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LJT Day 3: It got real

April 25, 2013

LJT- Day 2: Horse head masks, fiddles and lots of beer

Justin Green / Entertainment Editor

April 24, 2013

Filed under Opinion

Day two of Larry Joe Taylor Texas Music Festival was much warmer than day one, so the fans were out to enjoy the great weather. The day started off with a band that's new to the Texas country scene, the Green Light Pistols. G...

“Evil Dead” is a groovy gore fest

Chelsea Bradley / News Editor

April 7, 2013

Filed under Opinion

Fans of Sam Raimi's 1981 horror flick "The Evil Dead" have undoubtedly felt apprehensive about the recent reboot of the series. However, as a devoted Deadite myself I can assure those fans, Fede Alvarez's reimagining is well w...

Award-winning Marilyn Nelson powerfully reads her words of poetry to the Tarleton Community

Landon Pool / Reporter

March 6, 2013

Filed under Opinion

"We are the masters. Language is the tool," explained renowned poet Marilyn Nelson during her visit to a crowd of students and faculty in the Humanities building on March 5. Dr. Nelson shared her mastery of language while readi...

Hard Eight BBQ is Texas at its best

Landon Pool / Reporter

March 1, 2013

Filed under Opinion

Nobody should live in Stephenville and without having eaten at Hard Eight BBQ. Nothing is truer to Texas or more fitting for the Cowboy Capital of Texas.  It had been too long since the last time I visited this establishment...

The Cotton Patch Café is a good value for casual dining

Landon Pool / Reporter

February 27, 2013

Filed under Opinion

Since the first Black Eyed Pea restaurant, places that feature "home cookin'", especially in Texas, have been hugely successful. A thriving chain with numerous Texas locations, the Cotton Patch Café is a popular restaurant in ...