Several East Texas cities are gaining attention for being cool even though not everyone is aware of how awesome they are.
Lufkin didn't make The 12 Most Underrated Cities in Texas list, but here's why that was a big mistake.
Texas has its share of strange town names.
The state is dotted with towns with names that stand out like, Nimrod, Bug Tussle, Uncertain, Zipperlandville, and Ding Dong.
But thankfully, none of those were singled out by a new article featuring the most unfortunate town names in the US. Findmypast.com gives us the winner – or perhaps the loser in this case. It’s not far away, so maybe you’ve been th
Last week, the FBI announced that violent crime dropped four percent in 2011, compared to a 5.5 percent drop in 2010.
However, according to a 24/7 Wall St. review of 2011 FBI crime statistics, violent crime is on the rise in places that already have the highest rates for it in the country — both murder and burglary have gone up.