Veronica Mars may be set in California, but you don’t have to look too far to see the show’s Texas roots. Creator Rob Thomas graduated from San Marcos High School and attended Texas Christian University, where he walked on to the football team, before transferring to (and graduating from) the…
Jadeveon Clowney and Ezekiel Elliott are both threatening holdouts—but for very different reasons.
Plus, a fashion blogger’s inspiring posts, a must-see fireworks scene, and a podcast on contemporary poetry.
In his new memoir, the longtime KTRK news anchor opens up about his nearly sixty years of Texas broadcasting.
The enigmatic NBA superstar isn’t long for Oklahoma City. How likely is he to head south down I-35?
MFAH curators added an emphasis on diversity and Lone Star celebrities to the special exhibit, ’Icons of Style,’ since its LA debut.
We watched the recently restored 1986 film with Willie Nelson and fans in Luck, where it all happened.
Before she was revealed to be a juvenile, a young woman could have faced up to twenty years in prison for licking a carton in the Lufkin store.
New PBS space-race documentary ’Chasing the Moon’ highlights her challenges as the only woman in Mission Control.
Plus, an immersive art experience, a song nostalgic for hometowns, and a Southern Gothic rom-com.
The Fort Davis historian and raconteur knew and loved Texas and its people like no one else.
Bienvenidos de Miami.
I spoke to the man who shot the photo that inspired the song covered on Willie Nelson’s new album. (He’s my dad.)
’Wall Street Journal’ reporter Russell Gold’s new book, ’Superpower,’ crafts an engaging narrative of one man’s quest to modernize the American energy business.
The UT professor and longtime ’Texas Monthly’ contributor died on Saturday at the age of 79 after a stroke.
The Red Headed Stranger honors his fellow Texas troubadour with two tracks on his new album.
We asked friends and colleagues to share their personal recollections of the Texas cultural giant we lost last week.
Descendants of slaves who escaped across the southern border observe Texas’s emancipation holiday with their own unique traditions.
We should honor this badass Medal of Honor winner, not an incompetent Confederate general who fought against the United States government in defense of slavery.
Robert Duvall and Tommy Lee Jones discuss their friend, a Texas legend who leaves behind a brilliant body of work and definitive repository of Southwestern culture.
Is it the burgerpocalypse?
Plus, more summer jams, an essay about coming of age in Houston, and an Instagram account where sneaker culture and preachers collide.
Digging into the provenance of a provocative message carved into a shrine to fallen soldiers.
Yes, I know ”apple time, apple time” was a joke. But why were so many of us willing to believe it of the NBA star?
We watched a host of graduation speeches from the state’s hundreds of universities, and these are the ones we found most inspiring.
Along with Tim Duncan and Manu Ginobili, he brought unprecedented NBA success to the Alamo City.
Creator and Austin native Rob Thomas reveals a few key things about the upcoming fourth season of the revived show on Hulu.
'Beautiful Lie,' out later this month, is the newest collaboration from the state's reigning couple of Americana.
What should be done with the historic dreadnought once it’s relocated from its longtime home?
The last-place team is actually having fun with pitcher Andrew Cashner's tendency to wear the Lone Star State on his sleeve(s).
The Austin indie band recently launched a live-album series that chronicles its 20-plus-year career.
In this year’s NBA Finals, do they root for the star who spurned them or their hated Western Conference foe?
The Dallas native has always suffered from anxiety. Becoming a famous, globe-trotting DJ made it worse—and gave him a way to channel it.
Inside the May 24 school board meeting.
Texas GI Hershell Riggs went missing in 1950, but his family never gave up hope he’d come back home.
Everyone agrees that the recent event—full of drunken fights and scores of wrecks—escalated dangerously. But many Bolivar Peninsula residents will be damned if they’ll accept new rules to curtail the anarchy.
How the groundbreaking Nigerian-Houstonian rapper has gone viral—and why his art matters.
The Port of Laredo overtook the Port of Los Angeles as the nation’s busiest for trade in March. How else do the second and 80th-largest cities in the U.S. stack up?
NBA legend Dirk Nowitzki will be honored with a three-block stretch outside the American Airlines Center.
The richest black man in America made a big announcement during his commencement speech to the graduating class of 2019.
The new book by the retired special forces commander and former UT chancellor is filled with tales from an adventure-seeking life.
The Houston rapper assumes a ”hot girl” persona as she turns the tables on chauvinist hip-hop posturing.
Plus, Mary H.K. Choi’s novel about young adulthood in Austin, a classic Cyd Charisse film, and Liza Koshy’s YouTube series.
The supermarket chain inches closer to Dallas and Fort Worth.
In 'Spying on the South,' the author of the bestselling 'Confederates in the Attic' offers a few pungent opinions about the Lone Star State.
After Musgraves went there in ”Oh What a World,” we decided to dig into the not-insignificant trend.
In the series’ debut episode, a trio of military veterans from the Valhalla Club invite comedian and TV host Jordan Klepper into the ring.
Yes, we’re taking this week’s overblown Twitter fight way too seriously.
The Palestinian-American author is the first Arab to receive the Poetry Foundation award.
”Armed only with a mean face,” former sailor and soldier Oscar Stewart became a hero.