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ABC 7 El Paso
First-artist named heritage trail in Texas to be named after Tom Leawe're going to be able to help people understand what they don't even realize t
ABC 7 El Paso / Posted 8 days ago
we're going to be able to help people understand what they don't even realize they have," Bradford Patterson with the Texas Historical Commission said. A map on the Tom Lea Institute website shows a map that includes New Mexico and Texas,... Read more
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San Antonio Express-News
Paranormal shares tales of the haunted history of KatyWar battle near the bridge, there are no battle sites near that area from the C
San Antonio Express-News / Posted 9 days ago
War battle near the bridge, there are no battle sites near that area from the Civil War era, according to a map from the Texas Historical Commission. These urban legends mainly involve unnamed spirits, or people who died before this century.... Read more
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San Antonio Express-News
Alamo artifacts set for one-day exhibitset for public viewing from 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. The center has one of 15 archaeolo
San Antonio Express-News / Posted 10 days ago
set for public viewing from 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. The center has one of 15 archaeological curation facilities certified by the Texas Historical Commission as a repository for collections in care of the state. “It’s a unique opportunity that the public... Read more
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Sweetwater Reporter
WASP Museum to host Chamber Coffee on October 4October 4 at 10 a.m. at Hangar No 1 located at 210 Avenger Field Road. About N
Sweetwater Reporter / Posted 20 days ago
October 4 at 10 a.m. at Hangar No 1 located at 210 Avenger Field Road. About National WASP WWII Museum: Adjacent to a Texas Historical Commission Landmark and a destination on Texas Forts Trail, National WASP WWII Museum at Avenger Field was... Read more
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Denton Record-Chronicle
We're Denton Dammit - Sept. 28, 2017 | Denton Dammitto be closer to family. County officials announced in July that repairs were c
Denton Record-Chronicle / Posted 23 days ago
to be closer to family. County officials announced in July that repairs were coming. They said they were working with the Texas Historical Commission to get approval for the project, since the Square is a state historic site. This week, the Denton... Read more
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NBC Dallas Fort Worth
Denton Committee to Study Future of Confederate Statuehistory. The monument is on both the state and federal historic registry, mean
NBC Dallas Fort Worth / Posted 24 days ago
history. The monument is on both the state and federal historic registry, meaning any changes would need approval of the Texas Historical Commission. Denton County Judge Mary Horn said previously she didn't plan to put the statue issue on the... Read more
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KERA North Texas
Denton County To Consider Confederate Memorial Discussionin 1918, the memorial sits outside the Denton County Courthouse. It's both a fe
KERA North Texas / Posted 24 days ago
in 1918, the memorial sits outside the Denton County Courthouse. It's both a federal and state landmark, so the Texas Historical Commission would have to approve any changes. Other stories this morning: Violent crime rose nationwide... Read more
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CBS Dallas - Fort Worth
Denton County Leaders To Discuss Confederate Statue's Fatestatue sits outside of the Denton County Courthouse, and is both a federal and
CBS Dallas - Fort Worth / Posted 24 days ago
statue sits outside of the Denton County Courthouse, and is both a federal and state landmark. This means that the Texas Historical Commission would have to approve any changes. A plaque at the bottom, added years ago, recognizes that all... Read more
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KVUE-TV Austin
Bastrop ISD celebrates 70 years of desegregationand state dignities gathered on Saturday to remember the court case that desegr
KVUE-TV Austin / Posted 26 days ago
and state dignities gathered on Saturday to remember the court case that desegregated Bastrop ISD nearly 70 years ago. The Texas Historical Commission dedicated a marker to students who attended the Mina Ward School -- which at the time was known... Read more
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Houston Chronicle
Camp Logan marker cleared of graffitibeen cleared of graffiti. The sign was smeared with paint last month within ho
Houston Chronicle / Posted 28 days ago
been cleared of graffiti. The sign was smeared with paint last month within hours of its rededication. The newly restored Texas Historical Commission marker was unveiled Aug. 23 by local officials, preservationists and historians during a week of... Read more
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San Antonio Express-News
Camp Logan marker cleared of graffitibeen cleared of graffiti. The sign was smeared with paint last month within ho
San Antonio Express-News / Posted 28 days ago
been cleared of graffiti. The sign was smeared with paint last month within hours of its rededication. The newly restored Texas Historical Commission marker was unveiled Aug. 23 by local officials, preservationists and historians during a week of... Read more
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ABC 7 El Paso
Duranguito property owners threaten $5M lawsuitwhere the properties are, has no legal ground to ask for demolitions to stop.
ABC 7 El Paso / Posted 29 days ago
where the properties are, has no legal ground to ask for demolitions to stop. If he alleges the City failed to notify the Texas Historical Commission of its plans to build on public land as it's required, the City argues, then the only relief is... Read more

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