Regional News

Texas Asthma Camp set for June 18-23 at Camp Tyler
Summer camp is a time for children to have fun and make new friendships. But for children who have asthma, attending a traditional summer camp can be difficult because of...
Kid’s Crusade
Christ Community Church, (in Palestine), (903)729-3178, is having a Kid’s Crusade, (for ages 4 and older), June 23 – June 25. The Church is located at 5625 N. Loop 256,...
Benefit for Van Zandt County Tornado Relief
To help raise funds or victims of the tornados that ripped through Van Zandt County April 29 a benefit concert is taking place from 12:30 p.m. to midnight Sunday, May 28 at...
Meals On Wheels Dogwood Travelers Sponsors Trips
Meals on Wheels, Dogwood Travelers is sponsoring a trip to Cincinnati, Ohio from June 25 to July 1. Cost of the trip includes transportation; lodging; six breakfasts and...
Driver Safety Class
There will be an AARP Driver Safety Class at Red Cross in Tyler at 320 E Rieck on Friday, May 19 at 12:30 to 4:30 p.m. The cost is $15 for AARP members and $20 for...
Drivers Needed
Sarah Welch, the director of the Meals on Wheels program, is looking for volunteer drivers. “We need drivers, it doesn’t matter if they want to drive once or twice a month...
NSDAR announces Spring Luncheon
The Major Thaddeus Beall Chapter of the National Society Daughters of the American Revolution will meet for their spring luncheon at 11 a.m., Saturday, May 20, at the Hong...
2017 United Way Outreach Food Packaging Event
The public is invited to join from 10 a.m. - 12:30 p.m. on Saturday, June 3 at the Palestine Junior High School 1600 S. Loop 256 for the event. This is just a reminder to...
Land, Water & Wealth Legal Symposium for East TX Agriculture
Texas A&M AgriLife Extension presents Land, Water & Wealth: Legal Symposium for East Texas Agriculture on Friday, May 19. To be held at the Angelina County Extension...
Kid’s Crusade
Christ Community Church, (in Palestine), (903)729-3178, is having a Kid’s Crusade, (for ages 4 and older), June 23 – June 25. The Church is located at 5625 N. Loop 256,...
The Sabine River Bend Band Friday Night Bluegrass Concert Kicks Off Blueberry Festival
The Texas Blueberry Festival kicks off with the Blueberry Bluegrass Concert in the Park, from 6 to 10 p.m., Friday, June 9 at Festival Plaza in...


University of Texas at Tyler holds Spring 2017 Commencement
One thousand one hundred and thirty six degree candidates were recognized in the R. Don Cowan Fine and Performing Arts Center. Dawn Franks, The University of Texas at...
Benefit for Van Zandt County Tornado Relief
To help raise funds or victims of the tornados that ripped through Van Zandt County April 29 a benefit concert is taking place from 12:30 p.m. to midnight Sunday, May 28 at...
Texas Forestry Association Seeks Nominations
Texas Forestry Association is seeking nominations for the 2017 Excellence in Wood Design Awards. First presented in 1967, the Excellence in Wood Design Award has become a...
SFA’s Summer Art Academy
Registration is underway for the annual Summer Art Academy offered by the Stephen F. Austin State University School of Art for the two-week camp that will meet June 5...