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#258: Red Adair

25 minutes

He was the king of the Hellfighters, a fearless battler of the most dangerous kind of fire ever known, oil well fires. This week we look at the life of the great Red Adair.


#257: Texas Tornados: Part Three

32 minutes

They’re one of the most terrifying weather phenomena there is, able to strike with little warning practically anywhere, and they bring destruction and mayhem in their wake. This week we talk about some of the most terrible tornados in Texas history.


#256: Texas Tornados: Part Two

24 minutes

They’re one of the most terrifying weather phenomena there is, able to strike with little warning practically anywhere, and they bring destruction and mayhem in their wake. This week we talk about some of the most terrible tornados in Texas history.


#255: Texas Tornados: Part One

24 minutes

They’re one of the most terrifying weather phenomena there is, able to strike with little warning practically anywhere, and they bring destruction and mayhem in their wake. This week we talk about some of the most terrible tornados in Texas history.


#254: Best of Year One: The Legends of Texas Wrasslin’

20 minutes

This week we take a look back at one of our early episodes from the first year of the show. The wild and woolly history of professional wrestling in Texas, from Wild Bull Curry and the Funks to the Von Erichs and Stone Cold Steve Austin. We examine the facinating legacy of the wrestlers and promotions of the Lone Star State.


#253: Murder of Irene Garza

22 minutes

It was the coldest of cases, but 56 years after the brutal murder of a popular South Texas teacher and former beauty queen, justice was finally served. Today, it’s a cold case edition of Come and Take It, the murder of Irene Garza.


#252: Best of Year One: Creed Taylor

27 minutes

This week we take a look back at one of our early episodes from the first year of the show. Present at the first and last battles of Texas, Creed Taylor was a soldier, ranger, father, and possibly even an outlaw. Join us this week as we discuss one of the most interesting lives in Texas history.


#251: Palo Duro Canyon

35 minutes

It’s the ‘Grand Canyon of Texas’, 120 miles cut through the Caprock Escarpment in the Texas Panhandle. It’s rich with geological curiosities, teeming with wildlife, and steeped in thousands of years of history. This week we talk about the Palo Duro Canyon!


#250: Best of Year One: Beyond Dealey Plaza

17 minutes

This week we take a look back at one of our early episodes from the first year of the show. This week marks the 50th anniversary of the assassination of President John F. Kennedy in Dallas, TX. For an entire generation, where you were on November 22, 1963 is one of the defining points of their lives. Its continuing legacy is felt both psychologically and physically through the very geography of the city.


#249: Alan Bean

34 minutes

He was was a Texas boy who became a Navy test pilot and found everlasting fame as the fourth astronaut to walk on the moon.

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