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Rural Texas is the state’s foundation. And it’s in jeopardy.

Downtowns are deserted, hospitals are closing, teachers are leaving. Every part of life in rural Texas is harder — but it’s worth saving.

Vehicles pass through Dublin in Central Texas on March 25, 2021.

As a result of the pandemic, a historic investment in broadband

Downtown Fredericksburg on Aug. 15, 2022.

To boost their communities, city leaders want to invigorate downtowns

National teacher shortage is most acute in rural Texas 

Rural hospitals hang on thanks to COVID-19 money, which is already running out

Wind turbines spin in Central Texas on March 25, 2021.

Climate change and new housing threaten agriculture

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