Texas government offers huge prize for eradicating long-nosed cotton pest
On this day in 1903, a proclamation was made from the steps of the Texas Capitol offering a $50,000 prize for the discovery of a way to rid Texas of the boll weevil. This small snout beetle had been(more...)
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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.