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After a Lost Year and a Postponement, Old Settler’s Music Festival Returns near Lockhart

After a Lost Year and a Postponement, Old Settler’s Music Festival Returns near Lockhart

The Little Festival That Could is coming back. “We’re excited about getting the family back together,” Diana Read More »

Preserving the Mexican Barrio in Dallas’ Oak Cliff Neighborhood

Preserving the Mexican Barrio in Dallas’ Oak Cliff Neighborhood

Born and raised in Dallas, Ruben A. Arellano moved to the city’s Oak Cliff neighborhood when he was around 13 ... Read More »

The Complicated History of Texas Revolutionary Hero Juan Seguín

The Complicated History of Texas Revolutionary Hero Juan Seguín

When Albert Seguín Gonzales was a boy, his grandmother told him stories about their ancestor Juan Nepomuceno ... Read More »

The Musical Legacy of Crockett Didn’t End With Lightnin’ Hopkins

The Musical Legacy of Crockett Didn’t End With Lightnin’ Hopkins

Nestled in the Piney Woods of East Texas, Crockett was established shortly after the Texas Revolution and named for Read More »

In Defense of the Grackle, the Bird Texans Love to Hate

In Defense of the Grackle, the Bird Texans Love to Hate

I was entirely ignorant of grackles. I am from England, and I’d been looking forward to seeing new creatures in my ... Read More »

Fort Worth Filmmaker Chyna Robinson Shines a Light on Domestic Abuse

Fort Worth Filmmaker Chyna Robinson Shines a Light on Domestic Abuse

Filmmaker Chyna Robinson is on a roll. Her debut feature film, No Ordinary Love, was released in June and is ... Read More »

Sheriff Rufe Jordan Kicks Back with Honey

Sheriff Rufe Jordan Kicks Back with Honey

Wearing handmade boots and a Resistol hat, Rufus “Rufe” Jordan was the larger-than-life archetype of a Texas ... Read More »

Bowie High School’s Principal Moonlights as a Knifemaker for Texas Pitmasters

Bowie High School’s Principal Moonlights as a Knifemaker for Texas Pitmasters

Ask Sergio Menchaca when he became interested in knives and he’ll joke, “According to my dad, the moment I was ... Read More »

The Return of Texas’ Live Music Scene

The Return of Texas’ Live Music Scene

The lineup for October's Austin City Limits Music Festival, headlined by George Strait, Billie Eilish, Duran Duran, Read More »

The Evolution of the South Dallas Neighborhood

The Evolution of the South Dallas Neighborhood

Good Neighbors In South Dallas, a father and son reconnect with the forgotten soul of the city by Robert WilonskyMy Read More »

Sympathy for the Devil in Southwest Texas

Sympathy for the Devil in Southwest Texas

In a world where we are perhaps overly dependent on GPS—focused on getting from point A to point B as quickly ... Read More »

The Cosmic Vibes Are Back: El Cosmico’s Trans-Pecos Festival of Music + Love Turns 15

The Cosmic Vibes Are Back: El Cosmico’s Trans-Pecos Festival of Music + Love Turns 15

Picture this: You’re standing on soft green grass, swaying gently to the jaunty sounds of live alt-country ... Read More »

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