Water, MUD and Beer: Recipe for an Explosive Hill Country Development Fight

In hindsight, perhaps Greg LaMantia, a scion of a South Texas family who made its fortune as a regional Budweiser distributor, shouldn’t have named his 5,000-acre spread near Wimberley “Needmore Ranch.”

Hot List: Day 116 of the Legislature

Yesterday, the Senate passed the Texas Railroad Commission sunset bill, SB 212, which would rename the agency the “Texas Energy Resource Commission.”