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East Texas Burned By Being Left Off Top 10 Spots for Chicken Fried Steak

Tell us where you get your chicken fried on.

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Texas Applebee’s Accepts Expired Coupons And Gift Cards From Other Stores in March

Applebee's is getting creative to save Texans money in March. They'll accept expired coupons, gift cards from other stores, and even Kohls Cash.  Really!

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What Exactly Is A Kolache, And How Does Texas Do It Better?

Apparently what we think is a kolache, isn't a kolache.

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Girl Scout Cookies Are Here! Where to Get ‘Em in Tyler This Weekend

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 Tyler and Longview this weekend, with tables set up selling boxes to help us get our fix.  Oh, and which cookie does Texas think is the best?

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The End is Near – United States Has Worst Bacon Shortage Since 1957

OK maybe I'm exaggerating, but I bet to some - such as myself - this is not a great way to start a year.

Bacon prices are on the rise as bacon reserves (yes, we have reserves for our treasures) are at the lowest levels in over 50 years...

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Your Tyler Super Bowl Party Will Feature Cupcakes

While other states are looking for "Oven Mac n Cheese" and "Buffalo Wing Dip," Texas is looking for a guilty pleasure that we might be a little ashamed about. Here's w

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Fuddruckers and More Opening This Fall Across from UT Tyler

It looks like Tyler will be home to the newest Fuddruckers this fall!

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Do Something Amazing With Thanksgiving Leftovers

One of the repercussions of creating a huge feast is having an enormous amount of leftovers.  You might be bound and determined to eat and eat until you're sick, but even then you and your family might have a little green bean casserole to spare.

So we don't feel totally guilty about our gluttony, here are some unique and productive ideas about what to do with all the leftovers.  

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This cornbread sausage stuffing will be irresistible at Thanksgiving dinner.
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Is It Stuffing or Dressing? [POLL]

What do you call that side dish made of cubed bread, chicken broth, and maybe some celery and sausage?

See what other people think about what's right and wrong, and then cast your vote to settle this once and for all.

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What’s Your Favorite Food At The East Texas Fair?

The East Texas Fair offers up all kinds of one-of-a-kind, limited time, deliciousness for fair-goers to consume The choices seem to be unlimited with new creations coming at us each year!

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Shani’s Lunch Time Spot Of The Week

I would have to say that 'lunch time' is one of my favorite times of the day. Tyler has so many restaurants to chose from you could end up spending your hour break contemplating where to go. I found my pearl in the heart of Tyler when it comes to seafood. That pearl goes by the name on The Catch.

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Cooking with Tamaryn + Carlie (Shayndayle)

Over the weekend my daughters decided they wanted to make a hamburgers and taters.

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