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Orienteering Course at Kickerillo-Mischer Preserve

  GPS has changed the way Americans think about traveling. Drivers no longer tediously map out their routes or give much thought to which way is north. Although many appreciate the freedom of GPS, experts worry an overreliance on technology has reduced our natural abilities. It’s a problem the Boy Scouts of America seeks to […]

Texas Election Results

  Thank you to everyone who voted in the Nov. 5 election! Because of voters like you, Precinct 4 will benefit from additional funding for flood control and park improvements. Read more below to learn more about these recently approved amendments. Proposition 5 This amendment allocates sales tax revenue collected from the sale of sporting […]

Little Free Library at Kickerillo-Mischer Preserve

  Take a book; share a book. That’s the message greeting visitors at Kickerillo-Mischer Preserve’s new miniature library. The library includes two wooden benches near an enclosed bookcase along Marshall Lake near the park’s entrance. The site has become a popular reading spot at the preserve and a convenient way for community members to trade […]

33rd Annual Pioneer Day Transports Park Visitors Into the Past

  Jesse H. Jones Park & Nature Center brings the past to life with authentically outfitted reenactors, old-fashioned games, interactive experiences, and musical performances during Pioneer Day on Saturday, Nov. 9, from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. The fun kicks off with popular settler-era games and activities in the park’s Redbud Hill Homestead. Visitors are […]