Brazoria County

Beware the Ghost Fiddler of the San Bernard River

October 30, 2021 | By John Nova Lomax

Settled by some of the first of Stephen F. Austin’s Old Three Hundred colonists 200 years ago this year, Brazoria County has an edge over other Texas counties in the ghost story department.

Think the Texas Revolution Started in Gonzales? A New Exhibit Will Have You Thinking Again.

July 19, 2021 | By John Nova Lomax

It tends to be glossed over today, but Brazoria County played a role in Texas Independence.

Spend a Day in Brazoria County and Discover Women Who Worked on the Railroad

April 17, 2021 | By John Nova Lomax

Passenger trains are rare in Texas, so it’s easy to forget the paramount importance of railroads in the settlement of this country and the everyday lives of Americans.

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