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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.
July 4th fun reveals hidden health hazards
With everyone gearing up to grill some backyard burgers and watch the fireworks fly this July 4th, medical professionals are reminding citizens to be careful, as accidents and injuries tend to increase over the holiday.
ACSO deputy crashes into fence, cause of wreck unclear
An Anderson County Sheriff’s Office deputy was saved by a chain-link fence on Wednesday after driving out of control off East Spring Street through a field behind the First Presbyterian Church of Palestine.
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