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Antioch Colony

Friday, January 14th, 2011

Buda to unveil historic marker for Antioch Colony

Originally settled by former slaves following the Civil War, the Antioch Colony, just west of Buda, was recently awarded a Texas Historic Marker to document its storied yet undertold history.

Thursday, May 27th, 2010

New 'Voices of Hays County' documentary features Harper sisters

Winnie Harper Moyer and Minnie Harper are descendants of one of the oldest families in Hays County. They reflect on life in Hays County in the latest "Voices of Hays County" video documentary sponsored by the Hays...