FOOD & DRINK
Kilgore's BBQ Delights: 3 Sizzling Barbeque Places to Explore
This article presents a review of three barbecue joints in Kilgore. Have you had the chance to visit any of these places? If yes, we invite you to share your experiences in the comments section below.
Whispers from the Past: The Haunting Tapestry of Long Branch, TX
Nestled within the shadows of Panola County, the small town of Long Branch, TX, is steeped in a history that refuses to be forgotten. Tales of ghostly encounters and eerie legends permeate the air, making it a prime destination for those intrigued by the paranormal. The Panola County Ghost Tour, a staple for ghost hunters and history enthusiasts alike, offers a chilling journey through the town's haunted past, from the infamous Center Hanging Oak to the restless spirits of old plantations.
Bat found on Longview sidewalk sent to Austin for rabies test
LONGVIEW, Texas (KLTV) - A bat found in downtown Longview has been sent to Austin to be tested for rabies. The bat was found on a sidewalk at Center and Tyler streets around 12 p.m. Monday. The woman who discovered it said the bat was moving. Using napkins, she placed it in a box supplied by a nearby business. Longview Animal Control picked it up, and as a precaution the bat was shipped off to be tested. Results should be in within 48 hours.
Open Your Homes and Hearts: The Kittens Of longview, TX Need You!
Considering pet adoption? Or perhaps you just enjoy all things cute and cuddly? Numerous charming pets are ready for a loving home at animal shelters situated in and near longview.
Celebrating the Heartbeat of Country Music in Carthage, Texas
Nestled in the piney woods of East Texas, Carthage stands as the proud home of the Texas Country Music Hall of Fame, a testament to the Lone Star State's indelible mark on the country music genre. Established in 1998, this 13,000-square-foot facility celebrates the illustrious careers of icons such as Willie Nelson and George Jones. With a rich array of exhibits, the Hall of Fame offers an immersive journey through the history of Texas country music, complemented by the Tex Ritter Museum, which honors the local legend and pioneering artist.
Savor the Flavor: 6 Must-Try Traditional American Dishes in Longview
In this article, we're diving into the world of 6 traditional American cuisines that you can find in Longview. Have you had the chance to taste any of these yet? If you have, we'd love to hear your thoughts! Please share your experiences in the comments section below.
WebXtra: Kilgore gym holds turkey trot fundraiser to buy toys for kids in foster care
KLTV 7′s Avery Niles speaks with Millicent Tinney, the co-owner of Sweat Zone, a gym in Kilgore, about the turkey trot they hosted today.
East Texas Mall Lights Up the Holidays with Santa’s Parade Extravaganza!
A “jolly visitor” from the north shows up at an East Texas mall, which is a sure sign that the holiday season is well underway. The arrival at the Longview Mall also gives people more hope that it will become a popular place to shop again. They were happy to see that the parking lot was full, for the mall’s first of a series of events.
Historic Broadcast Equipment from JFK Assassination Displayed at Texas Broadcast Museum
Discover the dawn of television news at the Texas Broadcast Museum in Kilgore, where broadcast equipment used during the JFK assassination is on display. Explore pieces of history, including the camera that captured Jack Ruby shooting Lee Harvey Oswald. Open Fridays and Saturdays.
Check Out These After Thanksgiving Weekend Events
After celebrating Thanksgiving with the family and eating all the turkey, dressing, sides, and desserts your stomach can hold a lot of us will be looking forward to some rest and relaxation. For those with family in town for the holidays, you might need to have a standby plan that offers up some entertainment.
Thanksgiving and your hippocampus
My memories of Thanksgiving past have always had deep connections with food. Just remembering my mom’s moist and sagey cornbread dressing is like pushing play on a video recording. I can see my mother’s pies lined up, and my grandparents sitting across from me at our table in the old house, where we lived on the outskirts of Longview in 1959. I could sense Mom’s excitement about Granny and Grandpa’s visit in their old truck, all the way from Odessa. Even though the moment was never recorded with a device, I can recall a bit of the happy event any time I taste or smell ground sage used in preparing dressing.
LIST: Where to experience Christmas lights in East Texas
TYLER, Texas (KETK) – The Christmas season is getting started and Christmas light displays are starting throughout East Texas. Here is a list of places to see Christmas lights locally: ATHENS Land of Lights Christmas Park Land of Lights is open from 6 p.m. to 10 p.m. from Nov. 10 through Jan. 3. The mile […]
Unforgettable Deals Await at Longview's Holiday Black Friday Pop-Up
Get ready, Longview! The holiday season is about to kick off in style with the Holiday Black Friday Pop-Up. This exciting in-person event is scheduled for Fri, Nov 24 from 10am - 2pm and promises to be an unforgettable experience.
Here are Restaurants that Will Be Open on Thanksgiving in East Texas
Looking for places to go OUT to eat on Thanksgiving in Longview or Tyler, Texas this Thursday?. My sister and I were chatting on Facebook the other day when she managed to sincerely surprise me. Apparently, my Mom announced she wasn't particularly in the mood for the more traditional Thanksgiving foods this year, and that she actually wanted to go out to eat this year.
East Texans prepping for Thanksgiving meal despite higher prices
TYLER, Texas (KLTV) - The day before Thanksgiving is traditionally the busiest travel day in the nation, but it’s also a busy day for grocers and last minute food shoppers. When cooking for a large group of people on Thanksgiving, it’s not unusual for the Eddy family in Upshur County to start cooking a week before.
Buckner Westminster Place Delivers Thanksgiving Pies to Longview Heroes
Buckner Westminster Place, an East Texas Senior Living Center, shows gratitude to local heroes this Thanksgiving by hand-delivering pies. The annual tradition, now in its 14th year, saw residents raise $825 to purchase pies for first responders and supporting organizations.
Longview Health Alert: Travel Based Stress is Real. Doctor Explains
The Big Picture: Dr. Shelandra Bell, Family Medicine. says, "Travel stress is a thing, prepare for it!" Doctor's Expert Insights About Stress During Travel and Your Health in Texas. Know this: "At the risk of sounding like I'm simplifying the problem too much--prepare for the stress rather than let it...
Thanksgiving Dining Out in East Texas: Where to Feast in 2023
Looking for a place to enjoy Thanksgiving dinner in East Texas this year? You're in luck! There's a variety of restaurants in the region that are keeping their doors open for the holiday. From cozy diners to family-friendly chains, there's something for every taste and budget. Let's check out some of the options available in various cities.
Buc-ee’s Lovers in Texas Ask Why There’s No Place to Sit and Dine? Now We Know
Obviously, Buc-ee's is one of the most popular businesses ever. In fact, people in Longview and Tyler, Texas are still wondering when we'll get one a little closer to home. There are many reasons why people love Buc-ee's. We appreciate the clean bathrooms, the shopping, and the way they treat their employees. But for some of us, the thing we love the most? The cornucopia of delightful food options hits the top of that list for many of us.
Final Winner of Thanksgiving Meal Giveaway Announced: Congratulations Tege Millikin of Longview
Get ready for the big reveal! Find out who the final winner of our free Thanksgiving meal giveaway is. A huge congratulations to all participants and winners. Stay tuned to find out if Tage Milikin from Long View is the lucky one!