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Townes Van Zandt Influence Continues Today

The late Townes Van Zandt is often referred to as the most influential Texas songwriter of the 20th century.
February 22, 2019

Captured Art

Photographers capture the beauty of the Upper East Side of Texas.
February 22, 2019

Blake Neely Composes Score For Ask Dr. Ruth

Adding to his long list of credits for composing original music for film like You, The Flash, Super Girl, and Riverdale, Paris native Blake Neely is the composer for the new documentary Ask Dr. Ruth.
February 22, 2019

New Event Celebrates Art on Van Gogh’s Birthday

The first annual Van Go Art Fair is set for 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. Saturday, March 30, in Van City Park in Van, Texas, on the 166th birthday of Vincent Van Gogh.
February 22, 2019

Folk Legend Eric Andersen Comes to the Bowery Stage in Winnsboro

Eric Andersen is one of the pioneers of the folk movement that began in the 1960s and ‘70s.
February 22, 2019

Cowan Center Presents The Chieftains, Finding Neverland, Dan Rather, and the New York Philharmonic String Quartet

UT Tyler’s Cowan Center has four remaining shows in its 2018-19 season closing out this spring.
February 22, 2019

The Secret History of Wonder Woman By Jill Lepore

“Feminism is not a prejudice...it is a principle.”
February 22, 2019

Awards Include Longview’s McConaughey and Maxwell

Longview natives Matthew McConaughey and Brandon Maxwell are among the honorees of this year’s Texas Medal of the Arts Awards. The full list is announced January 10. The awards take place in Austin February 26-27.
December 25, 2018

Beckanne Sisk Returns to Longview for Show

Beckanne Sisk reunites with her childhood ballet coach Pat George Mitchell, returns to her hometown of Longview to perform The Sleeping Beauty, March 1-3, at LeTourneau University’s Belcher Center presented by Longview Ballet Theatre and Ballet West II.
December 25, 2018

Author Scheduled to Speak to Pulpwood Queens

Galveston-based historical fiction author Ann Weisgarber has several new entries to her “things I never thought I would do” file.
December 25, 2018

Searching for Peace Town

Wills Point native Jimmy LaFave (1955-2017) was not only an award-winning singer/songwriter, he was an accomplished photographer who chronicled his “fascination with America’s unique but disappearing landscape, roadside signs, buildings and the American history they express.”
December 25, 2018

Upper East Side of Texas Women Are Nominees for Grammy Awards

Nominees for Grammy Awards this year include four talented women from the Upper East Side of Texas
December 25, 2018