Space Shuttle Columbia Debris Surfaces At Lake Nacogdoches

Nacogdoches- Most East Texans remember the morning of February 1, 2003. That morning began with a fierce explosion that shook the Pineywoods as Space Shutte Columbia broke apart while reentering earth’s atmosphere. Thursday the last American Space Shuttle mission will end, bringing an end to a three-decade era of space … Read More

Have Fun In NAC This Weekend!

Have Fun In NAC This Weekend- If you are in Deep East Texas and looking for some weekend fun make your way to Nacogdoches this weekend! This weekend Nacogdoches will be full of fun for everyone.… Read More

Giant East Texas Aquatic Plant Gives Cancer Patients Hope

Giant East Texas Aquatic Plant Gives Cancer Patients Hope- The Pineywoods of East Texas may hold the secret to effectively inhibiting the growth of human cancer cells, with minimal risk of damaging healthy cells. Recent research findings conducted at Stephen F. Austin State University’s (SFA) National Center for Pharmaceutical Crops … Read More

The ETX Bucket List

The ETX Bucket List- As a Texan there are certain things you should see in the state before leaving this world. East Texas is deeply rooted in the beginning of the Lone Star State and filled to the brim with history and unexplainable beauty. There are 11 places in the … Read More

Nacogdoches Lake

Nacogdoches Lake is located approximately 10 miles west of Nacogdoches, in Nacogdoches County, of FM 225. The lake is 2,212 surface acres, with an average maximum depth of 40 feet. Primary aquatic vegetation in the lake consists of hydrilla and American lotus. Habitat in Nacogdoches Lake consists of aquatic vegetation … Read More