What's with all the pickles? These little fat free and low-cal wonders are becoming a thing, and East Texas is on board with the trend. But a popsicle? There are several spots to get a dill pickle popsicle right now, and even more stores will add it this summer.
To perform better in school, maybe kids need less time in the classroom. Some Texas schools are gaining attention for tripling the recess time for students, and we're waiting to see if this growing trend catches on in East Texas.
Finally some good news in Canton. As the tornado relief efforts continue, Canton looks forward to a little fun and stress relief this summer at Splash Kingdom Waterpark. We've got the opening date for Canton's Splash Kingdom Paradise Island, and the opening dates for many more …
If you have a really fun weekend planned, that might mean you're headed to Louisiana. One site says Texas is just a mediocre place for fun, but Louisiana is a Top 5 spot for amusement. Really? Ok, why?!
Hershey's has picked a few states to highlight with its new PayDay candy bars, and Texas is one of them. Can you mix caramel and barbecue flavor and be happy about it? This may be the best thing ever, or the worst.
One East Texas town has enough crime to put it right up there with Miami and St. Louis, in the top 100 crime cities nationwide. In fact, Lufkin is sitting right in the middle of a large radius of crime-filled cities.
Texas is full of road trip landmarks that become a thing, like the Czech Stop kolache store on I-35 in West, and Buc-ee's. We end up planning the road trip around the best places to stop for snacks. Add this one to the list! It's a vending machine that shoots out entire pecan pi…