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Perry Gonna Make it Rain
Governor picks prayer over investment in firefighters
"...Perry has declared this weekend Days of Prayer for Rain in Texas. Well, that's cheaper than coming up with..."

April 22, 2011 News Post by Richard Whittaker

News Roundup: Biker Gangs, Ice Cream, & Rain
A deadly shooting, the latest at Kyle PD, and more
" influx of biker gangs brings violence with it; rain closes Barton Springs; Kyle PD union head is suspended..."

May 18, 2015 News Post by the News Staff

Texas Is Burning and There’s No End in Sight, Yet
Record heat, no rain make wildfires rage
"...all three counties fought the fires along with the Texas A&M Forest Service and Texas Army National Guard...."

Aug. 12, 2022 News Feature by Lina Fisher

La Dolce Vita Escapes the Rain, Delivers a Lovely Evening
21st festival celebrates the art of good eating at Laguna Gloria.
"...Though intermittent rain showers all day threatened to dampen the fun, the..."

Oct. 12, 2012 Food Post by Virginia B. Wood

Cold Rain and Snow
Freezing drizzle then snow overnight
"...overnight (.9 inches!) – but not before some freezing rain fell, meaning streets this morning are a mess. That,..."

Feb. 4, 2011 News Post by Jordan Smith

TribFest Recap: Can Texas Plan Properly for Droughts and Floods to Come?
Are we "thinking as preciously about water as we can"?
"...the first question from Kiah Collier, reporter for The Texas Tribune and ProPublica and moderator of the “Parched” panel..."

Sept. 25, 2022 News Post by Lina Fisher

Texas Tropes
Is Don Graham Really Texas' Literary Curmudgeon?
"...set in Dallas; Don Graham, the president of the Texas Institute of Letters, English professor at the University of..."

Aug. 7, 1998 Books Feature by Clay Smith

Texas Book Festival 2019: Dave Campbell's Favorite Texas College Football Stories
The longtime sportswriter still recalls all those great games
"..."The rain was coming in sideways," Dave Campbell recalls of the..."

Oct. 28, 2019 Arts Post by Joe O'Connell

Texas Craft Brewers Festival Unveils List of Brews
77 ways for you to capitalize on the celebration of suds
"...statewide beers that will be pouring at the annual Texas Craft Brewers Festival over in Fiesta Gardens (see the..."

Sept. 10, 2018 Food Post by Eric Puga

Point Austin: It's Rainin' Down in Texas
Marking Texas time and history by rising floodwaters
"...week is from an unnamed state meteorologist in 1927: "Texas is a land of perennial drought, broken by the..."

May 29, 2015 News Column by Michael King

Playback: Meet the New Texas Music Czar
New Texas Music Office director, new Rock N Roll Rentals branch, and a new Foot Patrol fetish!
"...experience in music-related e-commerce has assumed leadership of the Texas Music Office. Brendon Anthony, 38, whose résumé includes a..."

Feb. 6, 2015 Music Column by Kevin Curtin

Things to Do Downtown During the Texas Tribune Festival
Take a break with these hot spots within walking distance of the Capitol
"...Here for the Texas Tribune Festival and need respite from politics? Downtown Austin..."

Sept. 12, 2018 Events Post by Shalavé Cawley

Texas Vegan May Fest Celebrates Animal Advocacy
Cattle ranch turned animal sanctuary, Rowdy Girl, is on a mission
"...unlike many meat-free lifestyle stories, this one includes a Texas cattle ranch that one woman transformed into a one-of-a-kind..."

May 18, 2018 Food Post by Alisha McDarris

Worst. Texas. Relays. Ever.
An unseasonal blast of winter weather in April is threatening to ruin the final day of the Texas Relays
"...Actually, Friday was good: Texas' Destinee Hooker easily won over a talent-laden high-jump field..."

April 7, 2007 Sports Post by Lee Nichols

Watson Makes It Rain
Kirk Watson teaches the kids about money. Step 1 - Get a contract with the city!
"...Senator Kirk Watson, the Financial Literacy Coalition of Central Texas (FLCCT), the Alliance for Economic Inclusion (AEI) and more..."

April 16, 2008 News Post by Wells Dunbar

Winning in the Rain
Sauce Contest Results Pour In
"...August 25, there was no available data about the rain-inducing properties of hot sauce. Now it appears that all..."

Aug. 30, 1996 Food Feature

When the Rain Stops Falling
Strong writing and a robust cast make Different Stages' production stay with you
"...When it rains, it pours. And pour it does in Andrew Bovell's..."

July 10, 2015 Arts Review by Adam Roberts

Texas Platters
Surfin' Senorita
"...the superfine Western Swing of Bob Wills & the Texas Playboys -- towering figures who defined and contributed to..."

March 5, 1999 Music Review

City Kiboshes Cycle Championship Because of Rain
Update: Did Lance Armstrong save the day?
"...and analysts at were already predicting how the rains would affect the course, and change the front runners...."

Jan. 11, 2015 Sports Post by Richard Whittaker

Texas Platters
"...Louisiana Rain (Antone's/Discovery)..."

Oct. 4, 1996 Music Feature

Beto O'Rourke's Long, Hot Road to the Texas Primary
We report from the 2020 Democratic campaign trail on whether all the blue, sweat, and beers are worth it
"...They're out early, long before lunchtime, in the off-and-on rain, staking out corners and putting out their signs before..."

Sept. 27, 2019 News Feature by Mike Clark-Madison

Robyn Ludwick
"...Robyn LudwickLittle Rain (Late Show)..."

Sept. 19, 2014 Music Review by Jim Caligiuri

Letters at 3AM: JFK and That Hard Rain
When boomers and their offspring die out, Kennedy's assassination will have the approximate historical echo of William McKinley's
"...atomic missiles head straight for us like a hard rain (as Bob Dylan later put it), we'll be more..."

Nov. 22, 2013 Column by Michael Ventura

Saving Rain Forests, From Austin to the Amazon
Nonprofit links people to people for a sustainable future
"...she decided her calling in life was to save rain forests. Then, like many adolescents with noble objectives, she..."

Nov. 6, 2009 News Feature by Amy Smith

Militant Babies
Record review
"...Further indebted in sound and spirit to Pavement's Crooked Rain, Crooked Rain and GBV's Bee Thousand, the Babies' 15-song..."

Feb. 3, 2006 Music Review by Christopher Gray

Texas State Is on the Rise
Apparently there can only be one good team around town
"...San Antonio media largely haven’t noticed or cared, the Texas State Bobcats are good. I mean really good. Their..."

Oct. 4, 2013 Sports Post by Joe O'Connell

Texas Platters
"...I-35 is ideal for militia trainees (Killeen, Waco, Dallas, and Oklahoma City!), but by linking..."

July 11, 1997 Music Review

Gay Place: DON'T Rain on My Parade!
Get your Pride parade seats early. This year is going to be a doozy.
"...Socialize at this Tech Pride mixer. Third Thursdays, 6-8pm. Rain on 4th, 217 W. Fourth. Free."

Sept. 19, 2014 Column by Kate X Messer

Big State Festival
Live shot
"...Big State FestivalTexas World Speedway, Bryan-College Station, Oct. 13 & 14..."

Oct. 19, 2007 Music Review by Doug Freeman

Paul Cauthen
"...Roy Orbison ballad produced by Phil Spector. "Prayed for Rain," meanwhile, begins like a drawling cousin to the Beatles'..."

Sept. 20, 2019 Music Review by Tim Stegall

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