Touchdowns in Jacksonville’s Legendary Tomato Bowl

January 30, 2020 | By TH Staff

The Daytripper’s Top 5 in Jacksonville

August 29, 2019 | By Chet Garner

From the local Tomato Bowl football stadium to the countless painted concrete tomatoes that adorn businesses and parks all over town, Jacksonville is bursting with tomato pride. But what one might not expect is that a day trip here is as ripe and flavorful as the town’s signature crop.

The Texas Basket Company is a Century-Long Link to Jacksonville’s Tomato Capital Heritage

May 29, 2019 | By Matt Joyce

The Jacksonville manufacturer, which celebrates its 100th anniversary this year, has churned out millions of veneer baskets since it opened in 1919, surviving amid changing times from its home along the railroad that first brought this East Texas town to life.

Southern Comfort

May 12, 2017 | By Dana Goolsby

I knew the first time I pulled up to Sylvia Mae’s Soul Food in Jacksonville that there was more than meets the eye.

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