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10 Facts About the Texas State Flag

10 Facts About the Texas State Flag

…the Confederate States of America, and the United States of America. The six flags tell the story of the deep…

A Caribbean Native Finds a Connection to Home in Corpus Christi

A Caribbean Native Finds a Connection to Home in Corpus Christi

…go anywhere else, including the mainland United States. Only those who have loved their home unconditionally while simultaneously feeling the…

The Daytripper Drives a World War II Tank in Uvalde

The Daytripper Drives a World War II Tank in Uvalde

…you’re looking for authentic tastes from the streets of Mexico, this is your stop. The restaurant serves gorditas—fried masa pockets…

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

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

…his branding and décor with the desire to reflect the tastes and flavors of his rums; he refers to the…

A Family Works to Overcome Tragedy on Possum Kingdom Lake

A Family Works to Overcome Tragedy on Possum Kingdom Lake

…in the United States. Strangely, my first weekend at Possum Kingdom reminded me of visits to Cairo, where a web…

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

The Big Tree is one of the largest live oaks in the United States. Photo by Michael Amador. Ready to…

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

…in a university brochure as “the largest collection of Texana in the United States.” When it comes to the diversity…

Texas’ Route 67 Is Route 66 Without the Cheap Souvenirs

Texas’ Route 67 Is Route 66 Without the Cheap Souvenirs

…part of the United States Numbered Highway System, Route 67 travels 1,560 miles from Presidio to Sabula, Iowa. Its northern…

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

…pets escaped or were set free. They first appeared in the United States in the 1960s and ’70s. According to…

Get in Gear for National Bike Month With These 5 Rides Around Texas

Get in Gear for National Bike Month With These 5 Rides Around Texas

…miles when fully completed, making it the fourth longest bicycle trail in the United States. Test out the trail with…

Roman Bust Discovered In Texas Dishes On Life As a Famous Antiquity

Roman Bust Discovered In Texas Dishes On Life As a Famous Antiquity

…its way to the United States via an American soldier, who may have acquired it by looting the museum after…

Polka Music? Czech! Kolaches? Czech! Get Ready for Slavnost in La Grange

Polka Music? Czech! Kolaches? Czech! Get Ready for Slavnost in La Grange

United States. That’s why the center’s board of directors settled on La Grange as the perfect home for their preservation…

Texas Humor’s Founder Jay B. Sauceda Considers the Texas Identity

Texas Humor’s Founder Jay B. Sauceda Considers the Texas Identity

…of Texas more easily than they could the United States. It’s amazing to me that it is so distinctive in…

Think Texas Is Hot? Here Are 8 Reasons Why It’s Hotter Than You Think

Think Texas Is Hot? Here Are 8 Reasons Why It’s Hotter Than You Think

…Florida in the United States, registers between 100,000 and 265,000 in Scoville heat units; that’s 20 times hotter than a…

Capturing the Tenacity and Persistence of the Mesquite

Capturing the Tenacity and Persistence of the Mesquite

…that grow in the United States, like this one near Rio Grande City, are in Texas. Indigenous peoples used every…

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