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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

Sarah Hepola’s ode to the Texas cowgirl. The other outlets nominated for the award were 5280, AARP The Magazine, Eater,…

Kerrville Folk Festival Celebrates 50 Years of Music, Community, and Lasting Memories

Kerrville Folk Festival Celebrates 50 Years of Music, Community, and Lasting Memories

Peter Yarrow performs at the Threadgill Theater. Photo by Will van Overbeek. In March 1972, a short writeup…

Tyler Made

Tyler Made

…bought the house and raised nine children there. Their best-known child was White House correspondent Sarah McClendon—famous for her grilling…

What’s That Smell? San Antonio Zoo’s Corpse Flower Is Ready To Bloom

What’s That Smell? San Antonio Zoo’s Corpse Flower Is Ready To Bloom

The San Antonio Zoo’s corpse flower is expected to bloom this month. Photo courtesy San Antonio Zoo. The…

Ghosts of Galveston

Ghosts of Galveston

Seven named cemeteries –– between 40th and 42nd streets ––form Broadway Cemetery. (Photo by Sarah Kerver) In the 19th Century,…

Roadside Oddity: How a Champion Baton Twirler Inspired Benavides’ Welcome Sign

Roadside Oddity: How a Champion Baton Twirler Inspired Benavides’ Welcome Sign

Visitors to Benavides can find its welcome sign on State Highway 359. Photo courtesy Yvonne Palacios. If you…

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…

Up For Sale, the Old Spanish Trail Restaurant in Bandera Serves Up Cowboy History

Up For Sale, the Old Spanish Trail Restaurant in Bandera Serves Up Cowboy History

A popular spot for visitors to the Hill Country, the OST has been a staple in Bandera since…

History and Ghost Stories Abound at Barber’s—Texas’ Oldest Indie Bookstore

History and Ghost Stories Abound at Barber’s—Texas’ Oldest Indie Bookstore

Barber’s “organized chaos” includes quirky art pieces throughout the shop. Photo courtesy Barber’s Bookstore. When Bert and Alice…

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

The bluebonnet’s designation as Texas state flower goes back to 1901. Photo by Michael Amador. Since 1901, when…

A Century of Recorded Country Music Started With Texas Fiddler Eck Robertson

A Century of Recorded Country Music Started With Texas Fiddler Eck Robertson

Old-time fiddler Eck Robertson circa 1923. Public domain image via Wikimedia Commons. His tombstone is inscribed with “World’s…

The History of Glen Rose Can Be Told Through Its Prehistoric Petrified Wood

The History of Glen Rose Can Be Told Through Its Prehistoric Petrified Wood

Sycamore Grove in Glen Rose is a prime example of how petrified wood was used to build structures…

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…

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…

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….

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