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A Family Works to Overcome Tragedy on Possum Kingdom Lake

A Family Works to Overcome Tragedy on Possum Kingdom Lake

…of effort and expense to get out of Brooklyn for a day or weekend, renting cars or taking trains to…

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

…on rail cars from the quarries to downtown Austin. These flatcars riding small-gauge rails often took sharp turns or rattled…

Author Jesse Sublett Delves Into Austin’s Criminal Underbelly

Author Jesse Sublett Delves Into Austin’s Criminal Underbelly

…Smith, who had just paid $15,000 for a collection of wrecked cars. The first robber through the door demanded the…

The Hill Country Legacy of Old Tunnel State Park

The Hill Country Legacy of Old Tunnel State Park

…OK with no railroad. The year the train finally came to town, Henry Ford started building cars on an assembly…

Boerne’s Hill Country Charm and Texas-German Heritage Fuel a Weekend of Fun

Boerne’s Hill Country Charm and Texas-German Heritage Fuel a Weekend of Fun

…the town’s German heritage. Sit on the patio and enjoy a laugh while cars stop in the street to let…

The Healing Power of the Texas Landscape

The Healing Power of the Texas Landscape

…partner had accepted a job at the University of North Texas. My sisters and I immediately got into our cars

Spirit of 66

Spirit of 66

…Kicks on 66 The Texas Route 66 Grills & Grills Festival, Saturday, June 20, in Amarillo features classic cars, live…

Track to the Future: Train Museums

Track to the Future: Train Museums

At the Museum of the American Railroad in Dallas, dozens of locomotives and train cars illustrate railroading history. This 1967…

The Fruits of a Flood: The Canyon Lake Gorge

The Fruits of a Flood: The Canyon Lake Gorge

…on a set of stone steps, where boulders the size of SUVs pile in jumbled heaps like toy blocks dropped…

Madera Canyon Trail

Madera Canyon Trail

…is now like a clockwork toy that has wound down. He begs to sit for longer. I whisper tales of…

Inside These Walls: A Personal Reflection on the Alamo

Inside These Walls: A Personal Reflection on the Alamo

…to the historical marker with a child’s teddy bear and sets the toy on the ledge precisely between the boots…

Holiday Lights: Glimmer, Glitter, Glow

Holiday Lights: Glimmer, Glitter, Glow

…three of us checked out the interactive books and retro wooden playsets at the Spunky Monkey toy store on Main…

PK Away!

PK Away!

toy possums to bobber lights for your camper. Jeff Nichols, the go-to guy for PK fishing tips, tells us that…

Fly Me to the Moon

Fly Me to the Moon

…to as the “big toys” in the Space Vehicle Mock-up Facility. This vast, open building is packed with space contraptions,…

Davis Mountains Scenic Loop

Davis Mountains Scenic Loop

…honking cars, no gas stations. Naturalists consider the entire Davis Mountains range a “sky island” because many of the plants…

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