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Spring Road Trips : From Kolaches to the Comanche to the Kings Highway

Spring Road Trips : From Kolaches to the Comanche to the Kings Highway

…frequent Comanche lingering place, laced with creeks and rivers, is where the tribe conducted considerable trade with Comanchero settlers to…

A New Book Explores How Psychics Thrived on Texas Border Radio Stations

A New Book Explores How Psychics Thrived on Texas Border Radio Stations

…went into the building before the World Trade Center attacks, and when he came out, the world was going crazy.)…

Kerrville Folk Festival Celebrates 50 Years of Music, Community, and Lasting Memories

Kerrville Folk Festival Celebrates 50 Years of Music, Community, and Lasting Memories

…since the first one. The location moved to Quiet Valley Ranch, purchased by Kennedy in 1974; the number of days

After Three Years, the Grass House at Caddo Mounds State Historic Site Returns

After Three Years, the Grass House at Caddo Mounds State Historic Site Returns

…project, which launched July 5 and runs for 13 days, until July 17, offers plenty of activities and tasks for…

Wildfires Continue Across Texas as Temperatures Soar and Droughts Worsen

Wildfires Continue Across Texas as Temperatures Soar and Droughts Worsen

…yet just because of the weather that we’re seeing—there are going to be a lot more dry and hot days.”…

The Spirit of Diamond Bessie Lives On In New Novel Inspired By Jefferson’s Famous Murder Trial

The Spirit of Diamond Bessie Lives On In New Novel Inspired By Jefferson’s Famous Murder Trial

…settling in Canton, New York. Moore left home and somehow fell into the life of a prostitute (the novel speculates…

Loud and Invasive, the Monk Parakeet Charmed Its Way Into Texas Almost 50 Years Ago

Loud and Invasive, the Monk Parakeet Charmed Its Way Into Texas Almost 50 Years Ago

…serious situation developed during the big freeze of February 2021. The Lees lost power for several days and the birds…

My Hometown: Presidio Has Been a Frontier Crossroads For Centuries

My Hometown: Presidio Has Been a Frontier Crossroads For Centuries

…what the Indigenous people had to go through. For the ones who stayed here, they had to trade with people…

Capturing the Tenacity and Persistence of the Mesquite

Capturing the Tenacity and Persistence of the Mesquite

…the most beautiful sound, the most wild and tender lullaby. Intrigued by stories of businesses that trade in mesquite, Texas…

History and Ghost Stories Abound at Barber’s—Texas’ Oldest Indie Bookstore

History and Ghost Stories Abound at Barber’s—Texas’ Oldest Indie Bookstore

…way his dad did, promoting it with “Tales from the Book Trade” on the shop’s Facebook page and, of course,…

How Goats Went From Overgrazing Villains to Brush-Clearing Heroes

How Goats Went From Overgrazing Villains to Brush-Clearing Heroes

…expanded across the Hill Country as the source of a booming wool and mohair trade. The Texas sheep and goat…

Comedian William Lee Martin Takes His Texas-Bred Jokes to the World

Comedian William Lee Martin Takes His Texas-Bred Jokes to the World

…But the world was inundated with negative news. Two days later, I took my computer out, started a Facebook Live,…

Roman Bust Discovered In Texas Dishes On Life As a Famous Antiquity

Roman Bust Discovered In Texas Dishes On Life As a Famous Antiquity

…of gladiatorial combat known as “Super Bowl wins.” Public holidays, delirious wine-soaked street parades, royal prisoners from plundered nations paraded…

It Wouldn’t Be Wedding Season in Texas Without the Grand March

It Wouldn’t Be Wedding Season in Texas Without the Grand March

…resurgence of the Grand March in weddings these days,” she says. “Lot of weddings being held in those old KC…

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

…great big family that you like.” His last Sandy Beaches cruise is scheduled for January 2023. These days, McClinton splits…

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