Historic Landmarks Commission Announces a New Historic Landmark

Historic Landmarks Commission Announces a New Historic Landmark

Palestine, Texas- The Palestine City Council has confirmed the house at 616 South Sycamore, a dignified Tudor-Revival house designed by one of Palestine’s most influential architects, as the City’s newest historic landmark.… Read More

Home Is Where the History Is

Home Is Where the History Is

By Dana Goolsby

Dyer House

PALESTINE- Not all historic homes have a plaque or marker on the tourist map, but rest assured every house as a history. And in Palestine, a city dappled with some of the oldest infrastructure in the state of Texas, there are … Read More

Hearth & Tinsel Historic Home Tour in Palestine

Hearth & Tinsel Historic Home Tour in Palestine

By Dana Goolsby

Hearth & Tinsel Tour Trolley 1 LOGOPALESTINE- During the first weekend of Christmas In Palestine I had the opportunity to take the Hearth & Tinsel Historic Home Tour. As a resident of Palestine’s historic district, there is not a day that passes in which I … Read More

Hearth & Tinsel Home Tour In Historic Palestine

Hearth & Tinsel Home Tour In Historic Palestine

Steamboat HousePALESTINE- Historic Palestine is home to some of the oldest architecture in the state, second only to Galveston. The historic home district boasts of beautiful Victorian and Colonial homes of a bygone era. The giant, wooden castles of Palestine will amaze you, … Read More

The Pour House

The Pour House

Historic Home Finds New Life

By Dana Goolsby

LUFKIN- The Pour House Grill and Garden is situated in a nearly-century-old home in the “old” downtown Lufkin area. Over the years, the house has served as everything from a frat house, antique shop, a chiropractor’s office, a daycare  Read More