On June 19 ("Juneteenth"), 1865, Union general Gordon Granger arrived in Galveston and issued General Order Number 3, which read in part, "The people of Texas are informed that, in accordance with a(more...)
Congratulations to Texas History Day Winners
Congratulations to the winners of Texas History Day, which took place May 4-5th in Austin. See the results.
The Texas Quiz Show State Championship also took place. Congratulations to the team from Baker Middle School in Corpus Christi.