The Lone Star State


Our Lone Star State has a rich, rich history and we've decided to share with you some of that history, with periodic articles about some of the people, places, and organizations that helped to form the state of Texas. We'll be compiling stories that share some of the famous and infamous events and happenings, as well as the "driving forces" behind the formation of the state, as we explore some of our state's history.

From time to time, we'll be bringing you guest writers, to share their own perspectives on Texas' history.

Enjoy these short stories about our Texas history:





































The Texas Longhorn













A Brief History of Hopkins County, by J.C. McDonald, Circa 1933

The Sanctified Sisters of Belton




May in Hopkins County