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This Snappy Tune Explains this Town’s Correct Spelling
We all know that Texas has some strange town name pronunciations and spellings. How often have you hears someoone  refer to Refugio as Ref-YOO-gee-oh?  Or, New Braunfels as New-BRONZE-full? That's one I hear all the time. How about a clever song by Alex Meixner to explain it for you..…
What New Laws in Texas Take Effect on September 1st?
Ah yes, September. The month that signifies the end of summer, on the calendar, anyway. We all know that the weather here in Texas won't start cooling off for another two months. September also means football is back. It also means a whole bunch of new laws go into effect across the state...
Stand Up Comedy: Don’t Mess With Texas
Who doesn't love stand up comedy? While we're on the subject, who doesn't laugh at themselves once in a while? Here's a comedian by the name of Brian Moote who has a routine about our state slogan 'Don't Mess With Texas.' He gets extra points by throwing in a geogr…
Texas Pronunciations: It’s Like A Whole Other Language
You've heard the old expression "Texas: It's like a whole other country." Well, when it comes to the names of cities in Texas, it's like a whole other language.
I've lived here in the Lone Star State for 23 years now. Before that, I lived in New Mexico for quite …
More Medical Marijuana Use One Step Closer to Texas Reality
A bipartisan bill to allow some additional medicinal use of marijuana in the state of Texas has passed both the House and Senate and now will be sent to the Governor for approval.
The new bill adds more medical conditions that the treatment can be used for including terminal cancer, autism, ALS, and …
Here’s Some Texas Humor for Y’all
Texas...it's like a whole other country. Having lived here for over 20 years now, I can attest to that. We have our own sense of humor, too. I ran across this video the other day and I got a kick out of it, so I thought I'd share. It's a collection of pictures and memes that we can al…

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