This New Year, Resolve to Go Outdoors

This New Year, Resolve to Go Outdoors

Texas State Parks Again Offer Guided Hikes on New Year’s Day for First Day Hikes Program

AUSTIN- For years, two of the most popular New Year’s resolutions have been to begin a fitness program, and spend more time in nature. Now, for the … Read More

Winter Solstice, December 21, 2012

Winter Solstice, December 21, 2012

Longest Night of the Year

The winter solstice will occur Friday, December 21, 2012. The winter solstice marks the shortest day and the longest night of the year, and is the first official day of winter. The sun appears at its lowest point in the … Read More

The Poisonous Poinsettia Myth

The Poisonous Poinsettia Myth

The poinsettia is a culturally and commercially important plant known for its red and green foliage and is widely used in Christmas floral displays. For nearly 100 years, the myth of the poisonous poinsettia has warned people not to taste the crimson red petals.… Read More

It’s a Wonderful Life at Liberty Hall

It’s a Wonderful Life at Liberty Hall

TYLER- This Thursday, December 20, you can catch the 1946 Christmas classic “It’s a Wonderful Life” at Liberty Hall in Tyler. Originally made for Liberty Films, is one of the most popular and heartwarming films ever made by director Frank Capra. Frank Capra … Read More

East Texas Drive Through Christmas Light Parks

East Texas Drive Through Christmas Light Parks

ETX- Over the holidays, family and friends pour into our homes and often we are left wondering what to do, or how to entertain them. This year load up the family and head to one of the beautiful Christmas Light Parks in the … Read More