Texas Hobo Cook-Off

Rusk, Texas- The Cherokee 4-H Parent & Adult Leaders’ (PALS) Association has partnered with the Texas State Railroad in Rusk to sponsor the Texas Hobo Cook-Off & Gyspy Jamboree. The event will be held on the grounds of the Texas State Railroad Campground in Rusk on Saturday, July 3-4.… Read More

Another Milestone for the Texas State Railroad

Rusk, Texas- This week, the Texas State Railroad gained another new freight customer.

Viper Rail has contracted with the TSRR to store empty tanker cars. Some of the cars were used for hauling oil and others for hauling methanol. They are currently stored on the line adjacent to the TSRR’s … Read More

Texas State Railroad Continues to Roll!

Texas State Railroad Continues to Roll!

Rusk/Palestine- Al Harper, owner of AHR and the Texas State Railroad said, “I absolutely love the Texas State Railroad. I love the people, the parks, facilities, and its history. Based on my faith and loyalty to the railroad and expectation for assistance from the … Read More