“Go West Young man, and grow up, with the country.”
In a 2018 interview with Stamford, Texas mayor James Decker, he talks about the challenges ahead for an area that has been slowly dying. Not surprisingly he sees better days ahead. That’s probably what got him elected.
Lost Americana is going a bit off the topic from looking at fading small rural towns, for a brief few posts to explore the few
Even though Texas is one of the fastest growing states over the last two decades, some of its counties have seen the highest percent of population decline of any state in the last 50 years
There are a handful of abandoned places worth a drive halfway across the country. The Old Overholt Distillery was one of the. The abandoned Old