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The Hill Country Legacy of Old Tunnel State Park

The Hill Country Legacy of Old Tunnel State Park

…to help his brother Frank, who had a dry goods store. The brothers started the first bank in Jones County….

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

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

…a New Folk contestant in 1988 and ’89, recently retired as an executive at his family’s bank, Frost Bank. “Rod…

The Wild and Urban Brazos is a River Full of Contradictions

The Wild and Urban Brazos is a River Full of Contradictions

…its banks and occasional bankside clearings identifying sand-mining operations and crop fields. To the east, wrinkles on the horizon signal…

Learn Some Spooky Texas History on These Small Town Haunted Ghost Tours

Learn Some Spooky Texas History on These Small Town Haunted Ghost Tours

…at places like the Bartlett Red and White Grocery and an abandoned bank, Plumer touches on ghost sighting stories, including…

Big Bend’s Oldest Surviving Adobe Structure Gets a Makeover

Big Bend’s Oldest Surviving Adobe Structure Gets a Makeover

…the rich soils on the Rio Grande’s northern bank in the late 1800s. Where visitors today see fields of creosote,…

Boerne’s Hill Country Charm and Texas-German Heritage Fuel a Weekend of Fun

Boerne’s Hill Country Charm and Texas-German Heritage Fuel a Weekend of Fun

…colonists built farms near the bank of Cibolo Creek, the spring-fed stream that anchors the town of Boerne to this…

Flash-Flooding Prompts a Soaking Hiatus at Big Bend National Park’s Hot Springs Pool

Flash-Flooding Prompts a Soaking Hiatus at Big Bend National Park’s Hot Springs Pool

…the Mexican side of the river to the American side. The flood also eroded into the bank, pinching off a…

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

…front entrance, a curio case houses rarities including a replica of infamous bank robber John Dillinger’s plaster death mask and…

The Stories Behind Texas’ Quirkiest Town Names

The Stories Behind Texas’ Quirkiest Town Names

Bankersmith at the Gillespie-Kendall county border is named for Temple Doswell Smith, who established the First Bank of Fredericksburg in…

Dive In!

Dive In!

…to the pool. Flower Gardens Banks National Marine Sanctuary Roughly 110 miles from Freeport, I plunged six feet down from…

Oh, Henry!

Oh, Henry!

…draftsman at the Texas General Land Office, and later as a bank teller in the beleaguered First National Bank of…

Going to the Chappell

Going to the Chappell

…in front of me are worn smooth with decades of use. The storefronts and the bank on Main Street date…

Good Times = Good Works

Good Times = Good Works

…its beneficiary the North Texas Food Bank, which provided food for 37 million meals for Texans in 2009. I spent…

Tyler Made

Tyler Made

…rooftop here, you can see the sun set behind the 15-story Art Deco Peoples National Bank (now Tyler Towne Centre),…

The Wittliff Collections: Sharing a Spirit of Place

The Wittliff Collections: Sharing a Spirit of Place

…the bank, Bill bought the collection, and administrators and librarians at the university in San Marcos were delighted to give…

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