Nederland Museum Tells History of Dutch in Texas

Nederland Museum Tells History of Dutch in Texas

Story by Wayne Stewart At the dawn of the 20th century a group of immigrants from Holland set foot on Texas soil for the first time on Galveston Island. Like the countless millions like them, they left their homeland and everything they knew looking for a better life...
Boatcycle Offers Aquaculture Solutions

Boatcycle Offers Aquaculture Solutions

Story by Sarah Naron HENDERSON – As a 30-year-old in 1980, Ken Hale knew that if he wanted to achieve his goal of owning and operating his own business, he needed to go out and make it happen. “I looked around at many different things, and I found this little sleeper...
Monterey House:  It’s a Family Tradition!

Monterey House: It’s a Family Tradition!

Story by Wayne Stewart For years The Monterey House, a chain of Mexican restaurants in the Houston area, proved itself a family favorite.  Its traditional Tex-Mex offerings reminded diners of Texas’ Spanish origins and its authentic flavors brought Texas’ unique...
Unique Shopping in Old Town

Unique Shopping in Old Town

Story by Sarah Naron PALESTINE — Located not far from downtown Palestine, the portion of the city referred to as Old Town offers several unique dining and shopping opportunities sure to provide something for everyone. Among the businesses located there is Wells...