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... Jefferson Davis, embarrassed by the affair relieved General Hebert as commander in Texas.
Gainseville was also home to Fort Howze, one of the largest infantry replacement training centers in WWII. Few remnants remain of this once sprawling military base.
But most importantly, Gainesville TX is the hometown of Charlie Paddock, the American Sprinter who won gold at the ...
... and found one named Lance. My granddaughter kept going back to Lance "I like Lance" she said several times. My granddaughter decided to leave a trinket shed just purchased at his headstone, poking it into the ground. She also had picked some wildflowers to leave on her Great, Great grandmothers grave.
I also knew that there was a baby Robert who died only a few months after my great-grandmother, but, we could not find his grave.
We returned ...
It's our last day in Texas! I have to confess that I’m pretty excited about this…nothing against my friends who are from or currently live in Texas, but this northern gal is ready to start traveling through some familiarity. I’ve been too long in the south.
We’re set up on a large expanse of land in front of the Sadler High School. The Sadler schools are our sponsor here and most of the audiences have shown ...
... who was studying music in Spain. She had walked the trail and when she returned, she gave me her travel journal and told me to feel free to read through her adventures. I remember taking it to a coffee shop and pouring over tales of sleeping in castle banquet halls turned into aubergues (hostels for pilgrims), of hearing bagpipe music play in the Celtic region of Spain, and notes of animal and plant species along ...
... and of course there was a ramp going from the loop onto US 75. Wouldn't you know it Bob was driving. But he hunkered down and drove it with only a bit of trepidation. Once we were on US 75, it was a quick trip to the campground in Sherman. We had the GPS as well as a map and Mapquest directions, but as it turned out, the CG I'd right off the highway so here we are for the night. Have trouble with the refrigerator not staying cool enough. The RV refrigerators ...
Other places to stay in Gainesville
600 Medal of Honor Blvd, Gainesville | 2 star hotelfrom $78
4201 North I-35, Gainesville | 2 star hotelfrom $110
320 North Interstate 35 , Gainesville | 2 star hotelfrom $122
4325 North Interstate 35, Gainesville | 2 star hotelfrom $108
1715 N. I-35, Gainesville | 2 star hotelfrom $99
1936 I-35 North, Gainesville | 1 star hotelfrom $61
3019 Highway 82 East, Gainesville | Hotelfrom $60
2103 North Interstate 35, Gainesville | 1 star hotelfrom $66