Caddo Mounds State Historic Site: An East Texas Ancient Civilization

Caddo Mounds State Historic Site: An East Texas Ancient Civilization- More than 1,200 years ago, a group of Caddo Indians known as the Hasinai built a village and ceremonial center just east of Weches. Today, three earthen mounds still rise from the Neches River valley which was the southwestern-most ceremonial … Read More

Historic Scenic Drive Through The Pineywoods

Historic Scenic Drive Through The Pineywoods

By Dana Goolsby

ETX- Take a trip through the Pineywoods on one of the best scenic routes in East Texas. Roll your windows down and turn your radio up, or hop on you motorcycle and let the wind blow through your hair as you … Read More

Lake Jacksonville

Lake Jacksonville is located three miles southwest of Jacksonville in Cherokee County, off US 79. The lake is 1,320 surface acres, with an average maximum depth of 62 feet. Aquatic vegetation in the lake is sparse. Although hydrilla was a problem in the past, the City of Jacksonville has enacted … Read More