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These 10 County Courthouses Show off the Beauty and History of Small-Town Texas

Texas' Historic County Courthouses shine with grandiosity and ambition. Often politically controversial because of their expense, courthouse projects in the…

5 Music Fests Every Texan Should Attend

The big, expensive festivals touting electronic dance music, Radiohead, and Jay-Z get most of the media attention, but a number…

A City Slicker Fulfills His Lifelong Dream of Riding a Horse

Maverick Horseback Riding in Lockhart offers a wide range of lessons and rides for all ages and levels of experience.

Chisholm Trail Roundup

Lockhart’s Chisholm Trail Roundup is a western weekend 45 years in the making. The city’s largest annual festival attracts some…

Lockhart Turns the Key

Like most Texans, my main experiences with Lockhart have always revolved around barbecue, whether that meant a birthday brisket throwdown…

Texas Top 40 No. 29, Lockhart

Named by the 76th Texas Legislature in 1999 as the Barbecue Capital of Texas, the Central Texas town of Lockhart…

Texas Top 40 Travel Destinations

Last fall, we asked Texas Highways readers to share their favorite places in the state for our Texas Top-40 Travel…

Daytripper with Chet Garner: Lockhart

It’s official. A while back, the Texas Legislature settled the debate over which town deserves the overall crown for best…
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