East Texas Links and Resources

Whether you are a newcomer to East Texas, a visitor, or a long-time resident, we hope these links will be a useful source for Texas news, weather, maps, government, airports, tourism, history, recreation, and information relative to many other important topics.

East Texas City Governments and City Websites

City of Alto

City of Athens

Welcome to Lumberton, Texas ... Home of Village Creek State Park

City of Atlanta

City of Beaumont

City of Ben Wheeler

City of Big Sandy

City of Bridge City

City of Bridgeport

City of Bullard

City of Carthage

City of Center

City of Chandler

City of Clarksville

City of Coffee City

City of Cooper

City of Crockett

City of Diboll

City of East Mountain

City of Emory

City of Frankston

City Hall in Livingston, Texas

City of Gilmer

City of Gladewater

City of Grand Saline

City of Grapeland

City of Groveton

City of Gun Barrel City

City of Hemphill

City of Hallsville

City of Henderson

City of Hughes Springs

City of Jacksonville

City of Jasper

City of Jefferson

City of Kilgore

City of Kountze

City of Lindale

City of Lamesa

City of Linden

City of Livingston

Welcome to Mount Pleasant, Texas

City of Longview

City of Lufkin

City of Lumberton

City of Mabank

City of Malakoff

City of Marshall

City of Mineola

City of Mount Pleasant

City of Mount Vernon

City of Nacogdoches

City of New Boston

City of Newton

City of Noonday

City of Onalaska

City of Orange

City of Overton

City of Palestine

City of Paris

City of Pittsburg

City of Port Arthur

City of Port Neches

Welcome to New Boston, Texas ... "You're Special to Us!"

City of Quitman

City of Rusk

City of San Augustine

City of Silsbee

City of Sulphur Springs

City of Texarkana

City of Troup

City of Tyler

City of Uncertain

City of Van

City of Vidor

City of Waskom

City of Winona

City of Woodville

List of East Texas County Governments and County Websites

Tyler County courthouse at 100 West Bluff Street in the City of Woodville in Deep East Texas

Anderson County

Angelina County

Bowie County

Cherokee County

Camp County

Franklin County

Gregg County

Hardin County

Harrison County

Henderson County

Hopkins County

Houston County

Jasper County

Jefferson County

Lamar County

San Jacinto County Court House in the City of Coldspring in Deep East Texas

Marion County

Morris County

Nacogdoches County

Newton County

Orange County

Panola County

Polk County

Rains County

Red River County

Rusk County

San Augustine County

Sabine County

San Jacinto County

Shelby County

Smith County

Titus County

Trinity County

Tyler County

Upshur County

Wood County

List of East Texas Chambers of Commerce

Athens Athens Chamber of Commerce
Beaumont Beaumont Chamber of Commerce
Bullard Bullard Chamber of Commerce
Canton Canton Chamber of Commerce
Carthage Carthage Chamber of Commerce
Crockett Crockett Chamber of Commerce
Center Shelby County Chamber of Commerce
Gilmer Gilmer Chamber of Commerce
Gladewater Gladewater Chamber of Commerce
Gun Barrel City Cedar Creek Lake Area Chamber of Commerce
Hawkins Hawkins Area Chamber of Commerce
Henderson Henderson Chamber of Commerce
Jacksonville Jacksonville Texas Chamber of Commerce
Jasper Jasper Chamber of Commerce
Jefferson Jefferson Chamber of Commerce
Kilgore Kilgore Chamber of Commerce
Lake Fork Lake Fork Area Chamber of Commerce
Lake Palestine Lake Palestine Chamber of Commerce
Lindale Lindale Area Chamber of Commerce
Longview Longview Texas Chamber of Commerce
Lufkin Lufkin/Angelina County Chamber of Commerce
Marshall Marshall Texas Chamber of Commerce
Mineola Mineola Chamber of Commerce
Mount Pleasant Mt. Pleasant/Titus County Chamber of Commerce
Nacogdoches Nacogdoches County Chamber of Commerce
New Boston New Boston Chamber of Commerce
Orange Greater Orange Area Chamber of Commerce
Palestine Palestine Chamber of Commerce
Paris Paris Chamber of Commerce
Pittsburg Pittsburg - Camp County Chamber of Commerce
Quitman Quitman Chamber of Commerce
Rusk Rusk Chamber of Commerce
Sulphur Springs Sulphur Springs - Hopkins County Chamber of Commerce
Texarkana Texarkana Chamber of Commerce
Troup Troup Chamber of Commerce
Tyler Tyler Area Chamber of Commerce
Van Van Texas Chamber of Commerce
Waskom Waskom Chamber of Commerce
Whitehouse Whitehouse Chamber of Commerce

 

East Texas Newspapers and TV Stations

Athens Athens Daily Review
Beaumont

Beaumont Enterprise

KBTV Fox 4

KFDM

KBMT ABC 12

Crockett Houston County Courier
Jacksonville Jacksonville Daily Progress
Longview Longview News-Journal
Lufkin Lufkin Daily News
Marshall Marshall News Messenger
Nacogdoches

Nacogdoches Daily Sentinel

KTRE ABC 9

Texarkana

Texarkana Gazette

KSLA - Shreveport, Texarkana, East Texas

Tyler

Tyler Morning Telegraph

KLTV TV Tyler-Longview-Jacksonville ABC 7

KETK TV NBC 56

KYTX TV CBS TV 19

Woodville Tyler County Booster

East Texas Tourism Resources and Visitor Bureaus

Athens Athens Texas Tourism
Beaumont Beaumont Visitors & Convention Bureau
Canton Canton Texas Visitors Bureau
Carthage Carthage Texas Tourism
Crockett Crockett Texas Tourism
Gladewater Gladewater Texas Main Street Program
Henderson Henderson Texas Department of Tourism
Jacksonville Jacksonville Texas Tourism
Jasper Jasper Texas Tourism Department
Jefferson Jefferson Texas Tourism Department
Kilgore Kilgore Texas Tourism
Lindale Lindale Texas Tourism
Linden Linden Texas and Cass County Tourism
Longview Longview Convention and Visitors Bureau
Lufkin Lufkin Convention and Visitors Bureau
Marshall Marshall Convention and Visitors Bureau
Mineola Mineola Texas Tourism
Mount Pleasant Mt. Pleasant Texas and Titus County Visitors Council
Nacogdoches Nacogdoches Convention and Visitors Bureau
Orange Orange Visitors & Convention Bureau
Palestine Palestine Convention and Visitors Bureau
Paris Paris Texas and Lamar County Visitors and Convention Council
Pittsburg Pittsburg Texas and Camp County Tourism
Sulphur Springs Sulphur Springs Texas Tourism
Texarkana Texarkana Tourism
Tyler Tyler Convention & Visitors Bureau

 

Major East Texas Airports

Directory of Airports in East Texas

Texarkana Regional Airport (TXK)

East Texas Regional Airport in Longview (GGG)

Tyler Pounds Regional Airport (TYR)

Jack Brooks Regional Airport in Beaumont (BPT)

Easterwood Airport in College Station (CLL)

Higher Education in East Texas

Angelina College Lufkin
East Texas Baptist University Marshall
Hill College Hillsboro
Jarvis Christian College Hawkins
Kilgore College Kilgore
Lamar University Beaumont
LeTourneau University Longview
Northeast Texas Community College Mount Pleasant
Panola College Carthage
Sam Houston State University Huntsville
Stephen F. Austin State University Nacogdoches
Texarkana College Texarkana
Texas College Tyler
Trinity Valley Community College Athens & Palestine
Tyler Junior College Tyler
University of Texas at Tyler Tyler
University of Texas at Tyler Online Program Portal Tyler
Wiley College Marshall

Major Medical Centers in East Texas

UT Health East Texas (ETMC)

CHRISTUS Trinity Mother Frances Hospitals & Clinics

Good Shepherd Medical Center (Longview)

CHRISTUS Southeast Texas St. Elizabeth (Beaumont)

CHRISTUS St. Michael Health System (Texarkana)

Wadley Regional Medical Center (Texarkana)

East Texas Weather Resources

East Texas Weather Conditions, Radar, Forecasts

National Weather Service - Tyler
TxDOT Statewide Road Conditions
KLTV Tyler ABC Channel 7 Weather
KLTV - Interactive Radar
KETK NBC Channel 56 Weather
KSLA - Weather for Shreveport, Texarkana, East Texas

WFAA Dallas Weather
Dallas Morning News Weather
Houston Chronicle Weather
Shreveport Times Weather
Weather Underground for East Texas
National Hurricane Center

State and Area-Wide Government Agencies

North East Texas Regional Mobility Authority
North East Texas Public Health District
TxDOT Tyler District

Lake Fork Project ... Sabine River Authority

Deep East Texas Council of Governments

South East Texas Regional Planning Commission

Fresh Vegetables and Fruit ... and Pick Your Own

Pick Your Own.org (East Texas)

Blueberry Hill Farms (Edom)

Moore Farms (Bullard)

Historic Preservation & Nostalgia

Hotel Blackstone, Tyler, Texas historic postcard

Preservation Texas
Texas Historical Commission
Texas Downtown Association
Texas Association of Museums
Texas State Preservation Board
East Texas Historical Association

Past Glimpses of Tyler ... by Robert Reed
Smith County Historical Society

National Register of Historic Places - Smith County Sites
Smith County History (RootsWeb)

Dewberry Plantation, west of Bullard, Texas

Shelby County Historical Society

San Jacinto County Historical Commission
Camp Ford Historical Association
Atlanta Historical Museum
Heritage Village in Woodville TX
Camp Fannin
Airplanes of the Past

Travel

Louisiana Destinations

 

Road Travel America: Nationwide travel information, popular destinations, national parks, scenic highways, lodging options

Route 66 Road Trip Website

 

Route 66 Road Trip

Living in East Texas

John Moore: The Country Writer - A Southerner's View of Then and Now

Nature, Birds and Wildlife

Butterflies At Home
Hummingbird Central

More East Texas Resources