Benbrook Library / Exhibits

The Library Cowboys Up

In Texas, we sure love our Cowboys. I don’t mean the Cowboys of the gridiron, though many of us continue to steadfastly love them through spirit-dropping “drops” and heartbreak-inducing collarbone breaks. No, I’m talking about the real thing: Ropin’, ridin’, six-shootin’, cattle drivin’, camp fire song singin’ cowboys (clearly, all my knowledge of cowboys comes … Continue reading

Benbrook Library / Exhibits

Texas: Hot in Temperature, Not So Much in Other Areas

  A few weeks ago, our library director brought our attention to a recently released report (alliteration to the max!) by the Texas Legislative Study Group entitled “Texas on the Brink.” The report, now on its sixth edition, details how Texas ranks relative to the other states in important categories such as education, health care, … Continue reading