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    The Seed Flourishes

    Former NFL player turns idea sowed in Houston into notable grapes and wines in Central Texas


    The Runaway Scrape

    Exodus of Texians is an unsung episode of the Texas war for independence


TCP Talk

    Web Extras

    April 2021 Web Extras

    Find exclusive online content from this issue

    Finish This Sentence

    You’re Never Too Old To …

    Here are the many ways readers finished this sentence

    Hit the Road With Chet Garner

    Heart of the Matter

    Set yourself on a course for smack-dab in the middle of the state

    TCP Kitchen

    Fresh Herbs

    Give your dishes, including scones, lentils and smoked pork, a distinctive zing

    April 2021 Photo Contest

    Focus on Texas: Storms

    This is the best way to see nasty weather, and you can almost hear the thunder


    Novel Achievements

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

    Power of Our People

    Building Community Health

    Fayette EC member is a longtime advocate for rural health care

    Texas History

    The Bluebonnet Lady of Texas

    A San Antonio civic leader galvanized women’s groups to save the state flower

    Texas USA

    Nature’s Nursery

    Texas-native sea turtles need responsible beachgoers to support comeback


    Flashes of the Past

    Lightning bugs, whether in a jar or flitting freely, still cause wonder


    Beware of DIY Electrical Work

    Call an expert for jobs that probably aren’t as easy as they look

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