Bookmark this site and visit it often for it will be updated often with photos, stories and other elements of the "Podunk" experience. If you would like to contribute to the site with your own memories, trivia and pictures, please contact me.
We now have a picture of the original water tower, thanks to Mr. Don Pylant, that is sure to bring back lots of good memories!
Original Podunk Water Tower
Taken in 1965, the original Podunk water tower at the corner of Lathrop Street and Brownwood Street. Photo courtesy of Don Pylant.
Taking the Bull By The Horns
Wendell Hayes atop steer and her companion, Lewis Rockwell. Circa 1951
Left to right: Lewis Rockwell, Jimmy Rogers and Johnny Rogers. Circa 1950
Borden Bros. Bldg.
One of the oldest commercial buildings in Podunk. Located on Lyons Avenue near Kress Street.
The Venus Theater on Lyons Avenue near Kress Street. This is now the site of the new fire station.
Photo courtesy of Sylvia A. Roche
Dr. Jay and Dr. Harold Clayton
Dr. Clayton was the high scoring whiz for the Burbank Junior in the historic 1948 basketball game.
Gov. Candidate Kinky FriedmanÉ
and Dr. Jay at Pasadena, Texas petition signing.
Visit often and look for new tidbits and photos!
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Have you signed the petition to make Podunk Texas' Official Mythical Town?
Award-Winning Master Chef Bill Wade of Texarkana, Texas Has Been Named Official Chef of Podunk, Texas
Chef Wade was named Louisiana's Chef of the Year in 1980. Chef Bill has a treasure chest of hundreds of award-winning recipes and has authored several cookbooks.
Coming soon will be a collaboration between Wade and Dr. Jay introducing the "Official Cookbook of Podunk, Texas". The new cookbook will introduce you to hundreds of mouth-watering, prize-winning recipes, so stay tuned!
Podunk's first fire dog doing what a lot of dogs do!
Kinky Signing Dr. Jay's "Podunk" Petition
Shouldn't we all? You too can sign the petition.
Kinky and Jewford
Greeting supporters at Pasadena, Texas petition signing.