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Also from Somervell Budget for 2011- $2000 in Seminar Expense for Mike Dooley (salon) Remember how last year Mike Ford made the motion to send Mike Dooley, who is NOT a county employee but has a company that contracts with the county, to Las Vegas? And how embarrassed the county was.....- 10/22/2010 6:18:19 PM
Saw Somervell County putting in the *spur* road by Fossil Rim (Oct 22 2010) (salon) The Commissioners Court talked about doing this on Monday and here it is Friday, voila! Looks like the land in question that is being taken to create a *spur* is taking some of the land the buffalo.....- 10/22/2010 12:21:04 PM
Agenda for Somervell County Commissioners Court Oct 25 2010 (salon) Thank you, Mary Ann Million **************** COMMISSIONER’S COURT MEETING OF SPECIAL SESSION OF SOMERVELL COUNTY   TO WHOM IT MAY CONCERN:   PURSUANT.....- 10/22/2010 8:58:03 AM
Somervell County Commissioners Court approve spending of $2,425,685 for Hospital in 2011 (pharper) Pulled this info from the County Commissioner approved 2011 budget which I found here. Here are the numbers for the hospital...yes, that thing a majority of folks voted to NOT FU.....- 10/22/2010 12:39:05 AM
Tired of the 'good ole boy network'? VOTE THEM OUT!! (pharper) In my door knocking the past few months I have heard the phrase 'good ole boy network' used by a wide variety of folks. It seems all over Precinct 2 people know about the good ole boy .....- 10/21/2010 10:26:15 PM
Audio and Minutes from Somervell County Commissioners Court Oct 18 2010 (salon) Thank you, Judy Nawrocki! *********** Here was the agenda Listen to audio here or right click to download Commissioners Court of Somervell County met in a special meeting at 9:.....- 10/21/2010 12:16:53 PM
Check Registers for City of Glen Rose Month of September 2010 (salon) Thank you, Peggy Busch! ************ Oakdale Park City CVB ****Readers. Encouraging you to look at the check registers and comment on anything you find interesting. Remember tha.....- 10/21/2010 11:48:55 AM
Agenda for Regular Meeting of City Council City of Glen Rose Oct 25 2010 (salon) Thank you, Peggy Busch! ************** NOTICE OF REGULAR MEETING CITY COUNCIL OF THE CITY OF GLEN ROSE OCTOBER 25, 2010 – 5:30 P.M. COUNCIL CHAMBERS – TOWN HALL .....- 10/21/2010 9:28:26 AM
Political Postings and Sausage Making When Viewing Too Much Of It Makes You Ill (salon) Back about 5 years ago, I wanted to be involved in local government, from the standpoint of knowing what is going on,  and, having a video camera, decided to exercise my right to record public me.....- 10/20/2010 8:49:06 PM
Bill White (humanbeing) Here's a list of some endorsements for the election of Bill White as our next Governor: Amarillo Globe News:  http://amarillo.com/opinion/editorial/2010-10-17/editorialwhite101710.....- 10/20/2010 9:49:43 AM
Video-Will Bratton Talks to Somervell County Residents- For Texas House District 59 (2010) (salon) Disclaimer: this is not a political endorsement of Will Bratton, but rather an interview asking him some questions about himself, his points of view, why he's running, etc.  His opponent i.....- 10/19/2010 5:59:17 PM
Ruminations of the Easily Amused Oct 19 2010 (salon) I heard (Glen Rose) that the animal shelter may be getting solar! That's cool! Still busy this week, more to mow.... I got a new pound doggie today. She is the most beautiful german she.....- 10/19/2010 12:54:37 PM
City of Glen Rose City Vehicles As of October 2010 (salon) Thank you, Peggy B! ************* VEHICLES 2009 FORD CROWN VIC         1038824---------BUCK MARTIN 2009 ¾  CHEV.TRUCK  .....- 10/18/2010 1:31:58 PM
Early Voting Starts TODAY!!!! October 18 2010 (salon) Thank you, Peggy B! ************* VEHICLES 2009 FORD CROWN VIC         1038824---------BUCK MARTIN 2009 ¾  CHEV.TRUCK  .....- 10/18/2010 1:09:18 PM
Ruminations of the Easily Amused for October 18 2010 (salon) Still really busy with autumn clean up chores this week and related. Took a water well sample to the County Extension agent this morning-results will be back tomorrow night at 6:30 pm at the Expo. .....- 10/18/2010 1:08:36 PM
Reminder that the Glen Rose Chamber of Commerce wants you to go to Dallas tomorrow (pharper) I wrote about this before here so am pretty amused that they sent out a reminder today. I don't think the Chamber is doing a good service for the community when they are telling people to .....- 10/18/2010 12:37:17 PM
State government is NOT working for the people it is supposed to serve (pstern) Both major parties get failing grades   by Peter Stern   As much as 4 more years of Texas Governor Rick Perry is scary, many people are scared more by Bill White. Some iss.....- 10/18/2010 11:04:48 AM
Let's all thank Governor Rick Perry (pstern) Do Texans really want to reelect this guy?   by Peter Stern   Texans should send Perry packing.     During his campaign for reelection Governo.....- 10/16/2010 9:43:40 PM
Some Photos from Somervell County National Night Out (Fire and EMS) 2010 (salon) Do Texans really want to reelect this guy?   by Peter Stern   Texans should send Perry packing.     During his campaign for reelection Governo.....- 10/16/2010 8:24:55 PM
Ruminations of the Easily Amused for October 16, 2010 (salon) Just a quick note to wish everyone a great weekend. The weather outside is fabulous, sunny, a little cool, and I have been spending my weekend (so far) mowing, cleaning out junk, and taking stuff t.....- 10/16/2010 4:03:07 PM
Congress just screwed the pooch again (pstern) No COLAs for Social Security recipients No jobs for Americans who need them by Peter Stern   For the 2nd time in 2 years prices used to measure the annual Social Security Benef.....- 10/15/2010 9:09:07 PM
Somervell Expo/Amphitheatre Numbers for August and September 2010 (salon) Mike Dooley's Report to the Commissioners. (click on picture to see close up) Here's link to audio and minutes from Commissioners Court where he talked about the numbers. .....- 10/15/2010 2:10:59 PM
Agenda for Somervell County Commissioners Court Special Session Oct 18 2010 (salon) Thank you, Mary Ann Million. ********************* COMMISSIONER’S COURT MEETING OF SPECIAL SESSION OF SOMERVELL COUNTY     TO WHOM IT MAY CONCERN: PU.....- 10/15/2010 9:28:27 AM
The City Government of Glen Rose and Oakdale Park (humanbeing) Unfortunately, not all on the city council know they are doomed, just Mr. Stricklin and Ms. Oldenberg, who currently are the only voices of reason on the council but have been overridden by the res.....- 10/14/2010 8:18:46 PM
Check Register for Somervell County Month of September 2010 (salon) Unfortunately, not all on the city council know they are doomed, just Mr. Stricklin and Ms. Oldenberg, who currently are the only voices of reason on the council but have been overridden by the res.....- 10/14/2010 5:36:52 PM
Small Peeve-How come the only kind of music any local nightlife event has seems to be country/western? (salon) I don't listen to C/W music and I wish, particularly at events that have a particular flavour, that music that matches the event would be played. I'm not saying to STOP doing that, but dang.....- 10/14/2010 3:17:10 PM
The Rumour Mill (10/14/2010) - Is The Oakdale Park Manager Job Description Bar Set Low on Purpose? (salon) I keep hearing a persistent rumour that Mayor Pam Miller is going to resign and attempt to become the Oakdale Park manager. I think so many people are talking about it, not necessarily because it&#.....- 10/14/2010 12:44:35 PM
Tale of Two Different Earth Kind Roses in Glen Rose -One Set Killed, The Other Thriving (salon) Remember how the Chamber of Commerce, in cooperation with the Somervell County Master Gardener's, was selling earth kind roses this last spring? Donna Hagar of the Master Gardeners did presenta.....- 10/14/2010 9:54:59 AM
5th Circuit Court of Appeals Rules Against David Croft re: *Under God* in Texas Pledge (salon) Here's the ruling from the 5th Circuit Court of Appeals website.. Here's from the conclusion. In summary, neither Texas’s state pledge, Tex. Gov’t Code Ann. § 3.....- 10/14/2010 8:46:52 AM
Ruminations of the Easily Amused for Oct 14 2010 (salon) Mowing today. No surprise. I have been trying to stay out of talking about local precinct politics one way or other other. I just MUST say, though, that I am pretty thrilled with the article ab.....- 10/14/2010 8:38:52 AM
John Graves to be Honored at the Brazos River Fest in Granbury (Oct 22 2010) (salon) JOHN GRAVES TO BE HONORED AT The Brazos RiverFest Friday, October 22nd 2:00pm – 6:00pm Granbury Resort & Conference Center 621 E. Pearl Street, next to the Hilton Garden I.....- 10/14/2010 8:22:11 AM
Not Nonpartisan If the Group Is Run by GOP Affiliations (Speaker Education Project-SEP) (salon) Got an email from Ric Hicks yesterday which read, in part. My name is Ric Hicks and I am a Texas based field representative with the Speaker Education Project (SEP). The SEP is a nati.....- 10/14/2010 8:20:14 AM
Chet Edwards Continues to Defend Using Earmarks (US House District 17) (salon) Saw another article in the B-CS Eagle in which Chet Edwards again talks about why he does earmarks so often. I can't imagine why he thinks a system fraught with favoritism is the right thing to.....- 10/13/2010 6:23:46 PM
Audio & Minutes for Somervell County Commissioners Court Regular Session Oct 11 2010 (salon) Thank you, Judy Nawrocki! ******************** Listen here or right click to download Minutes Commissioners’ Court of Somervell County met in a regular meeting at 9:30 a......- 10/13/2010 6:18:11 PM
Heh. Fort Worth Weekly Takes on Glen Rose - Jeff Prince's Article of October 13, 2010 (salon) Watch out. Barbara Mitchell used some foul language in this article. You've been warned. Otherwise, this is a terrific article about Kathryn Jones and the Glen Rose Reporter. Enjoy! Ka.....- 10/13/2010 3:27:51 PM
You Can Get Your Well Water Tested- Somervell County October 18th 2010 (salon) I ran down earlier today to the County extension office to get both the information on how to get a water sample of my private well as well as info on how to turn it in and get the results back. YO.....- 10/13/2010 1:35:36 PM
Ruminations of the Easily Amused for October 13, 2010 (salon) ONE OF MY DR TRIMMERS IS FIXED NOW. I CAN MOW!!! Also did my first test of using green screen technique with Adobe After Effects and Premiere Pro CS3.  I very much like the Keylight module.....- 10/13/2010 11:29:40 AM
Energy Future Holdings Corp Value DROPPED AGAIN by 4 BILLION DOLLARS - Why Should Taxpayers Back a Loan for them? (salon) Energy Futures Holdings is in financial distress. Because the price of natural gas has gone down, EFH had to lower the value of their holdings by 4 billion bucks.  Last year, EFH had to devalu.....- 10/13/2010 9:34:14 AM
Video- Chet Edwards' Ad about Bill Flores and Bankruptcy (salon) Energy Futures Holdings is in financial distress. Because the price of natural gas has gone down, EFH had to lower the value of their holdings by 4 billion bucks.  Last year, EFH had to devalu.....- 10/12/2010 10:11:25 PM
Audio - Somervell County Hospital Authority Board Meeting Oct 7 2010 (salon) Energy Futures Holdings is in financial distress. Because the price of natural gas has gone down, EFH had to lower the value of their holdings by 4 billion bucks.  Last year, EFH had to devalu.....- 10/12/2010 8:04:47 PM
Let's not have another Holy War. (humanbeing) Knowledge is power and without it, we have no understanding.  Without understanding, we are nowhere. There are many ways of looking at the same thing. Two excellent documentaries this week at .....- 10/12/2010 6:16:42 PM
Video- Joelle Ogletree's Appeal to the Texas Supreme Court Denied (October 8 2010) (salon) The other day, on October 8, 2010, the Texas Supreme Court issued a regular court order regarding a number of cases they have been asked to hear. Civil Case Ogletree vs Glen Rose Independent School.....- 10/12/2010 10:29:18 PM
Really Pretty Day Today-Went Down to the Glen Rose Riverwalk (salon) and I was happy to see Bill Daniels and some people from Howard Electric, including Phillip Howard, putting in electrical cable in some ditches along the path. That would be in preparation for ligh.....- 10/12/2010 4:33:42 PM
Video-City of Glen Rose Town Council Talks About Surveillance Cameras on Riverwalk (salon) and I was happy to see Bill Daniels and some people from Howard Electric, including Phillip Howard, putting in electrical cable in some ditches along the path. That would be in preparation for ligh.....- 10/12/2010 3:00:03 PM
Video- Let's Go Hire For a Job Before We Have a Job Description-WHEE!!!!! (salon) I'm sorry. I'm rolling my eyes even as I write this. I said before that I do NOT understand how you can go put in ad in the paper for a position without at least FIRST having a clear idea o.....- 10/12/2010 12:50:32 PM
Video-Johnny Martin Made Glen Rose Mayor Pro-Tem (salon) I'm sorry. I'm rolling my eyes even as I write this. I said before that I do NOT understand how you can go put in ad in the paper for a position without at least FIRST having a clear idea o.....- 10/12/2010 10:59:49 AM
Video- Karen Richardson Talks About Historical Preservation Project (salon) Slightly edited, you can hear the full presentation at the audio link. Karen Richardson hoisted up two boxes of information and some maps to show the work that Dr Baker and the Tarleton students di.....- 10/12/2010 10:28:14 AM
VIDEO-Glen Rose City Council appoints new council member Tom Osborne (salon) As readers know, Barbara Mitchell, city councilwoman, resigned a couple of weeks ago. Last night the City of Glen Rose Town Council not only voted to accept her resignation, which was effective imm.....- 10/12/2010 8:57:37 AM
Audio- Somervell County Special Session Oct 8 2010 (salon) As readers know, Barbara Mitchell, city councilwoman, resigned a couple of weeks ago. Last night the City of Glen Rose Town Council not only voted to accept her resignation, which was effective imm.....- 10/12/2010 8:01:46 AM
Audio and Some Pics from City of Glen Rose Town Council Meeting Oct 11 2010 (salon) Agenda here Listen here or download by right-clicking Will have some vid clips over the next few days...... That's Tom Osborn (Osbourne?) in the hat .....- 10/11/2010 10:20:50 PM
This is News? Pro Nuclear Power Plant Lobbying Group To Give Award to Chet *Earmark King* Edwards (salon) Saw a PR blurb in which Luminant Comanche Peak is going to host a lunch which features LOBBYISTS for a PRO-Nuclear advocacy group that is, no surprise, going to give an award to Chet Edwards. Why s.....- 10/11/2010 4:18:15 PM
Reading This Week- Rosseau and Revolution by Will Durant (Oct 11 2010) (salon) I've read other parts of Durant's "Story of Civilzation" and found it very engaging. I haven't read it recently and wonder whether I would agree with all the historical conclu.....- 10/11/2010 2:30:35 PM
Speed Traps in Glen Rose and Somervell County? (salon) I saw in the Fort Worth Weekly where Jeff Prince wrote an article about speed traps in Fort Worth and referenced a site called Speedtrap.org Yup, Glen Rose is listed on the pages from Texas. .....- 10/11/2010 2:22:33 PM
Wires and Cables and Plugs- Oh My! (salon) After watching Hoarders recently, I have felt this urge to clear out as much stuff as possible and organize some boxes that have stuff in them. One of those boxes is ful of cables and plugs. For ex.....- 10/11/2010 11:59:14 AM
A Few Months Into it, What Do You Think of the Health Reform Bill That was Passed? (October 2010) (salon) SilenceIsGolden made a comment about health reform and insurance and it made me wonder, from a practical standpoint, how the health bill is affecting people personally. Has it been a good thing for.....- 10/10/2010 11:26:57 PM
Video O Nite- How to Make LED Sneakers (salon) SilenceIsGolden made a comment about health reform and insurance and it made me wonder, from a practical standpoint, how the health bill is affecting people personally. Has it been a good thing for.....- 10/10/2010 11:34:31 PM
Ruminations of the Easily Amused for October 10 2010 (salon) Sleepy Sunday morning. Playing around with Adobe After Effects and green screens. These are pretty wonderful old photos from what appears to be Charles Dickens time. This is an older articl.....- 10/10/2010 12:02:32 PM
Thin Skins and Opinions-Free Speech, The Internet and Newspapers (salon) UPDATED: We have removed a set of comments that had devolved from a mere discussion. About thin skins: Somervell County Salon has gotten comments for years (we've been doing this since 2005) th.....- 10/9/2010 11:25:48 PM
Well Owners Register With the PGCD? Hearing in Johnson County on Oct 18 about Groundwater Rules (salon) Saw this in the Hillsboro Reporter. There's going to be a hearing in Cleburne on October 18 2010 to talk about the water conservation district that the last Texas legislature passed. The Prairi.....- 10/9/2010 1:58:49 PM
Bill Flores Who Speaks Against Government Bailouts, Received Sweet Deal through Bankruptcy (salon) via the Dallas Morning News Remember how Bill Flores said he was against corporate welfare. But then, ooops. Chet "Earmark King" Edwards, who is favor of corporate welfare for Comanch.....- 10/9/2010 1:26:01 PM
Ruminations of the Easily Amused for Oct 9 2010 (salon) Friday Night Football October 8th 2010- Glen Rose trounces Venus Glen Rose 52, Venus 7 Here's an example, in Boynton, Oklahoma, of a public official who was charged with, and pled.....- 10/9/2010 11:51:54 AM
Paluxy Valley Marching Band Contest is Today in Glen Rose (October 9 2010) at GRISD (salon) Friday Night Football October 8th 2010- Glen Rose trounces Venus Glen Rose 52, Venus 7 Here's an example, in Boynton, Oklahoma, of a public official who was charged with, and pled.....- 10/9/2010 10:56:27 AM
Feels Like the Iceberg of Glen Rose City Council Coverup Is Breaking Up (salon) There are three things that give me a glimmer of hope that there is MOVEMENT towards breaking up the logjam. There are several things that happened that gave an aura of stalemate, corruption and in.....- 10/9/2010 10:49:24 AM
*I think they might have predicted our demise a little too soon,* says Chet Edwards (pharper) Waco, Texas (CNN) -- The volunteers file into the steamy campaign headquarters wearing bright red Chet Edwards T-shirts. A group of old men pull their "Vets for Chet" hats down tight, wai.....- 10/8/2010 6:21:45 PM
Agenda Somervell County Water District Board Meeting October 11 2010 7 pm (salon) Thank you, Kathy Brown! ****************** Somervell County Water District Notice of Meeting of Board of Directors NOTICE IS HEREBY GIVEN that a meeting of the Board of Directors of.....- 10/8/2010 5:17:17 PM
Agenda Regular Session of Somervell County Commissioners Court Oct 12 2010 (salon) Thank you, Mary Ann Million **************** COMMISSIONERS’ COURT MEETING OF REGULAR SESSION OF SOMERVELL COUNTY   TO WHOM IT MAY CONCERN: PURSUANT TO THE TEX.....- 10/8/2010 3:16:30 PM
Good news club or Bad news club (jcarmich) In our country it really is not freedom from religion.  I lived in Irving Tx they built a huge Mosque near an elementary school.  The question you have to ask yourself are they going to have a good.....- 10/8/2010 10:17:15 AM
Daniel Ellsberg and the Pentagon Papers (humanbeing) For those of you who, like me, lived in this time but have forgotten many of the salient details of the story and for those of you who were too young to know it, watch this excellent documentary on.....- 10/7/2010 8:42:30 PM
Honey Bees (humanbeing) DENVER — It has been one of the great murder mysteries of the garden: what is killing off the honeybees? Since 2006, 20 to 40 percent of the bee colonies in the United States alone have s.....- 10/7/2010 8:13:40 PM
What Restaurants Do You Like Around Here (Within about a 30 mile radius)? (salon) I heard the other day that Three Rivers has closed. I never ate there because, frankly, I was put off to begin with that the owner said it would teach people from Glen Rose what fine dining was. Th.....- 10/7/2010 3:22:31 PM
Agenda for City of Glen Rose Town Council Meeting October 11.2010 (salon) Thank you Rosario Sosol ********************* NOTICE OF REGULAR MEETING CITY COUNCIL OF THE CITY OF GLEN ROSE OCTOBER 11, 2010 - 5:30 PM COUNCIL CHAMBERS – TOWN HALL &.....- 10/7/2010 1:43:58 PM
Audio from Somervell County Hospital Authority dba Glen Rose Medical Center Sep 23 2010 (salon) Thank you Rosario Sosol ********************* NOTICE OF REGULAR MEETING CITY COUNCIL OF THE CITY OF GLEN ROSE OCTOBER 11, 2010 - 5:30 PM COUNCIL CHAMBERS – TOWN HALL &.....- 10/7/2010 11:43:56 AM
Should Governmental Executive Sessions Be Recorded? (Texas) (salon) Interesting thought from Freedom of Information Foundation of Texas about whether there should only be a *certified agenda* for executive sessions or have audio. From the Star-Telegram. .....- 10/7/2010 11:29:19 AM
Texans shouldn't get suckered into voting for a Statewide Property Tax (pstern) The next Pandora's Box and General "Slush" Fund in the Glorious State of Texas by Peter Stern The Texas House and Senate are salivating over a statewide property tax. It is th.....- 10/7/2010 10:42:30 AM
the auction process (silenceisgolden) Was just curious about how this process was suppose to happen.  A family member of mine recently had their property auctioned off at the courthouse.  Don't know who bought it but.....- 10/6/2010 4:17:26 PM
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