FRED! Monthly Archives: November 2017

Michael Martin Murphey to turn ‘Wildfire’ into a Movie

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For Michael Martin Murphey, changing up his Cowboy Christmas Show would be “like coming to town and not singing Wildfire.” “The audience would kill us if we changed it,” said the American music legend during an interview about his Dec … Continue reading

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Sally Clark poem: My Santa Claus

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My husband is my Santa Claus; he decorates our house and lawn with lights and garland and tinsel bright; an exuberant celebration to herald the birth of Generosity and Grace. My husband is my Santa Claus; he loves to give, … Continue reading

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Own hunting land to lease? The law requires something of you.

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Own hunting land? Landowners who lease their private property for hunting in return for any type of compensation are required to obtain a hunting lease license from the Texas Parks and Wildlife Department (TPWD). There are three types of licenses available: Hunting lease … Continue reading

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Go alone to healthcare.gov, and you may not see a local doctor

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I’ve had a lot of people in my office over the last few years who enrolled in the health insurance programs offered through Healthcare.gov. They did it on their own by logging on, finding the plan they wanted, and signing … Continue reading

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Phil Houseal: Nutcracker with a touch of Grinch

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Tis the season of nutcrackers, ballerinas, and dancing sugarplums, whatever those are. So of course Regan Mann of Fredericksburg Dance Company wanted to toss a little grinchiness into this sometimes syrupy season. Sure, her dancers will offer a Nutcracker Ballet. … Continue reading

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“Buyer Motivation!” (Reason to House Sell During the Holidays)

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The holidays have arrived and so has the time of year when home sellers wonder whether they should keep their properties on the market or take them off. If owners haven’t listed their home yet, they may be asking themselves … Continue reading

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Sally Clark poetry: Where’s My Hug?

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Where could the hug be? Join the hunt in this playful lift-the-flap book. Bright illustrations and simple text will keep children engaged in the search. The sweet conclusion will delight little ones and inspire hugs! Watch Video: Author Sally Clark … Continue reading

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Nicole Bartel: Why First-time Home Buyers are sidelined

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The National Association of Realtors’ 2017 Profile of Home Buyers and Sellers shows despite strong interest in owning a home, a continued drought in housing supply has led to price growth over the past year — keeping many first-time home buyers … Continue reading

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