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Santa Claus visits with Cartmell Home for Aged residents
Residents at Cartmell Home for Aged got a special surprise Wednesday when the man from the North Pole paid them a visit.
Elkhart Head Start students celebrate Christmas; visit with Santa
Children's eyes grew large as a jolly man in a red suit burst through the doors of the meeting room at the Palestine Hampton Inn and Suites Wednesday.
- Peterson's All Day Foundation toy distribution held
Tyler man hurt in ultralight crash at Palestine airport
A man sustained non life-threatening injuries Tuesday after his ultralight aircraft crashed on the runway at Palestine Municipal Airport.
- Pilot injured in glider crash at Palestine Airport
- The Magic of Christmas
TxDOT gives updates on local road progress
The Texas Department of Transportation is alive and well in Anderson County, according to TxDOT representatives who spoke during a Palestine Area Chamber of Commerce luncheon Monday at the Palestine Civic Center.
Woman continues family tradition with gingerbread houses
During the holidays, Palestine resident Kristi Starr's kitchen table is filled with edible housing decorations that make her home look like Candyland.
Carrying down a tradition her mother started years ago, Starr enjoys making graham cracker gingerbread houses and scenes during the Christmas season and giving them away.
Veterans Angel Tree located in Palestine Mall
Our veterans are the reason that we enjoy the freedoms that we have today. However, some veterans in our own community will celebrate Christmas without even so much as one gift.
Disaster 101: Area emergency responders take part in mock disaster drill
Local law enforcement and emergency agencies conducted a mock disaster drill Thursday with Palestine Regional Medical Center to test response procedures and overall preparedness in the event of a disaster.
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