Sunday, October 14, 2012

How a Navarro County ghost town keeps the spirit alive

A recent article available on mySA covers the ghost town of Pelham, formed by freed slaves in 1866. Once boasting a population of 350, the community has dwindled down to between 40 and 50 residents. But once every year, the town holds a homecoming that draws in people from all over Texas. Click the link to learn more.

Monday, October 8, 2012

It's October the WHAT?!?

I apologize profusely for neglecting the blog for almost a month. Things have been rather busy in my neck of the woods. But I noticed that there aren't any guesses for the mystery photo that I posted last month, so I'll post a photo essay of the ghost town in question this coming weekend. It will definitely be worth the wait - and now that temperatures are dropping, worth the trip!