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Get Ready for the Great American Eclipse of the Sun

The eclipse of the sun occurring August 21 this year is dubbed the “Great American Solar Eclipse” because of how the path of totality crosses directly over the continental United States. It is only visible from the United States and parts of Canada and Mexico.
June 28, 2017

Explore the Treasures Along El Camino Real

Early Spanish explorers, traveling from Mexico City, embarked upon the untamed wilderness that was Texas 300 years ago. They followed a series of trails first trodden by Native Americans like the Caddo tribe.
June 28, 2017

Potters Brown Still Playing in the Mud After 46 Years

Potter Doug Brown started the Edom arts community when he moved to East Texas in 1971. The very next year he and other artists started the Edom Art Festival which marks 45 years with this year’s event October 14 and 15.
June 28, 2017

Growth on Tap for Brewing Company

Founding brewmasters and brothers Brian and Matt Gilstrap, along with co-owner Annie Gilstrap, opened East Texas Brewing Company in the downtown area of Tyler earlier this year in response to the area’s demand for more craft beer.
June 28, 2017

Ben Wheeler Junebug Fest Welcomes Summer

Organizers at The Forge Bar & Grill in Ben Wheeler are gearing up for the 5th Annual Junebug Summer Fair, set for June 17-18
April 24, 2017

Help for Honeybees

“Texas Honey Queen” Marilyn Arnaud will award prizes to winners of a hive-painting contest June 17 at the Winnsboro Farmers Market.
April 24, 2017

NASA Launch Site Offers Tours

The Columbia Scientific Balloon Facility in Palestine is one of only a handful of NASA launch sites in the world.
April 24, 2017

Downtown Greenville Mural

One of the downtown Greenville murals, this bold and modern wall has a painted background, directional signage, a life-size cut out of Gussie Nell Davis.
April 24, 2017

Authentic Recipe Book Shares East Texas Favorites

In Jessica Dupuy’s book, United Tastes of Texas: Authentic Recipes from All Corners of the Lone Star State, she shares her East Texas recipe for apple pie.
April 24, 2017

Kiepersol Named Top Texas Winery

Recently named the “Top Texas Winery” in one of the award in one of the largest wine competitions in the world, East Texas' Kiepersol will serve its winning wines at the Houston Livestock Show and Rodeo in March.
February 20, 2017

A Side of Farm-to-Table Freshness

Piada Italian Street Food introduces Tyler residents to its hearty salads and flavorful signature wraps.
February 20, 2017

Kevin Galloway Returns to East Texas Roots for Charity Jam Weekend

Uncle Lucius and East Texan Kevin Galloway returns to the Upper East Side of Texas April 7-8 for the fourth annual Family ReULion Charity Jam.
February 20, 2017