Texas Highways

When Texas Highways Became the Official Travel Magazine of Texas

January 19, 2024 | By Traces of Texas

Decades before Texas Highways became a public-facing travel magazine, it was known by the slightly less charming name Construction and Maintenance Bulletin, an internal publication for employees of the Texas Highway Department (now the Texas Department of Transportation).

Texas Highways Is Hiring an Art Director

June 23, 2023 | By TH Staff

Texas Highways Wins 2 City and Regional Magazine Awards, 11 International Regional Magazine Association Gold Prizes

May 27, 2022 | By Peter Warren

Spring is awards season for magazines, and Texas Highways garnered a record number of prizes this year.

Editor’s Note: Ranching, Writing, and Cowdogs

February 24, 2022 | By Emily Roberts Stone

Like many Texans, John Erickson has strong ties to the land that reared him. Despite short stints in Denver and Boston during his college years, the beloved Texas author has lived in the Panhandle most of his life.

Texas Highways Wins 26 Awards From the International Regional Magazine Association

October 11, 2021 | By Sarah Thurmond

Last week, Texas Highways once again showed why it’s one of the best magazines for travelers and adventure seekers, coming away with 26 awards at the 41st annual International Regional Magazine Association Awards.

Texas Highways Receives Its First National Magazine Award Nomination for ‘Open Road’ Essays

May 10, 2021 | By Peter Warren

For the first time, Texas Highways will be represented at the biggest award show in magazine journalism.

Poet ire’ne lara silva Wins Texas Institute of Letters Award for Texas Highways Essay

March 2, 2021 | By Peter Warren

Author and poet ire’ne lara silva has been awarded the 2021 Texas Institute of Letters Edwin “Bud” Shrake Award for Best Short Nonfiction for her essay “A Place Before Words” published in the September 2020 edition of Texas Highways.

2015 Year in Review

December 30, 2015 | By

Oh, the places we have been! Texas Highways is so proud to represent the Lone Star State, and we love sharing the many ways there are to make your travels memorable.

Magazine Wins 2014 IRMA Awards

October 27, 2015 | By

Texas Highways magazine won 17 awards at the annual International Regional Magazine Association conference and awards ceremony held in San Diego, Calif.

A New Look for Texas Highways

March 12, 2009 | By Charles J. Lohrmann

We’re fired up about the new look for Texas Highways. As you can see in this collection of  “historic” Texas Highways covers, (below) the magazine’s new logo represents the fifth distinct look-and-feel in the publication’s 35-year life span.

The June 2024 cover of Texas Highways: Treasures from the Coast

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