Tag: Travel

Road Runners tour notorious casino landmark

Vicki Baker Known as the “Vegas before Vegas,” Top O’ Hill Terrace sits on the grounds of the Arlington Baptist College, a once private residence to one of the most exclusive underground casinos in the country. This historic property attracted many visitors and gamblers in the 1920s. Today the Arlington Baptist College occupies the once…

Meet, greet and travel with the Road Runners

  Vicki Baker Traveling with Road Runners has always been an avenue for exploring the unknown, embarking on new adventures and forming lasting memories both with friends you travel with and new friends you make along the way. Road Runners offered another opportunity to meet club officers and fellow travels at the recent social meet…

All Things Texan with Road Runners

  Vicki Baker Big Tex . . . Fletcher’s Corny Dogs . . . Funnel Cakes. There’s no better place to learn “Texan” than at the State Fair of Texas. In October more than 100 Road Runners traveled by coach to this iconic month-long event. Big Tex welcomed us with a “Howdy Pardner.” Since starting…

Road Runners visit Wildcatter Ranch

Dave Parker The Robson Ranch Road Runners can offer travel packages in just about any size. On September 21 a dozen Ranchers loaded a bus and headed out on a two-day trip highlighted by a visit to the Wildcatter Ranch. The first stop of day one was Fort Richardson State Park and Historic Site. During…