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Frost Fest to include snow tubing slide, ice skating
Organizers are currently working on bringing the 2nd Annual Frost Fest to life in Palestine — celebrating the holiday season in a unique way, by bringing all things snow and ice to the Piney Woods of East Texas.
- Historic bakery reopens
Occupant escapes house fire in town
A fire destroyed a wood-frame home in Palestine just a few blocks away from the Anderson County Courthouse Wednesday afternoon.
"Godspell’ coming to Crockett on Nov. 29
CROCKETT — Will you have family in town for Thanksgiving? Looking for something special to do Thanksgiving weekend?
The Piney Woods Fine Arts Association will host the nationally touring show and Tony award-winning musical “Godspell,” at 7:30 p.m. Friday, Nov. 29 at the Crockett Civic Center — one of only three stops in Texas.
Split sewer line blamed for foul odor
Anyone driving along Loop 256 E. lately might have picked up a whiff of something not too pleasant in the cool November air.
Fire safety crucial during holiday season
Along with sharing egg nog and celebrating the hue of a reindeer's nose, fire safety is one of the most important traditions for residents to uphold this holiday season, according to Palestine Fire Chief Alan Wilcher.
- Braly Builder's Supply open for business
Palestine's Ahnise Summers receives Spark Award for philanthropic efforts
Palestine community leader Ahnise Summers was the recipient of one of three awards given to East Texans recognized for their philanthropic contributions to the region during a National Philanthropy Day® celebration luncheon in Tyler Tuesday.
- Taking a spill
Fire destroys home in county
A late night fire destroyed a double-wide mobile home Tuesday on Texas 294, leaving a family of six without a home.
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