Here’s the summer necessity Texans are looking for this year

What’s your favorite summer accessory? A hammock? A bicycle? A skateboard? Home Run Inn, a Chicago-based pizzeria, put together a map of the most-searched summer items on Google, and it may be no surprise what Texans are the most obsessed with: koozies...

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This bug has a harmless-sounding name. But it’s spreading a deadly disease throughout Texas.

Kissing bugs sound like cute, friendly summer critters, right? Watch out for them, because their bite can be deadly. Kissing bugs, found in Texas and 27 other states, are known to transmit the Chagas parasite to humans, dogs and other mammals.  Kissing...

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Texas Tech investigating ‘abhorrent,’ ‘insensitive’ and ‘racially charged’ student texts

Texas Tech University officials are investigating after screenshots of a text conversation involving the president of the school’s Interfraternity Council went viral. The conversation, labeled “Frat Chat,” involved Kyle Mitchell, the IFC president...

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H-E-B opens first-ever taco joint in San Antonio store

You can now add “tacos” to your grocery list. H-E-B opened a taco joint, the first of its kind, in one of its San Antonio stores. RELATED: Thirsty? Austin sparkling water brands seek to cool you this summer According to the San Antonio Express-News...

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15 tips for floating the river in Central Texas

Summer is officially here, which means it’s time to float down one of Central Texas’ many waterways in a tube and soak up some sun. If you’ve never been tubing or floating the river, here are some things to remember for your trip. 1. Figure out the...

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GIVEAWAY: Win a 4-pack of tickets to ‘Jaws’ on the Water

You’ve probably heard by now that you’ve got the opportunity to catch the classic film “Jaws” while floating in an inner tube on Lake Travis.  The annual “Jaws on the Water” event hosted by Alamo Drafthouse is back again every Friday and Saturday...

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