Sweet Dreams Winery

Sweet Dreams Winery

By Dana Goolsby

Elmwood- Just off the beaten path of the Texas Forest Trail, along Anderson County Road 441, Sweet Dreams Winery rests in Elmwood. Long, long ago this area was known for moonshine making along the spring-fed creek but today award winning sweet spirits flow out … Read More

Cotton Was King In East Texas Until Timber Overthrew the Thrown

Cotton Was King In East Texas Until Timber Overthrew the Thrown 

Stephen F. Austin advertised the rich land lying along the Brazos and Colorado River as prime property to grow the cash crop cotton. In 1825, Leonard Groce introduced what is believed to be the first cotton gin in Austin’s … Read More

The Wizard of OZ Is Coming To The Texas Theatre

The Wizard of OZ Is Coming To The Texas Theatre- If you have never been to the Texas Theatre in Palestine you will soon have a chance. The Palestine Community Theatre will present The Wizard of OZ this July at the Texas Theatre in historic downtown Palestine. Whether you are … Read More

Hamburger Bar

Hamburger Bar, Palestine-

If you have a hankering for a good burger, then head down the Hamburger Bar in Palestine. The Hamburger Bar will take you back to a time when small town cafes were king.… Read More