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"America will never be destroyed from the outside. If we falter and lose our freedoms, it will be because we destroyed ourselves."

 

 

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Vendors, vendors, and more vendors for your shopping pleasure at the Historic Roundhouse.  Get a headstart on your Christmas shopping or just enjoy the variety of offerings from garden items to jewelry in air conditioned comfort.  Cinnamon roll and lunch served.

Hear the real story about the biggest shoutout in Dallas County history from one of the finest local orators, Rod Stanley.  There will be additional speakers, artifacts, cars and weapons.  Opportunities will be available to visit the historical marker north of Dexter where the shootout took place.  Stay tuned for further information.

The Roundhouse will be hosting the Seventh Annual Fried Chicken Dinner on Sunday, June 14 at 11 am.

Bring everyone you know to the Historic Roundhouse for the best fried chicken in the midwest and tasty homemade sides and desserts.   You can learn about the interesting history of the Historic Roundhouse by following the wall displays surrounding the inside of the building.

I finally got tired of waiting for the old server host to restore my data, so I pulled a backup copy from 02/14.  It's my bad that I didn't have a newer copy, but at least I don't have to start over from scratch.  I plan on reloading all of the Weezy words over the next couple of days.  There's going to be a few thing that are going to go missing for good, but I'm looking forward to getting on with adding some new stuff.  Thanks for you patience.

The company that is mapping the world has been back though our fine town.  This time they picked a bright sunny day and spent some time here.  Looks like they mapped most of the town.  All the major paved (?) streets seem to have been covered.  It's an interesting exercise to try to find your house and see how bad the yard looks.  You can check it out on the Google Map page starting with a fine shot of downtown.

The webcam has returned!!  For all you fans of watching my propane barell you can see it here.  There is some new hardware in use this year so hopefully the stablility will be a little better than last year.  My son won't be rebooting the computer everytime his Minecraft game freezes.  My favorites are the sunset pictures.  So all you snowbirds that think you have to go south as soon as the temp dips below 60, check in and see what fun the rest of us are putting up with this winter.

How about this heat!!  The Fall Festival was HOT!!  No other way to put it, but it was great, hot or not.  I took a few parade pictures.  Check out the Gallery page to see them.  The Gallup race results are here.  Only a mere 51 weeks till the fun starts all over again.