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VideoLost Catahoula Leopard Dog - Tri Color, Orange Collar, Male about 1yo, "lg" tattoo in left ear. Last seen FM 539 near feedlot. Call 361-293-8633 if found.
Our beloved Gracie is missing since October, Dachshund/Lab mix, microchipped, about 30 pounds, black with little white. $1000 reward for safe return. Call with any information, 830-393-9999 or 419-250-9099.

VideoFound: Male Heeler dog, on County Road 307, La Vernia, very friendly to people and other dogs. If he's yours call 830-391-5046.
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Sharing memories at reunion in Three Oaks Community




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Rainy Days and Starry Nights
December 5, 2012 | 2,096 views | Post a comment

As my brother Bob and I drove down the country road in the Three Oaks community west of Poth, Texas, I saw farmland with occasional oil wells pumping the black oil from the ground. Once in a while I would see one that was silent. But what we mostly saw was the land with no crops on it. This area of Wilson County used to be rich farmland that produced corn, maize, peanuts, and other legumes. Before that it was cotton, but then the boll weevil wiped out the farmers in the ’30s, and most of the farmers who lived in the Three Oaks, Dewees, and Kasper communities started to grow flax, peanuts, corn, and vegetables. Most of Wilson County’s men were farmers back then. . . .

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