2023 in Photos: A Year of Exploring Texas

November 21, 2023 | By

Revisiting Tender Mercies, the Film That Put Waxahachie on the Map

July 25, 2023 | By Wes Ferguson

Waxahachie Gets the Taylor Sheridan Treatment

July 25, 2023 | By Mary Beth Gahan

The Daytripper Visits Waxahachie’s Munster Mansion

August 25, 2022 | By Chet Garner

Keep your “wax” for your candles and surfboards; the name of this town 30 miles south of Dallas is pronounced “walks-a-hatch-ee.” Dubbed “Hachie” by locals, this 40,000-person town—nicknamed the Gingerbread City for its delicately designed gingerbread-style architecture—shows its sweetness at every restaurant and small business in town.

Meat Church’s Waxahachie Storefront Welcomes Barbecue Devotees

July 12, 2021 | By Cody Neathery

Pittman started out as a backyard barbecue hobbyist, but he didn’t make the typical pitmaster pivot to operating a food truck or restaurant. Instead, he decided to make his mark on the retail side of the industry. Today, Meat Church generates over a $1 million in sales annually.

Tulipalooza Blooms With Opportunity for Waxahachie Visitors and Residents Alike

March 16, 2021 | By

Take a Trip with Musician Powell St. John’s Art at Waxahachie’s Webb Gallery

February 23, 2021 | By Joe Nick Patoski

Almost 60 years ago, a trio of university students formed a folk music ensemble in funky little Austin.

New Year, New Marfa: Which Texas Towns Are Ready to Eclipse the Tiny Art Haven?

January 5, 2021 | By Michael Corcoran

Wake Up to Waxahachie

February 23, 2017 | By June Naylor

Growing up less than an hour’s drive from Waxahachie, I’ve always been familiar with the historic town just south of Dallas.

Waxahachie Wonderland

November 13, 2015 | By Jennifer Babisak

Have you ever noticed that, come December, we tend to focus on pursuits like buying and baking for those we love to the extent that we neglect actually spending quality time together?

Share a Scare: Now you see me …

October 29, 2015 | By Carol Ann Turpen

This is true, you can draw your own conclusions! Yesterday we think we saw a ghost.

The Outsiders

December 12, 2014 | By Gene Fowler

It’s hard to imagine two people in the whole state who have more fun in their work than Julie and Bruce Lee Webb of Waxahachie.

Readers Recommend: January 2009

December 23, 2008 | By

Texas Highways readers are like our field reporters, so find out what these readers recommend.

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