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Donald Ray Backus

Donald Ray Backus of San Marcos, Texas, passed away Sunday, June 16, 2019, at the age of 79. Services will be held Saturday, July 27, 2019. Arrangements by Pennington Funeral

Margaret A. Orme

Margaret A. Orme of Buda, Texas, passed away Monday, June 17, 2019, at the age of 78. No services are planned at this time. Arrangements by Pennington Funeral Home, San

Miss Mona and Sheriff Dodd, played by Nicholas Bordovsky, have a long-standing relationship, Dodd does not interfere with her business and Miss Mona is a decent and law-abiding citizen in every respect but her line of work.

The Wimberley Players is putting on a production of "The Best Little Whorehouse in Texas." Pictured are Amanda Shelton as the infamous Miss Mona and Andrea Hurell as Jewel, Miss Mona's confidant, along with the rest of the girls of the Chicken Ranch.
Photos by Mary Rath

'The Best Little Whorehouse in Texas'

The iconic musical "The Best Little Whorehouse in Texas" opens on the Wimberley Players stage June 28 and runs through July 21, including two Thursday night performances July 11 and

The mimosa tree has showy fragrant light to dark pink flowers.

Albizia julibrissin is a species of tree in the family Fabaceae, native to southwestern and eastern Asia. The genus is named after the Italian nobleman Filippo degli Albizzi, who introduced it to Europe in the mid-18th century.
Photos courtesy of Joe Urbach

Growth in gardening: The Mimosa Tree

The mimosa tree, sometimes called the Persian silk tree, is a legume that can help enrich the soil where it grows. It is a deciduous tree that grows from 10


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