Texas Superstars for 2017

Texas Superstars for 2017

The East Texas Bedding Plant Greenhouse and Garden Performance Trial Program began in 1994 at the Overton Center by Texas A&M AgriLife Researchers. This program takes good plants and makes them better then puts them through field trials.  Only the toughest, most...
Christmas Brunch

Christmas Brunch

Sourdough Doughnuts 3 cups flour 1 1/2 cups sourdough starter 1/3 cup sugar 6 tablespoons butter 6 tablespoons shortening 1 teaspoon salt 1 teaspoon baking powder 1/2 teaspoon baking soda 3/4 to 1 cup milk 1 egg Oil for cooking Glaze 4 cups powdered sugar 2 teaspoons...
Boomtown Christmas

Boomtown Christmas

Kilgore blends the love of the holidays with the iconic history of this famous oil town. Brilliant lights, lots of cheer, and even more spirit — that’s Christmas and Kilgore offers plenty of each for a Christmas celebration unlike any other town in Texas. From the...
Raising Cane

Raising Cane

For decades growing cane and making syrup was a tradition across East Texas and the South, today, there are just a few keeping it alive and going. Sugarcane has been a sweetener staple the world over for centuries. It grows in warmer climates and can even be found in...

From the creek meandering through the town, to the dozens of unique shops and eateries, spend some time in paradise. Walk through the streets of Salado and see this small town sitting at the edge of the Texas Hill Country come alive with the panache it’s been known...