Tool at Cedar Creek Lake
With 2,240 residents, Tool Texas is located on State Highway 274 along the western shore of Cedar Creek Lake. Tradition has it that Tool was once named Hog Fork but it was later renamed for George Tool, who in 1905 had the first store there. More information about Tool Texas s available at ToolTexas.org.
Calendar of Events
THU, AUG 28
Coalition Meeting in Gun Barrel City
On August 28th, the East Texas Council on Alcoholism and Drug Abuse's Henderson County Community Coalition will host a special local meeting for the Cedar Creek Lake area, including Mabank, Gun Barrel City,...
News and Community
Former Gun Barrel City Economic Development Corp. President Linda Rankin unseated her longtime political foe on the City Council in the May 9 election.
In the three-way race for the Place 5 seat in Gun Barrel City, Rankin took 57 percent of...
Large, unadoptable dogs overpopulate animal shelters, and they often wind up euthanized rather than adopted.
Friends of the Animals Low-Cost Spay and Neutering Clinic in Gun Barrel City recently received a grant to provide financial assistance...
More Lake Life
Early voting is underway on Cedar Creek Lake for multiple county, city and school board races in advance of the May 9 general election.
Voters will also determine the fate of a $3 million proposed bond for capital improvements in Malakoff...
Dollar General opened its newest store on Cedar Creek Lake April 11.
The grand opening included free $10 gift cards for the first 50 customers and 200 free tote bags for the first 200 customers.
The store mailed out $5 coupons to lake residents...
More Lake Life
District 4 State Rep. Stuart Spitzer, R-Kaufman, convinced the Texas House of Representatives to divert $3 million from the budget proposal from HIV-prevention education to abstinence-only sexual education programs.
Spitzer, a Tea Party...
Cute, lakey and spacious describe this architecturally unique lake home. With two big living areas, huge kitchen and expansive outdoor deck overlooking wide open water, this home epitomizes what lake living is all about-relaxing and having fun,...
3/2/ 3 large walk-in closets all elect except heating/propane. central heating /air washer/dryer Elect Stove / hookup for gas Bottom freezer refrigerator, ceiling fans in all room's, security system, large utility room with office, 900 sq ft...
GREAT COMMERCIAL ACERAGE OPPORTUNITY ON HEAVY TRAFFIC STATE HIGHWAY. ALL UTILITIES AVAILABLE.
2.3 Acres of land fronting on Hwy 274, outside of all city limits, between Tool and Trinidad, not far from the Spillway.
Prime business or homebased business on Hwy 274 just South of Don's Port Marina, City of Tool, spillway and Tarrant Regional Water District Cedar Creek Lake office. Property is North of Key Ranch Rd, Merimac Marina, City of Trinidad and several...
Vacation Rentals and Cabins
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Recently renovated, the Ranch Suites Resort, previously the Southwest Suites Motel is located on the westside of Cedar Creek Lake in Tool, Texas. The Ranch Suites Resort is a 15 room motel with 13...
You will absolutely LOVE this Texas style lake house featuring 5,750 sq. ft. of total comfort!! It is supplied with all the household items you need ... kitchen utensils, paper products, soaps, shampoo, hair dryers, detergents, towels, toilet...
Located on the west side of Cedar Creek Lake located in Tool Texas, Pine Gardens RV park has 30-amp and 50 amp sites. The campground has an area for tents, newly built cabins and renovated fishing pier adjacent to the business property. It has a...
McDade's Nursery is the premier full service nursery serving customers in Cedar Creek Lake and North East Texas.
It's a destination garden center for gardeners in the Dallas/Fort Worth, Tyler, Canton, Athens, Corsicana, Kaufman, Ennis and...