The Kerr County Historical Commission will meet at noon Monday, May 17, at the Union Church building on the corner of Memorial Boulevard and Travis Street.
The Joshua D. Brown Chapter of the Daughters of the Republic of Texas will host its end-of-year luncheon on Tuesday, May 25, at the historic Schreiner Mansion at Riverhill Country Club. Scheduled to begin at 11 a.m., the luncheon will feature local retired physician Dr. Henry David Pope Jr.…
A few weeks ago, I received a telephone call from a kind reader who lives in Comfort. She told me she had some old issues of Grinstead’s Graphic, and if I was interested in them, I could have them. I was definitely interested, and so I hopped in my truck and headed to Comfort.
My long-time friend and classmate Carol Neely dropped by two very interesting photographs this week, and they inspired me to investigate the story they depicted. The photos were part of her late father’s collection, and I was very thankful to receive them.
This year, the Daughters of the American Revolution have invited all chapters — including the Major James Kerr Chapter — to participate in a nationwide centennial celebration of the Tomb of the Unknown Soldier.