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Celebrate ‘Shark Week’ with trip to Freshwater Fisheries in Athens

  Writer: JACQUE HILBURN-SIMMONS | Photographer: CHELSEA PURGAHN | Tyler Morning Telegraph 7.24.17 Texas Parks and Wildlife biologist Wayne Heaton remembers the day a young black tip shark nibbled on his ear. He was in the early stages of his ... Read More »

‘Hank & Patsy’ will be at Tyler’s Liberty Hall Aug. 4

TRIBUTE ARTISTS LISA LAYNE AND JAKE PEROD TURN BACK THE CLOCK IN SALUTE TO COUNTRY SUPERSTARS Hank & Patsy – Starring Jake Penrod & Lisa Layne August 4, 2017 – 7:30 p.m. Liberty Hall 103 E. Erwin Tyler Tickets $25-$35-$50 Buy at LibertyTyler.net ... Read More »

5 Things to do and see in the Tyler area July 21-27

THE KING, ELLE WOODS AND ‘A VERY SORDID WEDDING’ WILL KEEP YOU ENTERTAINED 1. TRAVIS POWELL AS ELVIS Elvis Tribute artist Travis Powell brings his band to Liberty Hall, 103 E. Erwin St., 7 p.m. Friday in a show that ... Read More »

Emily Elbert uses her jazz/folk fusion to connect with audiences and explore her inner spiritual side

TEXAS NATIVE TO PERFORM 5-7 P.M. JULY 30 AT STRADA CAFFE, 302 E. FRONT ST., TYLER    DANNY MOGLE | Tyler Morning Telegraph, IN Magazine To begin to understand Emily Elbert’s faith in the power of music to touch lives ... Read More »

Curtis Grimes to headline Back the Blue Summer Bash Aug. 11

CAR SHOW, CONCERT AT COACH’S & COWBOY’S TO BENEFIT EAST TEXAS FRATERNAL ORDER OF POLICE  East Texas Native Curtis Grimes will headline the Back the Blue Summer Bash set for Aug. 11 at Coach’s and Cowboy’s, 8374 Paluxy Drive in ... Read More »

8 can’t-miss tips for your best garage sale ever

JENNIFER FLANDERS, Family Matters I love garage sales. Yard sales. Tag sales. Estate sales. Call them what you may, the chance to rummage through another person’s junk in search of treasure has always been a thrill for me. As a ... Read More »

Entries needed for 2017 Art of Peace – Tyler Visual Art Exhibit

ENTRIES ARE NOW BEING ACCEPTED FOR THE “BUILDING BRIDGES” VISUAL ART EXHIBIT AS PART OF THE ART OF PEACE  CELEBRATION IN TYLER THIS FALL From Event Organizers  “Art of Peace – Tyler is happy to once again to partner with ... Read More »

Through tears and prayers, a mother shares the difficult journey of having a child battle cancer

FAMILY DRAWING ATTENTION TO THE AMERICAN CANCER SOCIETY AND TYLER CATTLE BARON’S GALA AUG. 12 Writer: DANNY MOGLE / Photographer: CHELSEA PURGAHN / IN Magazine July-August 2017 Dr. Michael and Kim Merrick of Tyler, Texas, have endured a crisis no ... Read More »

Artist shares her vision for new downtown Tyler mural ‘Eyes of Tyler’

Tyler-based artist Dace Lucia Kidd will unveil her new mural in downtown Tyler on Saturday, July 8, as part of the Hit the Bricks celebration. The 11-foot by 50-foot mural, ‘Eyes of Tyler,’ is located on South Broadway Avenue at ... Read More »

Great food, music set for Cattle Barons’ Gala Aug. 12

Writer: DANNY MOGLE / Tyler Morning Telegraph, ETWired Organizers of the Tyler Cattle Barons’ Gala have released more information about the super-sized, country-themed fundraiser set for Aug. 12 at the Texas Rose Horse Park/Brunson Equestrian Center. While helping fund cancer ... Read More »