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The Primordial Paddlefish Is Being Reintroduced to Texas Lakes

The Primordial Paddlefish Is Being Reintroduced to Texas Lakes

…velvet-skinned beasts with long oar-like noses, called “rostrums,” and faintly shocked expressions. Caddo Lake State Park 245 Park Road 2,…

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?

…splitting the boards with Buffalo Bill. “He brought along Donald McKay, a Warm Springs scout who had risen to fame…

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

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

…with Mike Vance, the Houston baseball historian and author. Somewhat to my surprise, he was vehemently opposed to the change,…

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

…send our representatives to Austin to make the world’s longest list of cool things about Texas, which tends to be…

Follow the Smoke, West Texas BBQ

Follow the Smoke, West Texas BBQ

…rub. Before long she’d chosen local mesquite to power her smoker and had perfected two different rubs, one for beef…

Follow the Smoke, South Texas BBQ

Follow the Smoke, South Texas BBQ

…smoked sausage, chicken, fried catfish, chicken-fried steak, chicken tenders, bacon-onion potatoes, meringue pies Payment: credit cards Mike Hinze is the…

A Fresh Spin on Fayetteville

A Fresh Spin on Fayetteville

…from Houston, along with my girlfriend, Lindy, and me, with tales of the town’s history. Heimsath relates that members of…

Minimalism to the Max in Marfa

Minimalism to the Max in Marfa

…seeing it, one instantaneously comprehends exactly what Judd was after. In the sheds, long, sharp shafts of afternoon light pour…

Going to the Chappell

Going to the Chappell

…once belonged to Mary Haller is now an inviting B&B called the Stagecoach Inn. We arrive via a more modern…

Shifting Sands of Monahans

Shifting Sands of Monahans

…speed, and laughing if they became stuck in the sand. Long before the park opened in 1956, the U.S. government…

The National Museum of the Pacific War

The National Museum of the Pacific War

…Rick Perry; U.S. Congressman Mike Conaway; General James T. Conway, USMC (Commandant of the Marine Corps); General Mike Hagee, USMC…

New Adventures in Old La Grange

New Adventures in Old La Grange

…Griffis Smith) On long trips, I like to break up the drive by exploring a small town along the way….

No Stone Unturned

No Stone Unturned

…where it’s illegal to collect rocks, artifacts, or plants. Fortunately, rockhounds can hunt legally on pub-lic easements along Texas roads,…

Field of Screens: Texas Drive-ins

Field of Screens: Texas Drive-ins

…At the Showboat Drive In Theater in Hockley, just west of Tomball, Chris Rumfolo (co-owner along with her husband, Johnny)…

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