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Written by Peter Obering

Film Screening - 2017 SXSW Conference & Festivals | Photo by Nicky G. Hernandez Jr.

Every March, thousands of people from around the world descend on the capital city of Texas for South by Southwest. Now in its 32nd year, the event, which began in 1987 as a small, local music festival, has grown to include a film festival, conferences on education, comedy, technology, and gaming, as well as numerous exhibitions, showcases, and high-profile speakers.

Inside a room at the Migel House

Passing through Waco a few years ago, I came across a beautiful, century-old mansion made over into a lovely bed-and-breakfast inn.

From the western mountains to the Gulf Coast, Texans across the state were treated to a rare snowstorm on Dec. 7.

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