LUFKIN, TX (KTRE) - The First Lady of Texas, Anita Thigpen Perry, will be making a special visit to East Texas on Thursday, March 28 for the official Texas Main Street Program. Perry will join the Texas Historical Commission to honor the cities of San Augustine, Cuero, and Childress for their recent induction into the program.
The Texas Main Street Program is a national revitalization and preservation effort for towns with historic downtown's. The program was created 30 years ago and since then towns all over the state have been welcomed into the program.
Perry's first stop will be in Childress from 9:30 to 10:45 a.m., then San Augustine from 1:30 to 2:45 p.m. and will end with a stop in Cuero from 5:30 to 6:45 p.m.