McDade students learn local Texas history at museum Posted in: Lifestyle On Oct. 30, McDade teacher Thomas Thomas brought his seventh grade Texas History students to the McDade Historical Society Museum for a tour. While one group visited the museum with curator Audrey Rother, the other students participated in a “McDade History Feud” game, answering true or false and multiple-choice questions about McDade history. Students learned that the Tonkawa Indians at one time roamed the nearby Yegua Creek, that the land was part of a grant awarded to Augustin Martinez from Stephen F. Austin, and that the area was forever changed by the coming of the Texas Central Railway. Pencils commemorating ...PLEASE LOG IN FOR PREMIUM CONTENT. Our website requires visitors to log in to view the best local news. Not yet a subscriber? Subscribe today!