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Olympic City USA: Where Dreams Become Reality

Feb 24, 2020 By TM Studio

Colorado Springs isn’t just a dream getaway; it’s where dreams become a reality. Just head to 1 Olympic Plaza and see for yourself. It’s so woven into the fabric of this Rocky Mountain city, that it’s called Olympic City USA—and for good reason.

David Cargill’s Long Way

Feb 21, 2020 By Seth Beaugh

The nonagenarian sculptor, whose pieces are flecked throughout Southeast Texas, unveils a career-spanning retrospective in Beaumont.

Good Newscast 24: Optimism + Technology

Feb 20, 2020 By TM Studio

The Texas Optimism Project and Frost Bank’s Opt for Optimism initiative are proud to share episode 24 of Good Newscast, a podcast about good things in the world. Season 1 of the podcast explored optimism in the headlines, but season 2 welcomes a different format and new host. Chelsea…

20 Must-See Texas Musicians

Feb 20, 2020 By TM Studio

Plug in your earphones and get a taste of the music below, or see these artists perform live at various shows across the Lone Star State.

Experience Marble Falls Like a Local

Feb 19, 2020 By TM Studio

Tucked away in the Texas Hill Country, Marble Falls is truly a hidden gem that’s just waiting to be explored. In this video, we follow locals Kurt and Heather around town. From Numinous Coffee, “the best coffee in town;” Redid, a sister-owned Vintage Store; Bill’s Burger Joint; and Save the World…

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Meanwhile, in Texas

Feb 19, 2020 By Leif Reigstad

A California man tried to bring his pet possum on a passenger plane, and a clerical error brought a temporary $37 million windfall to a Rowlett couple.

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The Desk on Hancock Hill

Feb 19, 2020 By Sterry Butcher

Some forty years ago, a desk was dragged to the top of a hill in Alpine that overlooks the Big Bend. The notebooks stashed inside continue to capture big thoughts from the people who travel there.

The Legend of John Holmes Jenkins

Feb 19, 2020 By Chris O'Connell

He was a notorious deal maker known for bringing priceless pieces of Texas history back to the state. He was also a suspected forger and arsonist. Thirty years ago, he was found dead in the Colorado River near Austin, and to this day a question remains: Could John Holmes Jenkins have masterminded his own death?