Rice, TX


Truck crashes into local business

The Gun Barrel City fire and police departments, along with UT Health EMS, responded to a pickup truck that crashed into a business at 9:13 a.m. Oct. 23. The truck struck the side of the building where a nutritional drink shop is located in the 2500 block of West Main Street. The other businesses in the building were not damaged. According to a press release, the owner of the drink shop was inside the building and preparing to open at the time of the crash and was not injured. The driver of the truck was evaluated by UT Health EMS but was not transported.

Pink Fishing Tournament Saturday

Reel in a cure and help raise awareness for breast cancer by registering for the second annual Pink Fishing Tournament at 5 a.m. Saturday, Oct. 23 at the Red Barn in Log Cabin. The tournament will run from 6 a.m. to 3 p.m. with launch from the Log Cabin boat dock.
Corsicana Daily Sun

CLARK: Road trippin’

When was the last time you went on a road trip? It’s one of my favorite ways to travel, especially with my mom. We’ve been doing it once or twice a year for the past 20 years. Whether we go out of state or just a few hours down the road, we always have fun. And while road trips generally fall into two general categories - the planned and the spontaneous - traveling with my mom is mostly a hybrid of the two. Three weeks ago we loaded her SUV and hit the road, ready for some planned excursions and whatever adventure would come our way.

Tour a Magnificent “Monster Mansion” this Halloween!

Need something cool and scary to do this Halloween Season?. Located in Waxahachie, the Munster Mansion is the proud home and hard work of Sandra and Charles McKee. The mansion is a replica of the house used in “The Munsters” 60’s sitcom show. It has been painstakingly recreated room by room, through watching and re-watching footage from the show.

Shiner launches Collin Street Bakery Fruitcake Beer

Shiner Beer and Collin Street Bakery have collaborated to create the first-ever Fruitcake Pastry Porter – a limited edition beer from Shiner’s Brewer’s Pride series. Released just in time for the holidays, Fruitcake Pastry Porter is inspired by Corsicana’s award-winning, world-famous, record-holding DeLuxe® Fruitcake. “Shiner reached out to us and...

‘Sober October’ Doesn’t Have to be Limited to One Month: Non-Alcoholic Shop Opens Near Rice Village

FOR THOSE WHO don't drink — or are trying to cut back — look no further than the newly opened Sipple, a non-alcoholic bottle shop near Rice Village. Driven by their passion for the alcohol-free movement, California native Danny Frounfelkner and his wife, Helenita, have opened a booze-free shop, hoping to break down barriers and stigmas around non-alcoholic beverages. They want to shift the question from "Why aren't you drinking?" to "What are you drinking?"

The Secret Ingredient to Lovin’ Oven’s Success

Readers Vote The Lovin’ Oven Best Dessert & Best Bakery For 10th Consecutive Year. Like Hank Williams Jr., Suzanne Maxwell knows a thing or two about family traditions. It shows with all the love she puts in her creations. After all, her business isn’t called The Lovin’ Oven for nothing....

Patio Trivia At Irene’s: Friends

With all the attention around the Friends reunion, you’ve for sure been brushing up on this very important topic. Join the Get It Gals on the Irene’s patio for an evening of trivia! Could we BE any more excited? Don’t think so. It’s free to play and you can have...

Corsicana Main Street presents Mimosas at the Market

Join Corsicana Main Street from 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. Saturday, Oct. 9 downtown for Mimosas at the “Flower” Market. It will have fall flowers, pumpkins, mums and more!. Both pocket parks will be full of craft vendors and with a line up of amazing musicians at the host store, Victorian Sample. Don’t forget to visit the pumpkin patch at The Square Root at 222 Main St.
Athens Daily Review

Trinidad Homecoming

Crowning of the Homecoming King and Queen will be held at 6 p.m. at the Trojan field. Nominees are. Seniors Tabitha Helton, Umonte' Grant, Madison Roberts and Julius Stevenson; Juniors Trystian Higgs and Gauge Carmon; Sophomores Ava Allen and Caden Wisdom; and Freshmen Brooklyn Wendt. Flower Gril and Crown Bearer...