The Upper East Side of Texas will be abuzz with activity on April 8, 2024, as thousands of visitors flock to cities in North America for a total solar eclipse. The event known as the Great North American Eclipse is set to sweep from the Pacific Ocean northeast through southern Mexico and con…

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East Texas Council of Governments (ETCOG) is providing access to new data tools to promote business relocation and expansion. Economic Development Corporation leaders can now use Geographic Information System (GIS) software available from GIS Planning to instantly guide intelligent business …

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Adrienne Stine's peaceful and dreamlike art invites viewers to enter other worlds through surreal forms and landscapes. She paints in oils and on large scale canvases, creating ethereal realms that beckon spectators to escape.

Applications are now open for an innovative grant opportunity known as the Young Masters Program. Texas Commission on the Arts and the the Texas Cultural Trust are investing in the future of the arts and the state's creative economy by funding youth educational programs. 

The Center for the Advancement and Study of Early Texas Art in San Angelo features the works and influence of Palestine artist Ancel Nunn in a recent video. The Great Texas Curatorial Wanderer video series is creating awareness of early Texas art and promoting its preservation and appreciation.

University of Texas at Tyler's The Fine Arts Complex is displaying a collection of vibrant art by three  graduates, Mario Munguia Jr., Veronica Vinaja and Erick Rodriguez. Showing during Hispanic Heritage Month, the works feature influences of Latin American culture.

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Roughly 60 artists are displaying their works for the 49th annual Edom Art Festival the weekend of October 9-10. Artists set up tents in the meadow behind the art studios of downtown Edom. Since 1972 the event has grown to one of the region’s largest juried art festivals and is known for the…

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The American West Exhibit on display at Longview Museum of Fine Arts from July 17 to September 25 includes more than 50 paintings and sculptures by contemporary western artists. The stunning display includes a range of styles belonging to two collectors from the Dallas Fort Worth Metroplex.

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Spooky movies, fall foliage and high school football define the typical October in the Piney Woods. This year the month shares the spotlight with a few creative minds in Nacogdoches who are competing for a little fame in the world of filmmaking.

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Along the shores of Lake Cypress Springs near Winnsboro, Texas, 19-year-old singer-songwriter Alex McArtor spent much of 2020 enjoying relaxing walks by the water, campfires, and the good feelings that come with escaping to life in the country.

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Just south of Cedar Creek Lake’s marinas, lakeside villas, and aquatic wildlife lies an upscale winery oasis known as Triple N Ranch & Winery. The 12-acre winery is home to a herd of longhorn cattle, a vineyard, and Triple N wines. It’s also part of a destination experience that offers a…

The 2021 Sulphur Springs Corvette Club’s annual show — dubbed “Corvette Show and Shine” — occurs 8 a.m. to 3 p.m., September 25, at Celebration Plaza. Roughly 200 ‘Vettes are expected to line up along Main Street and pop their hoods for spectators in front of the Hopkins County Courthouse.

One of the authors of this long-awaited book, Marianne Odom, was one of my college journalism instructors. I can tell you from first-hand knowledge how thorough she is and you can bet she and Gaylon Finklea Hecker left no stone unturned as they researched information for Growing Up in the Lo…

Former County Line Magazine contributor Judy Gottesman died early this year after a five-year battle with Alzheimer’s. Her husband Jeff began the grieving process. Past the funeral and weeks of condolences from friends and family, his time grew quiet and he began thinking of ways to memorial…

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With more than 45 artists and 11 wineries the Winnsboro Art & Wine Festival takes place in the heart of the town’s Cultural Arts District November 12-13. Art mediums include jewelry, woodwork, pottery, paintings, metal art, and more. One of the artists is Joel Wright whose watercolor is …