A county that once existed along Spring Creek will now be remembered for generations
after receiving a marker from the Texas Historical Commission during a ceremony at Spring
Creek Park Nov. 17.
As part of the ceremony, Precinct 4 Commissioner R. Jack Cagle recognized historians with
the Harris County Historical Commission, Spring Creek Museum, and Montgomery County
Historical Commission for their research into the history of Spring Creek County as well as the
descendants of Spring Creek County’s founders.
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Help is only a phone call away for families in need this holiday season during the Houston
Food Bank and ABC-13’s 2014 Share Your Holidays Food Drive.
From Dec. 2 to Dec. 8, Houston area individuals and families needing food assistance are
invited to call a hotline to apply for a family-size holiday food box. Call 713-547-8692 to apply
in English and 713-547-8693 to apply in Spanish. continue reading »
Hayrides, children’s crafts, historical reenactments, interactive games and folk music
performances were among the many activities Pioneer Day attendees experienced Saturday,
Nov. 14 at Jesse H. Jones Park & Nature Center.
Every year, this popular event gives park-goers the opportunity to explore the Redbud Hill
Homestead and the nearby Akokisa Indian Village as historical interpreters outfitted in authentic
period attire demonstrate the lifestyles of early residents. continue reading »