Which City in Texas?

Name these Texas cities based on their starting letter and a description.
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Last updated: April 3, 2020
First submittedApril 3, 2020
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Description
Letter
City
Where NASA Mission Control is located
H
Houston
Of the 250 Texians who defended this city's Alamo, more than 200 died
S
San Antonio
City fatefully visited by John F. Kennedy on November 22, 1963
D
Dallas
Highly educated suburb of the above, home to the headquarters of Dr Pepper and Frito-Lay
P
Plano
Westernmost city in Texas
E
El Paso
This city has doubled in population since 1990, adding more than 400,000 residents
F
Fort Worth
The capital of Texas
A
Austin
Suburb of the above with initials R.R.
R
Round Rock
"Friday Night Lights" is based on this city in the oil-rich Permian Basin
O
Odessa
Its name is Latin for "Body of Christ"
C
Corpus Christi
The hurricane that struck this city in 1900 is the deadliest natural disaster in U.S. history
G
Galveston
City where David Koresh met a bloody end in 1993
W
Waco
The nation's only nuclear bomb making facility can be found in this city
whose name means "yellow" in Spanish
A
Amarillo
Home to the main campus of Texas A&M University
C
College Station
Buddy Holly grew up in this city in the high plains of northwest Texas
L
Lubbock
George W. Bush grew up here
M
Midland
City that, appropriately, is located on the Texas/Arkansas border
T
Texarkana
Located at the very southern tip of Texas, across from the Mexican city of Matamoros
B
Brownsville
This city on the Rio Grande is 95.6% Hispanic
L
Laredo
You'll find the Texas Rangers ballpark in this city which shares its name
with a famous cemetery
A
Arlington
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Level ∞
Apr 3, 2020
This quiz replaces this Texas Cities A-Z, which is no longer featured. I think this one is better.
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Level 62
Apr 3, 2020
Us Texans want more Texas quizzes!
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Level 39
Apr 4, 2020
had a minute left on my first try (West Texan)
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Level 81
Apr 4, 2020
Since Round Rock is the least known, perhaps you could add that it's home to Dell Inc. Not sure if that would help or not, but at least it would add some significance.
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Level 74
Apr 4, 2020
home to a minor league baseball team would make it more doable
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Level 63
Apr 29, 2020
For all the dozens of minor league baseball fans. Dozens!!
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Level 52
Apr 9, 2020
I did not know that you can pin comments now, is this a user feature?
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Level 69
Apr 14, 2020
'Out in the west Texas town of El Paso' ........ one of my favourite songs and I couldn't think of it ;o(
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Level 81
Apr 29, 2020
I like that song as well! The city...not so much...;) RIP Marty Robbins.
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Level 81
Apr 29, 2020
Spent a good 2 minutes typing in Canyon and wondering why it wasn't accepted. I swear it was West Texas A&M the first time I read it.
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Level 80
Apr 29, 2020
Don't mess with Texas. But remember the Alamo. Which is when someone messed with Texas.
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Level 78
Apr 29, 2020
That didn't turn out too well for the Texans, although it is special to me. While attending a friend's wedding in San Antonio in 1974, my future husband and I got engaged. I'll always remember the Alamo. :)