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UT Tyler Accounting Professor Earns State ‘Outstanding Educator’ Award

Dr. Veronda Willis, associate professor of accounting at The University of Texas at Tyler, is a 2016 recipient of the Texas Society of Certified Public Accountants’ Outstanding Accounting Educator Award, Dr. James Lumpkin, College of Business and Technology dean, announced. The statewide award honors Texans who have demonstrated excellence in teaching and who have distinguished …

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What Will You Do When You See God? (Part 1)

By Carey Kinsolving  “When I see God, I will give him a big hug,” says Whitney. “Then I will go say ‘hi’ to all the people in Bible times. Then I will ask him everything I ask my parents that they can’t answer.”  Whitney, I’m sure your parents will rejoice with you.  “I will fall down …

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Tourney Keeps City Beautiful

Keep Longview Beautiful held its first fund raising golf tournament this week at the Pinecrest Country Club golf course.  Kim Droege, executive director of Keep Longview Beautiful is very ecstatic about the event. “I was blessed to have so many community partners support our nonprofit during our first golf tournament.  It was the perfect day …

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County Employees Recognized

The Smith County Veteran Services Office can now add counseling to the services it provides veterans.  Smith County Veteran Services Officer Mike Roark and Assistant Veteran Services Officers Andrea Odom and Colt Webb were recently certified as Certified Peer Specialists. After undergoing a 40-hour training course and passing a required test, they are now peer-to-peer …

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Cold And Flu Season For The Workplace

By Mechele Mills  As temperatures continue to drop, cold and flu season will be upon us before you know it. The close quarters of the many office allow for an environment where coworkers can easily spread germs.  The Center for Disease Control (CDC) advises that the best way to prevent seasonal flu is to get …

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Child Predators Caught

The Texas Attorney General’s Child Exploitation Unit and Fugitive Apprehension Unit collaborated with the Rockwall County Sheriff’s Office to arrest eight child predators for Online Solicitation of a Minor. A second degree felony punishable by two to twenty years in prison. The suspects in custody are: Ashvin Ranpariya, 34 Cody Elvis Wayne Summers, 27 Justin …

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