Governor Rick Perry has appointed an East Texas author and junior college instructor as the new state historian.
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The American Memorial Park Cemetery is nestled in a residential area in Grand Prairie’s east side. But what was supposed to be a historical landmark is instead a land marked with litter and unkept graves.
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Father’s Day, the holiday set aside to celebrate dad, has been an institution for 101 years. But what is the evolution of Father’s Day? How did it become the holiday it is today? One Father’s Day historian offers his unique perspective on the third Sunday in June and after you read this, you too will be a Father’s Day expert.
Pieces of George Washington’s past including a collection of documents, letters, deeds and wills are expected to be part of an auction in Dallas.
A new report from a conservative education think-tank rips Texas’ new standards for teaching history, marking them as among the worst in the nation.
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