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Up For Sale, the Old Spanish Trail Restaurant in Bandera Serves Up Cowboy History

Up For Sale, the Old Spanish Trail Restaurant in Bandera Serves Up Cowboy History

A popular spot for visitors to the Hill Country, the OST has been a staple in Bandera since…

After Three Years, the Grass House at Caddo Mounds State Historic Site Returns

After Three Years, the Grass House at Caddo Mounds State Historic Site Returns

Grass houses, like this one at Caddo Mounds State Historic Site, were homes for multiple families in the…

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

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

Peter Yarrow performs at the Threadgill Theater. Photo by Will van Overbeek. In March 1972, a short writeup…

Roadside Oddity: the Metal Art of the Eclectic Menagerie in Houston

Roadside Oddity: the Metal Art of the Eclectic Menagerie in Houston

Photo of Eclectic Menagerie sculptures by Giovanni Montes A cubist-like armadillo stands atop a hillock next to a…

Author Jesse Sublett Delves Into Austin’s Criminal Underbelly

Author Jesse Sublett Delves Into Austin’s Criminal Underbelly

Frank Smith went from a preacher’s son to one of Austin’s most notorious criminals. Courtesy University of Texas…

Step Back In Time At El Paso’s Gardner Hotel As It Celebrates 100 Years

Step Back In Time At El Paso’s Gardner Hotel As It Celebrates 100 Years

…and Hostel Travelers entering the Gardner for the first time could understandably mistake it for a museum. Steps from the…

Port Aransas Bids Adieu to a Favorite Fishing Outfitter as Locals Seek to Balance Growth and Preservation

Port Aransas Bids Adieu to a Favorite Fishing Outfitter as Locals Seek to Balance Growth and Preservation

…to a Port Aransas native, news editor Dan Parker, after for 41 years. “It has been our life, and our…

With a New Album Out, 81-Year-Old Delbert McClinton Reflects on His Six-Decade Career

With a New Album Out, 81-Year-Old Delbert McClinton Reflects on His Six-Decade Career

…being ripped.” It was during his Lone Star Café heyday that he met Wendy Goldstein, a news producer for NBC…

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

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

…historian and editor of La Grange-based Texas Polka News, the dance originated among peasants as a way for two families…

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

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

…Young. According to KUT, which first reported the story that since been picked up by news outlets around the world,…

With a Concha Revival Underway, Here’s Where to Get the Colorful Pastries in Texas

With a Concha Revival Underway, Here’s Where to Get the Colorful Pastries in Texas

…in recent years (bakery fads: so many empty calories), we’ve got good news. The humble concha, the puffy shell-shaped flagship…

The Wild Extremes Texas Photographers Go To for Thrilling Storm Shots

The Wild Extremes Texas Photographers Go To for Thrilling Storm Shots

…storms and selling stills and video footage to news stations and other media and other organizations. “If you are where…

Who Was the Historic Figure Behind Texas Jack Wild West Outfitter in Fredericksburg?

Who Was the Historic Figure Behind Texas Jack Wild West Outfitter in Fredericksburg?

newspaper accounts describing an 1872 Nebraska skirmish with Miniconjou horse raiders. Texas Jack reportedly shot and killed a raider just…

Annual Mermaid Festival Makes A Splash in San Marcos

Annual Mermaid Festival Makes A Splash in San Marcos

…Rucker, news and traffic anchor for KVUE Daybreak in Austin and 2022’s grandstand announcer for the Mermaid Promenade. The Texas…

Meow Wolf Announces Plans for Texas Expansion in Grapevine and Houston

Meow Wolf Announces Plans for Texas Expansion in Grapevine and Houston

…no idea what’s in store”). Denver is the Convergence Station, with a theme about quantum travel to a city with…

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