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Another Year Finds Me in Texas

A young Ohio woman trapped in Texas by the Civil War recorded her life in a diary

Texas History

Diplomacy on the Pedernales

LBJ’s first official dinner was a barbecue in Texas

Co-ops At Work

Serving Their Neck of the Woods

United Cooperative Services’ efficient work allows giraffe birth video to proceed


Coastal Eclipse Goes Postal

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


Home on the Range

Texas Master Naturalist volunteers help preserve natural heritage


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


Raising the Stakes

Stock shows demand commitment for big payoff


Treasure From the Gulf

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

Texas History

Blizzard of 1957

Howling winds drive deep drifts across Panhandle

TCP Kitchen

Some Like It Hot

If you’ve never met a pepper you didn’t like, keep reading

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

Hit the Road

Lumbering in Lufkin

Enjoy national forests of this East Texas landscape

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

Energy Efficiency

Oven-Free Summer Cooking

Countertop appliances offer a cooler way to prepare meals


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


Line of Duty

Co-op linemen head into trouble for the sake of the members