My hometown Ft. Worth, Texas started as a sleepy outpost on the banks of the Trinity river. It would later grow into a bustling cattle shipping hub earning the nickname Cowtown. Today Fort Worth is one of the largest cities in the country and is part an even larger metropolitan area. In 2003, we knew … Continue reading Throwback Thursday: Cowtown
Ft. Worth, Texas or Cowtown became famous for its stockyards. The Ft. Worth Herd began in its daily cattle drives through the streets of the historic Stockyards in 1999. The Ft. Worth herd is comprised of the iconic Longhorn cattle. Cattle played an important part of the economy of Ft Worth first with cattle trails … Continue reading F is for Fort Worth Herd
Took these pictures on my last trip to Texas. While The Big Guy & I where students at Southwestern Baptist Theological Seminary in Ft. Worth, Texas I always wanted to get a night shot of the rotunda. The rotunda at night is an impressive. It is especially impressive during Missions week when flags from around … Continue reading Sky Watch Friday: SWBTS Rotunda
You may have seen this one on the news last week. Last week 2 planes collided at the Northwest Regional Airport in Roanoke, TX. The white plane was attempting to land while the red plane was taking off. The white plane landed on the red one. No one was injured in collision. I used to … Continue reading Oops!
Charles Ray Fuller of Ft Worth, Texas had a "brilliant" get rich quick plan. He "borrowed" a check from his girlfriend's mother and added some slight modifications. His little plan ran into some problems when bank officials became suspicious of the 10 zeros Fuller added to the check. Yes, he tried to cash a check … Continue reading Another ID10T Winner