Category Archives: Famous Texans

March is Texas History Month! Remember the Alamo

It’s our favorite month of the year! Texas History Month! To honor our Texan history, we remember a monumental event that occurred in March almost 200 years ago. On March 6, 1836 the Mexican army attacked the Alamo in the … Continue reading

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A Davy Crockett Road Trip?!?!

“On the road again – Just can’t wait to get on the road again. The life I love is making music with my friends And I can’t wait to get on the road again. On the road again Goin’ places … Continue reading

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Honorary Texan

The right to be called a Texan is a privilege that all Texas residents, current and past, speak of proudly. While for many the process to become a Texan requires living in this great state long enough to fall in … Continue reading

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The Perot Museum of Nature and Science

If you’ve driven through the city of Dallas lately you probably seen a very awkward and weird looking building that stands out from all the other buildings in the skyline. It’s the kind of “weird” that makes you wonder… what’s … Continue reading

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Dr. Pepper Incorporated 90 Years Ago

Texas is known for some amazing things like: football, BBQ, the Alamo, Texas Longhorns, and just sheer size. There’s one more thing that Texas is famous for and whenever it’s consumed it brings a smile to the face of the … Continue reading

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Bring “More Cowbell” to Your Favorite Texas Concert

There are Texas-sized concerts happening all around the Lone Star State this summer. Some concerts feature local Texas artists like Pat Green who will be playing in Dallas, TX on July 5, and New Braunfels, TX on August 3. Other … Continue reading

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Texas Presidential Libraries

April 25, 2013 was a momentous day for the state of Texas and the city of Dallas. Local, national, and foreign political leaders from all over the world came together to celebrate the opening of the President George W. Bush … Continue reading

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Celebrities Who Say Yee-Haw!

What does the diva Beyonce Knowles, actor Matthew McConaughey, and rock ballet writer Meat Loaf all have in common. If you said, “Duh.. they’re famous!” you’re half way right. The other half of their connection is that all three celebrities … Continue reading

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How To Have A Texas Style St. Patrick’s Day Party

Maybe this year you and your friends just aren’t in the mood to go out to celebrate St. Patrick’s Day. We don’t blame you, but that doesn’t mean you have to sacrifice the fun of St. Patty’s Day. Instead of … Continue reading

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Did You Know? Fun Facts About Texans Who Became President

This upcoming Presidents Day we will honor all of our past Commander-in-Chiefs. As Texans, though, we especially celebrate those Presidents with Texas roots! Before we start: do you know what 4 Presidents have ties to Texas? Here are some obscure facts … Continue reading

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