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Columns October 3, 2017  RSS feed
Trent Ashby
District 57 House of Representatives
     In my most recent column, I discussed with you the specific items that committees in the Texas House will consider as the entire state recovers from the devastation caused by Hurricane Harvey. In addition to these items, the Speaker of the House asked for input from all members on items that we wish to see committees raise over the interim as we work into the next legislative session. 
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Cooking Country
     I just finished an article on the history of Parker Cemetery and boy did it bring back memories. When I was growing up the Parker Memorial was my favorite day of the year, excluding Christmas. My cousins and I loved to run through those mounded graves, barefoot with the hot sand burning them as we ran. We would rush to get to the next tree for the cooling shade. 
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Leon County Sheriff’s Report
     9/20/17 Deputy Tommy Page dispatched to PR 1270 in Centerville in reference to a suspicious vehicle complaint. Report made. Deputy Tommy Page dispatched to CR 2371 in Oakwood in reference to a theft complaint. Report made. Deputy Jerry Nichols dispatched to Cass Street in Centerville in reference to a warrant service request. One arrested and transported to the Leon County Jail.
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Game Warden Field Notes
     The following items are compiled from recent Texas Parks and Wildlife Department law enforcement reports. Struggles with Math
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