Mount Vernon Is Where the Heart Is

One woman’s journey to save the third oldest African Methodist Episcopal Church in Texas.
By Breezy Lake-Wolfe

Palestine, Texas- Mount Vernon African Methodist Episcopal Church, located in Palestine, Texas, was organized as a church and school by freedmen in the early 1870s. The 142 year old church stands in the … Read More

Rehabilitation Efforts Begin On 1892 Bishop’s Palace

Rehabilitation Efforts Begin On 1892 Bishop’s Palace

Bishop's Palace 2014Galveston Island, Texas- Galveston Historical Foundation begins restoration on the Walter and Josephine Gresham House also known as Bishop’s Palace this month. For a house in its 123rd year of life, ongoing maintenance and restoration work are crucial to its preservation. When it’s … Read More

In The Jailhouse Now at Sadler’s Kitchen

In The Jailhouse Now at Sadler’s Kitchen

By Dana Goolsby

Sadlers

JACKSONVILLE, TX- Since 1943 the Sadler name as been synonymous with great food in Jacksonville. Times have changed, as well as the location, but the great food has stayed the same at Sadler’s Kitchen! Today Sadler’s is located in the … Read More