Boat Ramp At Lake Tyler To Close For Dam Fireworks Show
In preparation for the Dam Fireworks show Saturday at Lake Tyler, the boat ramp at Lake Tyler Concession Park will be closed.
Dam Fireworks Show at Lake Tyler
This time last year we were feeling the heat here in East Texas with 100-plus degree days. Add to that about 95 percent of the state of Texas was under a burn ban and that put a damper on Fourth of July celebrations. What a difference a year makes! It’s a bit wetter although ju…
The Secret Sound Is Paying Out The Cash [AUDIO]
The 96X Super 1 Foods Secret Sound Contest continues to pay out! East Texans are winning cash and gas from Super 1 Foods!
City of Jacksonville’s Tomato Fest is Saturday
It’s that time once again to celebrate the fruit that many consider and use as a vegetable — the tomato! The 28th annual Tomato Fest is happening Saturday in downtown Jacksonville.
East Texas Honors Those Who Gave Their Lives
Driving through Chandler yesterday, I saw an awesome display honoring those military service men and women who have given their life to protect our freedoms that we enjoy today. The simple field of flags was an amazing site. Watching them fly in the wind as I sat at the signal light at H…
Confederate Flag Prom Dress — Should This Girl Be Able to Wear It? [POLL/VIDEO]
It’s prom season here in East Texas, and high school juniors and seniors have been busy planning the evening. And more importantly for the girls, they’re searching for the perfect dress. Everything has to be perfect for the young lady attending the prom right down to her accessories. Yesterday, we p…
‘True Grit’ is This Week’s Movie at Bergfeld Park
The Tyler Parks and Recreation Department continues its “Free Movie In The Park” series this weekend with a showing of a classic, “True Grit“, starring John Wayne will be shown on the big screen at Bergfeld Park this weekend for free!
What East Texas Post Offices Are Open Late For Tax Day?
Whether you’re due a refund or you gotta pay Uncle Sam, your federal taxes will need to be postmarked by midnight Tuesday, April 17. From past experiences, I’ve learned that if people are expecting a refund they’ll get their taxes done just as soon as that W-2 arrives in the mail, but those thinkin…
Taste of Longview is Tonight
If you’re looking to sample a variety of tastes from Longview area restaurants, I have the perfect event for you to attend then – the Taste Of Longview. Dozens of restaurants will converge upon the Maude Cobb Convention Center tonight for the annual event beginning at 7p.
America & Milk’s Favorite Dunkable Turns 100
When it comes to eating an Oreo, I can’t eat just one because I have to separate at least 3 or 4 of them to make a super Oreo! I’ll scrape the creme filling off and pile it all on top of one and save it to eat last! Whether you eat your Oreo like I do or eat just the filling or the cookie part I’m…
6 Memorable Grammy Performances [VIDEO]
The Grammy Awards are no longer about seeing who wins in what category, but about the performances. There has been some memorable Grammy performances over the last few years and some that have been just off the wall and lea...
Madonna’s Guitarist Is From Longview [AUDIO]
Madonna is set to play in front of a world audience today, as she is the halftime entertainment during Super Bowl XLVI in Indianapolis. Her lead guitarist, Monte Pittman, is a Longview native and will be front and center with her during the performance. His long time friend, Jamey Guida, called the …