Local Cedars Under Attack

Friday, June 20th, 2008

Our cedars are dying! Recent observations around the Hill Country area have confirmed the “browning” of the Ashe Juniper, locally known as “cedar.” In fact, large stands of naked cedars have been sighted. And—old growth cedars used as ornamental trees have also been affected. The cedar tree is deemed by many ...

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Resources for Residents

Saturday, June 14th, 2008

Grocery shopping. Commuting to work. Hiring a plumber. All of these are relatively uncomplicated tasks—that is, for those living close to urban centers. The fact is that these seemingly simple activities are amplified in their complexity the further one moves away from civilization. For those not accustomed to “living out ...

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