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

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

…of an appreciation for the geology, the history, and the people. I met so many people. I had a long…

In ‘The Last Karankawas,’ Kimberley Garza Highlights South Texas Communities Often Overlooked

In ‘The Last Karankawas,’ Kimberley Garza Highlights South Texas Communities Often Overlooked

…of Texas,” Garza recalls. “More and more people have come out and said, ‘No, we are here. … Just because…

Shumla Treks Offer a Revealing Look at the Ancient Rock Art of Southwest Texas

Shumla Treks Offer a Revealing Look at the Ancient Rock Art of Southwest Texas

…the artwork covers the cave’s 40-foot ceilings, suggesting the ancient people who painted it used scaffolding to reach their rocky…

My Hometown: Presidio Has Been a Frontier Crossroads For Centuries

My Hometown: Presidio Has Been a Frontier Crossroads For Centuries

…what the Indigenous people had to go through. For the ones who stayed here, they had to trade with people

A Caribbean Native Finds a Connection to Home in Corpus Christi

A Caribbean Native Finds a Connection to Home in Corpus Christi

…mother’s lullaby. I hear people talking and laughing, like background actors in a movie. A quick shadow makes the red…

Celebrating Pride Month in Small Town Texas

Celebrating Pride Month in Small Town Texas

…long years of canceled events and public gatherings due to the pandemic, people all around Texas are getting back on…

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

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

…86 stainless steel arrows, each 22 feet long, placed at locations associated with the Comanche people and their last chief,…

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

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

…Seafood in April 1976, people would order fried crawfish tails and etouffee and things like that, but they were just…

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

…to these wonderful songs, the people who created them, the people who sang them,” he says. “It’s something no one…

Comedian William Lee Martin Takes His Texas-Bred Jokes to the World

Comedian William Lee Martin Takes His Texas-Bred Jokes to the World

…next day. People started listening. At one point, 5,000 people watched me play the video game Red Dead Redemption. It…

After Three Years, the Grass House at Caddo Mounds State Historic Site Returns

After Three Years, the Grass House at Caddo Mounds State Historic Site Returns

…neighboring town of Alto. Along with injuring about 40 people, it destroyed the historic site’s museum and traditional Caddo grass…

Kinky Friedman Introduces Gold Star Kids to the Land That Shaped Him

Kinky Friedman Introduces Gold Star Kids to the Land That Shaped Him

…here over the years. The problem was the place is too far for people from the cities to come by…

The Primordial Paddlefish Is Being Reintroduced to Texas Lakes

The Primordial Paddlefish Is Being Reintroduced to Texas Lakes

…to raise a new bumper crop of babies and release them throughout the summer. “People around Caddo Lake are happy…

Looking for a Saloon? Bandera’s Historic 11th Street Cowboy Bar Is For Sale

Looking for a Saloon? Bandera’s Historic 11th Street Cowboy Bar Is For Sale

…and built an outdoor amphitheater to increase capacity from a few hundred to nearly 2,200 people. His wife, Stella, who…

Big Bend’s Oldest Surviving Adobe Structure Gets a Makeover

Big Bend’s Oldest Surviving Adobe Structure Gets a Makeover

…the park’s cultural history adds a key layer of understanding. “It’s hard to imagine—to know people lived here and the…

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