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From Padres to Presidents

The Commerce Street Bridge—one of the state’s oldest bridge sites—stands at a confluence of time and place in downtown San…

The Alsatian Connection

Seated at a softly whirring potter’s wheel at Castroville Pottery, artisan Mark Dykes leans forward, his fingertips shaping a blob…

Pie-High in Marble Falls

The legendary “marble falls” may have been submerged in 1951 when Lake Marble Falls was formed, but the namesake town…

War and Remembrance

In a darkened room, veterans wearing World War II caps embroidered with command insignia peer down at a tabletop video…

Gimme That Old-Time Opry

Something about the boxy shape of the building first catches the eye. It’s broader and taller than the 1960s-era Texarkana…

Riches of the Red Beds

Just two miles from Seymour, a handful of paleontologists and volunteers meticulously scrape and brush flecks of red and gray…

Escape the Heat and Love the Nightlife

We love the night illuminated, whether by the strobe of fireflies or the dazzle of Ferris wheels, and we are…

Gardens of Stone

I am not sure when I first fell in love with rambling through historic cemeteries. I know it was one…

Touring Travaasa's Farm

As chickens chortle in the background and the raspy buzz of a distant tractor mirrors the clackety-clack-clack of happy cicadas…

Lakes, Sweet Lakes

Our Lakes, Our Lives: A tribute to the great lakes of Texas

Our Lakes, Our Lives

If you were born before 1950, you’re older than three-fourths of the lakes in Texas.
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