Gillespie Life

Native animals that could cause the most harm

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This topic came to me in an article in Texas Wildlife by Todd Steele about the various dangers we might encounter outdoors. I didn’t take a poll, but I bet the majority of people would answer the above question that they are most afraid of snakes.

Golden Hub nets ‘Round-up’ grant

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Recently, the Operation Round-Up Board of Directors at Central Texas Electric Cooperative approved a grant to the Gillespie County Committee on Aging.

Shackleton’s South Pole quest

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He was a principal figure during the Heroic Age of Antarctic Exploration, named the 11th of the 100 Greatest Britons that ever lived, and turned the failure of what was to be his greatest expedition into one of the most epic tales of survival ever told.

Three stages of oak wilt

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Oak wilt in the Texas Hill Country has three stages.In stage one, oaks have no signs of oak wilt.

Workfest postponed for now

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A good idea might be an even better one once the COVID-19 pandemic slows down.