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Sadler's Kitchen

On Friday nights in East Texas the rumbling you hear in Jacksonville could be the crowds at the Tomato Bowl where local football teams square off or it could be folks rambling to get to the dining room at Sadler’s Kitchen as the doors open at 5 p.m. Recently, I was a diner in the crowd.
November 14, 2015

Caddo Lake: Past, Present, and Future

Texas Parks and Wildlife is presenting a variety of programs to educate guests on Caddo Lake.
October 30, 2015

Cherokee Civic Theatre Kicks Off New Season

Cherokee Civic Theatre (CCT) in Rusk celebrates is 43rd season of providing great community theatre with a fun-filled schedule of four upcoming shows.
October 30, 2015

Longview Presents Cute & Creepy

Cute & Creepy artwork is now on exhibit at the Longview Museum of Fine Arts through December 19
October 30, 2015

True Vine Taps in to Local Flavor

Small and unassuming, True Vine Brewery at 219 S. Englewood in Tyler proves that you do not need to be big to provide big flavor. Founded in 2011 by Ryan Dixon, Stephan Lee, and Dan Griffith it was the culmination of hard work and big visions.
August 31, 2015

Dance Longview

Two groups in Longview offer dance lessons and dancing afterwards throughout the month.
June 27, 2015

Summer Fun Ideas

From water parks to lakeside picnics, intriguing museums to exploring a community, the Upper East Side of Texas has no shortage of things to do for families and adventurous souls of all ages during the dog days of summer.
May 2, 2015

Bob's Bar-B-Que

Driving down Highway 79 in Henderson you can’t miss the red flags dancing in the wind stating “barbecue” at the corner of Pope Street. Almost no one in Henderson needs a map or assistance to find this small brown storefront that has smoked savory meats and sides since 1987 — it’s Bob’s (or in my family Mr. Bob’s).
May 2, 2015

Artsview Presents Butterfly

ArtsView Children’s Theatre recently conducted auditions for its upcoming production of Celeste Raspanti’s “I Never Saw Another Butterfly.”
May 2, 2015

Toyota Bass Classic

Tickets to the ninth-annual Toyota Texas Bass Classic (TTBC) are now available for purchase. The event takes place Memorial Day weekend, May 23-25, at the Sabine River Authority in Quitman.
May 2, 2015

Celebrating Audie Murphy

Audie Leon Murphy was born on June 20, 1925, to Josie Bell (Killian) and Emmett Berry Murphy in Kingston, Hunt County.
May 2, 2015

Texas State Railroad

The Texas State Railroad (TSR) runs through the piney woods of East Texas between the towns of Palestine and Rusk, with Maydelle in between. It was established in 1881 by the state prison system. Inmates built the line which was used to transport hardwood for furnace fuel at the prison-operated iron smelter at the Rusk Penitentiary.
May 2, 2015