Townes Van Zandt

Capturing the Spirit of Townes Van Zandt in Fort Worth

March 6, 2024 | By Daniel Orr

It’s a blustery, dark, cold January day at an old cemetery in Dido. Were it not for the two Texas Historical Commission markers and the signage for the United Methodist Church, this ghost town 40 minutes northwest of downtown Fort Worth on the shores of Eagle Mountain Lake would be all but imperceptible to passersby.

Valentine’s Day Special: 6 Famous Texas Love Triangles

February 14, 2022 | By John Nova Lomax and Sarah Thurmond

It’s often painfully true that we Texans really do things to be bigger, be it the sheer size of our urban agglomerations, the heft of our breakfast tacos, or the cultural impact of “Truck Month.” And, so, it seems that extends to our love affairs, as we’ve had perhaps more than our share of memorable ones.

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

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