Wednesday Feb 26
Corpus Christi Caller-Times
Givens: Coming of barbed wire led to the fence-cutting war
Library of Congress Barbed wire, invented in 1874 in Illinois, came into general use in Texas by the end of the 1870s.
KVIA-TV El Paso
8 roadside curiosities worth the stop
Lower your expectations enough and any roadside attraction is a good excuse to stretch your legs, lose a couple bucks, and see a genuine slice of Americana you'll likely never visit again.
Lou Lambert's Big City Camp Cooking weekends offer an immersive West Texas experience
We know that Marfa is a high-desert oasis for the creatively minded. And while the artsy West Texas town serves as inspiration for artists, writers and designers from around the globe, its heritage is steeped in classic Texas cowboy culture - and cuisine.
Oklahoma Contemporary Gallery does Marfa, Texas, right
This summer will be two years since my first and only trip to Marfa, Texas, and I'm already ready to head back to those nearly sere climes of the Chihuahuan Desert of Way Far Out There West Texas, where you'd swear you can hear Marty Robbins tunes comin' in with the breeze.
Borderlands Research Institute Relocates Pronghorns to Marfa Area 2/04/14
Lauren Lanmon firstname.lastname@example.org February 4, 2014 Alpine - The Sul Ross Borderlands Research Institute has recently completed the relocation of 102 pronghorns from the Pampa area to Marfa.