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The Good Life of Hoops and Ranching in Perryton

The Good Life of Hoops and Ranching in Perryton

…and ranching to oil and gas production to some of the archeological finds in this area.” Classic Burgers “You can’t…

New Lubbock Attractions Bring an Artsy Flair to the Ranching Town

New Lubbock Attractions Bring an Artsy Flair to the Ranching Town

…National Ranching Heritage Center The sprawling indoor/outdoor museum contains thousands of artifacts including a gallery of Western art, shelves of…

How Goats Went From Overgrazing Villains to Brush-Clearing Heroes

How Goats Went From Overgrazing Villains to Brush-Clearing Heroes

Grazed and Confused The Hill Country’s history of overgrazing sparks conservation-minded ranching By Asher Elbein Livestock are a common sight…

The Trailblazing Story of Legendary Rancher Charles Goodnight Comes to Life at Houston Exhibition

The Trailblazing Story of Legendary Rancher Charles Goodnight Comes to Life at Houston Exhibition

…and Quanah. When Goodnight arrived at Palo Duro Canyon around 1876 or ’77 to start ranching operations in the area,…

A Weekend in McAllen Reveals the Bounty of Rio Grande Valley

A Weekend in McAllen Reveals the Bounty of Rio Grande Valley

…in 1904. From its early days as a ranching and farming economy, the city has become an important hub for…

Can the Sugar Land Space Cowboys Help Houston Embrace Its True Nickname?

Can the Sugar Land Space Cowboys Help Houston Embrace Its True Nickname?

…referring to nearby ranching hubs. In my attempt at a rebuttal, I pointed out that although city leaders in Sugar…

South Llano River State Park, a Treasured Hill Country Haven, is Getting a New Headquarters and Bridge

South Llano River State Park, a Treasured Hill Country Haven, is Getting a New Headquarters and Bridge

…by landowner Walter Buck Jr., will be converted into an interpretive center, with exhibits that explain the property’s ranching history….

Big Bend’s Oldest Surviving Adobe Structure Gets a Makeover

Big Bend’s Oldest Surviving Adobe Structure Gets a Makeover

…tamarisk, and mesquite trees, farmers raised crops for subsistence and to sell to area mining and ranching communities. Most evidence…

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

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

…for the company’s products to come full circle. “Because Phil’s background isn’t in ranching, my job has been to morph…

Texas Grit: How the Dust Bowl Changed the Course of History in the Texas Panhandle

Texas Grit: How the Dust Bowl Changed the Course of History in the Texas Panhandle

…of those things—the moment it’s over, people forget it.” In Lubbock, a visit to the National Ranching Heritage Center illuminates…

Riding High at Dude Ranches

Riding High at Dude Ranches

…“Hey dude.” Dude ranching reached its early heyday in the Roaring Twenties. Texas’ first dude ranches, such as the Prude…

Minimalism to the Max in Marfa

Minimalism to the Max in Marfa

…its rich Hispanic heritage, plethora of old ranching families, and vast, dusty, windswept panoramas, it’s a far cry from the…

Friends with the Devils (River, That Is)

Friends with the Devils (River, That Is)

…Verde County. Start your tour in the ranching community of Comstock, near the intersection of US 90 and Texas 163,…

Where’s Martha? (Marfa)

Where’s Martha? (Marfa)

…an enigma, and even longtime citizens can’t quickly explain the intrigue created when ranching heritage, art connoisseurs, writers, musicians, and…

Spring Road Trips: Scenic Drives, the Gulf Coast, Big Bend, and the ‘Eiffel Tower’ Await

Spring Road Trips: Scenic Drives, the Gulf Coast, Big Bend, and the ‘Eiffel Tower’ Await

…wide open spaces, land long ago cleared for farming and ranching. Like Bonham, the old train station in Paris is…

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