Wake Up Crew

National Tea Day – Who Has Free Tea in Texarkana?
Lisa and I always tell what day it is along with birthdays, anniversaries and a little history at 7:15 every weekday morning, so this morning when I read it is National Tea Day, I could barely contain myself. There really is nothing better than a tall glass of ice-cold sweet tea. Well, I take that b…
Mosquito Net Bed Frame For Camp – Jim Weaver DIY
I've been going to camp with my Boy Scout son Tyler for three years now and we're coming up on year number four very soon. Every year I have seen these fantastic mosquito net frames some of the boys from other troops had for their beds and I kept thinking "one of these days I&apos…
What Food Do You Associate With Texarkana?
There are many places all over the world that when you hear the name, you automatically associate them with a food, like when you hear of a cheesesteak most people think of Philadelphia, right? New York gives us deli food and hot dogs from street vendors...
PG Hawks Baseball In The Studio This Morning
Really it was more of a John Williams interview with two of the Pleasant Grove coaches and three of the pitchers this morning around 7:30. I'm a baseball fan, but I'm a schlub next to news and sports guru John Williams. So when we get the coaches in I usually just sit back and relax a bit.
Modern Handgun Cleaning – Much Easier Than You Might Think
It's something a lot of us kind of take for granted after you've been shooting guns for along time, cleaning that pistol. Some of us do it too often, some not often enough. Since a lot of us will spend time this holiday weekend at the range sending bullets downrange, let's make sure we're safe and o…
Gear Heads Dream Shop – Look What Jim Stumbled Into In Katy, TX
Moral of the story first: You never know who you might run into.
It was just another Saturday in Houston running errands with mom on the day before Mother's Day, which included a run out to Katy, TX just west of the big city of Houston to pick up something my mom had left at a gift store with on…
Are These The Most Beautiful Views In Texarkana?
The weather simply hasn't cooperated with me lately. Every time I wanted to go out and take a few photos of great views around the Texarkana area the skies would cloud up on me. Obviously, as you can see from the pictures, even on a cloudy day these spots are pretty nice.

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