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Telegraph History in Texas Originated in Marshall

The statue in downtown Marshall of two men receiving a telegraphed message recognizes this early Texas advancement.
December 30, 2018

A Twinkle in the Skies Over Marshall This Time of Year

The historic downtown courthouse in Marshall creates a magical wonderland with thousands of lights and an adjoining ice skating rink.
November 2, 2018

Relax with a Night of Jazz

The audience will enjoy the great vocals, lively sounds, and up-beat rhythms of this great jazz duo while supporting Marshall Regional Arts Council and local business.
October 22, 2018

Van Zandt: What's Behind the Interesting County Name?

The County of Van Zandt, Texas, was named after him in 1848. The county courthouse lawn in Canton features a statue of him and his wife, Frances.
October 7, 2018

Accidental Death Takes Civil Rights Attorney in 1960

Early civil rights attorney's death shocked the community of Marshall in 1960.
August 11, 2018

New Exhibit on Hometown Sports Comes to Marshall

Traveling exhibit from the Smithsonian that explores hometown sports comes to Marshall.
March 17, 2018

Quince at the Courthouse

While capturing the Harrison County Courthouse [Marshall], I noticed the Quince blooming and thought it would be good in the front of the shot.
March 4, 2018

Jingle Bell Runners Dash, Dance, and Prance Across Finish Line

Many participants came in costume and almost all included jingle bells attached to their shoelaces.
December 17, 2017

Early General Store Marks 170th Birthday

With the snap of a rusty spring closing a screen door, visitors to the T.C. Lindsey & Co. General Store are transported back in time.
October 30, 2017

Wonderland of Lights Returns to Marshall

October 30, 2017

Marshall Native Played Several Roles for Civil Rights Advancement

From the famed Wiley College debaters to the Freedom Riders, Marshall's James Farmer Jr. achieved many achievements and honors for the sake of racial equality.
January 11, 2016

Gingko Leaf Gallery Makes Best List

Promising “art for the imagination” Gingko Leaf Gallery in Marshall houses artwork from numerous artists in a historic old Elks Lodge building that received a Texas Preservation Award in 2015.
December 30, 2015