Recent Stories

Group Plans to Renovate, Open Bush Home

Midland-Plans to restore the childhood home of President George W. Bush are now taking shape. A group of realtors is raising money to renovate the Midland home at 1412 W. Ohio St., where George W. Bush and his family lived for several years in the 1950’s.

September 7, 2001

George W. Bush Childhood Home Ind. Adopts ownership of 1950s ear Bush house

‘Midland can be proud of what the Board of Realtors is doing.” – Jenna Welch, Laura Bush’s mother

April 26, 2001

Bush restoration to reflect 1950s family life

The prospects of the George W. Bush Childhood Home becoming a national Midland monument that would be restore precisely to its 1950s Bush years is making progress under sponsorship of the Permian Basin Board of Realtors. The concept has gained its non-profit corporation status through the Texas Secretary of State and is awaiting its tax-exempt status from the Internal Revenue Service, said Bill Scott, a Midland Realtor who is president of the George W. Bush Childhood Home, Inc.

March 5, 2001

Bush boyhood home: local monument to two presidents

The George W. Bush 1950s boyhood Homeplace in Midland is destined to enter the public domain, to be restored, and deemed the “presidential home” of two future United States presidents – George H.W. Bush and his son.

January 30, 2001

Local efforts move forward on obtaining historic Bush home

Earlier Monday, an Arizona couple visiting friends in Odessa drove to Midland to view the former Bush houses. The couple, Roger and Thelma Thomson, noted they had viewed the Bush Ohio Avenue house on television.

January 23, 2001

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