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From Bluebonnets to Pecans to Domino Game? Texas Can’t Get Enough of Its State Symbols

From Bluebonnets to Pecans to Domino Game? Texas Can’t Get Enough of Its State Symbols

…by the late Alan Rosenthal, who was a Rutgers professor and state legislatures expert, agribusiness is a prime motivator. He…

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

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

…troupe needed an expert baton twirler for its show in Vegas called KÀ, so they reached out to her and…

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

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

…an advertising career. But the nascent comedian felt unfulfilled. Following his grandmother’s advice, he tried comedy, starting under the name…

In New Braunfels, The Redbird Listening Room Caters to Songwriters—and Song Listeners

In New Braunfels, The Redbird Listening Room Caters to Songwriters—and Song Listeners

…heavily,” he says, adding that he sought advice from other listening-room owners and fellow musicians before forging ahead. By summer…

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

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

…live-streaming the first five days of the festival for free. If you’re a newcomer, Muse offers some advice. “Our audience…

An Intverview with Elmer Kelton

An Intverview with Elmer Kelton

…has any advice for young writers. His reply: “Keep your day job. Read, read, read, and keep on reading. Write,…

Madera Canyon Trail

Madera Canyon Trail

…relied on expert stonemasons (with technical rockwork experience) and direction from an expert on trail layout on loan from Big…

TH Moment with Jerry Jeff Walker

TH Moment with Jerry Jeff Walker

…CD. It wasn’t mysterious anymore. TH: What do you believe is the most important piece of advice that you’ve given…

Color in Motion

Color in Motion

…the Center, followed by three days of field trips and educational sessions for butterfly enthusiasts. Expert guides lead small groups…

Chasing Windmills

Chasing Windmills

…just one piece of a windmill is broken;’ explains windmill restoration expert Paul Cowley, “the whole thing won’t work. Find…

Fly Me to the Moon

Fly Me to the Moon

…I meet Georgene Harris, a peppy NASA expert who has made a second career as a part-time Level 9 Tour…

The Caverns of Sonora

The Caverns of Sonora

…this year, the Caverns celebrate 50 years of public tours. As one expert, George Veni, Executive Director of the National…

No Stone Unturned

No Stone Unturned

…and chalcedony pseudomorphs. Agate expert Trey Woodward leads the way up the mountain. He has a knack for spotting dazzling…

Hunting for Haunted Galveston

Hunting for Haunted Galveston

…my advice and don’t bring up the rear. Next door to Mayfield Manor, the interactive museum Pirates! Legends of the…

Caching in

Caching in

…seeking tips and advice from fellow cachers. Mrs. Captain Picard advises, “I recommend the ‘stick-poking method’—using a walking stick to…

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