Monthly Archive for: ‘January, 2016’

  • Texas Toll Roads

    Public outrage rises as cost of Austin toll road triples

    By Terri Hall – January 17, 2016 Toll roads in Texas face growing opposition and a shocking revelation by the Central Texas Regional Mobility Authority (CTRMA) just threw gasoline on the fire. The CTRMA tripled its initial cost estimates for its plan to add toll …

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  • Colonel Knox Bringing The Cannons From Fort Ticonderoga

    A Noble Train of Artillery (1775-1776)

    ~by James Still ~ Lacking artillery in the Continental Army, Washington approved Henry Knox’s bold plan to transport 60 Tons of captured British artillery from Ft. Ticonderoga to Boston.  During the dead of winter and over the course of 56 days, Colonel Knox transported the …

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It is the duty of the patriot to protect his country from its government. ~ Thomas Paine