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A special luncheon and program to honor Korean War veterans will take place July 27 to honor National Korean War Veterans Armistice Day.

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Unknown witnesses to a one-vehicle car crash Thursday put themselves in danger to help Palestine Police Cpl. Cornelius Smith pull the driver from a burning car.

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The Congo Truck Club's 16th annual Truck, Car & Bike Show, in the Ben E. Keith parking lot July 14, drew more cars and more people.

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The 2018 Clewis Family Reunion will kick off with a gathering Friday at 7 p.m. at the Alderbranch/Union Hope Community Center in Elkhart.

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Recently elected Palestine City Council members Larissa Loveless of District 1 and Dana Goolsby of District 5 took office with plans to serve the diverse needs of their constituents.

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Facebook issued an unusual challenge last month to law enforcement groups nationwide: Post your department's best lip sync video online.

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Last September, residents of Bradford – population: 1,200 – watched woefully as a local landmark, the Bradford Cafe, burned to the ground.

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When the Stypick family of Tennessee Colony left for the UFO festival in New Mexico last weekend, they went as skeptics. They returned with a new point-of-view, however, and many memories.

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The City of Palestine is issuing a boil water notice for residents on North Rainey Street between West Kolstad and West Louisiana streets. The following is the legal notice.

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Texas is famous for hard work and hot summers – a potentially lethal combination.

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Dallas County Commissioner John Wiley Price will deliver the keynote address for the Green Bay School Alumni's 48th annual homecoming reunion. The event will take place Saturday, July 7, at the Green Bay Community Center, 10443 S. Highway 79.

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Private First Class Justin Willis, of H-Company, 19th Regiment of the Texas State Guard, received the Texas State Guard Meritorious Service Ribbon from Brigadier General Robert Hastings, the Commander of the Texas State Guard Army component, on Saturday. Willis was awarded for his life-savin…

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(Left to Right) 1st Sgt. Joe Denson; Anderson County Emergency Management Coordinator Christine Crockett; Sgt. Major Admir Pasalic; Brigadier General Robert Hastings; Palestine Mayor Stever Presley; Col. William White; and American Red Cross Mission Leader Carolyn Miles cut the ribbon, openi…

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A special supplement to the Palestine Herald-Press focusing on Farm and Ranch Living in East Texas.

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Mayor Steve Presley in March proposed supplying new books to Palestine children, from kindergarten through third-grade.

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Shortly before 2:30 p.m. Thursday, a portion of Old Elkhart Road, near the entrances to Walmart and Brookshire’s Grocery Store, was closed due to a downed overhead communication line. Firefighters estimate the road should be open by this evening.

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PALESTINE, Texas (June 28, 2018) – The Boil Water Notice for Fay Way Drive, including Whispering Pines Apartments and Timbercrest Apartments, and on Southview Drive between Crockett and Old Elkhart roads has been rescinded. The following is the legal language.

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Chelsey Akin's Yorkie, named “Mufasa,” went missing on Long Lake Road in Tucker Saturday evening.

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Members of the Bolton Family in Tennessee Colony are missing their pet tortoise. They believe a truck may have taken him from their property Tuesday night on Highway 287, near the 645 cutoff.

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PALESTINE, Texas (June 27, 2018) – The City of Palestine is issuing a boil water notice for residents on Fay Way Drive, including Whispering Pines Apartments and Timbercrest Apartments, and on Southview Drive between Crockett and Old Elkhart roads. The following is the legal notice.

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Palestine residents wanting to shed a few pounds, or simply have fun and get fit, can do it free – and do it “gladiator-style.”

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The Friends of the Palestine Public Library’s next book sale is July 6 from 4 p.m. to 7 p.m. and July 7 from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. inside the Palestine Mall, 2000 S. Loop 256.

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The Palestine Senior Activity Center will host its next dance from 7 to 9:30 p.m. on June 28, featuring Joe Dale and the Caddo Creek Band.

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PALESTINE, Texas (June 25, 2018) – The Boil Water Notice for West Kolstad Street from Fort Street to Cottage Avenue has been rescinded. The following is the legal language.

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The Action Fund will sponsor an informational meeting on the 2018 grant applications for local nonprofits. The meeting will take place from 3:30 p.m. to 5 p.m. Thursday at the Ben E. Keith Community Room.

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PALESTINE, Texas (June 20, 2018) – The City of Palestine is issuing a boil water notice for residents on West Kolstad Street from Fort Street to Cottage Avenue. The following is the legal notice.

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Some municipalities are so low on road funds they're relying on pizza restaurants to make repairs. Palestine, however, is spending a lot of time and money to make its drives smoother.

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