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Full Show: Preventing Youth Violence, And NPR’s Joshua Johnson (April 8, 2019)

Posted on · On Monday's Houston Matters: A plan to curb youth violence, bike-sharing expands, Joshua Johnson of NPR's 1A, the effect of fracking on ranchers, and Houston sports.

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Historic Ranch Tells the Story of a Strong Female Lineage

Posted on ·   About 40 minutes southwest of downtown Houston is the George Ranch Historical Park. The park tells the story of the four-generation legacy of the Jones, Ryon, Davis and George families – beginning in 1824 and ending in the mid-1900s – using their preserved homesteads. These families were incredibly influential in the Richmond/Rosenberg area, and many […]

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Previewing the 2014 Houston Livestock Show and Rodeo

Posted on · The 2014 Houston Livestock Show and Rodeo, which kicks off next week, is a lot of things. The month-long celebration at Reliant Park promotes livestock and farm products, offers a venue for research and education within the livestock industry, a wide variety of 4-H events, includes the largest rodeo in the world, and a month filled […]