This town was established by L.S. Harris and R.E. Cartlege, Confederate veterans who named the site for Robert E. Lee. The old Coke County Jail is listed in the National Register of Historic Places. At 601 Chadbourne. For tours, call 325/453-2169. Recreational activities include facilities at E.V. Spence Reservoir. Other activities include the nine-hole Mountain Creek Golf Course, county parks and seasonal hunting. Five birding sites in the area are listed on the Panhandle Plains Wildlife Trail map.