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The Hill Country Legacy of Old Tunnel State Park

The Hill Country Legacy of Old Tunnel State Park

…by the late historian C.F. Eckhardt. As it happened, just the year before, an unlikely person rolled into Fredericksburg—Temple Smith,…

Women Take Center Stage In Baylor University’s New Exhibition about Theater in Texas

Women Take Center Stage In Baylor University’s New Exhibition about Theater in Texas

…life in Austin. Jones, who was born in Temple in 1902, toured throughout Texas presenting marionette performances for which she…

The Stories Behind Texas’ Quirkiest Town Names

The Stories Behind Texas’ Quirkiest Town Names

…Bankersmith at the Gillespie-Kendall county border is named for Temple Doswell Smith, who established the First Bank of Fredericksburg in…

It Wouldn’t Be Wedding Season in Texas Without the Grand March

It Wouldn’t Be Wedding Season in Texas Without the Grand March

…March in the pavilion dance hall, a venue I chose specifically for the Grand March. I knew I would dance…

Find Dinosaur Tracks and Ax-Throwing on a Weekend Getaway to Glen Rose

Find Dinosaur Tracks and Ax-Throwing on a Weekend Getaway to Glen Rose

…along the river’s south side to Paluxy Heritage Park, where there’s a playground, a covered pavilion with picnic tables, and…

Lucky Land Offers a Serene Exhibition of Asian Culture and Art in Houston

Lucky Land Offers a Serene Exhibition of Asian Culture and Art in Houston

…features life-size Shaolin kung fu warriors, while a separate pavilion celebrates the Happy Buddha, which Lee says symbolizes happiness, healthiness,…

Where Does the Texas Hill Country Actually End?

Where Does the Texas Hill Country Actually End?

“Just because it has hills, and it’s next to the Hill Country, does not make it the Hill…

The Battle Between Two Lizards In Texas Is a Win for UT Arlington Biologists

The Battle Between Two Lizards In Texas Is a Win for UT Arlington Biologists

…scales, colorful bellies, and bright, alert golden eyes. Both like the same sorts of environments in the central hills and…

Texas’ First Black-Owned Taproom Opens With an Educational Twist

Texas’ First Black-Owned Taproom Opens With an Educational Twist

Nestled within Houston’s Greater Heights neighborhood, a simple white building covered in bespoke murals houses Clutch Distilling. Opened…

Welcome to South Texas’ House of Immaculate Glass

Welcome to South Texas’ House of Immaculate Glass

…church windows, mostly dating from the late 19th and early 20th centuries, a golden period in America for stained glass…

With a Concha Revival Underway, Here’s Where to Get the Colorful Pastries in Texas

With a Concha Revival Underway, Here’s Where to Get the Colorful Pastries in Texas

…make carvings with a knife. Cooking time matters: Miggins says her bakery likes conchas to bake until they’re golden yellow,…

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

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

…farms are in the Golden Triangle area, some, like Cornelius Crawfish, are making a go of it in Matagorda County,…

The Wild and Urban Brazos is a River Full of Contradictions

The Wild and Urban Brazos is a River Full of Contradictions

…great blue herons flapping their pterodactyl wings, white egrets and hawks by the dozens, and one juvenile golden eagle. We…

Texas’ Route 67 Is Route 66 Without the Cheap Souvenirs

Texas’ Route 67 Is Route 66 Without the Cheap Souvenirs

golden rays of sunlight fanning out from behind. Subscribe to Texas Highways Onward along the highway, lush deciduous trees give…

Three Takes on the Classic Texas Cheeseburger

Three Takes on the Classic Texas Cheeseburger

…the flattop until they turned golden. If you’re patient, try doing this over medium-low heat. Onions can burn, so keep…

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