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The new Kingsville City Hall (formerly Henrietta M. King High School, built in 1909). HIGHLIGHTS: A brief history of the 1909 building by Cynthia Martin, Preservation Officer for the City of Kingsville and a tour of the new City Hall led by Toni Nagel Mason, Director, King Ranch Visitor Services Program & Chairman, 1909 HM King

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Alligators, grass huts and a college LAGARTO is located in extreme southeast Live Oak County near Lake Corpus Christi. The name Lagarto, Spanish for alligator, reflects the fact that numerous alligators were once found along the nearby creek. The community was also called Roughtown but lost the name after the saloons were banned. A Mexican pueblo

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Plan an adventure in McAllen! Quinta Mazatlán World Birding Center, located at 600 Sunset Drive, is an historical adobe mansion and nature/birding center.  For much of its existence since construction in 1935, the Spanish Revival Style mansion was a private and rather luxurious residence, complete with a Roman tub.  It possessed the distinction, then and

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