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Big Bend’s Oldest Surviving Adobe Structure Gets a Makeover

Big Bend’s Oldest Surviving Adobe Structure Gets a Makeover

…his employees, Wayne Cartledge, formed La Harmonia Company and bought the land where the Alvino House stands. The company grew…

Rio Grande Valley Birder Tiffany Kersten Set a ‘Big Year’ Record

Rio Grande Valley Birder Tiffany Kersten Set a ‘Big Year’ Record

…Mazatlan World Birding Center in McAllen and the McAllen Nature Center before starting a birding tour company—Nature Ninja Birding Tours….

The Comanche Trail in Big Bend Recalls a Bygone Era of Tribal Raids into Mexico

The Comanche Trail in Big Bend Recalls a Bygone Era of Tribal Raids into Mexico

Historians believe the Comanches sometimes crossed the Rio Grande into Mexico at San Vicente Crossing in Big Bend National Park….

Three Takes on the Classic Texas Cheeseburger

Three Takes on the Classic Texas Cheeseburger

Highways Big Tex I love relish sauces on burgers, like Thousand Island dressing and Big Mac sauce. Because of the…

The Daytripper Meets the Goat Mayor of Lajitas

The Daytripper Meets the Goat Mayor of Lajitas

…land a ball in Mexico. Big Bend Ranch State Park The little brother of Big Bend National Park boasts over…

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….

Three Danes Baking Company Finds a New Audience For Old World Treats

Three Danes Baking Company Finds a New Audience For Old World Treats

…a yellow Victorian bed-and-breakfast in Fort Worth’s Near Southside neighborhood. People walk past a big pecan tree and step inside…

OroBianco Cultures Small-Town Texas With the Italian Tradition of Slow Food

OroBianco Cultures Small-Town Texas With the Italian Tradition of Slow Food

…opened OroBianco Italian Creamery in Blanco. The retail shop sells the company’s farmstead salumi, gelato, cheese, and other buffalo milk…

A Hiker Confronts Monoculture in Austin Parks

A Hiker Confronts Monoculture in Austin Parks

…a man holding a framed picture in his hands, posing on top of Lookout Point, the same scenic overlook my…

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 hot springs along the Rio Grande at Big Bend National Park are shown here before last week’s flooding filled…

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

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

…free-born Roman citizen of the highest order, born circa 67 BC. His brother was Gnaeus Pompeius, named after his dad…

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

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

…from many angles. In 2013, the La Porte native and his wife, Priscilla Sauceda, launched Texas Humor, a company that…

Comedian William Lee Martin Takes His Texas-Bred Jokes to the World

Comedian William Lee Martin Takes His Texas-Bred Jokes to the World

…some favorite Texas places to perform? WLM: A 500-seater is the sweet spot. Big crowd, but not too big that…

The Primordial Paddlefish Is Being Reintroduced to Texas Lakes

The Primordial Paddlefish Is Being Reintroduced to Texas Lakes

…an insurmountable physical barrier. “The biggest problem these fish face is the fragmentation of their habitats,” Montagne said. “We’ll find…

Ancient Mosasaur Discovery Has Us Wondering Where Texas Ranks for Fossils

Ancient Mosasaur Discovery Has Us Wondering Where Texas Ranks for Fossils

…desert landscape around Big Bend National Park , which contains the ghosts of spectacular ecosystems toward the end of the…

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