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Posted by Lawrence Wade on November 29, 2014 at 8:00pm

Texas Tree Lizard -

Texas Tree Lizard -

This is the largest lizard I have ever caught.  Sometimes called the Texas Spiny Lizard, they can be almost a foot long, even though much of that length is their tail.  They are related to the horny toad in that they have small spikes all over their body.

Unlike…

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Posted by Wilder Good on November 25, 2014 at 4:45pm

Autumn Winds





Poets at Gatewood School open their hearts to the changing season.

Photos contributed by Gatewood 5th graders.



 



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Posted by Lawrence Wade on November 17, 2014 at 8:23am

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