These retirees are young. The average age of someone who retires from the military is 45, and it turns out Texas is one of the best places in America to put down new roots. If you see military retirees at Memorial Day events this weekend, think they'll agree that they're in a good place?
When the campsite is free, we can spend more on food, beverages, and gear. With Memorial Day Weekend coming up, now is the time to think about where you want to pitch that tent, so we've compiled a list of the best free campsites around East Texas.
I just don't get camping. I don't understand why anyone in their right mind would choose to sleep outside with bugs and critters, when there's a perfectly good bed and a hot shower at home.
Do you love it? Excellent! I'd love to learn from you about why it's so awesome, and offer up a few suggestions for places around Texas to help you fuel your love for camping this weekend.
It's more than just, "Are we there yet?" That usually starts in the driveway, and there a dozen other comments and questions that can take the steam out of our Memorial Day Weekend road trips just as quickly. Here are some of the best zingers from the back seat that stress out parents.
Because we were all just thinking it's WAY too much work to make an actual S'more, the cookie geniuses at Oreo are putting together something yummy to help us. Just in time for a Memorial Day Weekend barbecue! But if we wait too long to jump on this greatness we'll miss out.
The servicemen and women of our country make huge sacrifices to fight battles on our behalf and keep the freedoms we hold dear. One of those sacrifices is being away from their families and loved ones for long periods of time.
Memorial Day is usually a day to relax at the lake, fire up the grill, or take in a baseball game.
But it's more than a day off. While we're enjoying the festivities, it's important to remember why we're not at work. To take time to honor military veterans!
A group gathered in Lufkin Saturday at the Garden of Memories cemetery to honor those who have made the ultimate sacrifice, and if you were
This weekend is the unofficial start of summer! Everyone looks forward to Memorial Day for that much needed three day weekend. As you’re enjoying the weekend with family and friends, remember what Memorial Day is really about! It’s a day to remember the men and women who have died while serving and protecting our country.
On Memorial Day, we remember our fallen American soldiers who have sacrificed their lives in all wars. These heroes fought for our freedom without selfishly thinking of what could be at stake for them and their families.