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Clean Up + Relief Efforts Continue In Palestine
Some pretty powerful storms moved through East Texas last Friday and left quite a bit of damage and destruction in its wake. The citizens of Palestine are banding together and forming clean up brigades to assist their friends, family and neighbors with the clean up process (something that could take…
Names Released Of The Family Killed In Palestine Flooding
As many residents of an East Texas neighborhood slept, the heavy rains in East Texas on Friday caused a creek to rise and overflow its banks.  In a matter of minutes, an entire neighborhood was submerged in water and mud.
Witnesses indicate that within moments water that had been waist high sudd…
Palestine Grandmother & 4 Children Perish in Flooding
A grandmother and her four grandchildren, all under the age of 9, were victims of the flooding last night in Palestine.
According to authorities, 6 to 10 homes in a Palestine neighborhood were severely damaged following the heavy rainfall and ensuing flooding which began just after midnight...
Dogwood Festival Opens Saturday In Palestine
The dogwood trees are in full bloom in Palestine for the 75th annual Texas Dogwood Trails. The opening will be marked with a celebration that will kick off Saturday morning (March 16th) in downtown Palestine beginning at 9am.