Monthly Archives: May 2012

Scottsville Cemetery – Karnack, Texas

The Scottsville Cemetery is four miles east of Marshall, Harrison County, Texas and is filled with wonderful, artistic old funeral monuments.   A very unique cemetary nestled deep in the Piney Woods of Northeast Texas, just outside of Marshall in a … Continue reading

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Rusk, Texas

Small store departments on the 5th street between Henderson Ave. and Live Oak Street. Rusk is also home to the Texas State Railroad, Thunder Mountain Raceway, Cherokee County Motorsports park (drag racing), Jim Hogg Park, Rusk State Park, Gourmet Gardens, … Continue reading

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Henderson, Texas Highway Confusion

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Rusk Footbridge Garden Park

Among Rusk’s most popular tourist destinations, this 546-foot-long, 4 feet wide footbridge, built in 1861, may be the nation’s longest pedestrian bridge. During Rusk’s early years, the rustic wooden bridge connected residential areas with downtown whenever the creek below flooded. … Continue reading

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