Venison guisado or stew?

This pot of tasty Mexican stew began as guisado but Luke decided it was time for stew and changed plans as the meat simmered. Photo by Luke Clayton

Venison guisado or stew?

One day this past week my wife saw me out behind the house at my little cabin, working around the cooking fire pit. “What you up to”? She called out from the house. “Not sure but I have some cubed venison steak and wild pork, going to make something ‘Mexican’. “Well, WHAT”? She continued to quiz.

Springer's Capitol update

As we gather together this Easter weekend and celebrate the joy of life eternal, I wanted to give a quick update from Austin. Session is in full swing and it's been a busy week at the Capitol with some late nights. I laid out a few bills before Committees and we voted on a number of high priority bills this week ranging from protecting the right to life to expanding rural broadband access to strengthening election integrity. Read more for the full update on what we're working on for Senate District 30 and the State of Texas.

Home Run Derby

Boys and girls from Jacksboro Elementary School competed in a home run derby to raise funds. Pictured left to right: Mackenzie Smith, Jorja Baker, & Addy Mathis.

Home Run Derby

Trent Lewis, Cason Hart & Ford Lewis

Home Run Derby

Jacksboro Elementary students have recently been busy with a Home Run Derby fundraiser for the Concerned Citizens.


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