New Battle Of The Alamo Is Brewing Over Texas Shrine RevampRemember the Alamo? A new Texas battle is brewing over how best to do so.
New Battle Of The Alamo Is Brewing Over Texas Shrine RevampThe Alamo renovation in San Antonio has raised the ire of some conservatives, who worry the Battle of the Alamo will be sanitized by "political correctness."
Alamo Plaza Renovation Plan Draws ProtestersPlans to move a 60-foot monument that's been in the plaza outside the Alamo for 80 years have run into opposition.
Renovation Master Plans For The Alamo AnnouncedDetails of the $400 million plan to renovate Alamo Plaza have been formally unveiled.
San Antonio Records 151 Homicides in 2016, Most In 2 DecadesSan Antonio police say they investigated 151 homicides in 2016, marking the deadliest year in the Alamo city in more than two decades.
Alamo Officials Ban Events From Being Held In Mission ChurchAlamo officials say ceremonies and other events no longer will be held in the mission church because of concerns with its deteriorating condition.
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.
Former Alamo Managers Say They've Overcome Texas 'Bullying'A group that served as guardian of the Alamo for more than a century says it has prevailed over the "bureaucratic bullying" of a Texas agency now that the state has acknowledged that about 38,000 books and artifacts at an Alamo library don't belong to the state.
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.
Alamo Remembrance Day Takes On Added MeaningA 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.
Archives Commission: Send Commander's Letter To AlamoThe 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.
Texas Agencies Duel Over Alamo Commander's LetterIt'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."