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3/16/08-Kilgore

Proud Of East Texas: High Maintenance Spa And Salon

The building, usually referred to as the old jail, once served Kilgore as it's City Hall, Jail, Police Station and Fire Station.  Built in the oil boom days of 1931, the building is the most historic in the city.

Although the building had long ago fallen into disrepair, Mike and Jennifer Brown thought it would be the perfect place for their "High Maintenance Spa And Salon".  They have converted the building into an elegant business, while still retaining important architectural structures from the past, such as jail bars, city hall vault and the old fire pole.

The Browns say they enjoy, not only having their business in this unique, historic building, but enjoy having people just stop by the see the place.  High Maintenance Spa and Salon is located in Kilgore at 325 North Kilgore Street.

Joan Hallmark, Reporting. joanhallmark@kltv.com

 

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