We kick off our Eye on Texas in Acton, TX - near Granbury. This community has the smallest state park in Texas - only 0.006 acres. It hosts the burial site of Davy Crockett's second wife, Elizabeth.
Acton has been a community since 1852. It advertises a FREE public boat ramp if you need access to Lake Brazos. And the Acton Nature Center offers 74 acres of paths, butterflies, and First Saturday Bird Walks - all free.
Joanne Faries, originally from the Philadelphia area, lives in Texas with her husband Ray. She considers herself fortunate to be able to pursue a writing career after eons in the business world. Joanne enjoys reading and movies, and is the film critic for the Little Paper of San Saba.