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From Dave Matthews to Timecop1983: A Conversation with Crockett

After a bit of an interview hiatus, we are back with one of our best yet! We had a chance to talk to Crockett recently and he delivers some really great answers to our questions. 1,556 more words


"Filth" "Other People's Children" and the Era of Trump

“Filth” “Other People’s Children” and the Era of Trump

The Southwest Political Report

By: Matt Sedillo

On April 11th 2017 Attorney General Jeff Sessions spoke in Nogales Arizona to announce “the Department of Justice’s Renewed Commitment to Criminal Immigration Enforcement.” To those familiar with the legacy of the Barrack Obama Deporter in Chief this announcement of renewed commitment, indicating there had been some lack of political will to “enforce the law,” might seem strange to hear. 1,868 more words

Progressive citizens, pt. 3.

Sometime in 1914, the Wilson Times published a three-page insert highlighting the achievements of the town’s African-American community. “Wilson is fortunate in having a large proportion of sensible negroes,” the writer opined, and counted among the laudable such well-known citizens and institutions as  245 more words

City Of Wilson

2 Injured After Chase On I-80 In Crockett Ends With Crash

CROCKETT (CBS SF) — Two people suffered minor injuries when a vehicle pursuit by Vallejo police ended in a three-vehicle collision on westbound Interstate Highway 80 in Crockett Tuesday afternoon, the California Highway Patrol said. 127 more words


New Pleasant Hill Baptist Church, Germany Community, Crockett, Texas Forest Trail Region

If you read my last blog entry, you will have found me driving around in the Davy Crockett National Forest in search of cemeteries, historical markers, and massacre sites.   376 more words


Carrying on in a New Direction

Desertislanders is back, everyone!

In fact, it was never intended to have fallen off the radar like it did. This continues to be my pet project–one i feel compelled to make into a reality of sorts, but as we all know, life happens. 331 more words


Nathan Hale’s Hazardous Tales: Alamo All-Stars by Nathan Hale

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I read Alamo All-Stars over the course of a couple days. This is a super-fun graphic novel that is perfect for teaching kids about history!  333 more words