In the middle of nowhere with COVID-19 Posted in: Columns Eight miles from the nearest town, our ranch felt like a sanctuary. Until it didn’t. The pandemic felt so far away out here. My husband and I live eight miles south of Glen Rose—the nearest town of any size—barely over the Somervell-Bosque county line. Our house sits a mile and a ...PLEASE LOG IN FOR PREMIUM CONTENT. Our website requires visitors to log in to view the best local news. Not yet a subscriber? Subscribe today!