Hershey Park

  • Blogs

    January 8, 2014

    Two Charged in Bike Trail Rape, Robberies

    Two men have been arrested and charged in connection with a sexual assault and string of robberies on the Terry Hershey Park bike trail. Damontres Darnell Mitchell and Jassan Rashaad Hughes, both 18, are each charged with one count of aggravated sexual assault and two counts of aggravated robbery w ... More >>

  • Blogs

    November 18, 2013

    Petiton Urges Killing Plan to Cut Down Forest in Section of Terry Hershey Park

    Terry Hershey Park is known for its lush wooded areas and the trails that lace through them. But now some locals are worried that it won't stay that way after the Harris County Commissioner's Court authorized a study of the area that points toward the creation of a detention basin for the water down ... More >>

  • Blogs

    March 26, 2013

    Patrick Mies Is Obsessed With The Spartan Death Race. Is That A Bad Thing?

    Patrick Mies II is a very intense individual, the kind who will barely let you get a word in edgewise in a conversation. I have called him to talk about his participation in something called the Spartan Death Race, and I have just inadvertently become a part of his first challenge. Mies, 33, is one ... More >>

  • News

    May 24, 2012

    2012 Summer Guide

    A new minor league baseball team, a new amusement park, the urban wilderness of Buffalo Bayou, food, concerts and plays — Houston, prepare to get your summer on.

  • Blogs

    May 19, 2011

    My Five Favorite Amusement Park Foods

    sorrellsenterprises.comDippinDots.​This summer I'm heading back to the east coast. My "To Visit" list includes small-town diners, Civil War battlegrounds, and amusement parks. Knoebels Grove, Hershey Park, Six Flags: these were the beloved family vacation destinations of my youth. Even though ... More >>

  • Best of Houston

    September 21, 2000