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

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

…of the Roman general Gnaeus Pompeius Magnus, aka Pompey the Great. Is there any truth in that? Roman bust: I…

Texas Singer-Songwriter Robert Earl Keen is Retiring After a 40-Year Wild Ride

Texas Singer-Songwriter Robert Earl Keen is Retiring After a 40-Year Wild Ride

…folk. There are all these great influences coming from everywhere, and I’m hearing more and more great stuff all the…

Generations of Texans Have Flocked to Concan for the Frio River and Neal’s Dining Room

Generations of Texans Have Flocked to Concan for the Frio River and Neal’s Dining Room

…century later, their great-grandson Chase Roosa carries on the family tradition as general manager of Neal’s Dining Room. Every year,…

Igloo, the Granddaddy of Texas Coolers, Turns 75

Igloo, the Granddaddy of Texas Coolers, Turns 75

…on the AM dial and identifying roadkill on State Highway 87. But this trip is not so much a race

With a New Album Out, 81-Year-Old Delbert McClinton Reflects on His Six-Decade Career

With a New Album Out, 81-Year-Old Delbert McClinton Reflects on His Six-Decade Career

…lot of great music is reconsidered on the album, starting with its first three singles: “Ain’t That Lovin’ You,” a…

Texas’ First Black-Owned Taproom Opens With an Educational Twist

Texas’ First Black-Owned Taproom Opens With an Educational Twist

Nestled within Houston’s Greater Heights neighborhood, a simple white building covered in bespoke murals houses Clutch Distilling. Opened in November…

At ‘Immersive Frida Kahlo,’ Visitors Can See the Famous Mexican Artist In a New Light

At ‘Immersive Frida Kahlo,’ Visitors Can See the Famous Mexican Artist In a New Light

…image and artwork. Mara Kahlo, Frida’s great niece who attended the Dallas and Houston openings with her daughter, Mara de…

A Family Photo Depicts a Blacksmith Shop in Keller

A Family Photo Depicts a Blacksmith Shop in Keller

…of San Angelo, the photo shows his great-uncle Andy Choate’s blacksmith shop, which was located where the Main Street Depot…

Three Takes on the Classic Texas Cheeseburger

Three Takes on the Classic Texas Cheeseburger

…the latter is a great supermarket product, but Peeler’s is excellent and worth the money. A classic Texas cheeseburger uses…

Who Was the Historic Figure Behind Texas Jack Wild West Outfitter in Fredericksburg?

Who Was the Historic Figure Behind Texas Jack Wild West Outfitter in Fredericksburg?

…as he was taking aim at Cody. “Finding a moment where Texas Jack saved the life of the great showman…

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 great river. On occasion, the region has even lived up to its legend. In the 1930s, for instance, psychics,…

The Wild Extremes Texas Photographers Go To for Thrilling Storm Shots

The Wild Extremes Texas Photographers Go To for Thrilling Storm Shots

…“films featuring tornadoes.” First, we have Galveston native King Vidor, who survived that city’s great hurricane of 1900. Though he…

The Wild and Urban Brazos is a River Full of Contradictions

The Wild and Urban Brazos is a River Full of Contradictions

…trace the Brazos River down to the coast. With its watershed extending into New Mexico, draws and drainages grow into…

A Caribbean Native Finds a Connection to Home in Corpus Christi

A Caribbean Native Finds a Connection to Home in Corpus Christi

…ocean, dreaming about the possibilities that awaited me there—if only I could manage to make my way across the great

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

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

…introduced the locals to Frisbee. Back in Austin in 1973, Friedman took part in the great progressive-country music explosion with…

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