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Merle Haggard to open Piney Woods Fine Arts 24th season Sept. 1
The Piney Woods Fine Arts Association is gearing up for its 24th year of bringing the best in the performing arts to East Texas.
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Chamber hears vision behind YMCA soccer complex: economic impact highlighted
Members of the Palestine Area Chamber of Commerce learned details of the local YMCA's vision to construct a million-dollar soccer complex in the area during their quarterly luncheon Thursday in the Ben E. Keith Community Room.
Palestine police officer involved in crash; only minor injuries reported
A Palestine police vehicle was involved in a two-vehicle collision Thursday morning when an officer was en route to an emergency call.
- Smiles & Wonders
- Courthouse Cruisin'
- 'Fire & rescue' fun
Northern Exposure: Palestine chef travels to Alaska to cook for Russian fishermen
For the past couple of years, Sabor a Pasion Estate & Vineyard owner and chef Simon Webster has had the opportunity to cook for a handful of small international groups who stayed with him while in the area to fish for alligator gar with local fishing guide Bubba Bedre.
Through the grapevine: Sabor a Pasion to host 2nd annual charity grape stomp July 26
Have you ever watched a rerun of the hilarious “I Love Lucy” episode where Lucille Ball steps her feet around in grapes during a grape stomp event? (If you haven't, watch a clip on YouTube.)
Christmas in July: City's pre-holiday event kicks off today
It's beginning to look at lot like Christmas...in July.
For the second year, Christmas in July will be celebrated in Palestine with 12 days of food, holiday shopping and fun — starting today.
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