Alice is the Jim Wells County seat. It was established in 1888. First it was called Bandana, then Kleberg and finally Alice after Alice Gertrudis King Kleberg, the daughter of Richard King, who established the King Ranch.
Jose de Escandon Father of South Texas.
South Texas Museum.
Rialto Theatre Celebrating Golden Cinemas Opened as the Alice Theatre in 1948. It got the Rialto name during a later remodel.