Altair: The Brightest Star March 25, 2020 - 00:00 Posted in: NewsEagle Lake It was just at Texas twilight; a perfect time of day. A waning red sunset was falling from sight, and the water rushed below. As I crossed the old Colorado River Bridge near Altair, the bright stars were popping out above. The Aquila constellation cast its light onto the sandy ...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!