It's unusual for snakes to be out during the colder months, but they're still rearing their ugly heads. A 5-year old girl needed 16 doses of antivenom after being bitten by a rattlesnake at a Texas State Park, and it serves as a warning for all of us.
When the campsite is free, we can spend more on food, beverages, and gear. With Memorial Day Weekend and summer coming up, now is the time to think about where you want to pitch that tent, so we've compiled a list of free campsites around East Texas.
Texans are so good at making the most of the outdoors. In the spring. When it's not a hundred degrees at noon. State parks can be great places to ride bikes if you know where to go, and we've got a hidden gem right here in Tyler.
One of Tyler's busiest parks could be getting a facelift with new playground equipment as early as June of this year. The new plan was approved by the Tyler City Council yesterday and it includes a new all inclusive playground.
Now that summer is here, finding daily activities for the kids to be a part of can be a bit challenging. However, the Tyler Parks and Recreation Department has some summertime activities planned at Tyler parks for kids ages 6 to 12 and happen on a daily basis through August 16th.