Take a tour and learn how many of our South Texas towns got their unique names

KSAT meteorologist Justin Horne has visited more than dozen South Texas towns

SAN ANTONIO – KSAT meteorologist Justin Horne has been hitting the road since 2015 to find out how many Texas towns got their unique names.

From Quemado to Welfare to St. Hedwig and everything in between, take a tour with our map below that shows all the South Texas towns and areas Justin has visited. (Click here if you can not see the map.)

List of towns in alphabetical order:


About the Authors:

RJ Marquez is co-host of KSAT News Now and reports for Good Morning San Antonio. He's been at KSAT since 2010 and covered a variety of stories and events across the San Antonio area. He also covers the Spurs for on-air and digital platforms, including his Spurs newsletter. RJ has reported stories for KSAT Explains.

Justin Horne is a meteorologist and reporter for KSAT 12 News. When severe weather rolls through, Justin will hop in the KSAT 12 Storm Chaser to safely bring you the latest weather conditions from across South Texas. On top of delivering an accurate forecast, Justin often reports on one of his favorite topics: Texas history.