Entertainment

Platinum recording artist Flyleaf will return to Houston on Tuesday, Oct. 7 in support of their new studio release Between the Stars at Scout Bar (18307 Egret Bay Blvd).

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Downtown Beaumont is shutting down traffic to show its colors Saturday, Oct. 11 – more specifically, pink and teal to symbolize support for survivors of breast and ovarian cancer, and to celebrate the lives of those who have been taken by the diseases.

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Newcomb Pottery can be considered some of the most significant American art pottery of the 20th century, with each piece critically acclaimed and highly coveted.

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By Skyler Williams, special to The Examiner

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What originally began as a one-day affair in 1969 has grown into a seven-day celebration — the Texas Rice Festival. Now in its 45th year, the renowned Texas Rice Festival is an annual harvest celebration honoring rice farming, a major economic activity in the region, especially in Winnie.

The festival includes a carnival, livestock shows, barbeque cook-off, nightly street dances, parades, pageants, music, great food and, of course, rice balls.

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