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A New Book Explores How Psychics Thrived on Texas Border Radio Stations

A New Book Explores How Psychics Thrived on Texas Border Radio Stations

…off of radio stations in Texas and other states. Others arrived to take advantage of the vast audience available on…

The Wild and Urban Brazos is a River Full of Contradictions

The Wild and Urban Brazos is a River Full of Contradictions

…we flew south to refuel in College Station, we watched the Brazos cut through lush woodlands and wide-open prairies. Settlers…

The History of Glen Rose Can Be Told Through Its Prehistoric Petrified Wood

The History of Glen Rose Can Be Told Through Its Prehistoric Petrified Wood

…housed a gas station/nightspot and, according to local tradition, a Prohibition-era speakeasy. So alluring is the Sycamore, with its arched…

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

…“Wake Up, Baby,” which became the theme song that began each broadcasting day on Fort Worth’s Black radio station KNOK….

A Weekend in McAllen Reveals the Bounty of Rio Grande Valley

A Weekend in McAllen Reveals the Bounty of Rio Grande Valley

…The building also formerly served as Edinburg city hall, a firehouse, and a police station. The restored building chronicles the…

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…

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…

The Daytripper Meets the Goat Mayor of Lajitas

The Daytripper Meets the Goat Mayor of Lajitas

…Henry’s “office” is located next to the Lajitas General Store, the only gas station and convenience store in town, where…

Texas Singer-Songwriter Robert Earl Keen is Retiring After a 40-Year Wild Ride

Texas Singer-Songwriter Robert Earl Keen is Retiring After a 40-Year Wild Ride

Station. As Keen’s profile grew in the 1980s and ’90s, he developed a cult following for his raucous live performances…

What’s That Smell? San Antonio Zoo’s Corpse Flower Is Ready To Bloom

What’s That Smell? San Antonio Zoo’s Corpse Flower Is Ready To Bloom

…Life at the Limits exhibition. A “smell station” was set up where visitors could get a whiff. The Witte’s replica…

Dave’s: A Pawn Shop Is Filled to the Brim With Historical, Eclectic, and Cryptic Artifacts

Dave’s: A Pawn Shop Is Filled to the Brim With Historical, Eclectic, and Cryptic Artifacts

…says. “Especially with the bus station and border nearby, we always get people passing through who you would have never…

The Daytripper Explores Castroville’s Alsatian Culture

The Daytripper Explores Castroville’s Alsatian Culture

…on the site. After that, it became the power station that electrified Castroville for the first time. There’s so much…

The Texas Vintage Motorcycle Museum Introduces Johnson City to the Wild Side

The Texas Vintage Motorcycle Museum Introduces Johnson City to the Wild Side

…as a teenager at his first job working at a gas station. “What do you stand for—not just now, but…

In Praise of Tex-Mex with TV Chef Pati Jinich

In Praise of Tex-Mex with TV Chef Pati Jinich

…public TV station, was working on a documentary about the Mexican Revolution. That period was a big part of my…

Get Home Before Sundown or La Llorona Might Get You

Get Home Before Sundown or La Llorona Might Get You

…call to the police station. When my grandfather showed up, he looked around the room and saw the faces of…

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