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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

…coats of paint and perfectly manicured lawns line Ocean Drive, there are dozens of abandoned houses just blocks behind those…

At the Toilet Seat Art Museum in The Colony, You’ll Feel Moved By the Creativity

At the Toilet Seat Art Museum in The Colony, You’ll Feel Moved By the Creativity

…the landfill during a visit to a plumbing supply house and asked if he could take some. Inspired by the…

Bobby Byrd of Cinco Puntos Press Is a Poet and Everyone Should Know It

Bobby Byrd of Cinco Puntos Press Is a Poet and Everyone Should Know It

…Byrd of El Paso was many things to many people. But first and foremost, Bobby was a poet. That’s what…

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

House of Representatives recognized the band in 1991 with a resolution honoring it for “keeping alive German music as part…

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,…

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

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

…Louisiana Fine Foods Companies, and no man has done more to introduce crawfish culture to Texas than this proud Cajun…

What a 500-Year-Old Tree Taught Me About Putting Down Roots

What a 500-Year-Old Tree Taught Me About Putting Down Roots

…I was in this mood when I decided to get out of the house. I scrolled through Google Maps in…

Follow the Smoke, Central Texas BBQ

Follow the Smoke, Central Texas BBQ

…up both warm German potato salad and sauerkraut that’s better than anybody back in Germany might dream of. “And people…

Texas Grit: How the Dust Bowl Changed the Course of History in the Texas Panhandle

Texas Grit: How the Dust Bowl Changed the Course of History in the Texas Panhandle

…had seen many a dust storm, but this was fearful, really. We went in the house together and that thing…

Land of Big Sam

Land of Big Sam

…and statesman Sam Houston, the hometown hero of Texas Independence, town fathers once imagined a capitol dome atop this prominent…

A Coastal Charmer—Rockport

A Coastal Charmer—Rockport

…reason many people visit Rockport. According to Chuck Scates, manager of Redfish Lodge on Copano Bay, there are more fishing…

Youngblood’s Stockyard Cafe

Youngblood’s Stockyard Cafe

…Obvi-ously, this café doesn’t take itself too seriously. I hear a man order coffee for himself and a Dr Pepper…

In the Ballpark: A TH moment with Nolan Ryan

In the Ballpark: A TH moment with Nolan Ryan

…route and played Little League baseball while growing up in Alvin. At the league’s closing ceremonies one summer, a man

Rest in Peace: Grave Sites of Famous Texans

Rest in Peace: Grave Sites of Famous Texans

…better in 1967, when musicologist John A. Lomax Jr. and bluesman Mance Lipscomb pre­sid­ed at the dedication of a historical…

Corpus Christi and Me

Corpus Christi and Me

…visit I rediscover favorite haunts, such as the historic seawall and the T-heads and L-head—man-made permanent piers now housing restaurants,…

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