Have you ever heard of the towns Cortelyou or Henze, Texas? The towns were listed in a Ghost Towns of Texas post. Cortelyou had a post office at one time. This editor had never heard of either. Any of you history buffs know anything about them?

RHS junior Paige Elliott vaults at the AAU meet held in Converse, TX at Judson High School last weekend. Only clearing 9’, which is low for her, but it was good enough for 6th place and qualified her for the National meet to be held in North Carolina later in the summer.  

RHS 2019 graduate Daniel Vasquez recently signed to play football for the Hardin Simmons University Cowboys in Abilene this fall. In the 2A Division II All District honors, Vasquez was named to 1st Team Defensive End and 1st Team Kicker during the 2019 season. Daniel is the son of Taurino Vazquez and Carolina Diaz. Go Cowboys!

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Have you ever heard of the towns Cortelyou or Henze, Texas? The towns were listed in a Ghost Towns of Texas post. Cortelyou had a post office at one time. This editor had never heard of either. Any of you history buffs know anything about them?

Livestock deaths due to anthrax have been confirmed in our area this summer. Anthrax outbreaks are usually prompted by mild, wet winters and springs followed by dry periods.

Peggy and Tom Taylor, OSR royalty.

The 58th Annual Old Settlers King and Queen will be Mr. and Mrs. Tom Taylor of Barksdale, Texas.

On Monday, July 8th, there was a rumor going around about anthrax cases in Sutton County. Later that week I heard that my brother, Rocky Jones, had lost some cows due to the anthrax outbreak.

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