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What East Texas City is Your Hidden Gem?

Several East Texas cities are gaining attention for being cool even though not everyone is aware of how awesome they are.

Lufkin didn't make The 12 Most Underrated Cities in Texas list, but here's why that was a big mistake.

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This Highway is the Most Dangerous in Texas

When we head out on an awesome summer vacation, the last thing we want to worry about is getting in a nasty wreck. Texas has some crazy traffic, and there's one road in particular where drivers experience the most crashes.  Here's the big heads up.

And while we're at it, we'll give you the most dangerous roads in Louisiana and Arkansas too, in case you're headed that way.  

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GPS Makes Guys Terrible Navigators

The reliance on GPS is destroying our brains.  Some of us have become incapable of driving anywhere without the aid of technology and sometimes this means we're driving five miles out of our way just because a handy gadget told us to.  Are we trusting GPS too much?

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East Texas Farm Lets You Pick the Blueberries

We're in a prime place to grow blueberries, and the season is peaking right now.  If you're looking for a fun family outing on Father's Day Weekend, take a road trip to this East Texas blueberry farm and come back with a huge bucket full of produce.

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Texas Toddlers Die After Their Mom Leaves Them in Hot Car

The warnings are out, and you would think we would stop hearing tragic stories like these.  But it's still happening. This is unbelievable!

Two kids under the age of 3 were left in a car for fourteen hours last week (intentionally by their mother), fell unconscious, and died later at a hospital.  What in the world was this woman thinking?!

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The Dog Flu Hits Texas

If you think dogs can't catch the flu, think again. Texas has positive cases of canine influenza right now, and there are some things you need to know to protect your pup.  

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East Texas Has One of the Best Cheap Vacation Spots in the State

We all want to have fun and relax on a summer vacation, but we don't necessarily want to pay big bucks for it.  One East Texas city is getting some notice for being one of the best cheap vacation spots in the state.

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It’s Not Just for San Francisco — Take This Texified Trolley Ride

Street cars aren't found everywhere, but there's one spot in Texas that's bringing the magic of the Trolley a little closer to home.  The reviews say it's a pretty magical experience.  Guys, if you're looking for a place to get romantic and nostalgic with your lovely wife, this is it.  Propose or something!

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Vote Now for Lufkin’s Best Burger

The best bacon burger in Texas exists at a restaurant in Austin, according to one website, and while we sit here and argue about that, we have to ask -- Who has the best all-around burger in Lufkin?  T&G Burger?  Tell us!

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A Man Dies After Swimming in the Gulf of Mexico

Just a few days after we posted the warnings about bacteria levels at some beaches at the Gulf, a man has died from a flesh-eating infection.  See why it may have been preventable.

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If You’re Headed to a Texas Beach, Watch Out for Disease-Causing Bacteria

Not to ruin the fun, but there are some things we need to know before heading to a Texas beach this summer. Galveston, for one, is worried about bacteria, and here's why we should be too.

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Is This The Worst Tourist Trap in Texas?

You've probably been there, but some say it's a big waste of time and it's the worst tourist trap in Texas.  See if you agree.  And we've got some ideas about great East Texas sites to visit instead.

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