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A Family Works to Overcome Tragedy on Possum Kingdom Lake

A Family Works to Overcome Tragedy on Possum Kingdom Lake

…filled with a row of beds, like accommodations at a hospital or summer camp. There was also a living room…

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

…Clark Springs Pool (open to the public starting Memorial Day weekend; $5 per person admission) and visit the Seminole Indian…

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

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

…room. I spent the day in a plastic hospital chair. I wasn’t giving up. I began to read about the…

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

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

…a lightness to it.” Worrell checks the rum’s alcohol content With Stevens in the hospital in late 2019, Worrell spent…

A Century of Recorded Country Music Started With Texas Fiddler Eck Robertson

A Century of Recorded Country Music Started With Texas Fiddler Eck Robertson

…Robertson passed away in 1975 at age 88. The first country music recording artist is buried at the Westlawn Memorial

A Caribbean Native Finds a Connection to Home in Corpus Christi

A Caribbean Native Finds a Connection to Home in Corpus Christi

…writer, in the early 1990s, and her triumph buoyed my dreams. I love encountering the Mirador de la Flor memorial,…

Capturing the Tenacity and Persistence of the Mesquite

Capturing the Tenacity and Persistence of the Mesquite

…mesquite,” photographer Joel Salcido says of a tree that had become a descanso, or memorial. “I was mesmerized by the…

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

Memorial Day weekend, he’s in Richard Linklater’s Apollo 10 1/2 which came out in April, on the May cover of…

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

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

Memorial Day, an In Memoriam program is planned to remember performers and community members who died. The festival is also…

The Hill Country Legacy of Old Tunnel State Park

The Hill Country Legacy of Old Tunnel State Park

…Street—now the home of Headquarters Hats—as does the old county courthouse, now the Pioneer Memorial Library. Smith’s arrival in Fredericksburg…

140 Years Ago, Judge Roy Bean Became the “Law West of the Pecos”

140 Years Ago, Judge Roy Bean Became the “Law West of the Pecos”

Memorial Museum Del RioBoth Roy and son Sam are interred on the museum grounds. Artifacts in a recreation of the…

Rest in Peace: Grave Sites of Famous Texans

Rest in Peace: Grave Sites of Famous Texans

Memorial Park in Corpus Christi, by the thousands year round. Each March 31, they commemorate the Grammy-winning artist’s untimely death…

Land of Big Sam

Land of Big Sam

…knowledgeable volunteers. Armed with directions, I headed straight for the Sam Houston Memorial Museum (just south of Huntsville’s town square,…

The Bashful Millionaire

The Bashful Millionaire

…the Texas Legislature appropriated $500,000 for The University of Texas to establish a hospital for cancer research and treatment, the…

Fort Worth: How Now, Cowtown?

Fort Worth: How Now, Cowtown?

…the handsome Police and Firefighters Memorial, dedicated earlier this year, anchors the north end of Trinity Park. A serene place…

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