Jefferson’s Third Annual Civil War Symposium
THE RED RIVER CAMPAIGN OF 1864
Jefferson, Texas- Since Jefferson played a key role in the Trans-Mississippi Department’s military/industrial complex, Jefferson Is a natural location for hosting Civil War Symposiums during the current Civil War Sesquicentennial. The symposium will take place on Saturday, August 9, from 8a.m.-5p.m., at the Jeffersonian Institute, 120 E. Austin, in Jefferson, Texas.
Texas Freshwater Fisheries Center Gearing up for July 4 Fireworks
ATHENS – Preparations are under way for the annual Fourth of July fireworks show at the Texas Freshwater Fisheries Center (TFFC). The show will last approximately one-half hour and is one of the biggest in East Texas.