Bastrop Texas candidates forum on Sunday Sept 21. More details and more video on *******bastropbuilder****/blog
Linda Yanez, appointed by Ann Richards, is now running for her fourth term in the Texas Supreme Court. She talks at a backyard event at the charming home of Mitzi VanSant in Smithville, Texas which has picked as the site of many Hollywood movies as the archetypal small town.
Susan Strawn, running for the Texas Court of Criminal Appeals, Place 3, talks at Mitzi VanSant's home in Smithville, TX at a Democratic gathering on August 9, 2008
Sam Houston spoke at Mitzi VanSant's home in Smithville, Texas at a Democratic gathering on August 9, 2008.
Rick Noriega speaks at Mitzi VanSant's lovely home in Smithville, Texas, scene of many movies seeking the archetypal small American town. Rick is running for US Senate in Texas.
Chris Duggan is running for District Judge in Bastrop County. He is interviewed by Paul Terry Walhus of Spring**** and BastropBuilder**** at Mitzi VanSant's gathering in Smithville, TX on August 9, 2008.
Wayne Smith is interviewed by bastropbuilder****, spring**** and austincast****. Wayne is running for Sheriff in Bastrop County and is interviewed at Mitzi VanSant's gathering of Democrats at her gorgeous home in historic Smithville, Texas. Smithville is a frequent setting for Hollywood movies seeking a place with small town charm.
Susan Shelton, Democratic strategist, talks about redistricting and the political races in Texas in 2008. She was at Mitzi VanSant's Democratic gathering at her beautiful home in scenic downtown, Smithville, Texas. Video by austincast**** with spring**** videographer Paul Terry Walhus
Bucky Godbolt and Bob Cole at Baxters in Bastrop video by BastropBuilder****. They interview a country singer who's playing at the Rodeo, talk about the scoundrel Baron de Bastrop, and chat with the lady who runs the local bridal shop on their KVET Austin radio show.
Bucky Godbolt and Bob Cole talk to the folks running the rodeo and learn that Baxters on Main used to be meat shop.
Bastrop Builder videotape of Bucky, Bob and Michelle in Bastrop, Texas talking to the City Manager Mike Talbot and to the head of the Bastrop Economic Development Council who passes out hats and goodies. And Bucky's two teen fans get autographs.
As sometimes happens in Texas, an armadillo falls in to a swimming pool and can't get out. So Dorothy comes along and rescues the beleaguered armadillo who then goes about it's business digging for ants like nothing happened.
Mayor Terry Orr talks to Bucky Godbolt and Bob Cole on the Bucky and Bob Show on KVET Radio at the Baxter on Main Restaurant in Bastrop, Texas on Friday, August 1, 2008. It's homecoming weekend in Bastrop and Rodeo and concert time for the town.
Full 40 minute video of KVET's Bucky Godbolt and Bob Cole at Baxters on Main in Bastrop, TX on Friday, August 1, 2008. Bastrop history discussion, interview with County Judge Ronnie Macdonald and talk about the homecoming weekend.
County Judge Ronald Macdonald is a remarkable politician and a dynamic persona in the Bastrop, Texas area. He is interviewed by KVETs Bob Cole and Bucky Godbolt at a breakfast on August 1, 2008 at Baxters on Main in Bastrop, Texas. Video by BastropBuilder****