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A Haunting Story Lives Behind One Texas Gravestone

You know there's a lengthy tale behind every gravestone, and date markers like 1835-1893 just don't cut it. What in the world happened during that little dash?! Our state parks and wildlife folks are telling the stories, and one of those legends from a cemetery in Northeast Texas will make you glad you never crossed Frank Benson.

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Traces of Texas - Facebook
Traces of Texas - Facebook
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A Texas Lake Produced One of the Biggest Fish Ever, And It Will Never Happen Again

If this fish is caught today and posted on social media, it might go viral.

But this monster was pulled out of a Texas lake so long ago no one seems to know about it. Til now!

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Halloween May Mess Up Texas’ Plans to Control Head Lice

Texas schools now have to notify parents within five days if a classmate has head lice, and the hope is the new rules will help stop the spread. And then Halloween happens!

There's a huge spike in head lice cases this time of year, and wigs and masks may be to blame. Eeww.

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Three of the Top Small Town Cafes Are in East Texas

There's an art to becoming a "cafe."

A cafe is not just another restaurant, and could very well serve up its meals with a big scoop that goes splat on a platter. And we love it.

Three of the best small town cafes are in rural communities not far from us, proving that you don't need to sit in the middle of a large population to have lunch or dinner all figured out.

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Are Texas Homecoming Mums Getting Too Crazy?

Mums at homecoming have been a Texas tradition for years, but are they getting too elaborate? One Texas girl spent $600 on her mum.

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One of the Most Haunted Hotels in the US is Right Here in Texas

If you saw the movie It and you want to keep that freaked out feeling going awhile longer, take this short road trip to Southeast Texas and you'll get more spooked.

If haunted houses are fun, a huge, then a haunted hotel is even better! A two hour drive from Lufkin gets you to one of the most haunted hotels in all of the US.

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Texas is About to Be Bombarded with Monarch Butterflies

If you only had three months to live, what would you do with your time? Fly to Mexico of course! That's what the monarchs are doing right now, and we've got the scoop on a massive migration through Texas that you can't help but notice.

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Flickr/Brian J. Mantis
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Want a Trader Joe’s in Lufkin? Just Ask.

Bring a Trader Joe's to Lufkin.

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Jen Austin - Townsquare Media
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The Piney Woods Pumpkin Patch is Popular – Book Now!

One more thing that we can count on about fall in addition to pumpkin spice everything and creepy clowns...pumpkin patches! And this one is popular, so book your spot now, before it sells out.

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Flu Shots in Texas; Should We Get Them At the Doctor or in a Store?

Flu season is coming, and the flu shots are already available to help us stay healthy and kick sickness to the curb this fall and winter.

Is it better to get a flu shot at the doctor's office, or while you're at a store picking up frozen pizzas and toilet paper? Take the poll!

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Hurricane Harvey Slams Into Texas Gulf Coast
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Harvey Looters Make Problems Worse in one Southeast Texas Town

Some people are so unscrupulous. As one southeast Texas town just tries to get back on its feet after getting sideswiped by Hurricane Harvey, it's having to deal with thieves descending upon neighborhoods looking to pad their pockets.

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Hurricane Harvey Makes Landfall On Middle Texas Coast
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Some Killed During Hurricane Harvey were Relatives of Selena

Selena was known as the queen of Tejano music when she was killed in March, 1995, and fans came out of the woodwork after her death to let her family know how beloved she was. The family needs support again, after the loss of six Houston relatives who died during Hurricane Harvey.

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