Monthly Archive: September 2011

Sep 21 2011

Citywide cleanup on October 1

The City of Longview and Keep Longview Beautiful will host the Citywide Cleanup and Tire Recycling on Saturday, Oct. 1, 2011. The purpose of the events is to encourage residents to beautify the Longview community by removing litter and eliminating junk tires. According to Community Relations Coordinator Mary Jane Burnett, “The Citywide Cleanup is a …

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Sep 21 2011

Community Chorus wants you

The East Texas Community Chorus is still accepting singers through September 30. “We are looking for people high school age and up who love to sing in a large chorus with other choral enthusiasts,” said Jim Taylor, KC’s director of choral activities. The ETCC is preparing for a Christmas concert, set for 7:30 p.m. Dec. …

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Sep 21 2011

Library to hold workshop

Beginning Tuesday, October 20, the Tyler Public Library will offer scrap-bookers and card-makers a chance to expand their experience with the art of rubber-stamping, embellishing and card-making under the direction of a professional designer. The ArtCards classes will continue every other Tuesday, from 10:30 a.m. to noon, in October and November. Dates for the fall …

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Sep 21 2011

Senior Center to host dance

The Tyler Senior Center will host a “Sincerely, Patsy Cline” dance Sept. 30 from 7-9:30pm The dance will be held at the Senior Center, located at 1915 Garden Valley Rd. The dance is for Tyler residents 55 and over and will feature Allison Pharr, the singer/actress who portrayed Patsy in July’s production of “Always, Patsy …

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Sep 21 2011

Walk to End Alzheimer’s

The Alzheimer’s Association’s Walk to End Alzheimer’s a united movement to reclaim the future for millions brought out families and friends to the LeTourneau University campus in Longview for this famed annual event. The Walk raises awareness and funds needed to fight Alzheimer’s disease. Alzheimer’s Association Walk to End Alzheimer’s participants walked one mile and …

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Sep 21 2011

More people accept a vending machine god

By William Cripe Sr. The news release stated, several chandeliers were hanging from the ceiling lighting up a plush 5,000-seat auditorium. “A lady scrolls down the screen of her tablet PC as she reads the Bible along with the rest of the congregation, a huge diamond-encrusted ring shining on her finger.” “A water fountain hisses …

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Sep 20 2011

Heroes of the Republic

By Donald Kaul Stephen Colbert, every liberal’s favorite mock conservative, has taken to calling his viewers “heroes” as he exhorts them to contribute to his Super PAC. What’s a Super PAC you ask? Good question. It’s a money-laundering device that allows individuals, corporations, and unions to give unlimited amounts of money to a political group, …

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Sep 20 2011

Does the GOP hate women?

By Martha Burk After suffering through several un-presidential GOP debates, I’m struck by the amount of anti-woman rhetoric spewing from the candidates. Although none of them dares utter the W word — unless it’s part of the phrase “our men and women in uniform” — it’s pretty easy to see what their views are on …

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