Over the past few years the terms “culinary tourism,” “gastronomads,” and “farm to table” are heard often in the Upper East Side of Texas as people continue to embrace the need for fresh produce for better nutrition and tastier food.
Life is good for three-time Grammy nominee Pat Green, an icon of the third generation of Texas country-rockers who considers himself both hardworking and lucky, and who’s got a new album, Home, coming out sometime this summer featuring duets with Sheryl Crow and Lyle Lovett.
Justin Moore performs May 11 at the Toyota Texas Bass Classic at Lake Fork. For a second consecutive time, Moore debuted at #1 on the Billboard Country Albums Chart and #2 on the all-genre chart with Off the Beaten Path. The project has already produced Justin’s fourth #1, “Point At You,” and current Top 25-and-rising single “Lettin’ The Night Roll,” which has sold over 120,000 downloads.
Critically acclaimed country group, Little Big Town takes the Toyota Texas Bass Classic stage Saturday May 10. The band — consisting of members Karen Fairchild, Phillip Sweet, Kimberly Schlapman and Jimi Westbrook- — first entered the music scene over 13 years ago with hits such as “Boondocks,” “Bring It On Home,” “Good As Gone” and Grammy-nominated single “Little White Church.”
Sitting down to eat in historic downtown Jefferson is always a great way to step back and enjoy good fellowship with family or friends and watch the antiquing couples, nostalgia seekers and bikers as they stroll through shops and sidewalks.
Splash Kingdom Waterpark announces it is opening a new location in Greenville. A ground breaking ceremony for the new waterpark on Interstate 30 was held in February, and the park is expected to open in early June.
A recent visit to Texarkana made me wonder why I hadn’t made this staycation trip before and it certainly sealed the deal for a return trip soon. It was also the perfect mid-way spot to meet friends from Little Rock.
Make plans this fall to step back in time, to slow down the fast pace and simply enjoy the pure romantic magic of Jefferson, Texas. This lovely little town has kept its rich history and beautiful antebellum and turn-of-the-century homes, many of which are now bed and breakfast inns.
Paul Michael Company recently opened new doors to a two-story, 60,000 square foot building next to their existing store on Highway 19 near Interstate 20 in Canton. The facility is filled with antiques, furniture, and hand-made recycled home decor.
It is the birthright of every child to be loved, protected and nurtured. It is also a child’s right to grow up healthy and with their boundaries intact.It is the birthright of every child to be loved, protected and nurtured. It is also a child’s right to grow up healthy and with their boundaries intact.
When my grandmother reached her sixties, she stopped buying nice shoes. By nice, I mean (and she would have meant) something at a department store. Instead, she bought her shoes at Pay-less and discount stores.
Choosing the right lakefront property involves many factors. Family-run BG Development Group searched every possibility near Dallas to find exactly the right situation for families in need of a peaceful lakefront retreat.
One would be hard-pressed to find a more unlikely setting for a top-level golf course than off a pasture-laden, one-lane country road in Yantis, Texas. Yet its quaint, if inauspicious, surroundings are a distinct part of the charm that makes The Links at Land’s End easily one of the most unique golf courses in the Upper East Side of Texas.
Just about the only thing Brooks Gremmels has failed at, it seems, is retirement. The Tyler native, now 64 years old but looking 20 years younger, ran a successful natural gas development and production company, raced motorcycles, and created and partnered in several other companies. He retired nearly five years ago, but couldn’t sit still.