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Big Bend National Park's plan to re-open the Boquillas border crossing to Mexico is still pending, nearly two years after…
It's shaping up to be another busy weekend in Texas for Santa with dozens of events to get people jingling…
Families enjoy the big sleigh at Lubbock's Winter Wonderland at Vintage Township. (Texas Highways photo/Kevin Stillman) Tomorrow it will officially…
Move over, Cowboys Stadium—Texas has a new premier sports facility. I know, I know. It’s not a fair comparison. Football…

Doing my Wurst in New Braunfels

Written by | Published November 13, 2012
Tearing up the floor at Wurstfest. If you can't polka or two-step, just wait for the next Chicken Dance. It's…

An electrifying showdown in Central Texas

Written by | Published November 7, 2012
It's pretty rare that I'm drawn to an event on the strength of a poster alone, but then I saw…
Last week I took some time off to host my dad while he visits from out of state, which means…

Taking the State Fair of Texas for a spin

Written by | Published October 12, 2012
A friendly passerby offered to take our photo at last year's fair with Big Tex and (because of our woeful…

RipFest Honors a Texas Legend

Written by | Published October 4, 2012
It’s said that you can’t get blood from a stone, but how about getting a horny toad out of one?…
About a year after the Second Battle of Adobe Walls and later fighting in the Red River War, Quanah Parker…
The kids are back in school, and we're already working on the winter Texas Events Calendar, but hopefully there's still…
On a recent visit to Houston, I made plans with my sister, Jean to go the Houston Museum of Natural…
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