The Alamo

The ALAMO

Researchers To Create Digital Models Of Alamo

The Alamo will be getting some high-tech preservation help. A Texas university is leading the effort to create digital models of the historic mission in San Antonio.

07/17/2013

The ALAMO

Alamo Remembrance Day Takes On Added Meaning

A ceremony marking the 177th anniversary of the battle for Texas independence took on added significance this year because of a single letter on display inside the Alamo.

03/06/2013

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Archives Commission: Send Commander’s Letter To Alamo

The State Library and Archives Commission will soon decide whether to loan the “Victory or Death” letter penned by Col. William Barret Travis to the Alamo.

10/24/2012

The ALAMO

Texas Agencies Duel Over Alamo Commander’s Letter

It’s a new Battle of the Alamo, with one Texas agency mounting pressure on another to loan out one of the state’s most sacred texts for display at “the shrine of Texas independence.”

10/04/2012

The ALAMO

Booze At Alamo? Daughters Say No; State Says Yes

The Daughters of the Republic of Texas say they have a problem with allowing drinking near the Alamo.

07/13/2012

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Getaway Guide: Road Trip To San Antonio

Less than a four and half hour drive from Dallas-Fort Worth, San Antonio is a perfect spot for a weekend getaway any time of the year.

06/23/2012

The ALAMO

Alamo-Related Documents To Be Sold Online

Gunpowder receipts and other Alamo-related battle preparation documents will be offered for sale online in November. The items belonged to Waco private collector who died in 2003.

10/11/2011

A man performs with a lasso before the Disney premiere of "The Alamo" at the historic Majestic Theater in San Antonio, Texas. (credit: Jill Torrance/Getty Images)

Fire Burns “The Alamo” Film Set Near Austin

A fire official in Texas says a wildfire has destroyed part of the set for the 2003 film “The Alamo,” and charred at least 150 acres near Austin.

09/28/2011

The ALAMO

Texas Lawmakers Consider Alamo Management Changes

Remember the Alamo? Lately, a clash over who should run it has been tough to ignore.

04/05/2011

(Photo by Jill Torrance/Getty Images)

Texans Want Alamo Battle Flag Returned

For the past 80 years the only remaining banner known to have flown during the legendary battle has been on display in Mexico.

CBSDFW.COM–03/15/2011

The ALAMO

Assistant AG Wants To Remember The Alamo

A state official is reminding a group of prominent Texans they need to ‘Remember The Alamo’ when fundraising.

03/09/2011

DRT Wants to Trademark "The Alamo"

    SAN ANTONIO (AP) _ Texas is opposing an attempt by the Daughters of the Republic of Texas to trademark the phrase “The Alamo.”

07/27/2010