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First 10 Garage Sales added for Citywide Garage Sale!

KWB 2017 Whitehouse Citywide Garage Sale

Saturday October 14, 8 am to 5 pm, unless stated otherwise

Addresses (all Whitehouse unless noted), special hours and items


706 Quail Lane

  • 8am -7pm, Housewares, Furniture, Tools, Electronics, Collectibles, Clothing, Jewelry, Craft Supplies, Toys, Pet Items, Yard and Garden.

1614 Waterton Cr.

  • 7am-3pm, furniture pieces, adult & children clothing, home decor, toys, books, jewelry & kitchen ware


101 N Rainbow

–     7am-5pm, Children’s clothing & Shoes, Women’s clothing, Toys, Home décor, Weight Bench,

Kitchen table


910 Peggy dr

  • Variety of items


1717 Onyx Cove

  • baby items, girl clothes, toys, furniture and kitchen items


1205 Brookside Dr

  • 7am to 7pm, Household items, Kitchen Items, Books, Plus size clothes, Shoes, Toys and Tools

1603 Waterway

  • 7am-3pm, dresser, clothes, entertainment center, teal leather couch, rickety chairs, table, artwork, papasan chair, appliances, Queen box spring, blankets/linens, lamps, bar stools, oriental decor, Tuscan bedside table

409 Landon

  • 7am -3 pm, Lots of misc. items, kitchen, housewares and etc.


123 Amanda Court (Brittain Court)

  • 7am-2pm, children’s clothes, women’s clothes, scrubs size small and medium, kitchen items, computer monitors, keyboards, and other household

104 Crestview St

  • 8am -2pm, Kids to women and men’s clothing, Furniture, Toys, misc.

KWB receives two awards and recognition at the annual Keep Texas Beautiful Conference!

KWB received the Gold Star Award for 2017 and the Sustained Excellence Award for 2015-2017.  The Awards were presented at the 50th Anniversary Conference for Keep Texas Beautiful held in San Antonio this past week.  Representing KWB this year, were Dorothy and Ernest LaFlure.

KWB celebrates Earth Day 2017!

KWB celebrates Earth Day 2017 with educational activities and displays at Whitehouse City Library.

Keep America Beautiful presents 2016 President’s Circle Award to KWB!!

KWB is recognized by Keep America Beautiful with 2016 President’s Circle Award!!  Way to go KWB!!

Some of the most unusual items found at this year’s Don’t Mess With Texas Trash Off

From pineapples to car mufflers, KWB’s Great Texas Trash Off finds some really unusual items along our roads!!

2017 Governor’s Community Achievement Awards announced!

Keep Texas Beautiful Announces 2017 Governor’s Community Achievement Awards!

The Governor’s Community Achievement Awards have officially been announced! You can see the full list of winners here:…/governors-community-achievement-awards.aspx. We had some truly amazing nominations this year and are proud of all our communities are doing to keep Texas beautiful.

The nearest local winner this year was Longview, so let’s give them a big congratulations!

Check out the awards for 2015 and 2010 on the link above when Whitehouse last one the awards!

The Tea Garden made with recycled tires, looking good!

Check out the Tea Garden at the Whitehouse Wildscape prepared by KWB.  It is amazing what can be done with recycled tires and some native plants!  It is located in front of the former recycle center across 346 from the Municipal Court Building.


“CRAPE MURDER”: It’s what we do with those flowering trees during their dormant season that has landscape experts baffled and East Texans re-thinking their late winter “to do” list.…/what-is-crape-m…/659052753

East Texas is known for its beautiful landscape. Just like our loblolly pines stand out in the winter, our vibrant crape myrtles are the star of summer.

February 2017 Business Hot Spot was awarded to “Mom’s Place”!

The February 2017 Business Hot Spot was awarded to “Mom’s Place”, a consignment store with vintage decor. Pictured is Shannon Toney, owner, with Daisy the store mascot, a pot belly pig. Making the award for KWB are Hazel Bateman and Dorothy LaFlure.

Business Hot Spot certificate for January 2017!

KWB presents a Business Hot Spot certificate for January 2017 to Reel Reality. Dorothy LaFlure of KWB makes the presentation to Dale Reel, Owner, of Reel Reality. Congratulations!

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