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East Texas State Fair Sets New Security Measures

The new rules are part of an effort to keep visitors safe and are similar to rules set by other events, stadiums, and fairgrounds across the nation.
September 18, 2018

Museum Offers a Mardi Gras Fun-filled Evening

Annual fundraiser gala is set to transport attendees to Mardi Gras.
September 15, 2018

Brookshire's Became a Grocery Institution Some 100 Years Ago

Brookshire's World of Wildlife Museum and Country Store in Tyler features a period country store display reminiscent of the early grocery stores operated by various Brookshire family members.
September 14, 2018

Fun Catch and Release Event to Benefit CASA for Kids

To get off the hook, each "caught" team will have to raise tax deductible donations to help abused and neglected children of Smith, Wood and Van Zandt counties.
September 11, 2018

Disabilities Can't Hold These Athletes Back

Activities include archery and air rifle training clinics, hand cycling, fishing and kayaking.
August 31, 2018

One-of-a-Kind Country Music Diva Called a Pioneer

Arthur is considered the pioneer of rockabilly music. The Paris, Texas, native toured with Elvis Presley, Johnny Cash, Roy Orbison, and Jerry Lee Lewis.
August 26, 2018

Shreveport Festival Mimics French Marketplace

Free, family-friendly event will feature vendor booths, live music, food trucks and more.
August 25, 2018

Mystique of the Cowboy's Life Lives on, Thanks to Pioneer Photographer

A significant contributor to our understanding of the life of cowboys, photographer Erwin Smith was born and eventually buried in his hometown of Honey Grove, far northeast Texas.
August 20, 2018

Shreveport Hosts Asian Festival

Free event will celebrate the Diwali Festival of Lights as well as traditional Asian street foods.
August 19, 2018

Uncle Dudley Made Radio History

A regional radio favorite, "Uncle Dudley Hackworth had a part in helping Elvis Presley get started.
August 18, 2018

Badman from Bonham Became an Old West Icon

The legendary badman John Wesley Hardin is the subject of many folk tales and ballads about Texas.
August 11, 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