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

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

a nonprofit that uses multimedia to preserve cultural stories, couples are keeping the custom alive. “There seems to be a…

Everything Goes to the Dogs at the Buda Wiener Dog Races

Everything Goes to the Dogs at the Buda Wiener Dog Races

just wander out of the stalls oblivious to all competition, choosing instead to sniff the grass and pause to scratch…

What a 500-Year-Old Tree Taught Me About Putting Down Roots

What a 500-Year-Old Tree Taught Me About Putting Down Roots

history of bald cypress trees. The bald cypress, taxodium distichum, is a deciduous conifer that grows across the southeastern United…

Comedian William Lee Martin Takes His Texas-Bred Jokes to the World

Comedian William Lee Martin Takes His Texas-Bred Jokes to the World

country singers Loretta Lynn and George Strait. Martin refined his act on cruise ships, self-financed his first TV special (Let…

In New Braunfels, The Redbird Listening Room Caters to Songwriters—and Song Listeners

In New Braunfels, The Redbird Listening Room Caters to Songwriters—and Song Listeners

many other performers of Americana, folk-country, and Texas country music—just like Burrow himself. “I book all the artists,” he says….

Absent Since 2009, Piggly Wiggly Stores Are Reappearing in East Texas

Absent Since 2009, Piggly Wiggly Stores Are Reappearing in East Texas

a sunny June morning in the East Texas town of Athens. Though it’s been doing business for a few weeks,…

Spring Road Trips: Scenic Drives, the Gulf Coast, Big Bend, and the ‘Eiffel Tower’ Await

Spring Road Trips: Scenic Drives, the Gulf Coast, Big Bend, and the ‘Eiffel Tower’ Await

menu that is massive for such a small unassuming café, with daily lunch specials, 10 different kinds of Angus burgers,…

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

splashing in an immense koi pond. Serenity in the midst of suburban Houston is just one of many surprises this…

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

“racy” acts as wrestling matches and chorus girls dressed in flapper outfits—in violation of the city’s Sunday closing laws. She…

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

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

stars are unusual, even more so if you’re coming from outside the state. As my sister likes to say, a…

Suburban Renewal: McKinney

Suburban Renewal: McKinney

private skin-care line (developed by East Coast plastic surgeons). Bush also carries exclusive brands such as Le Clerc, Carthusia, and…

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Cottages by the Sea

Cottages by the Sea

unusual places to stay on South Padre Island. Professional sand sculptor Lucinda Wierenga—better known as Sandy Feet—lives on the ground…

A Fresh Spin on Fayetteville

A Fresh Spin on Fayetteville

tour guide. Guests staying in one of the Country Place’s eight simply appointed rooms (think antiques, iron bedsteads, colorful quilts)…

The Wittliff Collections: Sharing a Spirit of Place

The Wittliff Collections: Sharing a Spirit of Place

canonized as a saint. That newspaper story inspired his classic novel about a Texas frontiersman, Blessed McGill. Several years ago,…

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