrew's Episcopal Church in Fort Worth. The family asks that in lieu of…

Tarleton expert to speak about ‘sustainable horticulture’ Aug. 6

Tarleton expert to speak about ‘sustainable horticulture’ Aug. 6

Special to the¬†Current Manon Shockey, a horticulture instructor at Tarleton State University, ¬†will give a presentation on “Sustainable Horticulture Using Native and Adaptive Plants” on Tuesday, Aug. 6, at the…

Native Plant Society local chapter presents July 2 program on water and native plants

Special to the Current The Prairie Rose Chapter of the Texas Native Plant Society invites you to attend the group’s monthly program next Tuesday, July 2, on water quality, quantity…

Master Gardeners June 10 program focuses on solar and wind power in the garden

Special to the Current The Somervell County Master Gardeners’ monthly “Community Horticulture Education Series” will focus on “green energy” in the garden during its next program on Monday, June 10.…

Brazos River Authority manager: We are not lacking in oversight, accountability

Brazos River Authority manager: We are not lacking in oversight, accountability

  Phil Ford General Manager/CEO, Brazos River Authority During the current legislative session, there has been quite a bit of discussion regarding oversight and transparency as it relates to local…

Iris Broyles to demo online garden planner at Prairie Rose Native Plant Society meeting June 4

Special to the Current Dr. Iris Broyles, environmental education instructor, writer for Concordia University and owner of Natural Care Gardens in Glen Rose, will present a live demonstration on June…

Friends of the Brazos to hold membership meeting June 29

Friends of the Brazos to hold membership meeting June 29

Membership Meeting – June 29 at 9 a.m. Join us for breakfast, social time and a business meeting to learn about what’s new, as well as ongoing, with Friends of…

TCEQ regulated entities in Somervell County

Want to know who and what the Texas Commission on Environmental Quality regulates in Somervell County? Following is the list on TCEQ’s website. Anyone can go to the following link…