East Texans Hold Their Breath Through Salmon

East Texans Hold Their Breath Through Salmon- Salmon, Texas lies on the Missouri Pacific Line, along U.S. Highway 287 and State Highway 19. Before the area came to be known as Salmon, the area was commonly referred to as Byron Switch. In 1902, a post office was opened in the … Read More

Take A Train Ride In The Pineywoods

Take A Train Ride In The Pineywoods

 Palestine/Rusk/Jefferson- I hear the train a-comin’ in East Texas! The Texas State Railroad was established in 1881, and is deeply rooted in East Texas’ history, and continues to provide locals and tourist with entertainment.… Read More

Plan A Staycation In The Pines

Plan A Staycation In The Pines- The price of gas has put a kink in many East Texans’ travel plans this summer. Days of $1.56 gas are gone, perhaps forever. If the price of gas has you thinking you can’t afford a little family fun this summer, think again. East … Read More