Here Are 16 Things They Don't Teach You About Texas In School
By Katie Lawrence|Published March 08, 2016
Katie Lawrence is a Southeast Texas native who graduated 18th in her high school class with a GPA of 4.25. She attended college in the Houston area and began writing for OnlyInYourState in 2015.
Today, Katie writes, edits, and performs several other tasks for OnlyInYourState and has never been more passionate about a job before. Outside of work, you can likely find her curled up on with a hot cup of coffee, practicing yoga, baking, or exploring the beautiful Lone Star State (in particular, the vast and mystical West Texas desert).
Texas is about to get a whole lot more interesting, y’all. You may think you know everything there is to know about our state, but I’m here to challenge that notion. Here are some lesser-known (but just as interesting) facts about Texas that you probably didn’t know before.