June 21, 2019
Bill Collins III had a youth saturated with jazz and musical culture, and his passion for jazz did not end with his musical career, but instead led to the birth of the Sherman Jazz Museum.
April 15, 2019
Downtown Marshall, Texas, comes alive every second Saturday beginning in March – and every month through October – with an outdoor festival hosted by Marshall Main Street.
February 22, 2019
The Academy-award winning Places in the Heart, starring Sally Field, was filmed in historic Waxahachie in 1984. Movie directors are drawn to the areas scenery and to date more than 60 feature-length movies have filmed there.
December 25, 2018
This stately home was a gift to the City of Tyler and it is emblazoned with the historic seals and plaques that cause historians to quiver in excitement. They include a Texas Historic Landmark (1964) and a designated Historic Site by the Daughters of the American Republic (2010).
October 24, 2018
Greenville has a secret mural. It is actually a relief sculpture in a very serene setting. The artwork is in a cemetery, a graveyard, a place of eternal rest.
August 28, 2018
When the Redlands Hotel opened for business in Palestine in 1915, the five-story, brick building made of steel and concrete was one of the finest hotels around.
June 27, 2018
There are more than a few vintage treasure troves in East Texas that will catch your eye and tug at your heart strings.
April 22, 2018
Ennis, a Texas Main Street city, is enjoying many improvements that are making life better for those who live, work, and play there. The downtown area is fast becoming an experiential destination where locals and guests shop, dine, and enjoy entertainment.
February 22, 2018
Located just off Interstate 30 between Dallas and Texarkana, Sulphur Springs is a great weekend destination year-round and a magical setting during the holidays.
October 30, 2017
Five protected wilderness areas compromising almost 35,000 acres in East Texas were established by U.S. legislature on October 30, 1984.
August 27, 2017
For those seeking fun weekend destinations where plenty of activities are easily within walking distance once they arrive, there’s no need to look further than the Upper East Side of Texas.
April 24, 2017