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Wildfires Continue Across Texas as Temperatures Soar and Droughts Worsen

Wildfires Continue Across Texas as Temperatures Soar and Droughts Worsen

…first devastating wildfire to hit the state, and according to Rodriguez, it won’t be the end of them. Last Monday,…

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

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

…frequent Comanche lingering place, laced with creeks and rivers, is where the tribe conducted considerable trade with Comanchero settlers to…

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

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

…went into the building before the World Trade Center attacks, and when he came out, the world was going crazy.)…

After Three Years, the Grass House at Caddo Mounds State Historic Site Returns

After Three Years, the Grass House at Caddo Mounds State Historic Site Returns

…project, which launched July 5 and runs for 13 days, until July 17, offers plenty of activities and tasks for…

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

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

…since the first one. The location moved to Quiet Valley Ranch, purchased by Kennedy in 1974; the number of days

Do’s and Don’ts of Late Summer Travel in Texas

Do’s and Don’ts of Late Summer Travel in Texas

…few days before embarking, the association highly recommends drivers check the battery, tires, and engine of their car. Batteries should…

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

…serious situation developed during the big freeze of February 2021. The Lees lost power for several days and the birds…

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

…only open Monday through Friday). Continue on SH 16 until you hit San Saba, the Pecan Capital of the World….

History and Ghost Stories Abound at Barber’s—Texas’ Oldest Indie Bookstore

History and Ghost Stories Abound at Barber’s—Texas’ Oldest Indie Bookstore

…way his dad did, promoting it with “Tales from the Book Trade” on the shop’s Facebook page and, of course,…

Capturing the Tenacity and Persistence of the Mesquite

Capturing the Tenacity and Persistence of the Mesquite

…the most beautiful sound, the most wild and tender lullaby. Intrigued by stories of businesses that trade in mesquite, Texas…

My Hometown: Presidio Has Been a Frontier Crossroads For Centuries

My Hometown: Presidio Has Been a Frontier Crossroads For Centuries

…what the Indigenous people had to go through. For the ones who stayed here, they had to trade with people…

How Goats Went From Overgrazing Villains to Brush-Clearing Heroes

How Goats Went From Overgrazing Villains to Brush-Clearing Heroes

…expanded across the Hill Country as the source of a booming wool and mohair trade. The Texas sheep and goat…

How Prison Labor Helped Build the Texas Capitol in the 1880s

How Prison Labor Helped Build the Texas Capitol in the 1880s

days in the sun; a diet of cornbread, salt pork, and coffee; and no medical care. The new Capitol opened…

Kinky Friedman Introduces Gold Star Kids to the Land That Shaped Him

Kinky Friedman Introduces Gold Star Kids to the Land That Shaped Him

…remaining days of your life. If you buy into that. Well, obviously, I’m 76 years old. But I read at…

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

…a first chapter in two days,” Hadlock says. In addition to Ireland, Hadlock’s research took her to Chicago and Hot…

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