Listen to wolves howl, rub a hog's belly, or learn to bottle-feed a baby skunk.
After a career spent coaching at tiny West Texas colleges, Adams will lead Texas Tech against one of NCAA basketball's most storied programs.
And when the new Longhorns coach steps on the court for his first game back in Lubbock, the Red Raiders faithful will surely let him hear it.
The number nineteen Red Raiders are among the biggest surprises in NCAA basketball, with hopes of springing another upset Tuesday against Baylor.
The late sculptor Robert Bruno's unfinished home—a Lubbock-area landmark—is becoming a vacation rental. His friends are distressed.
From Baylor’s top-ten matchup in the Sugar Bowl to Texas Tech’s reunion with Mike Leach, here’s what college football fans need to know.
Grading the season performances and outcomes for all twelve FBS programs in Texas. You already know who's getting an F.
With six top-25 teams among the state's men's and women's programs, there's never been a better time to be a basketball fan in Texas.
Students, many of whom go on to work in food science, train by spending as much time as possible in a meat locker studying beef carcasses.
The Red Raiders’ hire is beloved by former players at Baylor and Cedar Hill High School and is known as one of the top recruiters in Texas.
Bakers are leaning into their dark sides to build spooktacular creations ahead of October 31.
These courses are beautiful, fun for all skill levels, and are available to play at a great value. Fairways and greens!
The Texas Tech defensive lineman interned with the campus police during the pandemic and hopes to improve law enforcement from within.
The multifaceted musician, former city-council candidate, and documentary star returns with an album of pristine guitar and gentle self-reflection.
As home prices skyrocket in Texas, buyers will try anything to stand out—and neuroscience shows these letters work. But housing experts say the implications are troubling.
Acclaimed climate scientist Katharine Hayhoe on reasons for alarm—and hope.
Since taking over Tom & Bingo’s Hickory Pit Bar-B-Q in 2017, Ian Timmons has paid homage to the restaurant’s half century of legacy while serving some of the region’s best brisket.
The Lubbock band's first release in 12 years features satisfying covers of tunes by George Jones, Ernest Tubb, Johnny Cash, and other greats.
After selling their family landscaping business in Tucson, Mallory and Arnis Robbins moved to Texas with no plans to make a name for themselves in Texas barbecue. But in 2015, the couple opened a highway-side food trailer (named after their daughter, Evie Mae). The joint quickly rose in the ranks,
Austinites Ban Public Homeless Camps, While San Antonio Voters Protect the Police’s Ability to Collectively Bargain
Plus, Lubbock becomes Texas's largest "sanctuary city for the unborn."
Leaving a near-perfect situation at Texas Tech is an enormous risk for the once-beloved basketball coach, but Beard just might be good enough to succeed where other Longhorns coaches fell short.
Can Baylor beat Gonzaga? Can UT or Houston make the Final Four? Will Abilene Christian or North Texas spring an upset?
His family plans to keep his barbecue joint-slash-convenience store open. Plus, restaurant owners reflect on a year of pandemic barbecue.
What to order for takeout at restaurants around the state, plus some pro tips.
They fear that the end of the mask mandate and the influx of spring break crowds is a recipe for danger.
The Best Thing in Texas: Hundreds of People Are Knitting Tiny Sweaters for a Hairless Possum in Lubbock
Are possums ugly? Not when they’re wearing tiny purple sweaters, they’re not!
Hays Co. Bar-B-Que in San Marcos is for sale. Plus, Neely’s in Marshall closes after 93 years.
In a career that spanned six decades, Davis wrote hits for Elvis and Dolly Parton, found solo success, and acted on Broadway and in film.
Images from across the state capture our eerily historic moment.
The Wolfforth joint turns its parking lot into a huge drive-through, complete with a forklift menu on butcher paper.
The Lubbock-born author reflects on her debut short story collection, ‘Black Light.’
Over two days at a ranch in Stephenville, artists share lyrics, melodies, and whiskey as they establish their place in Texas music.
The first Texas team to make the men’s Final Four since 2003 is easy to like.
The Lubbock native talks about his trippy, blood-flecked radio plays, the border wall, and working with Jo Harvey Allen.
The underachieving former Texas Tech leader is somehow now the head coach of an NFL team.
A Texas Tech undergrad makes the case for the breakfast taco's not-so-poor relation.
The return of Terry Allen.
Eleven ideas for holiday fun after the turkey sandwiches are gone and Uncle Al wants to talk about politics.
On the campus of the Orange Show, in Houston, is a new three-dimensional immersive folk art experience that’s a whimsical explosion of colors, textures, and community spirit.
Tips for trips across the state.
Amanda Shires on the birth of an album and becoming a matriarch.
Mapping the state’s meatiest routes.
It’s another round of “Whiskey River” for honky-tonk crooner Johnny Bush.
In a world full of evil dudes pretending to be good guys, Waylon Jennings was a good guy pretending to be an evil dude and never quite succeeding.
How a computer-loving Texas Tech grad launched one of the fastest-growing megachurches in the country.
How Lubbock’s prairie dogs taught me the meaning of home.
West Texas’s claim on this fizzy, lemony cocktail is unprovable? We’ll drink to that.
Katharine Hayhoe has made it her life’s mission to proclaim the truth about climate change. Can she get the skeptics to listen?
And the apps to download before you go.
Carne Asada, Cancún Type: Classic Mexican Rating: 4 Price: $8.59/plate Somehow mini-tacos make you feel as if you haven’t blown your diet. Cradled in double corn tortillas,