El Paso, Texas

Photo: Jasperado, Chamizal El Paso is a city in and the seat of El Paso County, located in the far western corner of Texas. 2019 Beto O’Rourke will lead a counter-march at the same time as Trump’s El Paso rally. Watch live. – Texas Tribune As Trump arrives for rally, El Pasoans say history shows …

Austin Links

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Texas

Photo: Melissa Biggs, Birds on a Wire Texas is bordered by Mexico to the south, New Mexico to the west, Oklahoma to the north, Arkansas to the northeast and Louisiana to the east. Questions for locals What would locals like visitors to know about Texas? Questions for visitors What are your favorite apps and guidebooks? …

Texas Links

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San Antonio Links

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Mission, Texas

Photo: Shaine Mata, Statue Spotlight on Mission, Texas Government missiontexas.us Facebook @CityOfMissionTX YouTube Elsewhere on the Web missiontexas.net National Butterfly Center nationalbutterflycenter.org @NatButterflies Headlines https://riograndeguardian.com/south-texas-elected-officials-cut-out-the-border-is-violent-rhetoric https://www.thedailybeast.com/trump-would-destroy-this-historic-church-to-get-his-wall Embedded Tweets “Many of these bees range no more than a few hundred yards from their nests in a lifetime, and so the National Butterfly Center is the only …

McAllen, Texas

Photo McAllen is the largest city in Hidalgo County, Texas, United States, and the twenty-second most populous city in Texas. It is located at the southern tip of the state in the Rio Grande Valley. The city limits extend south to the Rio Grande, across from the Mexican city of Reynosa. Quotes The border is …

Texas General Land Office

Logo The Texas General Land Office (GLO) is a state agency of the U.S. state of Texas, responsible for managing lands and mineral rights properties that are owned by the state. The GLO also manages and contributes to the state’s Permanent School Fund. The agency has its headquarters in the Stephen F. Austin State Office …

Dallas/Fort Worth Links

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Houston

Photo: Ken Lund, Old Harris County Courthouse Houston is the most populous city in Texas, and the fourth most populous city in the United States. History Houston was founded in 1836 on land near the banks of Buffalo Bayou (now known as Allen’s Landing) and incorporated as a city on June 5, 1837. The city …