Houston is the largest city in Texas and the fourth-largest in the United States, while San Antonio is the second largest in the state and seventh largest in the United States. Dallas–Fort Worth and Greater Houston are the fourth and fifth largest United States metropolitan statistical areas, respectively. Other major cities include Austin (the state capital) and El Paso. Texas is nicknamed the Lone Star State to signify Texas as a former independent republic, and as a reminder of the state's struggle for independence from Mexico. The "Lone Star" can be found on the Texan state flag and on the Texan state seal. The origin of the state name, Texas, is from the word, "Tejas", which means 'friends' in the Caddo language.
Her father is a fiddler of some renown in Louisiana and EastTexas, and is included in Ron Yule’s book, “Louisiana Fiddlers.” ... The downsize from their 4,000-square-foot Odessa, Texas house was quite the challenge ... Cradic didn’t tell anyone, not even Billy, who she considers her best friend, about her decision to enter the Mrs.
Last week Anna paid tribute to Vogue editor-at-large Andre, branding him a 'magnificent' friend - amid increasing pressure and criticism over her silence and after many took to social media to condemn her for her treatment of Talley...Friends ... But a friend of Talley's for 45 years, Texas anesthesiologist Dr.
Nor was a longtime associate of the Texas rabbi stunned when he learned what his friend had done ... “What happened in Texas is an example of what’s plaguing our society today and descriptive of how kindness, care and concern are often met with hatred, anger and prejudice.”.
Even as someone who felt this stigma considerably less during undergrad amongst my (completely male) study group who luckily were my friends as well, I still kept a low profile and was continually anxious ... A Texas native, she enjoys reading, frisbee, and spending time with friends.
Verley was born October 25, 1939, in Georgetown, Texas to Verley and Doris Skaggs Hunt... Verley married JulieWhitmire on August 21, 1986, in Salado, Texas ... His fishing buddies included long time friends, new acquaintances, his children and grandchildren, passing on the love of the outdoors and passion for the sport.
RANTOUL — It’s with great sorrow and broken hearts that our family has to say goodbye to our loving mother, grandmother, great-grandmother and friend ... They were especially happy and enjoyed spending a few winter months away in their motor home in La Feria, Texas, and attending all the dances they could with the many new friends they met.
Henry Cuellar may be the most powerful TexasDemocrat whom most Texans have never heard of ...Cuellar is a uniquely complicated figure in Texas politics. He’s both admired and reviled within his own party, and almost universally adored by Texas Republican members of Congress because of his tendency to cross the aisle.
Carlos was born to Victor and Mary Ybarra on May 16, 1977, in Temple, Texas... He married Kimberely McKeown on February 21, 2009, in Temple, Texas ... He enjoyed playing golf with his son and friends ... He wrote songs and poems and enjoyed listening to Texas Country music with his friends and family.
By FrancoisPICARD / AFP, HOUSTON, Texas. A giant 18-wheel transport truck is barreling down a multilane Texas highway, and there is no one behind the wheel ...Aurora Technologies Inc personnel test an autonomous truck along a highway in Texas in an undated photograph ... The companies did not land in Texas by chance.