What’s in a Name: Mineola

How Texas towns got their names: Mineola

MINEOLA, Texas (KLTV) - There are many interesting stories across Texas about the unusual or interesting names of some of our cities.

This week we learned about the name of Mineola. There are several versions of the story of its moniker, but we get the real story from Mineola’s Historic Preservation Office’s Doris Newman in this video.

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