Few people get to see the resplendent quetzal, a bird revered by Pre-Columbian Mesoamerican civilizations.
Credit Alton Biggs
White-faced capuchin monkeys live in lowland forests and mangrove swamps of Central America. Inquisitive animals, the monkeys will come down out of the trees to steal unprotected food and other items from humans.
Credit Karla Dean
Alton Biggs and his wife Louise enjoyed the lush vegetation and the cool climate of Costa Rica’s cloud forest.
COMMERCE - Commerce resident Alton Biggs and his wife Louise recently traveled more than 2,000 miles to point out the behavior of monkeys and various other Central America animals for a group of teachers and friends.
COLLEGE STATION — James B. Douglass, Acting Texas State Executive Director for the Farm Service Agency (FSA), today announced that USDA Secretary Thomas A. Vilsack has approved the closure of 15 FSA county offices in Texas, a process that will begin immediately.
COMMERCE - Commerce Independent School District is seeking nominations to its Hall of Honor. Established in 2010, the Hall of Honor recognizes former CHS or Norris School students who have had a distinguished career and staff members who have made a significant impact on the students of CISD or Norris School.