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New East Texas Emergency Care Heliport will serve Anderson County, surrounding communities
Emergency responders in Anderson County and the surrounding region soon will have access to new heliports that will support medical transport of critical-care patients to hospitals in Dallas and Tyler.
Hot Rod's Burger Shop celebrates six months: will start serving breakfast this Saturday
“Don't drive-thru — cruise-thru” reads the sign behind the counter at Hot Rod's Burger Shop in Palestine, the nostalgic 1950s-era diner and bakery on the corner of North Howard and West Main streets.
- First Baptist Church VBS
- Patriotic Lunch
Palestine man grows 82-pound watermelon
That's what local resident Alton “Junior” Doucette had on his hands last week, when he discovered the little watermelon seed he planted in March had matured into a full-grown fruit fit for a giant.
Fire destroys garage, home saved
Flames that consumed the garage of an Anderson County resident around noon Tuesday was brought to a halt just before it could overwhelm the house — thanks in part to a vigilant neighbor.
- Selling Melons
- Beating the Heat
Palestine TACE students spear imaginary bison
At a time when Native Americans walked the hills of Anderson County, sometimes the only meal available came dressed in brown fur, with a side of horns.
Above & beyond: Columbia Scientific Balloon Facility crew aids in recent launch
Palestine sends more than fireworks into the earth's atmosphere — and it happens more often than on Independence Day.
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