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Texas History

The Mystery of Sain-toh-oodie Goombi

Captured as a toddler, woman lives 66 years with Kiowa family


Mayhaw Fruit Jells With Market

Once a treat only for foragers, this East Texas fruit finds a market among farmers


No. 1 (And 7 And 11)

Some of the topics we looked into while you were reading last month’s issue


Home Made

Upbringing in an austere abode instills long-lasting values

Texas USA

When Greenville Beat the Yankees

East Texas team surprises New York powerhouse in exhibition game


Treasure From the Gulf

Seashells draw scientists and dreamers alike to hunt along the Texas coast


Drones: An Overview

Texas innovators, including electric co-ops, hone drones as tools of today

Texas History

Blizzard of 1957

Howling winds drive deep drifts across Panhandle


Postcard From Camp Barbecue

Weekend program at Texas A&M University shares meat-smoking skills and the storied culture of Texas barbecue


Open Hearts

Co-op knitting network draws attention to deadly defects

TCP Kitchen

Texas Gulf Shrimp

Prized seafood comes up big in co-op kitchens

TCP Kitchen

Spectacular Sandwiches

Readers’ creative fixin’s stack up nicely

TCP Kitchen

Picnic Fare

When the day calls for dining alfresco, consider these dishes

TCP Kitchen

Berry Delicious

Bite-sized gems are great for baking and cooking, if you can keep your hands off them long enough

Hit the Road

Panhandle Prosperity

Childress bustles its way to historic restoration and retail reinvention

Hit the Road

Present Day Past

Marking history in Comanche

Hit the Road

The Life of Bryan

Historic downtown contrasts nearby College Station

Hit the Road

Aisles of Blue

Visitors get to pick their own at Moorhead’s Blueberry Farm near Conroe

Energy Safety

Prevent Power Line Problems

Downed power lines can pose hidden, deadly hazards

Energy Efficiency

Heat and Cool Efficiently

Simple steps keep your HVAC system running smoothly

Energy Efficiency

10 Simple Spring Energy Savers

Seasonal changes bring opportunities for savings


FAQ for High-Wire Heroes

Questions for—and answers from—your co-op’s linemen