The “ridiculous scroll” didn’t top the structure until after the Battle of the Alamo.
Prepare for a tale of blackface minstrelsy and swashbuckling high seas adventures, a whodunit with the last page maddeningly ripped out.
Longview lawyer Howard Coghlan, who identified himself in the photograph, passed away at 89.
As the doors to Cuban travel slowly re-open, the author’s dad recalls his epic road/cruise ship trip to Havana just before Castro’s take-over, and we remember Castro’s hero’s welcome in Houston a few months later.
As Houston basketball fans mourn the end of the Rockets season, we remember the efforts of one of the team’s all-time greats.
Don’t invite a history buff to your "Texas Rising" viewing party.
The secret history of cotton, the crop that transformed the global economy—and kept Texans in poverty for generations.
The Golden Globe-nominated film about the Civil Rights Movement is the subject of some unexpected controversy regarding its depiction of the relationship between Martin Luther King and President Lyndon Johnson.
'Booming Austin Fears It Will Lose Its Charms' is a story that could be—and has been—written any number of times over the past 30+ years, the evidence shows.
Journalist Chris Tomlinson delves into the parallel histories of two Texas families with the same last name—one black, one white.