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Beaumont Enterprise
LU professor maps Southeast Texas heritagedoing a survey of historical buildings in downtown Beaumont, thanks to a grant
Beaumont Enterprise / Posted 2 days ago
doing a survey of historical buildings in downtown Beaumont, thanks to a grant from the Beaumont Heritage Society and the Texas Historical Commission. Originally from New York, Gachot moved to Beaumont from San Marcos in 2005. He has a master's... Read more
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CBS Dallas - Fort Worth
Denton Man Fights For 17 Years To Have Confederate Monument Removedplaque stating, in part, that all men are created equal. Because the courthous
CBS Dallas - Fort Worth / Posted 5 days ago
plaque stating, in part, that all men are created equal. Because the courthouse square is a designated state and federal landmark, the Texas Historical Commission would have to approve any changes. The commission says the county has not proposed a... Read more
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11 News Houston
The debate on confederacy: A historical perspective on a monumental issueconfederate past. That past is open for observation about a one-hour drive sou
11 News Houston / Posted 5 days ago
confederate past. That past is open for observation about a one-hour drive southwest of Houston in Brazoria County. The Texas Historical Commission tells both sides of the story at the Varner-Hogg plantation, which was once home to sugarcane... Read more
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ABC 7 El Paso
Statement: Texas oil billionare admits to funding efforts against downtown arenawell as many more important edifices across our great State. I certainly demons
ABC 7 El Paso / Posted 8 days ago
well as many more important edifices across our great State. I certainly demonstrated that in my 6 years of service on the Texas Historical Commission and 25 years on the board of the Texas State Historical Association. There are many ways to... Read more
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KTXS Abilene
Oldest hardware store in Texas celebrates change of ownershipcarrying True Value products to Ace Hardware. Blagg's great-great-grandfather
KTXS Abilene / Posted 10 days ago
carrying True Value products to Ace Hardware. Blagg's great-great-grandfather opened the store in 1876. Last year, the Texas Historical Commission recognized them as the oldest hardware store in the Lone Star State. “We kept the same old... Read more
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KXXV Waco
New renovations at Lynn County CourthouseLynn County Courthouse have been a long time coming. The process started in 20
KXXV Waco / Posted 12 days ago
Lynn County Courthouse have been a long time coming. The process started in 2002 when Lynn County started working with the Texas Historical Commission to get floor plans approved. Now, construction has officially began. "It's been a long waiting.... Read more
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KPLC Lake Charles
New renovations at Lynn County CourthouseLynn County Courthouse have been a long time coming. The process started in 20
KPLC Lake Charles / Posted 12 days ago
Lynn County Courthouse have been a long time coming. The process started in 2002 when Lynn County started working with the Texas Historical Commission to get floor plans approved. Now, construction has officially began. "It's been a long waiting.... Read more
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KCBD-TV Lubbock
New renovations at Lynn County CourthouseLynn County Courthouse have been a long time coming. The process started in 20
KCBD-TV Lubbock / Posted 12 days ago
Lynn County Courthouse have been a long time coming. The process started in 2002 when Lynn County started working with the Texas Historical Commission to get floor plans approved. Now, construction has officially began. "It's been a long waiting.... Read more
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KSWO Lawton-Wichita Falls
New renovations at Lynn County CourthouseLynn County Courthouse have been a long time coming. The process started in 20
KSWO Lawton-Wichita Falls / Posted 12 days ago
Lynn County Courthouse have been a long time coming. The process started in 2002 when Lynn County started working with the Texas Historical Commission to get floor plans approved. Now, construction has officially began. "It's been a long waiting.... Read more
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San Antonio Express-News
Senate eyes plan to keep 5 more agencies operating longerbills and pass one that can be sent to the governor. But under, pending Senate
San Antonio Express-News / Posted 17 days ago
bills and pass one that can be sent to the governor. But under, pending Senate Bill 28 by Sen. Van Taylor, R-Plano, the Texas Historical Commission and the State Board of Plumbing Examiners would have their sunset date changed from 2019 to 2021.... Read more
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San Antonio Express-News
S.A. officials respond to bill that would block removal of Confederate statue from Travis Parkinfancy, less than 20 years, standing on state grounds can only be removed, rel
San Antonio Express-News / Posted 18 days ago
infancy, less than 20 years, standing on state grounds can only be removed, relocated or altered by the Texas Legislature, Texas Historical Commission or the State Preservation Board. Removing monuments located on municipal or county property for... Read more
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Wise County Messenger
A little history on the Old Settlers ReunionSettlers Reunion” was adopted for the annual celebration. For more in-depth in
Wise County Messenger / Posted 23 days ago
Settlers Reunion” was adopted for the annual celebration. For more in-depth information regarding Wise County, visit the Texas Historical Commission website (Search “Wise County”). Information here incudes history of early settlers, the mood of... Read more
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San Antonio Express-News
Historic Whipple truss bridge in Texas to be replacedis one of five Whipple truss bridges left in the state, and the only one still
San Antonio Express-News / Posted 25 days ago
is one of five Whipple truss bridges left in the state, and the only one still open to vehicular traffic, according to the Texas Historical Commission. The design was patented in 1841 by Squire Whipple, the first engineer to calculate load dynamics... Read more
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NBC Dallas Fort Worth
Historic Texas Whipple Truss Bridge to be Replacedis one of five Whipple truss bridges left in the state, and the only one still
NBC Dallas Fort Worth / Posted 25 days ago
is one of five Whipple truss bridges left in the state, and the only one still open to vehicular traffic, according to the Texas Historical Commission. The design was patented in 1841 by Squire Whipple, the first engineer to calculate load dynamics... Read more

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