Barbara Brannon

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Hank the Cowdog

“Nobody in the literary world would have touched a book narrated by a ranch dog…

Heart and Soul of Texas’s Route 66

On a workaday Tuesday noon, this stretch of historic Route 66 on the west side…

Thru the Lands of America’s Ancient History

Start planning and mapping now, and in 2029 you’ll be fully prepared for a cross-country…

Pickup Line

“We love to start the day with a ride in the pickup truck . .…

UP, UP AND AWAY While hot-air balloon events can be found all across the Lone Star State, the cities of Abilene, Canton, Longview, and Plano go all out and up each year. | iStock/ Getty Images
Balloons Over Texas

Get in and go, or just enjoy the glow

Skies Unite Across the Sea

Terrell’s School Was First for British Fliers

80 John Wallace

I t’s an irony, no doubt, that the men’s correctional institution operating since 1994 in Mitchell…

One Patient at a Time, One Painting at a Time

O n an October afternoon among tree-lined heights of Canadian, Texas, a hint of fall in…

Ribbon of Highway Endless Skyway

“Woody Use To Live Here Too” reads the T-shirt I once snagged for $10 at…

Hunting Holly in the Hub City

It took Lubbock, Texas, a while to appreciate the merit of that hometown kid with the…