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Young Blues Guitar Players Sought

The 2018 Big Pines Blues Festival Junior Showcase for young blues guitar players is scheduled for 4 p.m. Saturday, May 26 on Longview’s Heritage Plaza.
April 22, 2018

Auditions Open for John Ritter Tribute Showcase

The Texas Country Music Hall of Fame is holding the John Ritter Tribute Showcase auditions June 23.
April 22, 2018

The Parks of Sulphur Springs Offer Variety of Adventures

The Sulphur Springs downtown plaza or “Town Square Park” is without a doubt a fun place to be these days with something going on most of the time day and night. It has a park-like atmosphere with benches for sitting and visiting, a splash pad water feature, ornamental landscaping, game tables, a beautiful view of the historical courthouse, and the ever-popular see-through bathrooms, the first of their kind in the United States where the occupant inside can see out, but the people outside cannot see in.
April 22, 2018

Celtic Women Perform in Tyler

They’ve sold more than 10 million albums and more than three million tickets.
April 22, 2018

The Farmacy Opens in Edom

New in downtown Edom is The Farmacy featuring farm fresh, local produce.
April 22, 2018

Local Wineries Receive Medals in International Competitions

Kiepersol Vineyards & Winery in Bullard, Los Pinos Ranch Vineyards in Pittsburg, and Sloan & Williams Winery in Grapevine represented the Upper East Side of Texas well with 21 gold, silver, and bronze medals plus several Texas and regional class awards.
February 22, 2018

Palestine Art Tracks Sculptures

“Unfurling” by Art Fairchild is one of 20 pieces selected for this year’s Palestine Art Tracks, a downtown outdoor sculpture exhibit that runs through November.
February 22, 2018

Spring Flower Trails Offer Blooming Good Time

Spring in the Upper East Side of Texas means blooms, blooms, and more blooms. From festivals to gardens to natural wildflowers along roadways, this part of the world offers a breathtaking backdrop to rival any in the world. Take a look at this list and set aside some time to stop and smell the roses and enjoy all these brightly colored beauties as this side of nature puts on its annual show.
February 22, 2018

Nudie Suits Sewed Up Country Music’s Glitzy Years

Nudie suits were popular with country music stars and about 20 of them are showcased at the Texas Country Music Hall of Fame in Carthage. Starting left and going clockwise are the suits of Jimmy Dean, Ernest Tubb, Ray Price, and Buck Owens. Courtesy photos.
February 22, 2018

Enjoy a Fun Day in the Rose Capital of America

Tyler has a long list of family-friendly things to do that are appropriate for groups with an age span from toddling to doddering. Visitors spending a day or longer in the “Rose Capital of America” have no shortage of activities to add to their agenda. Here are a few of the must-see places.
February 22, 2018

Joyner-Kersey Set to Speak at Stars Over Longview

Longview Regional Medical Center holds the 18th Annual Stars Over Longview Awards Ceremony and Luncheon with keynote speaker Jackie Joyner-Kersey
December 29, 2017

Around the World in Two Days

County Line took to the road for a world-wind trip throughout the region to cities with famous European names. What unfolds is a beautiful drive with some fun attractions, interesting history, great shopping, and delicious food and drink options along the way.
December 29, 2017