Texans Rally Against Proposed Mexican-American SchoolbookA ‘Reject The Text’ rally is being held in Austin this morning where dozens of groups are joining together to call for the state to reject a new schoolbook.
UTA Has History Many Don't Know AboutThere are thousands of books, documents, maps, newspapers, photos, and other artifacts in the UTA Special Collection- much of which was donated by Fort Worth attorney and UT Austin alum, Jenkins Garrett and his wife, Virginia.
Some Civil Rights Sites At Risk Of Being Lost To HistoryFrom a Civil War battlefield where Hispanic Union soldiers fought to birthplaces of civil rights leaders, sites linked to the nation's struggle for racial equality are overlooked, neglected and absent from travel guides.
Trove Of Baseball Memorabilia, Photographs Going To AuctionA trove of baseball artifacts including a "Shoeless" Joe Jackson game bat and material from the Negro Leagues is going on the auction block in New York.
Historians: Proposed Mexican American History Text Is Riddled With ErrorsSaying it is riddled with errors, a chorus of Texas and and Mexican educators and historians have united to demand that a so-called history book for Texas high school students be rejected.
DPD Rookie's Mother Describes Terrifying ChaosOne of the seven police officers who was injured in Thursday's downtown Dallas ambush was a 23-year-old rookie named Gretchen Rocha. She is physically okay, but the emotional trauma has proven difficult.
Settlement Reached In Lawsuit Over Alamo Library ItemsA group that served as guardian of the Alamo for more than a century and the Texas General Land Office reached a settlement Friday in a dispute over ownership of about 38,000 books and artifacts that had been kept at the Texas shrine.
Years Of Work, Study Ahead For Alamo OverhaulThe lead expert in the development of a long-term master plan for the Alamo says a first-rate overhaul will require years of study and fundraising.
Welcome To Texas: Log Cabin VillageTexas is proud of its western heritage, but many have no concept of what life was really like for those who braved the wild frontier. For 50 years, Fort Worth has provided a glimpse into that past with its Log Cabin Village.
Welcome To Texas: Dallas Heritage VillageThere's a spotlight on yesteryear In the shadows of downtown. Dallas' first ever city park is home to Dallas Heritage Village - a collection of buildings that tell the story of Texas around the time of statehood.
Fort Worth Leaders Pick Smaller Stockyards Protection PlanThe debate lasted well into the night, but city leaders in Fort Worth finally decided just how much history will be preserved at the iconic Fort Worth Stockyards. The question was about how many buildings and streets would be protected.
Fort Worth Council To Decide Stockyards Development LinesThe future of an iconic Fort Worth destination will be up for debate on Tuesday night as city council members vote on where to lay the boundary lines for historic preservation.