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Photo, taken 2014-07-25 14:10:44

Merle Haggard opens Piney Woods Fine Arts 24th Season

Merle Haggard opens the season on September 1st and Charles Dickens’ A Christmas Carol, Shoji Tabuchi, Mary Stuart & Yakov Smirnoff are just a few of the artists you will see this year.

A hot air balloon in flight over Quebec. Photo taken August 2005

Baseball, Balloons & Rootbeer

“Combining these two events will give fans more activities for the families and it is a great opportunity to host the pilots visiting Kilgore,” says Mary Ramos, who serves on the Kilgore Chamber of Commerce board and chairs the Tourism Advisory Council. “The pilots will get to see a great baseball game and the fans will get to meet the pilots.” She added.

Photo, taken 2014-07-03 14:48:25

The "B" Side of Music

The best part of the spirit of Woodstock lives on here. One of my fondest memories happened about eight years ago. We experienced a 12-hour rain of Biblical proportions (nine inches, if I recall correctly.) There wasn’t a dry sleeping bag or tent in the whole place, but when at about 2 p.m. a single ray of sunlight broke through the clouds, more than a thousand people cheered at once.

Matthew Hogan Photography

Liberty Hall to feature summer blockbusters in July

Liberty Hall celebrates Thursday evenings in July with some great classic summer blockbusters.

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