1877 Tall Ship Elissa Seamanship Training Begins

Tall Ship Elissa Galveston Island, Texas– Galveston Historical Foundation’s Texas Seaport Museum is seeking hardy volunteers to learn the ropes on board the 1877 iron barque ELISSA and help maintain the National Historic Landmark tall ship. … Read More

Curious: Igniting Imagination Museum Coming to Palestine

Palestine, Texas- Palestine will soon be home to an innovative pop-up museum filled with exhibits that explore science, technology, engineering, the arts and math in a hands-on environment. Based on the world-famous Exploratorium in San Francisco, CA, it is the brain child of the ICEE Success Foundation and the STEAMRollers. … Read More

Texas State Forest Festival Recognized in Over 30 Categories

Texas State Forest FestLufkin Texas- After another successful Texas State Forest Festival, the Lufkin/Angelina County Chamber of Commerce brought home 31 different awards from the Texas Festivals and Events Association (TFEA). The Lufkin/Angelina County Chamber of Commerce won the Zenith award; which is presented to the best 2014 festival in the state in … Read More

Mary Poppins Is Coming to the Historic Texas Theatre

Palestine, Texas- In less than two weeks Palestine Community Theatre’s (PCT) Mary Poppins is set to fly over the rooftops of Palestine and land at the Historic Texas Theatre! Mary Poppins, sponsored by Ellen Weber D.D.S., is one of the most popular Disney movies of all time, and winner … Read More

3rd Annual Christmas In July

Christmas LightsPalestine, Texas- Get into the holiday spirit as Palestine celebrates the 3rd Annual Christmas in July event. It kicks-off on Monday, July 20. Visitors are invited to unwrap savings at local stores and enjoy special events, the entire week of July 20-26.… Read More