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Find Dinosaur Tracks and Ax-Throwing on a Weekend Getaway to Glen Rose

Find Dinosaur Tracks and Ax-Throwing on a Weekend Getaway to Glen Rose

…a demonstration garden maintained by the Somervell County Master Gardeners. 6 / SOMERVELL COUNTY MUSEUMFossilized mammoth and mastodon bones, a…

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

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

…mid 19th-century log cabin courthouse that sits right across from the present-day Atacosa County Courthouse, built in 1912. Then turn…

The Hill Country Legacy of Old Tunnel State Park

The Hill Country Legacy of Old Tunnel State Park

…Antonio from England when he was 20 years old, Giles designed multiple county courthouses in Texas and established a 13,000-acre…

The Healing Power of the Texas Landscape

The Healing Power of the Texas Landscape

…months to live. I was in the middle of packing for a move from Oakland, California, to Denton, where my…

Author Jesse Sublett Delves Into Austin’s Criminal Underbelly

Author Jesse Sublett Delves Into Austin’s Criminal Underbelly

…Street from the Travis County Courthouse. Formerly called the Stokes Building, it is currently known as the Travis County Ned…

The History of Glen Rose Can Be Told Through Its Prehistoric Petrified Wood

The History of Glen Rose Can Be Told Through Its Prehistoric Petrified Wood

…utilizing petrified wood—ancient trees turned to stone—in the construction of homes, businesses, walls, wells, and other structures. The Somervell County

Polka Music? Czech! Kolaches? Czech! Get Ready for Slavnost in La Grange

Polka Music? Czech! Kolaches? Czech! Get Ready for Slavnost in La Grange

…you drive out in the countryside here in Fayette County, almost all the county roads are going to have a…

Texas’ Route 67 Is Route 66 Without the Cheap Souvenirs

Texas’ Route 67 Is Route 66 Without the Cheap Souvenirs

…backlot for a film about the quaintness of small-town Texas, is particularly appealing. Its centerpiece is the Comanche County Courthouse,…

As the Emerald Ash Borer Expands Its Texas Invasion, There Are Ways to Help Stop the Spread

As the Emerald Ash Borer Expands Its Texas Invasion, There Are Ways to Help Stop the Spread

…Service regional forest health coordinator. Texas hasn’t been immune. In 2016, the first beetles turned up in Harrison County in…

Where Does the Texas Hill Country Actually End?

Where Does the Texas Hill Country Actually End?

…idea of the Hill Country. The terrain is another matter: The Bosque County seat of Meridian is ringed by low,…

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

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

…the Del Rio Evening News, the radio psychics invited Val Verde County folks to attend the Bandera County Rodeo at…

Wildfires Continue Across Texas as Temperatures Soar and Droughts Worsen

Wildfires Continue Across Texas as Temperatures Soar and Droughts Worsen

…most recent being the Chalk Mountain Fire in Somervell County near Dallas-Fort Worth. The fire at Chalk Mountain has burned…

Shumla Treks Offer a Revealing Look at the Ancient Rock Art of Southwest Texas

Shumla Treks Offer a Revealing Look at the Ancient Rock Art of Southwest Texas

…art sites in the rugged canyonlands of Val Verde County. The group has hiked here as part of a new…

Marfa Film Shop Revives the Art of Film Photography in West Texas

Marfa Film Shop Revives the Art of Film Photography in West Texas

…that no one had yet opened a film store. In a poolside conversation last May, the Denton transplant lamented to…

Capturing the Tenacity and Persistence of the Mesquite

Capturing the Tenacity and Persistence of the Mesquite

…and Cappadona Ranch mesquite bean apple brie crostini. Subscribe to Texas Highways In Starr County, north of Rio Grande City,…

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