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Hitch up yer wagon: 1836 Chuck Wagon Races slated for March 1-9
Last year, more than 1,000 horses and mules crossed the cattle guard at the gates of the Diamond B Ranch in Neches to participate in a Texas-sized celebration of western culture — incidentally while breaking the record for the largest equine gathering in the state.
Palestine HS robotics team advances in competition
The Palestine High School robotics teams competed in the Northeast Texas VEX Regional Qualifier Tournament on Saturday in Carthage, with both teams advancing into the semi-finals.
One hurt in two-vehicle crash on FM 315
A Palestine woman was injured in a two-vehicle wreck Wednesday on FM 315.
Citizens on Patrol program graduates 2nd class
The city gained a new “class” of citizens Tuesday after the Palestine Police Department awarded certificates to 16 graduates of the second annual Citizens on Patrol (COP) program – a free volunteer-based class that offers community members a chance to serve as additional eyes and ears for law enforcement.
- Driver crashes into local business
- A swingin' day off
St. Philip’s Episcopal Church Women plan the 53rd Anniversary Fiesta
It's been a tradition for more than 50 years.
St. Philip's Episcopal Church Women are making final preparations for their 53rd annual Chili Fiesta, which will be held this Tuesday.
Making Strides: Cartmell Home for Aged breaks ground on Windermere project
Cartmell Home has just broken ground on Phase 2 of an established Master Plan for the Cartmell Continuing Care Retirement Community located on its campus in Palestine.
Palestine police renew probe of 2009 murder case
The Palestine Police Department is asking for the public's help resolve the 2009 murder of a Palestine man.
Ballroom with a Twist to feature stars from TV shows
CROCKETT — Do you like “Dancing With The Stars”, “American Idol” and “So You Think You Can Dance?”
The Piney Woods Fine Arts Association is bringing the stars and finalists of these hit TV shows to Crockett for a special one-night event, “Ballroom with a Twist” at 7:30 p.m. Friday, Feb. 21 at Crockett Civic Center.
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