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1982 Movie Filmed in Upper East Side of Texas

The Warner Brothers film, “The Long Summer of George Adams,” was filmed mostly in Nacogdoches County and some in Kaufman County.
January 18, 2020

Kyser Nods to 40 Years With Limited-Edition Capo

Kyser Musical Products, Inc. has released the Limited-Edition Milton Kyser Signature Acoustic Quick-Change Capo, or the “Milton” capo, in celebration of its 40th anniversary in 2020.
January 16, 2020

Henderson County PAC Showcases Fanny Crosby's Life

Henderson County Performing Arts Center presents “This is My Story, This is My Song” at 2 p.m. Sunday, January 19.
January 16, 2020

Tour Set for Volunteers for Animal Sanctuary

This Saturday the world-renowned Cleveland Amory Black Beauty Ranch in Murchison, Texas, hosts its first Wild Impact Volunteer Experience for people over age 18 who are interested in helping animals and experience life at an animal sanctuary.
January 16, 2020

Soups Help Warm Us On Cold and Rainy Days

As a general rule, it seems that people eat soups more in the winter than in warmer months. Here are some soup recipes to help warm things up on these colder winter days.
January 16, 2020

Scott Simons "Fields" Exhibit at Winnsboro Center for the Arts

“Fields” is a solo exhibit by Scott Simons now through February at Winnsboro Center for the Arts, 200 Market Street.
January 16, 2020

Bring in the New Year in Roaring 20's Style

People across the nation are preparing to “roar” into 2020 on New Years Eve with Roaring 20’s themed parties.
December 27, 2019

Best of the Upper East Side of Texas

This year’s Best of the Upper East Side of Texas readers survey set a record with 4,591 nominations for a growing list of gems in the region featuring delicious food, wonderful attractions, beautiful backdrops, one-of-a-kind shops, exciting entertainment, and many talented individuals.
December 21, 2019


Each year as the weather starts to cool here in the Upper East Side of Texas, it’s still a whole lot warmer than the northern parts of the United States and into Canada. That’s where many of the “snowbirds” come from that migrate through this part of the world on their way to the warm coastline of the state.
December 21, 2019

Eagle Fest Set for January 18 in Emory

The 25th Annual Rains County Eagle Fest takes place January 18 on the Rains County Fairgrounds in Emory, Texas, the official “Eagle Capital of Texas.”
December 21, 2019

First Telegraph in Texas Was Established in Marshall

A landmark in downtown Marshall, Texas, pays tribute to a form of communication that predated the telephone and helped lead to the growth of the new state of Texas.
December 21, 2019

Spread the Love on Valentine’s Day and All Year Long

Visit someone in a nursing home. Practice random acts of kindness. Thank a police officer. Give a card. Volunteer at an animal shelter...
December 21, 2019