Contact Us
east texas

east texas

Happy kids hugging toggether
Getty Images/iStockphoto
[

East Texas is Full of Outdoor Activities for the Kids

If your brood is anything like mine, the first thing the kids do when they walk in the door after school is grab the iPad or the Kindle. Spring is here, kids!  East Texas has plenty of things to do outside, and we're leavin' the house.  Here are just a few ideas.

Read More

177127260
Getty Images/iStockphoto
[

New Site Launches to Explore East Texas Outdoors

East Texas is full of opportunities to hike and paddle and make the most of spring, and there's a new website that just launched that will help plan the ultimate outdoorsy weekend.  

Read More

Scorpion Vodka
[

The Most Dangerous Animal in Texas is Smaller Than Your Shoe

If you're going to die from an animal encounter in Texas, it will most likely be with this one. It's responsible for more deaths here than any other animal.  

Read More

Drunk Driving
iStock
[

Texas is a Top State for DUI Problems

With spring break in East Texas and big events like South By Southwest in Austin happening this week, there are thousands of people on the road.  And not all of them are sober.

Read More

Bike
Stockbyte
[

Tyler State Park is One of the Best for Bikes

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 East Texas.   

Read More

Dadjx, Imjur/App Store
Dadjx, Imjur/App Store
[

Girl Scout Cookies Sales Are In Full Swing

You've probably seen the Girl Scouts set up outside different stores across East Texas over the past couple of weeks, and their parents may have passed the order form around the office.  How much longer do cookie sales last?

Read More

Spanish Jamon Iberico Industry Prepares For Busy Christmas Period
[

Fighting Feral Hogs in East Texas is About to Get Nasty

Texas Parks and Wildlife says East Texas has some of the most dense wild hog populations in the state, and they tear up yards and ruin crops every year.  Controlling the feral hog population is about to get real.  Real messy.  See what population control method Texas approved this week.

Read More

roadtrip-630x419
[

Don’t Miss This Obscure East Texas Landmark

At first glance it might look like a 10 foot by 9 foot patch of grass.  But the history behind it makes this obscure Texas landmark significant, and if you want to take a pic at that spot, it's not too far from Lufkin.   

Read More

Gorilla in a Zoo
Getty Images/iStockphoto
[

A Texas Zoo Is Giving Free Admission to Teachers

If you don't mind the drive, one big Texas zoo is letting teachers in free for the rest of the month, and friends that go along can get big discounts too.  Road trip!

Read More

Facebook
Facebook
[

Girl Scout Cookies Are Coming. Here’s Where You Can Get ‘Em.

Raise your hand if you can polish off an entire sleeve of Thin Mints in one sitting.  Or if you tend to suck on the Tagalongs until the cookie part melts in your mouth and mixes perfectly with the chocolate and peanut butter.  And then you eat five more.  Some of us might do those things.

Girl Scouts will be at several grocery stores around Lufkin this month, with tables set up selling boxes to help us get our fix.  Oh, and which cookie does Texas think is the best?

Read More

picnic
[

Try These Hidden Gems in East Texas For Your Next Picnic

We'll have great weather at times this week, and you might be looking for things to do outside to make the most of it.  Like eat!  Food can be even more fun when it's sunny and 75 and there's a great view to go along with the sandwiches and chips.

See if you agree that these are the best picnic areas in Texas.

Read More

IHOP's Pumpkin Pancakes
IHOP
[

Now is the Time for All-You-Can-Eat Pancakes at IHOP

Oh, we're always thinking food around here.  How many pancakes can you polish off in one sitting?  Now is the time to give it your most determined effort, with all-you-can eat pancakes at IHOP.  But it won't last forever.

Read More

It appears that you already have an account created within our VIP network of sites on . To keep your personal information safe, we need to verify that it's really you. To activate your account, please confirm your password. When you have confirmed your password, you will be able to log in through Facebook on both sites.

Forgot your password?

*Please note that your prizes and activities will not be shared between programs within our VIP network.

It appears that you already have an account on this site associated with . To connect your existing account just click on the account activation button below. You will maintain your existing VIP profile. After you do this, you will be able to always log in to http://q1077.com using your original account information.

*Please note that your prizes and activities will not be shared between programs within our VIP network.

Please fill out the information below to help us provide you a better experience.

(Forgot your password?)

Not a member? Sign up here

Sign up for Q107 VIP quickly by connecting your Facebook account. It's just as secure and no password to remember!

Sign up to have exclusive Q107 VIP contests, events, coupons, presales, and much more delivered to you for FREE.