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A Caribbean Native Finds a Connection to Home in Corpus Christi

A Caribbean Native Finds a Connection to Home in Corpus Christi

The WaterAsks Me Questions A Caribbean native finds a home away from home in Corpus Christi by Gabino Iglesias My…

The Stories Behind Texas’ Quirkiest Town Names

The Stories Behind Texas’ Quirkiest Town Names

town Town: concentrated group of houses and private and public buildings City: population center larger than a town or village…

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

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

…for an hour to downtown Rosenberg, home of the Old Main Street Bakery. From Rosenburg, take US 90A and head…

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

…East Texas town of 10,000 with an abundance of late 19th- and early 20th-century architecture. This was the hometown of…

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

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

…know. It’s not something that I typically talk about.” But in the small South Texas town of Benavides, everybody knows…

The Hill Country Legacy of Old Tunnel State Park

The Hill Country Legacy of Old Tunnel State Park

…optimism could lift the spirits of an entire town.” Smith had previously moved to the North Texas town of Anson…

Celebrating Pride Month in Small Town Texas

Celebrating Pride Month in Small Town Texas

…and Houston that are celebrating this year. Smaller cities and towns across the state are jumping on the rainbow bandwagon…

Boerne’s Hill Country Charm and Texas-German Heritage Fuel a Weekend of Fun

Boerne’s Hill Country Charm and Texas-German Heritage Fuel a Weekend of Fun

The German immigrants who settled in the Boerne area in 1850 knew a pristine townsite when they saw one. The…

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

…older parts of town. The fossils on Dr. W.B. Pruitt’s 1929 bungalow-style home on Northeast Barnard Street include whole petrified…

Can the Sugar Land Space Cowboys Help Houston Embrace Its True Nickname?

Can the Sugar Land Space Cowboys Help Houston Embrace Its True Nickname?

Having grown up in Missouri City, he stressed that his hometown neighbor of Sugar Land is a very long way…

The Healing Power of the Texas Landscape

The Healing Power of the Texas Landscape

home from a party. I knew it could happen in an instant. I knew it could happen when I was…

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…

William Clark Green Finds a Muse in the People and Places of Small-Town Texas

William Clark Green Finds a Muse in the People and Places of Small-Town Texas

…people and places of small-town Texas. His music often draws inspiration from the towns where he has roots, like Lubbock,…

The Daytripper Drives a World War II Tank in Uvalde

The Daytripper Drives a World War II Tank in Uvalde

© Todd White Stills & Motion At the crossroads where the Hill Country meets South Texas sits a charming town

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

…Just a block from the Paluxy, Glen Rose’s historic downtown square beckons with local shops, museums, and charming small-town events,…

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