December Events in Palestine, TX

DECEMBER events in palestine, txDecember Events in Palestine, Texas (and a few in surrounding areas)

I wanted to have a list of all the cool stuff going on in our community this month, so figured I’d share it! Lots of great stuff going on! Have a great holiday season and I hope you get a chance to do a bunch of things on this list: Continue reading

Where to Vote in Anderson County, TX

Where to Vote in Palestine TX

November 4, 2014 Anderson County General Voting Polling Locations

Today is Voting Day! Polls are open from 7am-7pm. Check your voter registration card to see which precinct you are in.

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Palestine’s Plumbing Hookup


This is going to be a quickie post, but I did want to do a post on it, because many people in Palestine don’t know that we have a professional plumbing supply house!  Ferguson Enterprises is for both commercial and residential projects and you do not have to be a plumber or contract to shop here.  They have everything from hot water heaters to disposals (side note: the disposals are cheaper and higher quality than Lowe’s!) to pipes/fittings and hardware..seriously, anything you need they will have it, and if they don’t, they will order it and it will be in the same week. Continue reading

2014 Hot Pepper Fest: Picture Recap


The Palestine Hot Pepper festival is almost like a local holiday–everyone goes to the festival! (and for good reason! It’s a blast!) The weather was great–a fabulous mixture of a nice breeze hitting your slightly sweaty skin–what more can you ask for for Hot Pepper Festival day!  We hit the highlights–the food alley (corny dogs are my favorite festival guilty pleasure and a definite must for me) and checked out the kid’s zone and the parade.  Unfortunately, I didn’t get to make it to the live music on Saturday night, but I heard it was GREAT! (There’s always next year!) It was another great festival in a great town! Now for a few thousand pics from the festival: (Just kidding, I tried to keep it under 20 pics! haha)

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This Week’s Palestine Rentals – My Openings as of October 27th, 2014

Palestine, TX house for rentThis Week’s Palestine Rentals – My Openings as of October 27th, 2014

click the links below to view more information & photos.

Two Bedrooms

2 Bedroom / 1 Bath – $795/month

Three Bedrooms

3 bedroom / 1 Bath – $725/month


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HOT, HOT, HOT! Palestine Hot Pepper Festival is October 25th!

Hot Pepper Festival - Palestine TX2014This year’s theme is “Peppers and Patriots,” giving a big shout out to our veterans! What a fantastic theme! The Hot Pepper Fest is one of the “hottest events in Palestine, Texas” on October 25th from 10am-11pm! Come out and enjoy the fun as downtown Palestine turns into the annual festival! This event is a HUGE event in Palestine. It is estimated there will be about 10,000 visitors downtown this year! Bring the whole family!

Festival highlights include:

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Pumpernickel, Brats & Beer: Oktoberfest Chamber Banquet is this Saturday!

This year's theme logo!

This year’s theme logo! Photo Courtesy of the Palestine Area Chamber of Commerce

Oktoberfest Chamber Banquet is this Saturday! 

Join the Palestine Chamber of Commerce as the year’s events are highlighted, along with a fine sampling of german culture, cuisine and, of course, German beer!  There will be a DJ, live entertainment, a large silent auction and great networking opportunities!  I will be there working the event in my official Chamber Ambassador duties. Come see me and have some great food and fun!

Event Information:

October 18: Chamber Annual Banquet – Oktoberfest: A Journey through German Culture, 6pm – 10pm, Ben E. Keith Beverages.  Tables available for $650. Tickets: $45 per person/ $85 per couple. Contact the Chamber to purchase tickets or for more information (903) 729-6066 or email . Hope to see you there!!

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