This was just before winter (and during our blog hiatus), but certainly still worth a read.
The Dallas Morning News did quite a feature on Bill & his friends in Dallas TX, at the occasion of their Fall Tournament. Bill has been a mainstay of pétanque in the Dallas area for many years. And he never gave up, even when only 2 or 3 players showed up for games.
Dallas News - Nov 4, 2009
Slide show with players' comments