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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

…portraits of Davy Crockett and cattle trailblazer John Chisum. Across the street from the library is Bywaters Park, its 1931…

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

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

…the Caddo people and a trading hub before the Europeans arrived. The modern world intrudes as you move through Crockett

Roads to Freedom

Roads to Freedom

…ext. 238; email [email protected] For area visitor information, contact the Crockett Area Chamber of Commerce, 936/544-2359 or 888/269-2359, www.crockettareachamber.org; and…

Readers Recommend: January 2009

Readers Recommend: January 2009

…212 W. Jefferson St.; 972/923-3305 The Moosehead Cafe I recommend The Moosehead Cafe in Crockett. Not only is the food…

Crockett Street Revival

Crockett Street Revival

…Reinvented as the Dixie Dance Hall, the building today anchors Beaumont’s Crockett Street Entertainment District, where restaurants and bars draw…

Friends with the Devils (River, That Is)

Friends with the Devils (River, That Is)

…drainage for parts of Crockett, Schleicher, Sutton, and Val Verde counties on its way to Amistad Reservoir on the Rio…

San Antonio Artist Captures Latino Community in Public Artworks

San Antonio Artist Captures Latino Community in Public Artworks

…Antonio when he was four. “When I was a child,” he says, “I would walk to Crockett Elementary School and…

Nacogdoches Daytripper

Nacogdoches Daytripper

…through Nacogdoches, and many stayed in this home, including Davy Crockett on his way to the Alamo, and Sam Houston,…

4 for Fall: The Autumn Trails

4 for Fall: The Autumn Trails

…Texas’ Davy Crockett National Forest. Fall color around Ratcliff Lake comes from sweetgum (Liquidambar styracifiua) and red maples (Acer rubrum),…

Inside These Walls: A Personal Reflection on the Alamo

Inside These Walls: A Personal Reflection on the Alamo

…of Travis and Crockett, then records the image with her cell phone’s camera. To this day, the Alamo remains one…

Ridleys Believe it or Not! Sea Turtles in Texas

Ridleys Believe it or Not! Sea Turtles in Texas

…NOAA Sea Turtle Facility An unassuming building on the grounds of Galveston’s historic Fort Crockett houses the only federal facility…

Rest in Peace: Grave Sites of Famous Texans

Rest in Peace: Grave Sites of Famous Texans

…Elizabeth Crockett (1788-1860) rests in peace in Acton Cemetery (near Granbury), which contains the state’s smallest (0.01 acres) state park,…

Trips to Bountiful 2010: Upper Coast

Trips to Bountiful 2010: Upper Coast

…day, rest up at one of Beaumont’s many accommodations. Still hungry? Head to Spindletop Restaurant in the Crockett Street District…

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