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Meet The Team Lindsey Kasprzak

PUBLISHER, ART & MEDIA DIRECTOR

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Taylor Smith WRITER

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CONTRIBUTORS:

HANNAH FALCON CLAUDIA LAIRD W.F. STRONG RAIGAN MAYO JENNIFER BROWN CONROE/LAKE CONROE CHAMBER

Meet Our Publisher Welcome to Lone Star Local Guide! My name is Lindsey and I am so proud to not only call myself a Texan, but also a Houstonian. My family history is not only deep in the heart of Texas but deep in the heart of Houston since I’m a direct descendant of the Allen Brothers. I’m therefore very proud that my digital publication represents the area where I live and where my family is from. I am passionate about my community and the businesses that reside in it. Without a community, we have no place to call home and nothing to leave the next generation. I believe strongly in the power of the small business and what it represents. When you shop at a small business, you’re not only supporting your community, but you’re also supporting a family. I started Lone Star Local Guide to showcase these local businesses. I strive to find unique small businesses, each offering something different. You may not have even known some of these companies were local to you and my hope is that I’ll be able to give them exposure and support for their businesses. Along with promoting these unique businesses, the Guide will also include informational, educational, and just plain interesting articles on various issues and topics that I hope you will enjoy. Here’s a helpful tip: every ad is linked directly to the advertiser’s website so no more having to write it down- just click and go! Thanks again for stopping by and I look forward to seeing you again in the next issue! Please help spread the word by liking and following us on Facebook and Instagram, where we’ll regularly post upcoming local events, news, and, of course, awesome local businesses!

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MARCH 2020

Business of the Month Blissful Waters Float Center - Page 6 6

Features Squeaky Pig Living Keto - Page 5 Spring Fire Department - Page 9 Out - Texas Me This! - Page 13

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Conroe/Lake Conroe Chamber - Page 19 Texas Might Have Been Smaller - Page 21 Conroe Noon Lions - Page 25

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Ranch Words In Urban Life - Page 29 Learn From Lady Justice - Page 33 Lone Star Local Savings - Page 34 Conroe Noon Lions - Page 35

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By: Raigan Mayo Food Blogger

Chicken Jalapeno Taquitos Today is leftover chicken day! Nothing quite like utilizing leftovers to make something new and exciting. At our house we always enjoy being able to eat something that feels like we are cheating on keto. So I whipped up some Chicken Jalapeno Taquitos using our leftover rotisserie chicken threw in some bacon, cream cheese, cheddar cheese, and jalapenos, rolled and fried. Before we get to the recipe just a few quick notes that you might find helpful when making this recipe. Tips: 1. I use Cutdacarb flatbread which can be found online at www.cutdacarb.com 2. For spicier taquitos leave in the seeds for the jalapenos. 3. When rolling the flatbread be sure to use the longer side to prevent tearing. 4. Do not allow the flatbread to sit out while mixing the other ingredients, it will dry out and tear more easily

Ingredients: 2 1/2 Cutdacarb(each whole sheet cut into fours) 2 cups of leftover rotisserie chicken diced 3 strips of bacon, diced, cooked 2 jalapenos, deseeded, diced 1 tsp garlic granulated 1 tsp onion granulated 4 oz of cream cheese 1/2 cup sharp cheddar cheese(shredded or I use a food processor to chop up my block of cheese) Salt to taste Avocado oil for frying 1 egg for sealing edges Ranch dressing for dipping(we use Simply Dressed by Marzetti) Add chicken, bacon, jalapenos, cream cheese, cheddar cheese, garlic, onion, and salt into a large bowl and mix until well incorporated. I wear some gloves and mix by hand. Next, cut each cutdacarb sheet into 4 individual squares. Fill each piece with about 2 tablespoons of mixture and roll along the long side of the cutdacarb flatbread. Seal each taquito with an egg wash. Once all taquitos are rolled, heat up 1/2 inch of preferred frying oil, we use avocado oil. Add taquitos seal down first in oil, flip once browned on once side. Once they are evenly brown remove from oil and set on cooling rack. Cool and Enjoy!

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By: Taylor Smith

Blissful Waters has become the Montgomery County hot spot for relaxation. Melody Fraser offers the gift of healing at her state-ofthe-art floating center. A few years ago, she spent many hours driving to Austin every month to float beBy: Taylor Smith cause she felt such benefits from

it, but after so many hours in the car she wanted to find something closer. After searching long and hard, she realized there was nothing local. So, two years ago Melody decided to follow her dream and open her own floating center. “I love helping people feel better and finding peace and I wanted to bring the joy I feel after floating to my local community.”

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Opening the center wasn’t

room where you can change and

without hardship, and Melody

lock up your personal items. Then,

had times when she just wanted

you’ll head to the massage chair

to throw in the towel, but with the

room where you’ll start to unwind

love and support from her hus-

while listening to soft, relaxing mu-

band, family and knowing that

sic and the soft sounds of a water

opening the center was the right

feature.

thing to do, they finally opened

After about 15 minutes of re-

the doors on December 8th 2018.

laxing, you’ll be escorted to your

“This isn’t just a business to my

float room where you’ll be able to

husband and I; it’s part of our fam-

take a warm shower to wash off

ily.”

any oils that may be on your skin

When you first arrive to float,

or in your hair. Once you’re ready

you’ll be shown to the locker

to enter the tank, a voice record-


ing will come on to tell you what to expect. Once you’re in the tank, just lay back and completely relax. The tank itself is 7ft by 8ft- so if you’re afraid of small spaces, you’ll have plenty of room to move around. You won’t sink because the tank is full of 1600lbs of Epson salts to help you detox your body and help reduce inflammation. “Our most popular customer is someone with anxiety. I love helping them find what kind of lighting and music works best because each person is different and with our tanks you can pick what works the best for you. We also have quite a few athletes as members that use floating as a recovery session. We’re becoming very popular with the CrossFit and MMA athletes that say they feel such a big difference after floating than with other types of recovery.” Once you’ve done your float, you are welcome to stay in the relaxation room and enjoy a variety of things from the “Spring Menu,” including

Bayou

City

Bucha

wheatgrass shots, Hemp Honey,

Blissful Waters is now offering

Heritage Havens Teas, Elderberry,

acupuncture and singing bowls

Lions Mane, and different blend

along with fresh juices, kombu-

from the O2 bar where you can

cha, plus they’re about to offer

also add CBD.

healthy meals for meal planning

Each session takes about a to-

to add even more zen to your

tal of 2 hours, so plan ahead and

life. Be sure to follow Blissful Wa-

make sure you come ready to

ters on Facebook and Instagram.

relax and have some “me time.”

For more information go to www. blissfulwatersfloat.com and make your appointment today.u

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Protect Your Health and Home During Flu(e) Season BY: HANNAH FALCON

The winter months are commonly referred to as flu season,

ney is clean.

flue. When it gets hot, such as

“If your home has a fireplace,

when a fire is lit, too much creo-

whether it has gas logs or fully

sote can lead to an out of control

So, while everyone should be

wood burning, you need to get

fire. As vonWiesenthal explained,

sure to get their flu shots, it’s also

your chimney inspected,” vonWi-

the only part of the fireplace de-

important to remember how to

esenthal said. “Wood burning is

signed to hold a fire is the firebox,

safely use a fireplace because

never totally complete and creo-

so if a fire were to catch in the flue

most fireplace accidents happen

sote–the tarry substance that is

it would lead to disaster.

around January and February.

a natural byproduct of burning

“The flue or chimney is only

wood–will build up on the inside

designed to direct the smoke and

of your chimney.”

hot gasses to an outside exhaust

but they are also flue season.

Spring Fire District Chief Chris vonWiesenthal reminds residents to protect their bodies by get-

Creosote is a highly flamma-

point,” vonWiesenthal said. “It is

ting vaccinated and protect their

ble substance that builds up on

not designed to contain fire of any

homes by making sure your chim-

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kind. If a spark goes up your chim-

fore winter, their nests remain in

decade, encourages Spring resi-

ney, and ignites accumulated res-

the flue and create a flammable

dents to have a chimney sweep

ident creosote, you will now have

blockage in your chimney.

clean their flue, and get a vac-

a chimney fire – that will burn very

“Most of the time you don’t

hot and set your house on fire in

even know they’re there,” vonWi-

Hannah Falcon is a junior tele-

a manner you typically will be un-

esenthal said. “They may vacate

communication major at Texas

able to promptly detect!”

their nests, but leave the flamma-

A&M University. A writer and Man-

Gas log fireplaces that don’t

ble remnants of their nests. If you

aging Editor for The Battalion at

have creosote build-up are still at

make a fire it could ignite those

Texas A&M, Falcon is spending

risk for accidents. Animals, such

nests, or worse, put the critter in

the winter break as a volunteer

as raccoons or birds, often build

danger.”

writer for Spring Fire’s Community

nests in chimneys over the sum-

So that everyone can have a

mer. While the animals leave be-

safe and healthy start to the new

cine to prevent the flu,.

News.u

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By: W.F. Strong

brand of the ranch I hunted

an owner who had elaborate

on as boy. So now, I had the

maintenance records and a

chance – and the reason – to

pristine Carfax report. I found

About a month ago, my

buy one. With two kids in col-

what I was looking for in San

son went off to college with my

lege, it was no time to splurge

Antonio, 300 miles from where

Jeep, and I needed to get an-

on a new one, but I thought I

I live down in the Valley. So I

other vehicle. I had been truck-

might find a previously-owned

contacted the owner and we

less for a few years – a rare con-

truck that would satisfy my

made a gentleman’s agree-

dition in my life – and I decided

longing.

ment as to price over the

I wanted to fix that right away.

Thanks to the wonders of

For a long time, I had want-

the internet, I was able to

ed a King Ranch Edition Ford

search for just what I wanted:

I loved it – beautiful truck,

pickup, with those fine leath-

a one-owner vehicle in near-

dark brown with tan trim. Me-

er seats, carrying the classic

mint condition being sold by

ticulously maintained. I said,

phone, and I headed up to look at it.

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“Let’s do it.” So, he pulled out

driving into a blustery coastal

That!”

the title to begin the paperwork

wind without breaking a sweat.

The only thing that would

and I was surprised to see that

In fact, I drove my King Ranch

have made it better is if a

his name was William B. Travis. I

Edition pickup with its Alamo

Southwest Airlines jet had done

said, “I guess you know, you’re

lineage, back through the ac-

a flyby at 200 feet and given

kind of famous.” He said, “Yes, I

tual King Ranch, while eating a

me a wing salute.

do have a famous name. And I

Whataburger and listening to

have the whole name, too. I’m

Willie Nelson’s “On The Road

William Barrett Travis and I’m

Again.” I have just have one

This article was edited for broadcast by Texas Standard producers for the Texas Standard radio program on Apple podcast

also a descendant.”

thing to say: “Out-Texas Me

I was astounded by the coincidence. I thought, “Here I am, a specialist in Texas lore and legend, about to buy a King Ranch pickup from a descendant of the commander of the Alamo, and he still lives in San Antonio. How cool is that?” In the favorite word of my teenage son, “Awesome!” We finished up the paperwork and payment, and he walked me out and gave me a detailed tour of all the unique features of the truck and directions on how to get back to the expressway to head home. I could tell he was a little sad to let go of the pickup. They’d had many good years together. I said, “I promise I’ll take good care of her.” So, I drove my new truck (new to me, anyway) back to the Valley. It was good to be riding high in the saddle once more, Lone Star Local Guide Page 15


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By: W.F. Strong

You can never underestimate the value of a good friendship forged early in life. If not for such a friendship, Texas would be nearly 1,000 square miles smaller. Before I get to the friendship, come with me up to the northwest corner of the panhandle where Texas meets Oklahoma and New Mexico. If you were looking at a map you would see that the border between Oklahoma and New Mexico doesn’t meet up exactly with the border between Texas and New Mexico. The line makes a jog to the left. It goes 2.3 miles left before heading straight south. That jog is the result of a survey error that some have called the worst survey error in U.S. history. But it isn’t

just a two mile error – that error gets bigger as it continues south 310 miles to the bottom Texas-New Mexico corner, where it turns west and heads for El Paso. All total the mistake amounts to a 942 square mile error, a land mass bigger than Houston, though long and skinny, like a gerrymandered voting district. In truth, that land should have gone to New Mexico. That was what was supposed to happen when Texas sold off its northern and western territories for ten million dollars in 1850. The border between Texas and the New Mexico Territory was to be exactly along the 103rd Meridian. When the official survey was undertaken, almost ten years later, there was a prob-

lem with water, Indians, stars, algebra and math, which all contributed to the error that ended up a blessing for Texas. Naturally, there’s quite a good long story behind the mistake. It is far too complex for this article. I will give you the “cut to the chase version.” A man named John H. Clark was hired to do the survey and plant the monuments along the 103rd meridian. He started from the south and surveyed northward until he ran out of access to water. So he stopped and said, “I’ll just go up to the north end of Texas and come down.” So he did. Clark started again northwest of present day Dalhart and headed south until the native Americans frightened him off. Though he was about 70 miles from connecting his two lines, he figured it was good enough and turned in his work. His two lines wouldn’t have intersected anyway. The problem was his northern starting point was about 2.3 miles west of where it should have been and his southern corner was nearly 3.8 miles west of where it should have been. Consequently, that border slides imperceptibly 1½ miles ever so gently southwest over a distance of 310 miles. Pull up a google map on your phone and align the southeastern corner of New Mexico with your left straight-edge phone border. You will see that the border slants off to the right up at the top. That’s the error. It amounts to 603,348 acres. About ¾ the size of the King Ranch. Continue on page 23 u

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Well, nobody knew it was wrong and so the bad survey based on poor calculations was certified by the U.S. in 1891 and it became the legal boundary. By the time New Mexico was about to get statehood with the Enabling Act of 1910, it had become aware of Clark’s error and slipped into the statehood law a clause saying that the eastern boundary would be the true 103rd meridian. New Mexico would get its land back. All was going well and nobody was paying attention to the land grab except for John Farwell, who was an original investor in the XIT ranch. Those were the same investors who essentially built our state capital in Austin. Well, he realized that the XIT would lose hundreds of thousands of acres (and mineral rights) if the New Mexico plan went through as it was. He couldn’t get any legislators to

listen and so he did what we all do in times of trouble: he said, “Who do I know?” Just so happened that he knew President William Howard Taft. They had been good friends during their college years at Yale. So he went to see his old buddy, Howard. He explained the predicament and Taft immediately summoned powerful men to his office and told them that the Clark border would be the legal border when New Mexico was made a state or it wouldn’t be made one. He said that since the boundary had existed for more than fifty years, and had been certified 20 years before, it had to be grandfathered in. Otherwise, people who believed they were Texans would suddenly be in New Mexico and litigation over land titles would never end. And that is how a survey error, and an old friendship ended up making Texas almost a thousand square miles bigger

than it was supposed to be. Once again, it’s all about who you know. A final note of interest. There is a town out in the Panhandle called Farwell, Texas. It’s just a few feet on the Texas side of the border with New Mexico. It is named after John Farwell. Had he failed to convince Taft to keep the old border line, the town named for him would have become Farwell, New Mexico. Sources: Brock, Ralph H. “Perhaps the Most Incorrect of any Land Survey in the United States” Southern Historical Quarterly, April 2006, pp. 431-462. Haley, J. Evets. The XIT Ranch of Texas and the Early Days of the Llano Estacado, University of Oklahoma Press, 1953. Hoover, Mike. “The Southeast Corner of New Mexico.” The Texas Surveyor, May, 2015, pp. 16-23.  This article was edited for broadcast by Texas Standard producers for the Texas Standard radio program on Apple podcast

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Conroe Noon Lions Club More than a Desire

Though I do not believe that a plant will spring up where no seed has been, I have great faith in a seed... Convince me that you have a seed there, and I am prepared to expect wonders. -Henry David Thoreau Each year as spring peaks from around winter’s corner, we begin to see the sprouts of the new, as well as the rejuvenation of the old. Seeds that were planted begin to show life, and before we know it, God’s handy work is evident in every direction. The Greatest Lions Club in the

World planted a few “seeds” recently with the election of new officers and board members for the upcoming year. Just as the blossoms come forth in the springtime, the handy work of these Lions will soon be evident as they grow in their leadership roles and continue efforts to help those who need it most! They are ready to roll up their sleeves and get to work! Congratulations to those recently elected! Spring time also means fair time: “I need a cheeseburger with everything on it!” or “Chili cheese dog with onions and jalapenos!” These are just a couple of the all too familiar phrases heard during our week at the fair concessions. Ever wondered what it felt like to be a Lion? This project is the epitome of Lionism, as it includes service, fundraising and the opportunity to work side by side with fellow Lions. Much appreciation for all of the support and enthusiasm from so many dedicated club members; It was an absolute team effort, and it took each and every Lion doing their part to make it a success. In addition to concessions, Conroe Noon Lions participated in a Fair Buyers Group. On behalf of the club, members donated from their own pockets to support the youth of Montgomery County. CNLC was proud to support these 4-H & FFA students by purchasing Grand Champion Broilers and the Grand Champion Hog. With all of the action in the month of April, you might think it’s time to

take a breather…not so fast! Not only is Conroe Noon the Greatest Lions Club in the World, we are also one of the BUSIEST! Mark your calendars for these upcoming events, and spread the word: Work Weekend at the Texas Lions Camp – Kerrville May 4th; ‘Kids on the Lake’ – fishing derby for special needs children – Saturday, May 13th ; and the 33rd Annual Golf Tournament, May 23rd – April Sound Golf Club. There’s plenty to be done! The Conroe Noon Lions Club meets every Wednesday at noon at the Lone Star Convention Center. For more information, please visit our website, www.conroenoonlions.org, or call the local club office at 936760-1666. You may also call for additional information on any area Lions Club.u Lone Star Local Guide Page 25


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By: W.F. Strong

The other day I was trying

pastoral life. As T. K. Whipple,

survive in our digital age.

to pull out on U.S. Route 281,

the literary historian pointed

and the traffic was so steady

out, we live in a world our fore-

that I had to wait about three

fathers created, “but within us

“I wouldn’t bet the ranch

minutes for an opening. As I

the wilderness still lingers. What

on it.” It’s used to infer the poor

was waiting, my father’s voice

they dreamed, we live, what

likelihood that a given invest-

came into my head and said,

they lived, we dream.” You

ment or prediction will come

“Somebody left the gate open

cannot have the influences of

true. “Well, yes, Congress might

down there.” Dad’s been gone

the frontier or country life dis-

decide to work together for the

30 years now, but those sorts of

appear in just a generation

greater good, but I wouldn’t

metaphors still live in my head,

or two. It hangs on in interest-

bet the ranch on it.”

as they do for a lot of us Texans.

ing ways, in our myths and in

“To mend fences.” It means

We may have mostly moved

our language. One place that

to make peace. “You might

from farms and ranches to cit-

we can witness it with some vi-

want to mend fences with

ies, but our language is still pep-

brancy is in the farm and ranch

Jayden. You’re likely to need

pered with these expressions of

expressions or metaphors that

Here are twelve I’ve rounded up for you.

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his friendship one day.”

bad as waiting for “pigs to fly.”

bandits. It’s still being used 150

“Dig in your heels.” When

“Until the cows come home,”

years later. Even modern teen-

cowboys were branding calves

perhaps originated in the Scot-

agers still yell “I got shotgun!”

and roped one, they had to

tish highlands. They let cows

as they run to the truck.

pull hard against them and

out to wander lush pastures in

“Hold your horses.” Just wait

were told to dig in their heels.

the spring and it would be a

a minute. Let’s think about this

Now, the phrase is used for any

long time before they would

calmly before we jump right in

act of taking a tough stance.

make their way home. It also

and regret it. “Hold your horses,

“We’re diggin’ in our heels on

refers to cows coming home to

Jim. I can’t buy your truck until

this contract.” Similar to “stick-

be milked in the early morning

I talk to my wife, first.” I also like

ing to our guns.”

hours.

that we still measure engine

“Take the bull by the horns”

“Maverick” is well-known. It

is a good one. Face your trou-

is used to brand someone as a

bles head on. Yet a similar say-

non-conformist. It is named af-

“I’m on the fence about it.”

ing warns against careless as-

ter Samuel Maverick, a Texan

Taking that new job in the oil

sertiveness: “Mess with the bull

who allegedly didn’t brand his

patch in Odessa? Not sure. Still

and you get the horns.” That

cattle. That isn’t the entire truth,

on the fence about that.

expression was made particu-

but that is what many have

I guess the most popular

larly popular in classic films like

come to believe, and so that

metaphor of all from ranch

The Breakfast Club and Some

version of the story has stuck.

culture is “BS,” meaning “non-

Kind of Wonderful.

power in “horses” – 400 horsepower.

“All hat and no cattle” is one

sense.” It’s difficult to accu-

“Don’t have a cow!” Bart

of my all-time favorites. I used it

rately trace its origins and at-

Simpson made it world-famous.

recently in a conversation with

tempting to do so leads us into

Of course, he added “man” at

a teenager and he said he

a thicket of art form itself. I used

the end. It is about anti-empa-

had never heard it before and

the word recently while giving

thy. I can’t validate your over-

didn’t know what it meant. I ex-

a talk in the state Capitol build-

reaction. The earliest known

plained that it was similar to “all

ing. I was asked afterward if I

printed use of “don’t have a

bark and no bite.” He didn’t

thought that was an appropri-

cow,” according to the Oxford

get that one either. I guess try-

ate term to use in such august

English Dictionary, was found in

ing to teach ranch metaphors

surroundings. I said, “I imagine

the Denton Record-Chronicle

to a teenager is like “herding

the expression has been used

in 1959. The phrase appeared

cats.” In fairness, I didn’t under-

more than a few times here in

in quoting someone who said,

stand his saying that I seemed

the legislature, and probably,

“He’d ‘have a cow’ if he knew

“salty” either.

even more often, impressively

I watched 77 Sunset Strip.”

“Riding shotgun.” This start-

Proud it showed up first

ed as means of naming the guy

in Texas. “Till the cows come

who rode on the stagecoach

home.” That means a long

next to the driver, generally

time, long time. It’s almost as

holding the shotgun to ward off

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Challenges In Our County people with mental health challeng-

countyservices.org and telephone

One of these

es and are professionals at address-

number is 936.521.6100 or toll free at

challenges is how to help those suf-

ing these situations. These officers will

800.550.8408. They also have a crisis

fering a mental health crisis.

Few

respond county-wide. If you need a

number which is 800.659.6994.

people realize that if a loved one (or

mental health officer dispatched, the

Finally, if you are a veteran there

a complete stranger for that matter)

numbers are 936-539-7821 for Conroe

are additional services available to

is an imminent risk to themselves or

and 936-856-6329 for Willis. Call the

you. Montgomery County Veterans’

others, there IS something you can

location closest to you.

Services has offices located in New

As our county grows, we encounter new challenges.

Individuals can work with the

Many individuals who have men-

Caney (936-539-7842) and Conroe

Montgomery County Attorney’s Of-

tal health needs, but are not in cri-

(936-539-7842). Their email is vetsvc@

fice an obtain a mental health war-

sis and cannot necessarily afford a

mctx.org. The crisis hotline for veter-

rant for the person in crisis. The tele-

doctor visit.

Tri-County Behavioral

ans is 800.273.8285. Not only is the

phone number to call is 936.539.7828.

Healthcare can help. Their “mission

office available as a mental health

Individuals picked up on a mental

is to enhance the quality of life for

resource, but they also offer services

heath warrant will be evaluated and

those we serve and our communities

for veterans challenged by physi-

either released immediately or held

by ensuring the provision of quality

cal health problems. This office can

for treatment. If held for treatment,

services for individuals with mental

also help connect veterans with the

the treating facility must obtain per-

illness, substance abuse disorders

Veterans Land Board to obtain state

mission from a judge to hold the in-

and intellectual/developmental dis-

benefits and the VA to access edu-

dividual past three days. These pro-

abilities.”

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do.

Their website is www.tri-

ceedings are confidential in nature, and unlike most other court records, are sealed from public view to protect the at-risk individual. Every week we see more and more suicide risks and attempts. Recently the federal government created a 3-digit suicide hotline number. The number is 9-88. This is another resource available if you are contemplating suicide and need help. Few people realize that Montgomery County Constable Precinct 1 has specially trained mental health officers.

These officers understand

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