New ETX Look at magazine debuts Friday | Community Guidebook

ETX See, a new magazine highlighting unique people today, businesses, foodstuff, manner, and vacation will be obtainable this Friday.

Two well-liked East Texas journals, Existence and ETX Watch/Appeal have merged for the new product, which will be free of charge for subscribers of the Tyler Early morning Telegraph and Longview Information-Journal.

Academy Award-winning actor and greatest-selling novelist Matthew McConaughey, a Longview graduate, talked to us about the region when he was advised about the new journal and the material.

Alyssa Purselley-Hankins, who has an comprehensive track record in neighborhood journals, is the regional marketing director for East Texas for M. Roberts Electronic.

“We are so psyched to introduce this merged journal which brings alongside one another all of our sources to produce a regional publication,” she explained.

Of the very first version, she said, “The written content within just these pages makes it possible for highlights from Tyler, Longview, and all the surrounding communities that we dwell, work, worship, go to school and volunteer inside.

“So lots of of our advertisers and clientele have a footprint in various markets. We saw the have to have for a merchandise that bridged the hole allowing for our prospects to boost the arrive at of their marketing expense,” Purselley-Hankins ongoing. “Our dream to create this East Texas journal was a labor of love by our amazing workforce of writers, photographers, income executives, and graphic designers who made this dream a actuality. I can say with self confidence we have designed some thing we are so proud to current to our neighborhood. “

There are 17 local options in the very first edition. Just after Jan. 8, it will be readily available in find areas.

The deal with story features “Transforming Longview,” “Downtown Kilgore: A particular place” and “Towering about Tyler.”

There are two “Women in Business” characteristics, a travel feature on Guadalupe Peak and an appealing glimpse at Texas gems you can uncover from the piney woods to the prairies.

The team of writers and photographers also have manner, magnificence characteristics and meals functions as well as highlighting a local musician.