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A Caribbean Native Finds a Connection to Home in Corpus Christi

A Caribbean Native Finds a Connection to Home in Corpus Christi

Spanish explorer, discovered Corpus Christi in 1519. In Puerto Rico, the Taíno tribe preceded Columbus, while the Karankawa in Corpus

Celebrating Pride Month in Small Town Texas

Celebrating Pride Month in Small Town Texas

…June 23, the 2021 Miss Gay Corpus Christi Lisa Perry will be throwing the first pitch at the Corpus Christi

Spring Road Trips: Scenic Drives, the Gulf Coast, Big Bend, and the ‘Eiffel Tower’ Await

Spring Road Trips: Scenic Drives, the Gulf Coast, Big Bend, and the ‘Eiffel Tower’ Await

…State Highway 35 and Corpus Christi will not be confused for the Pacific Coast Highway and Big Sur, but this…

13 Things to Do Along the Texas Coast

13 Things to Do Along the Texas Coast

…in Galveston and USS Lexington in Corpus Christi offer tours and other experiences. ­battleshiptexas.org; galvestonhistory.org; usslexington.com   2 Shell By…

Corpus Christi and Me

Corpus Christi and Me

enjoying discovering what’s new about Corpus Christi. Many attractions cluster conveniently on Corpus Christi Beach—locals still call it North Beach—on…

Roadside Oddity: How a Champion Baton Twirler Inspired Benavides’ Welcome Sign

Roadside Oddity: How a Champion Baton Twirler Inspired Benavides’ Welcome Sign

…Robstown, about 30 minutes outside of Corpus Christi. So twice a week growing up, Palacios’ parents drove her and her…

Ship Shape

Ship Shape

Corpus Christi’s Naval Station Ingleside will take on the appearance of an historic port of call as four tall sailing…

City by the Sea

City by the Sea

…Griffis Smith) Visitors to Port Aransas sometimes skip past the area’s biggest city, Corpus Christi—and that’s a shame. Together, Port…

Corpus Christi’s Buccaneer Days Turns 71

Corpus Christi’s Buccaneer Days Turns 71

How many pirates can fit into corpus Christi’s Buccaneer Stadium? Consider this: Some 23,000 football fans reportedly squeezed in for…

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Rest in Peace: Grave Sites of Famous Texans

Rest in Peace: Grave Sites of Famous Texans

…Memorial Park in Corpus Christi, by the thousands year round. Each March 31, they commemorate the Grammy-winning artist’s untimely death…

A Coastal Charmer—Rockport

A Coastal Charmer—Rockport

…up in Corpus Christi and later lived in Houston, but Rockport remained central in her life. “I would come to…

Follow the Smoke, South Texas BBQ

Follow the Smoke, South Texas BBQ

…and pumpkin bread baked by his mother. “We’re keeping it very simple,” he says. The Bar-B-Q Man (Corpus Christi) Address:…

Make Waves This Winter

Make Waves This Winter

…dinner. I consulted with friends in some of Texas’ most popular beach communities—Galveston, South Padre Island, Rockport/Fulton, Corpus Christi, and…

Riding the Waves and Coming of Age in Corpus Christi

Riding the Waves and Coming of Age in Corpus Christi

…leisure suit, and he smoked a pipe. In 1957, Poppy moved to Corpus Christi with his second wife, Madeline—my grandmother—an…

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