What people are saying: On Texas Independence Day, Selena fans go crazy over H-E-B bags

Fans all over Texas lost their minds on Texas Independence Day Friday when H-E-B released a limited edition shopping bag with “Queen of Cumbia” Selena Quintanilla on it. The bags hit stores on Friday morning for $2 a pop, and it led to lines like...

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Is putting peanuts in Coke a Texas tradition?

It’s Texas Independence Day, and we’re celebrating. And we’ve been wondering about this time-honored Texas tradition: dumping peanuts into a bottle of ice cold Coca-Cola. Last week, the Houston Chronicle posed the question...is it really a Southern tradition...

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Get your hands dirty with springtime crawfish boils you can’t miss

’Tis the season. Crawfish season, that is. The season may have gotten delayed a bit because of Hurricane Harvey and unusually cold temperatures across Texas this winter, but never fear, the mudbugs are here. Here’s a roundup of where you can find...

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Wanna get your hands dirty? Here are 10 crawfish boils you can’t miss this spring

Tis the season. Crawfish season, that is. The season may have gotten delayed a bit because of Hurricane Harvey and unusually cold temperatures across Texas this winter, but never fear, the mudbugs are here. Here’s a roundup of where you can find the...

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What’s more Texan than Whataburger? Riding a horse through the Whataburger drive-thru

People already think Texans ride horses everywhere, right? Let’s feed the stereotype a bit. Two Corpus Christi women were spotted riding their horses right up to the drive-thru window of a Texas institution: Whataburger. RELATED: This San Antonio...

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This Austin therapy dog comforted an entire community after the Florida school shooting

Kermit, who normally lives his life as a therapy dog in Austin, expanded his reach to comfort a community grieving after a shooting that left 17 people dead in Florida last week. Kermit’s owner, Melissa Unfred, said it “just so happened” that she...

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