Peggy McCracken Peggy McCracken
Staff Writer, Pecos Enterprise
Pecos, Texas

Writer returns to first love, features and columns!
And compiles them into books for sale through She has included memoirs of her family at Flomot, Texas, her husband's family at Quitaque, their married life in Pecos, their two children, five grandchildren and four great-grands.

Jacen Drake McCracken is the name of her latest great-grandchild, born May 2008. He is named for his father, Jason, and they live in Alaska. Houston, Jasmine and Cieara compete for her attention.

McCracken's 36th anniversary with the Enterprise was Jan. 14, 2008, two weeks before her 73rd birthday. She joined the Enterprise staff in 1972 as a writer and family page editor. She has worn every hat in the editorial department, "retiring" to the position of business manager in 1999. She returned to writing in January, 2008.

She created this website in 1996 and helps maintain it in her spare time.

E-mail her at

You can check out some of her SQUARELY PEGGED columns by entering SQUARELY PEGGED in the Google search engine below.

She has also published some of her columns and memoirs, with photos, in two books
SQUARELY PEGGED: Flomot and Beyond
and SQUARELY PEGGED: From the Quitaque to the Pecos.
Go to and enter the search term SQUARELY PEGGED to purchase the books, each priced at $14.99.

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