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salon > VERY NICE!!!! FINAL HEART OF CHRISTMAS commercial from Heart Of Christmas on Vimeo.   (Glen Rose Reporter has a new editor Ben Tinsley)

salon > @PDiddie. This is a huge deal here. Around 80 percent of the property taxes in Somervell County come from Luminant. Luminant is appealing a judgement from the local district court to pay what Somervel.... (Request for Open Record re: Protest Document Going to Attorney General (August 24 2016) )

PDiddie The Texas Observer appears to be reading your blog. (Request for Open Record re: Protest Document Going to Attorney General (August 24 2016) )

Sandra Palmeter no (Sid Miller (TX Dist 59) Gets His Wish, To Slaughter Horses for Food -No Public Hearing on THAT one )






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The judgement went against THE STATE OF TEXAS NOT Darrell Best 
Rumours Full of Bullchit-WHO is responsible to PAY Paul Harper for State of Texas Ex Rel George Darrell Best v Paul Reed Harper?The State of Texas! 

Friday, August 19, 2016 by salon (Views:272)


Saw something earlier today on Facebook that showed me that there are some that are either attempting to mislead others or haven't taken the time to READ the case.  So...  The petition that Darrell Best entered to try to remove Paul Harper..... Read More 


Proposed Tax Rates for Somervell County Hospital District (August 23 2016)


Wednesday, August 24, 2016 by salon----comments 0 (Views:161)


There was a Somervell County Hospital District board meeting last night. Agenda. The proposed effective tax rate for next year is 13.1391798 and the rollback rate is .17374861. (Thank you Ray Reynolds, who confirmed these for me). These are proposed rates, there still needs to be public hearings and a final vote.  On the second item, there is also this item on the agenda for the m..... Read More 



Video Clips from City of Glen Rose Budget Workshop 8/22/2016


Wednesday, August 24, 2016 by salon----comments 0 (Views:84)


(Almost) full video) to be added later- I left after the second break, around 8:30 pm so didn't record the last part of the meeting. IF the City Secretary made an audio recording will add it.  I thought this was interesting about the difference in Prairie Conservation District v Water District About the check to Somervell County Fire Department to Mark Crawford from the c..... Read More 



Somervell County Appraisal District AND Somervell County re: Luminant
Request for Open Record re: Protest Document Going to Attorney General (August 24 2016)


Wednesday, August 24, 2016 by salon----comments 2 (Views:168)


I recently attended the Somervell County Appraisal District Appraisal Review Board meeting in which Luminant came to contest the value Somervell CAD put on Luminant/Comanche Peak. There was a portion of the meeting in which, for several hours, attorneys went back and forth, and that part was closed to the public, in response to Somervell County raising a protest against Luminant. The next day, I w..... Read More 



Ruminations of the Easily Amused for 8/24/2016


Wednesday, August 24, 2016 by salon----comments 0 (Views:36)


Got my new circuit board for repair in today. TODAY, I"m going to take apart my computer and attempt to fix it by putting in the new board, which has USB ports. The old ones were broken (and there were THREE!) so the computer is essentially a door stop until I repair it. Looks like to get to the circuit board I have to take out a whole bunch of other pieces first, so it ought to take some tim..... Read More 



Update on Turk Lawsuit against Ray Reynolds and Somervell County Hospital District -8/24/2016


Wednesday, August 24, 2016 by salon----comments 0 (Views:302)


Looked yesterday to see what is the latest on Pacer in the Turk lawsuit (Albert J Turk MD and Shelly Turk, RN, Plaintiffs v Somervell County Hospital District and Ray Reynolds, individually and in his Capacity as Chief Executive Officer of Glen Rose Medical Center- Somervell County Hospital District, Defendants)  Docket sheet Here is the schedule for the case. On April 24, 2017, the..... Read More 



About the Glen Rose Animal Shelter- 2 Videos from City of Glen Rose Workshop 8/22/2016


Tuesday, August 23, 2016 by salon----comments 0 (Views:174)


Probably by tomorrow I will have the portion of the City of Glen Rose Budget Workshop for August 22 2016 that I recorded (I did not stay for the entire workshop, left about 8:30 pm.) Due to a large kerfluffle this last week over a Facebook post from a no-kill shelter, I was interested to hear all Animal Control related comments. I spoke with Tammy before the meeting and she told me the post on ..... Read More 



Hiring Freeze-Freeze on Step In Grade- Ending Longevity Pay
Somervell County Commissioners Court Meeting on Friday to discuss Employee Benefit Cuts (August 26, 2016)


Tuesday, August 23, 2016 by salon----comments 0 (Views:100)


Agenda I. Agenda Requests   1. Executive Session: Personnel Matters. After having convened in open session, the Commissioners Court will retire into Executive Session, pursuant to the provisions of Section 551.074 of the Texas Government Code in order to discuss the appointment, employment, evaluation, reassignment, duties, discipline, or dismissal of a ..... Read More 



Not in favor of the Somervell County budget transfers NOT being part of the agenda or board packet (2016)


Tuesday, August 23, 2016 by salon----comments 0 (Views:111)


As I have previously mentioned, when Brian Watts (auditor) said that he had outside legal expenses from the county attorney's office that were paid from Somervell County's general fund, I wondered what they were, did an open records request and found that the amounts were in regard to the lawsuit that the State of Texas has now lost 3 times. (ie, Paul Reed Harper v State of Texas ex rel Ge..... Read More 



US House Ethics Committee STILL investigating Roger Williams (August 2016)


Tuesday, August 23, 2016 by salon----comments 0 (Views:73)


Wrote about this last year. From the Office of Congressional Ethics.  SUBJECT: Representative Roger Williams NATURE OF THE ALLEGED VIOLATION: Representative Roger Williams owns an auto dealership in Weatherford, Texas. On November 4, 2015, Rep. Williams offered, and the House of Representatives accepted by voice vote, an amendment to surface transportation reauthorization legislation ..... Read More 



Ruminations of the Easily Amused for 8/22/2016


Monday, August 22, 2016 by salon----comments 0 (Views:96)


Decided to join the pack and watch "Stranger Things". Binged the whole thing, a delightful show. I've been paying a lot more attention to screenwriter type video, and this show definitely had some great ways to present the action as well as transition.(I LOVE David Harbour, incidentally).  THIS is the cutest thing-postman and dog   Did ALL Gatehouse Media emp..... Read More 


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Top Month
  1  New Contract for Concessions at Somervell County (August 2016) (860) 
  2  HOW MUCH???? Property Worth 31,980 Sold to Nursing Home for 6,534.00 (Somervell County Hospital District)  (849) 
  3  More Money, $92.50 Spent by Somervell County Budget on State of Texas ex rel Darrell Best v Paul Harper (August 2016) (561) 
  4  Video- ARB (Appraisal Review Board) Meeting re: Luminant (Somervell County 8/1/2016)  (474) 
  5  City of Glen Rose Discusses Charity Container Ordinance (August 8 2016) (424) 
  6  Video- R C McFall's Lovely Comments about Celeste Schmidt and Lanham Mills schoolhouse  (409) 
  7  Did Somervell County Commissioners Court Have Invocations Before Danny Chambers Took Office in 2015?  (368) 
  8  Update on Turk Lawsuit against Ray Reynolds and Somervell County Hospital District -8/24/2016 (302) 
  9  Video- Celeste Schmidt Honored at City of Glen Rose Town Council Meeting for Texas Heroes Remembered  (283) 
  10  Rumours Full of Bullchit-WHO is responsible to PAY Paul Harper for State of Texas Ex Rel George Darrell Best v Paul Reed Harper?The State of Texas! (272) 
              

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Coyotes Howling in the Night (Jan 17 2015)
Sunday, January 18, 2015 by salon (Views:609)

Last night the dogs would NOT stop barking for a couple of hours. I have a fenced in area with their dog houses and it's VERY safe, so I couldn't understand what was keeping them from settling down. At one point around 1 I went out and hear what sounded like coyotes off in the distance as..... Read More 


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