Cover Story
Camping Outdoors

There is something magnificent that occurs when you head off with your family and a packed-out SUV to pretend for a night or two that our reality does not consist of limitless Wi-Fi access, fast fo

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Cover Story
Extreme Adventures

If camping, fishing, water sports and all the other topics we’ve covered so far don't “float your boat” for outdoor summer fun, then you might be hard to please.

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Cover Story
Off-Road Outdoors

Now this is a category this country girl knows something about.

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Personal Watersports

Summer is officially in full-swing in East Texas, complete with 100+ degree days and wild, school-less children, often being chased by frazzled, sweaty parents.  While East Texas b

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Cover Story
East Texas Fishing

There are more than 30 lakes in the Piney Woods Region of East Texas, all offering fishing opportunities for everyone from the pro-angler to the six-year-old novice.

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At Home
Four Legged Family

On my second Christmas, my dad bought me a Maltese dog. His name was Buffy and he lived to be 18 years old. Needless to say, he was part of our family.

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At Home
Navigating Rough Waters

There's an old, familiar adage that compares the course of life to a duck swimming in a body of water.  From the perspective of the observer, the bird glides effortlessly on top of

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B Well
Surviving Summer

The first time I went camping in the desert a buddy told me, “Everything here sticks, stings, bites, or burns.”  Summertime can feel a bit like that.  With vacations, camping trips, cookouts and lo

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Cover Story
Life DiVine

Right before the Tyler Pounds Airport going westbound on State Highway 64, there’s a single, little blinking, yellow light flashing day and night.

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At Home
Less Is More

It is pretty simple. A lower mortgage rate might just allow you to do more of the things you love … travel, own a boat, go to the theater more, take dance classes or just breathe a little easier.

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Entertainer
Never Fold

The phrase "making it" could mean anything. For example, "making it" could refer to chart-topping-pop-icon success.

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B Well
The Magic of Music

Music therapists are using this musical power to help Parkinson’s and stroke victims relearn the rhythms of moving and walking.

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B Culture
Bringing Down The House

For the past three years, guys like Jamey Whitley and Brandon Davidson have been working themselves to the (funny) bone to turn Tyler into a haven of laughs.

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Cook Well
Serious Summer Sizzle

You are a Back Yard Chef, Keeper of the Grill, Boss of Burgers, Lord of the Tenderloin.  Your weapons are tongs and a splendid blend of spices and your secret ingredient … fire.  Your family raves

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