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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

…the Red River—it is a vein in shape and color.   TH: How did this project change your feelings about…

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

project, which launched July 5 and runs for 13 days, until July 17, offers plenty of activities and tasks for…

The Hill Country Legacy of Old Tunnel State Park

The Hill Country Legacy of Old Tunnel State Park

…the Big Hill had pushed the project over budget, driving the new railroad into receivership until it was reorganized in…

A Family Works to Overcome Tragedy on Possum Kingdom Lake

A Family Works to Overcome Tragedy on Possum Kingdom Lake

…Morris Sheppard Dam, erected as part of a Works Progress Administration project, began in 1938 and was completed in 1941….

Houston Muralist Brings the Flavor of Space City to Exclusive Lululemon Line

Houston Muralist Brings the Flavor of Space City to Exclusive Lululemon Line

…workout apparel maker Lululemon approached local muralist and artist Hugo Pérez to collaborate on a new project, he jumped at…

The Primordial Paddlefish Is Being Reintroduced to Texas Lakes

The Primordial Paddlefish Is Being Reintroduced to Texas Lakes

…taming flooding. Though well-intentioned—floods can be dangerous to life and property—these projects reshaped waterways, causing rivers to channelize. This silted…

Galveston Island State Park’s Beachside Set to Reopen for First Time Since 2019

Galveston Island State Park’s Beachside Set to Reopen for First Time Since 2019

The restoration project added several new amenities to the park’s beach. Photo courtesy Nieco Payton/TPWD Galveston Island State Park is…

Big Bend’s Oldest Surviving Adobe Structure Gets a Makeover

Big Bend’s Oldest Surviving Adobe Structure Gets a Makeover

project. It’s one of several adobe restorations and stabilizations—including the nearby Dorgan House—he’s been working on over the past five…

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

…the Texas Breeding Bird Atlas Project, the first known sightings in Texas occurred between 1973 and 1975. Like grackles, monk…

The Lost History of Texas Granite that Never Made it to the Capitol

The Lost History of Texas Granite that Never Made it to the Capitol

…used for the $34.7 million construction project. Because most of the labor used to quarry the granite from Marble Falls…

Author Jesse Sublett Delves Into Austin’s Criminal Underbelly

Author Jesse Sublett Delves Into Austin’s Criminal Underbelly

…and making phone calls. Fortunately, his wife, Twila Earle, supported the project and became an invaluable resource. Cryer and others…

Texas Singer-Songwriter Robert Earl Keen is Retiring After a 40-Year Wild Ride

Texas Singer-Songwriter Robert Earl Keen is Retiring After a 40-Year Wild Ride

…a multimedia project with videos, a music album, and even a graphic novel. REK: When the pandemic started, I wrote…

A New Book Explores How Psychics Thrived on Texas Border Radio Stations

A New Book Explores How Psychics Thrived on Texas Border Radio Stations

…In the early 1950s, the Taylors sponsored an archaeological expedition by respected Mayanist Frans Blom. The project investigated some ruins…

How Prison Labor Helped Build the Texas Capitol in the 1880s

How Prison Labor Helped Build the Texas Capitol in the 1880s

…of Granite Cutters, which directed members to boycott the project. Contractor Gustave Wilke responded by importing stoneworkers from Scotland. Federal…

Celebrating Pride Month in Small Town Texas

Celebrating Pride Month in Small Town Texas

…show to raise donations for The Trevor Project , a nonprofit organization focused on suicide prevention among young queer people….

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