Trump supporters rally at Southside Posted in: News On Friday evening, dozens of Republicans from across Bastrop County got together at the parking lot of Southside Market & BBQ to show support for President Donald Trump. The rally lasted about an hour and a half, and a total of 72 participants attended and lined the side of U.S. Highway 290 while waving flags and holding signs. The function was arranged by local Republican precinct chairmen. ...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!