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© 2012 Steve Hathcock 1810-1840 Early Galveston historians tell of the hurricane of 1810. This storm killed most of a group of Indians who had been fishing about halfway down the […]

Hurricanes of the Texas Coast

© 2012 Steve Hathcock 1810-1840 Early Galveston historians tell of the hurricane of 1810. This storm killed most of a group of Indians who had been fishing about halfway down the […]

      © Steve Hathcock 2013 Jim Welton sent me the following email and photos. “The foot locker, as our family has been calling it, belonged to my maternal […]

Tails You Win!

      © Steve Hathcock 2013 Jim Welton sent me the following email and photos. “The foot locker, as our family has been calling it, belonged to my maternal […]

Fish Tales © 2013 Steve Hathcock We are coming up on the 75th Texas International Fishing Tournament (TIFT) which will commence with registration from 3-8pm at the South Padre Island […]

Fish Tales

Fish Tales © 2013 Steve Hathcock We are coming up on the 75th Texas International Fishing Tournament (TIFT) which will commence with registration from 3-8pm at the South Padre Island […]

By Steve Hathcock © 2013  We’ve all heard stories or have personal experience of not buying something when the price was right; and there are many of us here on […]

Isaac and His Contraption

By Steve Hathcock © 2013  We’ve all heard stories or have personal experience of not buying something when the price was right; and there are many of us here on […]

  And Then There Were Two © 2013 Steve Hathcock Arlis Kivistad emailed to ask, “Can you tell me a little bit of the history of the Mansfield Channel?” In 1930, […]

And Then There Were Two. How North and South Padre Island got their names

  And Then There Were Two © 2013 Steve Hathcock Arlis Kivistad emailed to ask, “Can you tell me a little bit of the history of the Mansfield Channel?” In 1930, […]

 I was honored by the Port Isabel Press recently when they published this story about me and our plans for a museum on South Padre Island. Here is a link […]

It’s History

 I was honored by the Port Isabel Press recently when they published this story about me and our plans for a museum on South Padre Island. Here is a link […]

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