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Denton Record-Chronicle
Bluesman receives historical markercemetery. Foerster said the site is worthy of state recognition but the county
Bluesman receives historical marker
Denton Record-Chronicle / Posted 2 hours ago
cemetery. Foerster said the site is worthy of state recognition but the county can move faster than the budget-strapped Texas Historical Commission on placing a marker. The biggest hurdle still is the price tag, which is $1,200 for the... Read more
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KTRE Lufkin and Nacogdoches
Severe thunderstorms and tornado warnings in effectare now in jeopardy, but that's not the case for the Oldest Town in Texas Motor
Severe thunderstorms and tornado warnings in effect
KTRE Lufkin and Nacogdoches / Posted yesterday
are now in jeopardy, but that's not the case for the Oldest Town in Texas Motorcycle Rally taking place in Nacogdoches. Texas Historical Commission officials pay bridge-building visit to NacogdochesTexas Historical Commission officials pay... Read more
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KTRE Lufkin and Nacogdoches
Oldest Town in Texas Motorcycle Rally kicking off 'rain or shine'are now in jeopardy, but that's not the case for the Oldest Town in Texas Motor
Oldest Town in Texas Motorcycle Rally kicking off 'rain or shine'
KTRE Lufkin and Nacogdoches / Posted yesterday
are now in jeopardy, but that's not the case for the Oldest Town in Texas Motorcycle Rally taking place in Nacogdoches. Texas Historical Commission officials pay bridge-building visit to NacogdochesTexas Historical Commission officials pay... Read more
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KTRE Lufkin and Nacogdoches
Angelina Co. students show competitive spirit at science fairare now in jeopardy, but that's not the case for the Oldest Town in Texas Motor
Angelina Co. students show competitive spirit at science fair
KTRE Lufkin and Nacogdoches / Posted yesterday
are now in jeopardy, but that's not the case for the Oldest Town in Texas Motorcycle Rally taking place in Nacogdoches. Texas Historical Commission officials pay bridge-building visit to NacogdochesTexas Historical Commission officials pay... Read more
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KTRE Lufkin and Nacogdoches
Texas Historical Commission officials pay bridge-building visit to Nacogdochesare now in jeopardy, but that's not the case for the Oldest Town in Texas Motor
Texas Historical Commission officials pay bridge-building visit to Nacogdoches
KTRE Lufkin and Nacogdoches / Posted yesterday
are now in jeopardy, but that's not the case for the Oldest Town in Texas Motorcycle Rally taking place in Nacogdoches. Texas Historical Commission officials pay... Read more
5 related stories
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KTRE Lufkin and Nacogdoches
E. Texas students met soldier after writing him during basic trainingare now in jeopardy, but that's not the case for the Oldest Town in Texas Motor
E. Texas students met soldier after writing him during basic training
KTRE Lufkin and Nacogdoches / Posted yesterday
are now in jeopardy, but that's not the case for the Oldest Town in Texas Motorcycle Rally taking place in Nacogdoches. Texas Historical Commission officials pay bridge-building visit to NacogdochesTexas Historical Commission officials pay... Read more
5 related stories
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KTRE Lufkin and Nacogdoches
Nacogdoches residents, students relieved about Starr Ave. reopeningare now in jeopardy, but that's not the case for the Oldest Town in Texas Motor
Nacogdoches residents, students relieved about Starr Ave. reopening
KTRE Lufkin and Nacogdoches / Posted yesterday
are now in jeopardy, but that's not the case for the Oldest Town in Texas Motorcycle Rally taking place in Nacogdoches. Texas Historical Commission officials pay bridge-building visit to NacogdochesTexas Historical Commission officials pay... Read more
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Wise County Messenger
Thursday, April 28, 2016Deborah BeCraft, 817-636-2826 or email rhomeoldtownfun@hotmail.com. MARKER DED
Thursday, April 28, 2016
Wise County Messenger / Posted 2 days ago
Deborah BeCraft, 817-636-2826 or email rhomeoldtownfun@hotmail.com. MARKER DEDICATION AND MEETING — The dedication of a Texas Historical Commission subject marker will take place 5 p.m. today on the northwest corner of the Wise County Courthouse... Read more
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Wise County Messenger
Outlaw’s legend lives ongrave was imbued with greater significance Sunday as Weeden and other society m
Outlaw’s legend lives on
Wise County Messenger / Posted 3 days ago
grave was imbued with greater significance Sunday as Weeden and other society members unveiled a marker from the Texas Historical Commission at the gates of the cemetery. Weeden told the Messenger that the gravesite had remained without... Read more
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Pleasanton Express
‘History surrounding Norman Porter, Sr. a historian’ | April 27, 2016French sailor who was interred at the Texas State Cemetery in Austin,” said Mil
‘History surrounding Norman Porter, Sr. a historian’ | April 27, 2016
Pleasanton Express / Posted 3 days ago
French sailor who was interred at the Texas State Cemetery in Austin,” said Mildred. “The sailor was discovered by the Texas Historical Commission with the LaBelle shipwreck. “I was with Norman on many other historical events and it was... Read more
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Wise County Messenger
Tuesday, April 26, 2016Woodall at 817-629-1620 or Kelly Martin at 940-427-5975, ext 4001. MARKER DEDI
Tuesday, April 26, 2016
Wise County Messenger / Posted 4 days ago
Woodall at 817-629-1620 or Kelly Martin at 940-427-5975, ext 4001. MARKER DEDICATION AND MEETING – The dedication of a Texas Historical Commission subject marker will take place 5 p.m. Thursday on the northwest corner of the Wise County... Read more
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Corpus Christi Caller-Times
Galvan Ballroom receives Texas Treasure Business Awardrecognition Wednesday. State legislators presented the Galvan family with the T
Galvan Ballroom receives Texas Treasure Business Award
Corpus Christi Caller-Times / Posted 10 days ago
recognition Wednesday. State legislators presented the Galvan family with the Texas Treasure Business Award from the Texas Historical Commission. The award is reserved for businesses that have been operating for at least 50 years. The family... Read more
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Dallas Morning News
Routh descendants struggle to maintain gravesites of Collin County pioneerscemeteries. That task falls on community members, said Jenny McWilliams, histor
Routh descendants struggle to maintain gravesites of Collin County pioneers
Dallas Morning News / Posted 17 days ago
cemeteries. That task falls on community members, said Jenny McWilliams, historic cemetery preservation coordinator for the Texas Historical Commission. However, state law does protect graveyards from development. It also allows people to visit a... Read more
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The San Angelo Standard-Times
Raising hands lifting heartsThe Tom Green County Historical Commission is a government agency created by th
Raising hands lifting hearts
The San Angelo Standard-Times / Posted 21 days ago
The Tom Green County Historical Commission is a government agency created by the State of Texas under the auspices of the Texas Historical Commission and appointed by the County Commissioners Court. The CHC is charged to identify, preserve, and... Read more
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KTXS Abilene
Zephyr Community Center in need of repairspreserve it. “This building has a lot of good memories,” Wright said. “We had
Zephyr Community Center in need of repairs
KTXS Abilene / Posted 22 days ago
preserve it. “This building has a lot of good memories,” Wright said. “We had family reunions, parties, or whatever.” The Texas Historical Commission placed a historical marker at the site, which Wright said prevents them from making any major... Read more
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WFAA Dallas-Fort Worth
Royse City investing in beer to boost downtownBro Brewing Co. (Photo: WFAA) A good portion of that money is going into savi
Royse City investing in beer to boost downtown
WFAA Dallas-Fort Worth / Posted 26 days ago
Bro Brewing Co. (Photo: WFAA) A good portion of that money is going into saving the building itself. With help from the Texas Historical Commission, this is just one step in preserving the entire block. The city is helping to fund Gordon's... Read more
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The Gilmer Mirror
CAPTURE SPIRIT OF THE BANKHEAD HIGHWAY WITH VIDEO CONTEST - AUSTIN —Celebrate a century of car culture and Americana with the Faces and Places of the Bankhead Highway video contest. Open to all levels of filmmakers—from first-timers to professi...and Places of the Bankhead Highway video contest. Open to all levels of filmmak
CAPTURE SPIRIT OF THE BANKHEAD HIGHWAY WITH VIDEO CONTEST - AUSTIN —Celebrate a century of car culture and Americana with the Faces and Places of the Bankhead Highway video contest. Open to all levels of filmmakers—from first-timers to professi...
The Gilmer Mirror / Posted 30 days ago
and Places of the Bankhead Highway video contest. Open to all levels of filmmakers—from first-timers to professionals—the Texas Historical Commission (THC) is now accepting short film submissions that showcase experiences along the Texas portion... Read more

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