December 2018

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Getaways Are a Given, Thanks to the Boat and RV Show

There's something for the entire family at the annual East Texas Boat and RV Show, January 18 through 20 at Longview’s Maude Cobb Convention Center.


Award-winning Jellystone Park Sets the Pace with a 5K Race too

On Tuesday, January 1, the 5K Fun Run is open to the public as well as park guests.


Vanishing Texana Museum Displays Unique History

The Vanishing Texana Museum in Jacksonville contains a display of artifacts representing the history of Texas and Cherokee County. Included in the display are Native American relics, farm equipment, photographs, guns, dolls, typewriters, and many other items of interest.


Visit Mineola — a Small Town with a Big Heart

Almost 200 years ago, long before Uber, people’s main mode of transportation from town to town was horses. Then came the “Iron Horse,” a steam locomotive that quickly made travel more convenient and helped build small communities like Mineola, Texas. To celebrate its heritage, Mineola hosts its very own Iron Horse celebration each fall.


Here’s a Snow Globe Big Enough for the Entire Family

Unforgettable images seen during a planetarium show cause heads to drop back and the expressions from all to be something akin to “whaaaa!”