Skip to content

Peek into the Creative Processes of Willie Nelson, John Graves, and Other Texas Greats

In 1985, Bill Wittliff was four years away from mega-success as screenwriter and executive producer of the beloved miniseries Lonesome Dove when…

There’s Nothing but a Beach on St. Jo Island, but What More Do You Need?

When Hurricane Harvey struck last summer, it made landfall on San José Island, a coastal retreat where U.S. presidents have…

Take Flight in a Vintage Military Aircraft at the Lone Star Flight Museum in Houston

On a clear Saturday morning, I find myself perched in the glass nose cone of a World War II bomber,…

Texas Highways Selects True Texas Travel Film Winner at Thin Line fest

A Piece of Texas: A Travel Documentary took home the top prize in Texas Highways' True Texas short film category…

Texas-Style Fiddle Takes Center Stage at Fiddlers’ Frolics in Hallettsville

Anybody who’s picked up a violin can feel its delicacy. A full-size instrument weighs less than a pound, with a…

Travel Through Time with a Tour of El Paso’s Historic Architecture

It’s dusk on South El Paso Street, the buzzing thoroughfare that connects downtown El Paso to the Juárez bridge, and…

Show Us Texas Through Your Eyes-And Camera Lens

Texas Highways readers are a special breed. Not only are most of you born-and-raised here (or wise transplants), but you…

From Boomtown to Ghost Town: Ranger, Breckenridge, and Thurber Museums Recall Early 20th Century Oil Rush

Driving east on Interstate 20, I crest an incline in the rolling landscape between Abilene and Fort Worth. In the…

Val Verde Winery, the Oldest in Texas, Has Been Making Wine in Del Rio for 135 Years

  Wine lovers say the best wines tell a good story, each sip imparting a depth beyond the taste of…

Culture on the Concho: The San Angelo Museum of Fine Arts

Amid the rugged terrain of the Concho Valley in West Texas, on what was once the edge of the wild…

If These Trees Could Talk

No historical marker indicates that this particular pecan tree near the grounds of the Texas National Guard Armory in northwest…

Discover Granbury's haunted history in a courthouse square tour

Granbury is the kind of place where everyone knows everyone’s business—and if the locals don’t know you yet, they’ll find…
Page 1 of 5
Back to top