Travel in Athens, TX

Fifteen homeless veterans in the Elgin area and their families will be able to move into permanent, supportive housing through a voucher program announced Tuesday by Elgin city and housing authority officials.

By Michael V. Hannigan It was day No. 13,248 when the City of Athens held a retirement reception for City Administrator Pam Burton on Thursday. Or, as Mayo

It's officially leaf-peeping season. Here's where to catch the spectacular spoils of fall.

This video's goal is to encourage Athens as a travel destination.

One hundred acres of wooded beauty,trees,flowers,nature trails,attractions,events,historical buildings and wildlife await your discovery at The East Texas Arboretum.

Mark your calendar for June 1. Athens will be busy with the Old Fiddlers Reunion and Walk a Mile in Her Shoes events.

Tim Ward is the author of Zombies on Kilimanjaro: a Father-Son Journey Above the Clouds, the first literary narrative of climbing Kilimanjaro. Why do 40,000 people a year seek to climb the world’s …