"...Eventually the cooperative found its Heaven on Earth -- about 900 acres of the old Christal Ranch, off FM 1826 in northwest Hays County. "It seemed so far from Austin at the time," Carol Hardin, one of the early pioneers, recalled of the vast, rolling frontier, which today is mere minutes from the Circle C golf course in Travis County...."
"...The fight between Texas lawmakers and the UT System Board of Regents grew stormier this week as the House Select Committee on Transparency in State Agency Operations hired aggressive attorney Rusty Hardin as their special counsel. Meanwhile, the regents attempted to smooth the waters by changing their leadership...."
"...He reared up slightly and smoothed the sheets between us. In large block letters on the bottom sheet, he wrote "Tim Hardin" and then literally fell flat on his face...."
"...3:30pm The Life & Afterlife of John Wesley Hardin Moderator: Stephen L. Hardin; Jack Jackson, Leon C..."
"...Huffines, George Nelson, Plotting the Site of the Battle Moderator: Stephen L. Hardin..."
"...Four of the seven are currently vacant. Democrats hope that even some seemingly secure Republican seats are more open than even 2006 election results would suggest. HD 19 (Hardin, Newton, Orange counties)D: Larry Hunter R: Mike "Tuffy" Hamilton (incumbent) L: Richard Ramsey..."
"...I feel for you now because of the rift between you and Jack over the review of the John Wesley Hardin book. Michael Ventura was indeed wrong about Jack being racist, and as angry as Jack was at both Ventura and you, he was hurt as much as angry at what he felt was a betrayal by an old friend who should have known he was "not like that." I wrote you in protest at the time, as did others..."
"...You'd be wise to include Laird's on your Llano barbecue crusade. Stop in for some good chow and chitchat, maybe say hey to Marcia Gay Hardin (she's a regular), and ask Ken to pronounce Shapiro (he says "sha-pie-row")..."
"...South and east you drive now, through Abilene, through Brownwood (a stomping ground of gunfighter John Wesley Hardin's), then 84 heads due east: Waco. The immolation of the Branch Davidians -- the terror that made for the final twist of Timothy McVeigh's mind, and would result in another terror, the bombing of the Federal Building in Oklahoma City..."