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The Wild and Urban Brazos is a River Full of Contradictions

The Wild and Urban Brazos is a River Full of Contradictions

…the Clear Fork joins the main stem, now a river of substance with distinct bands of dark green vegetation covering…

The Healing Power of the Texas Landscape

The Healing Power of the Texas Landscape

…the sky and chilled the air. The space of grief is infinite but allows only a shallow depth of field….

Texas Humor’s Founder Jay B. Sauceda Considers the Texas Identity

Texas Humor’s Founder Jay B. Sauceda Considers the Texas Identity

…every holiday season. Sauceda has also taken his Lone Star fascination to the sky, piloting his single-engine Cessna around the…

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

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

…operated, the business has become a popular local spot, received a Denver International Spirits Competition award, and achieved distribution in…

A Caribbean Native Finds a Connection to Home in Corpus Christi

A Caribbean Native Finds a Connection to Home in Corpus Christi

…acres like a ragged metallic scar spewing thick white smoke into the blue Texas sky. But the appearance of palm…

A Family Works to Overcome Tragedy on Possum Kingdom Lake

A Family Works to Overcome Tragedy on Possum Kingdom Lake

…started slowly. The nose of the boat tilted toward the sky as I accelerated, rising above the surface of the…

Texas Highways Wins 2 City and Regional Magazine Awards, 11 International Regional Magazine Association Gold Prizes

Texas Highways Wins 2 City and Regional Magazine Awards, 11 International Regional Magazine Association Gold Prizes

…two City and Regional Magazine Awards, one National Magazine Award nomination, and 11 International Regional Magazine Association gold prizes, along…

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

…1993’s A Bigger Piece of Sky are two of the most popular. The fast-talking, gray-bearded bard has two adult daughters…

The Wild Extremes Texas Photographers Go To for Thrilling Storm Shots

The Wild Extremes Texas Photographers Go To for Thrilling Storm Shots

…that one day and this one tornado formed a little before dark, which is when usually the low level jet…

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

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

…A new book, Radio Psychics , by Georgetown-based author John Benedict Buescher, who is also co-director of the International Association

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

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

…used unpaid prison laborers, primarily African Americans, to work the quarries. This caused a major dust-up with the International Association

Step Back In Time At El Paso’s Gardner Hotel As It Celebrates 100 Years

Step Back In Time At El Paso’s Gardner Hotel As It Celebrates 100 Years

…different claim to fame for welcoming international visitors. Located just over a half-mile from the Paso Del Norte International Bridge—one…

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

…for the dark skies. “I mean really, really dark,” says Bonham native Lee Leatherwood. Want to see the Milky Way…

For Female Country Singers From Texas, There’s Something in the Water

For Female Country Singers From Texas, There’s Something in the Water

Kacey Musgraves performs at Lollapalooza in Chicago. Courtesy Henry Holt and Co. When Miranda Lambert won the Country Music Association’s…

Galaxy Quest

Galaxy Quest

sky, making it a very dark place to be on a moonless night. Enjoy one of Texas’ Dark Sky parks….

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