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From Bluebonnets to Pecans to Domino Game? Texas Can’t Get Enough of Its State Symbols

From Bluebonnets to Pecans to Domino Game? Texas Can’t Get Enough of Its State Symbols

The bluebonnet’s designation as Texas state flower goes back to 1901. Photo by Michael Amador. Since 1901, when the bluebonnet

With a New Album Out, 81-Year-Old Delbert McClinton Reflects on His Six-Decade Career

With a New Album Out, 81-Year-Old Delbert McClinton Reflects on His Six-Decade Career

…made cool records. By the time I came of age, he had already done turns with the Straitjackets, a blues…

OroBianco Cultures Small-Town Texas With the Italian Tradition of Slow Food

OroBianco Cultures Small-Town Texas With the Italian Tradition of Slow Food

…Lombardy’s robiola; and Bluebonnet, a mild, fudgy blue. The latter has been a hit—a “gateway blue,” as Thompson calls it—with…

Nice N Easy Serves Craft Beer and Wine in One of Johnson City’s Oldest Buildings

Nice N Easy Serves Craft Beer and Wine in One of Johnson City’s Oldest Buildings

…although tax records date the earliest liquor license on the site to 1908, there are rumors alcohol was served here…

Can the Sugar Land Space Cowboys Help Houston Embrace Its True Nickname?

Can the Sugar Land Space Cowboys Help Houston Embrace Its True Nickname?

…most expensive hotel room in the entire world. You could look it up in The Guinness Book of Records, and…

A Century of Recorded Country Music Started With Texas Fiddler Eck Robertson

A Century of Recorded Country Music Started With Texas Fiddler Eck Robertson

…78 rpm records under the name Eck Robertson by the Victor Talking Machine Company (later RCA Victor), it didn’t feel…

The Battle Between Two Lizards In Texas Is a Win for UT Arlington Biologists

The Battle Between Two Lizards In Texas Is a Win for UT Arlington Biologists

…) turned up, the prairie lizard ( Sceloporus consobrinus ) was conspicuously absent, even in areas where historical records indicated…

10 Facts About the Texas State Flag

10 Facts About the Texas State Flag

…delegates along with the Texas constitution and declaration of independence. “The problem is, because the records of the convention are…

Think Texas Is Hot? Here Are 8 Reasons Why It’s Hotter Than You Think

Think Texas Is Hot? Here Are 8 Reasons Why It’s Hotter Than You Think

…Williams. Texans are no strangers to heat, but everyone’s feeling it this summer as temperatures continue breaking records. This is…

Trip to Bountiful: Texas Highways Wildflower Drives

Trip to Bountiful: Texas Highways Wildflower Drives

…eyes open everywhere you go. When you see that first bluebonnet, you’ll know it’s spring. Photo by Tim Fitzharris Brenham/Chappell…

Going to the Chappell

Going to the Chappell

…home like the historic vibe just fine. I slip inside a shop called the Bluebonnet House, and I’m amazed at…

Flowers of Observation

Flowers of Observation

Bluebonnet, Brazos County “I have found that the most important thing to do is to research different varieties of wildflowers…

Rest in Peace: Grave Sites of Famous Texans

Rest in Peace: Grave Sites of Famous Texans

…poignant links to our story, and no other section of a town more accurately records the legacy of its citizenry.”…

TH Moment with Jerry Jeff Walker

TH Moment with Jerry Jeff Walker

…Jeff: When I came to Austin in 1971, I had an independent deal with MCA Records, and later, Elektra. I’d…

Inside These Walls: A Personal Reflection on the Alamo

Inside These Walls: A Personal Reflection on the Alamo

…Along the Alamo’s west wall, sidewalk hawkers now yell at tourists to come inside the Guinness World Records Museum and…

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