Tag: The Texan Theater

Some have compared Carolyn Wonderland to Beaumont's own Janice Joplin! Image coutesy of Carolyn Wonderland.

Carolyn Wonderland and Friends Play the Texan

Carolyn Wonderland continues to draw crowds with incendiary guitar chops and raw, powerful vocals, Wonderland draws instant comparisons to fellow Texans Stevie Ray Vaughan and Janice Joplin. There was only one guitar in the house, and her mother banned her from using a pick on the family’s Martin guitar. As […]

The beautiful Texan Theater is without compare in East Texas. Image by Jim Satterwhite.

Higher Ground

The song leader, Dennis Wayne Strickland, started the praise service at the Texan Theater with, “I’m pressing on the upward way…Lord plant my feet on higher ground.” With that, the guest in Barbara Horan’s living room (as she calls the theater) clapped in time with the spiritual music. The featured […]

Music in the Spirit by John of Knoxville, Tennessee by way of Flickr photo sharing.

Music Will Fill the Air Sunday

Join the congregation at Mineral Heights Baptist Church for our Thanksgiving Sunday services in Greenville, TX on November 18, 2018, starting at 9:30 a.m. with classes for children through adults. Our morning service will begin at 10:30 a.m. followed by a Thanksgiving Potluck. Music is provided by Glorybound, a gospel […]

The "Big Screen" at the Texan was perfect for the 90th Anniversary of the Oscars Sunday night. Image by Jim Satterwhite.

Faces and Places: Michael Mullins at the Texan

Michael Mullins was one of the early arrivals at the world famous Texan Theater in historic down town Greenville to watch the 90th Year of Oscar.  Texan owner, Barbara Horan, opened the theater and lowered the big screen. Coffee and Italian sodas were the beverage of choice for the participants.

Starship - Photo provided by The Texan Theater

The Texan Theater – Starship – Happy Birthday Gabe

As a member of the Hunt County News Team I’m a bit ashamed to admit that the first time I’d ever attended a show at the Texan Theater was last Friday, the 29th of December. Otherwise known as my birthday, this seemed like a pretty sweet time to take advantage […]