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Region's Haunted Houses and More Await the Brave of Heart

East Texas is a perfect place to indulge in playful horrors of Halloween, what with its deep woods, historic homes, and ghost stories.

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Where Are Your Favorite Destinations? -- Vote Today!

Cities and towns with recognized "destinations" include Mount Vernon, Ben Wheeler, Palestine, Frankstone, Winnsboro, Lindale, New Boston, Mount Pleasant, Pittsburg, Nacogdoches and more.

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Early Flying Machine Predated Wright Brothers' Work

The unusual contraption called the Ezekiel Airship predated the Wright Brothers’ history-making flight a year later. A replica is on display in Pittsburg, Texas.

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Unassuming Marker Memorializes Massacre

The site of the Killough Massacre dates back to displacement related to the start of the Republic of Texas.

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Travel Down the Scarecrow Trail

On opening day -- Saturday, October 6 -- the activities include live entertainment, face-painting, food, pumpkins, mums, a Hobbit House and, of course, lots of scarecrows.

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War Letters Becomes Museum’s New Campaign

The Gregg County Historical Museum, Longview, exhibits war letters loaned to them by area residents in a special display up through September 29.

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Celebrate Oktoberfest in Crockett

Trying to describe Brave Combo’s music requires an extensive vocabulary – at least when it comes to musical styles. For the past three decades the quintet has perfected a world music mix that includes salsa, meringue, rock, cumbia, conjunto, polka, zydeco, classical, cha cha, the blues and more.

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Caddo Parish Welcomes Tour Participants

Annual event will spotlight historic homes, community businesses and unique sites along Highway 71 North and Highway 3049 in northern Caddo Parish, Louisiana.

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Pick Palestine for Your Next Adventure

Palestine’s Historic Main Street District is 44 blocks long, starting at its Visitor Information Center, housed in a restored railroad depot at 825 West Spring Street, and ending at the historic Anderson County Courthouse, an impressive neoclassical structure built in 1914.

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Nominees Announced for Texas Downtown Awards

Texas Downtown Association announced finalists today in their 2018 President's Award Program. Of the 36 nominees selected from 111 entries, 14 — 40 percent — are in the Upper East Side of Texas.

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New Attractions in Store for Fairgoers

While fairgoers can expect all the tried and true favorites, exciting new additions promise the likes of mind-bending magic, sea lion stunts, craft beer, and a cappella shows, just to name a few.

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Fifth Annual Asian Festival Comes to Shreveport

Free event will celebrate the Diwali Festival of Lights as well as traditional Asian street foods.

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