Samantha Lopez, Houston Chronicle Updated 5:28 pm CST, Friday, February 15, 2019 Photo: Houston Chronicle Illustration Photo: Houston Chronicle Illustration Image 1 of / 29 Caption Close Image 1 of 29 Photo: Houston Chronicle Illustration What's happening at the Houston rodeo? 1 / 29 Back to Gallery The main events begin on Feb. 25, but there is a whole schedule of things to do leading up to day one of the rodeo. Events for the next week include: Feb. 16: Conroe Parade from 10:00 a.m.- 4:00 p.m. at the City of Conroe. Boots & Bling Dinner/Dance from 7:00–11:59 p.m. at Pearland KC Hall. Feb. 17: Rodeo Uncorked! Roundup & Best Bites Competition from 6:30-10:00 p.m. … [Read more...] about What’s happening at the Houston rodeo?
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Jan Peterson Special to the News-Leader Published 7:48 PM EST Dec 5, 2018 Each year, we look forward to compiling a list of the best Christmas lights displays in the Ozarks. This year, we offer about 30 displays that include everything from elaborate synchronized displays to seemingly impossibly large collections of inflatables. Perhaps the youngest of the large-scale decorators is Jaxon Baker, a 14-year-old who’s no stranger to this list. “This is my fifth year setting it up and every year it gets bigger and I add more lights,” Jaxon says. At 11, he started with inflatables. Once his mom, Amy, made her peace with him climbing onto the roof, he added lights and now synchronizes them to music that can be heard by tuning in to 97.1 FM. Jaxon says the hardest parts are keeping the lights straight and synchronizing the display to the music. “A three-minute song can take about two hours,” he says. So load up your favorite Christmas treats and use our … [Read more...] about Merry and bright: 2018 Ozarks Christmas lights displays