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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.

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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.

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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!”

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Pre-Civil War Home Still Welcomes Visitors

On Saturday, December 8, the home offers a "Victorian Christmas Open House" from 4 to 8 p.m. The event features refreshments and live music. Admission is free.

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Tyler Flower Trail Switches to Lights for the Holidays

Visitors are invited to enjoy holiday lights and vote for their favorites as they tour the Azalea District. Visitors can ride through the trail at any time or ride an open-air shuttle the first three weekends in December.

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Texarkana -- Defying Boundaries from the Very Start

Visitors to Texarkana will quickly understand the unique layout of the town straddling two state lines.

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Ringing in the New Year in the Upper East Side of Texas

The world’s getting ready to ring in 2019 on December 31 and those looking for something special — but maybe not too rowdy — have some good choices in the Upper East Side of Texas. Some, like the delightful Four Winds Steakhouse in Wills Point as well as other locations, are already booked up for the evening since early October so mark your calendars for next year. Others may still have a spot just right for you.

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Lufkin Museum Wraps Holidays in Fun

Events include the Family Day, a Members' Gala and the ever-popular Festival of Trees -- this year with 162 entries.

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All Aboard the Polar Express!

Children of all ages will have a one-on-one experience with the cast of conductors, elves, waiters and chefs and, of course, the man in red … Santa Claus! The best part is that everyone gets to wear their pajamas out in public.

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Run in the Annual Gobble Wobble for a Good Cause

Participants in the annual Longview fundraiser always include first-timers as well as event regulars -- called Gobble Wobblers.

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Palestine Accommodates in Fine Style with Historic Redlands Hotel

When the Redlands Hotel opened for business in Palestine in 1915, it was hailed as one of the finest hotels around. The hotel is a destination all its own with beautiful suites for rent by the night or longer, an on-site fine dining restaurant and bar, elegant ambience throughout the building, and a front row seat to all the happenings in downtown Palestine.

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A Twinkle in the Skies Over Marshall This Time of Year

The historic downtown courthouse in Marshall creates a magical wonderland with thousands of lights and an adjoining ice skating rink.

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