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With New Performances, John Lomax III Fuels the Lomax Family Legacy of Preserving American Folk Songs

With New Performances, John Lomax III Fuels the Lomax Family Legacy of Preserving American Folk Songs

John Lomax III photo by Amanda Lomax. John Lomax III has been part of my music life for half a…

Karankawa Descendants are Reclaiming Their Heritage After Being Written Off as Extinct

Karankawa Descendants are Reclaiming Their Heritage After Being Written Off as Extinct

by john nova lomax photographs by kenny braun Karankawa descendants are reviving We’re the heritage of a native Texas Still…

Everything Goes to the Dogs at the Buda Wiener Dog Races

Everything Goes to the Dogs at the Buda Wiener Dog Races

…it basks in the anointing warmth of a huge savanna sun. (You can practically hear Elton John’s “Circle of Life”…

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

…musicians like John Lennon by inducting them for both their solo work and as members of a band, Texas confers…

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

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

…to NASA. According to Google Maps, it’s a shade under 40 miles from Sugar Land Town Square to the Johnson…

In Houston, Crawfish Season Is The Most Wonderful Time of the Year

In Houston, Crawfish Season Is The Most Wonderful Time of the Year

Photo by Michael Murphy The late St. Louis Cardinals baseball great Stan Musial once said, “Houston has three…

What Makes a Great Old-School Burger Stand?

What Makes a Great Old-School Burger Stand?

…revered pitmasters are now regarded as local celebrities. Recently, I was speaking with John Barry Williams, a veteran government official…

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

Photo by Wikipedia User Bernard Dupont, CC BY-SA 2.0 If you live along the coast or in any…

Where Does the Texas Hill Country Actually End?

Where Does the Texas Hill Country Actually End?

Johnson City, a town whose Hill Country status nobody questions, Cofran grows frustrated when I point out that isolated spots…

The Wild Extremes Texas Photographers Go To for Thrilling Storm Shots

The Wild Extremes Texas Photographers Go To for Thrilling Storm Shots

With major contributions to the two most famous tornado movies of all time, Texans loom over the cinematic…

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

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

Portrait of a Man, Roman, late 1st century B.C.-early 1st century A.D. Marble. Lent by the Bavarian Administration…

Coast Guard Tall Ship ‘Eagle’ Returns to Galveston for the First Time in 50 Years

Coast Guard Tall Ship ‘Eagle’ Returns to Galveston for the First Time in 50 Years

U.S. Coast Guard sailing ship, USCGC Eagle (WIX-327), under full sail in the Caribbean. Courtesy U.S. Coast Guard….

Roadside Oddity: the Metal Art of the Eclectic Menagerie in Houston

Roadside Oddity: the Metal Art of the Eclectic Menagerie in Houston

Photo of Eclectic Menagerie sculptures by Giovanni Montes A cubist-like armadillo stands atop a hillock next to a…

In Galveston, Reenacting the Famous Order of Juneteenth Has Special Meaning

In Galveston, Reenacting the Famous Order of Juneteenth Has Special Meaning

Maj. Gen. Gordon Granger was the Union Army commander in Texas during the end of slavery. Photo courtesy…

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