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Monday, March 5th, 2012

Finding Miss Edna in search of the Chicken Ranch

JAYME LYNN BLASCHKE, a Texas State spokesperson, writes about his experiences with Edna Milton, the last madam of the storied Chicken Ranch brothel who died last week. Blaschke interviewed Milton for a book he is writing about the Chicken Ranch.

Thursday, December 8th, 2011

Audio: Christmas Ball putting the swing in San Marcos

A Texan put Christmas into country music and a Texan made it swing. It is only fitting that San Marcos, home of the Western Swing Hall of Fame, will be filled with the sounds of Western Swing...

Friday, July 23rd, 2010

I, Robbie; they, Robots

Robbie and the Robots are a San Marcos band with a lot of history in the area. The center and songwriter of the band remains the talented Robbie Doyen. They will be at the Triple Crown Friday...