Laura Bush

Texan By Nature

By Margaret Hoogstra

The former first lady’s love of the outdoors has been a lifelong passion.


Napa Valley has nothing on Texas when it comes to wine heritage — and visitors today can appreciate the results of Texas’ grape-growing and wine-making…

Every summer morning before sunup, Dr. Vijay Reddy drives 45 minutes from his Lubbock home out to the Terry County acres he’s cultivated for four…




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