Bastrop

Bastrop

(băs`trŏp'), city (1990 pop. 13,916), seat of Morehouse parish, NE La.; founded c.1845. An industrial city in a cattle, cotton, rice, and timber area, Bastrop is the center of the huge Monroe natural gas field (discovered 1916). Manufactures include wood products, insecticides, apparel, farm equipment, paper, and aluminum sulfate.
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Greg Abbott will attend and speak at a benefit for victims of the recent Bastrop County fires.
HMO plans available in Bastrop, Burnet, Caldwell, Cameron, Chambers, El Paso, Fort Bend, Hardin, Harris, Hays, Hidalgo, Jefferson, Lee, Liberty, Montgomery, Orange, Webb, Willacy and Williamson counties.
The resort was developed by Woodbine Development Corporation of Dallas as developer, asset manager and managing general partner of Bastrop Resort Partners, L.
Robert Coleman Lee III of Raymond is madly in love with Brittany Leigh Sisson of Bastrop, Louisiana, who in turn adores him.
Bastrop City Council in Texas, US, has voted for First National Bank to serve as its primary banking services institution for the next three years.
The winning students were Amanda Muehr, Bastrop High School; Jacob Rojas, Cedar Creek High School, Madison Kirk, Elgin High School; and Trina Deyo, Smithville High School.
Suddenly, Bastrop County and Bastrop State Park were thrust into the nation's eyes.
NASDAQ: JKHY) Jack Henry Banking Division said that First National Bank of Bastrop has selected its SilverLake System core processing platform to provide enterprise-wide automation.
The city of Bastrop kept hold of the money, while detectives tried to find the owner of the haul and see if a crime had occurred.
Homeless man Timothy Yost is all smiles after the Bastrop City Council ruled that he is allowed to keep the $77,000 in wet cash and South African coins that he found in a Texas park.
Although he'd just completed the 10th grade, his educational experience, coupled with some "creative scheduling," enabled him to enroll at Bastrop High as a senior, and he would be able to graduate in May, if he successfully completed the year.
The event--labeled the Bastrop County Complex fire--once again gave rise to the stories that restore one's faith in people: Neighbors as well as citizens from states around the nation responded immediately to the plight of victims.