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

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

…stretches I can remember weather-wise at Kerrville.” Tom Frost III Longtime festival attendee Tom Frost III, a songwriter who was…

Generations of Texans Have Flocked to Concan for the Frio River and Neal’s Dining Room

Generations of Texans Have Flocked to Concan for the Frio River and Neal’s Dining Room

…1926, when Tom and Vida Neal built a restaurant and cottages along the banks of the Frio River. Nearly a…

Flash-Flooding Prompts a Soaking Hiatus at Big Bend National Park’s Hot Springs Pool

Flash-Flooding Prompts a Soaking Hiatus at Big Bend National Park’s Hot Springs Pool

…week dropped spotty showers that caused the flooding but provided little relief from an ongoing drought, said Tom Vandenberg, chief…

Editor’s Note: Deep in the Heart

Editor’s Note: Deep in the Heart

The Blue Oak Band performs for patrons at The Hunt Store in Hunt. Photo by Tom McCarthy Jr. This issue…

Big Bend’s Oldest Surviving Adobe Structure Gets a Makeover

Big Bend’s Oldest Surviving Adobe Structure Gets a Makeover

…visit the Rio Grande bottomlands during a stretch of the early 1900s, you would’ve found fields of vegetables, hay, and…

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

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

…of my parents, Tom and Min Friedman, since I was 6 years old. My sister, Marcie, and I are attempting…

A Coastal Charmer—Rockport

A Coastal Charmer—Rockport

…Automatic Fish Scaler, anglers were instructed to place a fish in the cylindrical metal contraption, which has a serrated interior,…

The History and Science Behind Bois d’Arc Lake

The History and Science Behind Bois d’Arc Lake

…in 1941 and grew up in the “Bois d’Arc Bottom,” as locals call it. Her father, S.L. Todd, taught at…

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

Rivers course through the history of Glen Rose. Settled in 1849 by brothers Charles and George Barnard, this…

El Paso del Norte: Glimpses of a Grande City

El Paso del Norte: Glimpses of a Grande City

…The late masters Tom Lea and Luis Jimenez, both with strong El Paso ties, left artistic legacies that validate the…

In the Ballpark: A TH moment with Nolan Ryan

In the Ballpark: A TH moment with Nolan Ryan

…with an organization, this was it. So when [owner] Tom Hicks asked if I had an interest in this position,…

The National Museum of the Pacific War

The National Museum of the Pacific War

…Saipan, or do I head over to see how the Brits are doing in Burma? Tom Vortmann, the museum’s director…

All Hat: Cowboy Hats Brim with Style

All Hat: Cowboy Hats Brim with Style

…hats sold in Western-wear stores today are manufactured in Garland, where the Resistol/Stetson company operates an outlet store. And custom

Hot Dogs Go Uptown

Hot Dogs Go Uptown

…relish, hot peppers, tomato wedges, and celery salt; in New York, “classic” means yellow mustard and sauerkraut; in the deep…

Wine + Chocolate + Barbecue

Wine + Chocolate + Barbecue

…annual Wine and Food Summit. Founded by chef Tom Perini and winemakers Fess Parker and Richard Becker to cultivate the…

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