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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

…plains suddenly break into the buff red and orange crags and cliffs marking the east end of Palo Duro Canyon….

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

…another, depending on your level of curiosity, slow down at least and enjoy the scenery. On this route you’ll pass…

In Houston, Crawfish Season Is The Most Wonderful Time of the Year

In Houston, Crawfish Season Is The Most Wonderful Time of the Year

…crawfish to indicate they’re part of the Republic of Mudbug. Meanwhile, friends gather in platoons to consume the crustaceans by…

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

…Boulevard, where they serenaded patrons of Little Woodrow’s pub. Smaller colonies live just west of the Heights and East End

Where Does the Texas Hill Country Actually End?

Where Does the Texas Hill Country Actually End?

…Hill Country begin, and where does it end? Approaching from the south on US 83, the Hill Country presents itself…

Author Jesse Sublett Delves Into Austin’s Criminal Underbelly

Author Jesse Sublett Delves Into Austin’s Criminal Underbelly

…part-time detective named Martin Fender. Rock Critic Murders, published in 1989, starred the real-life haunts of my alter ego, with…

A Family Works to Overcome Tragedy on Possum Kingdom Lake

A Family Works to Overcome Tragedy on Possum Kingdom Lake

…in the United States. Strangely, my first weekend at Possum Kingdom reminded me of visits to Cairo, where a web…

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

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

…to exert power in Rome. It could have ended there, but the senate feared his popularity and undermined his every…

My Hometown: Presidio Has Been a Frontier Crossroads For Centuries

My Hometown: Presidio Has Been a Frontier Crossroads For Centuries

…the Presidio Independent School District, which is the town’s largest employer. Arian Velazquez-Ornelas moved with her family from California to…

The Wild Extremes Texas Photographers Go To for Thrilling Storm Shots

The Wild Extremes Texas Photographers Go To for Thrilling Storm Shots

end of November. According to researchers at Colorado State University, a group that has been presenting hurricane season forecasts for…

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

…grew into legend. Hadlock’s appearance takes place during the weekend of Jefferson’s 75th annual Historical Pilgrimage, which along with historic…

Chain of Jewels

Chain of Jewels

The legendary Highland Lakes—Buchanan, Inks, LBJ, Marble Falls, Travis, and Austin—wind like a meandering blue ribbon through the green canvas…

Fort Worth: How Now, Cowtown?

Fort Worth: How Now, Cowtown?

…winter or in the coming spring. On the east end along Foch Street, locals have quickly taken to elegant cheesecakes…

Roads to Freedom

Roads to Freedom

had already moved on, excited about the prospects that integration offered elsewhere. Integration also signaled the end of independent schools…

A Coastal Charmer—Rockport

A Coastal Charmer—Rockport

…Rockport Syndrome.” The laid-back atmosphere beguiles many who come for a weekend but stay for a lifetime. That’s when they…

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