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Sarah and I just returned from a trip to the hill country of Texas following the original Bluebonnet Trail. While there we visited Washington on the Brazos, The center of…

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First of all, I made a mistake on last week’s article that needs to be corrected today. When I wrote "Sam came home and asked m (Charles)," I thought at…

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We always appreciate paintings of Augusta's that have been loaned to us. We have one special to her that she did for her friend, Sam Sides. The painting now belongs…

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It has been a rough winter for all of us here in western Oklahoma. We are seeing signs of spring but some of the lasting effects of winter has left…

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Our family friend Melvin Harrel has written several stories and books about the western Oklahoma history. As I was going through some of my books this morning I happened on his colorful book, RIVER COUNTRY, Forgotten Tales From the Antelope Hills. I had use a couple of his stories in past articles and decided to end our fall session with some of his stories as a few years back he was more than pleased to have me share with our readers. (more…)

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Judging for the Augusta Metcalfe Memorial Art Competition will be on Friday, November 6 at 9:00 am. There will be a video taken so that the students and teachers may see the activities of the day. (more…)

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The Augusta Metcalfe Memorial Art Competition 2020 is under way. All the art has now been received and has now been placed into age groups, topics and media categories. Each piece has been tagged with the students name, age, school as well as the topic and media. (more…)

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As my readers remember, I have been reporting on what was considered a brief sketch of the public service of Mary Corson’s brother, and Augusta’s uncle, George Davidson. These articles have been taken from Giants of Science, “Mining and Scientific Press.” This sketch has featured George as their most prominent Pacific Coast scientist. (more…)

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The Augusta Metcalfe Memorial Art Competition is under way. All our schools have been contacted. Because of the Covid 19 some schools are not able to participate this year. Those that are must have their art in by Thursday, October 22 in order to make the judging deadline. (more…)

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When Ashlee came home for Labor Day weekend, we drove the golf cart down the trail to see wildlife and flowers. Sunflowers were in abundance. They were tall and in large groups in places. Ashlee wanted to take pictures for her friend Liz who loves sunflowers. (more…)

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