Yearly Archive: 2012

Jul 21 2012

ArtsView to perform

Join the Longview Public Library in the Moeschle Room on Friday, July 27th and be are entertained by the talented children’s choir at ArtsView Children’s Theatre. These talented kids, ages 6 through 8, will be singing and performing at 10:30 am. Space is limited so go early.

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Jul 21 2012

District adjusts school day start, end times for 2012-13

Longview ISD school days will start and end at different times in 2012-13 in an effort to reduce school bus wait times. Elementary classes will start 15 minutes earlier, but will also end in time for buses to deliver elementary students to their homes – and be ready and waiting for middle and high school …

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Jul 21 2012

City of Tyler volunteers give 4,989 hours

The Volunteer Tyler program is proud to announce that city volunteers have donated 4,989 hours back to their community. “Our goal for the program was to reach 5,000 volunteer hours by the end of the fiscal year,” said Breanna Hoard, volunteer coordinator. “We are on track to far surpass this benchmark and hit 6,000 hours …

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Jul 21 2012

Tyler Film Festival looms

A July 28 launch party for filmmakers and film aficionados will kick off efforts leading toward the second annual Downtown Tyler “Show Us Your Shorts” Film festival. The event is set for 6 to 8 p.m. at Gallery Main Street at 110 W. Erwin. Filmmakers, supporters of independent films, potential volunteers and sponsors are all …

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Jul 21 2012

UT Tyler Patriot Classic sets record

The University of Texas at Tyler Patriot Classic raised $177, 205.55 to benefit the university’s scholarship program, President Rodney H. Mabry announced. This is the largest amount raised in the 26-year history of the fundraiser, which includes the annual UT Tyler Suddenlink Million Dollar Hole-in-One Contest and the Patriot Golf Classic. Organizers presented UT Tyler …

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Jul 21 2012

Innovation Academy comes to town

The University of Texas at Tyler and Longview Chamber of Commerce officials recently held a ribbon cutting ceremony for the university’s charter school in Longview. The UT Tyler Innovation Academy, a university charter school with campuses in Tyler, Longview and Palestine, will focus on developing, implementing and disseminating new and promising practices in education. The …

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Jul 21 2012

A new kind of scrutiny on the campaign trail

Undercover liars with cameras shouldn’t get to destroy political candidates with impunity. By Jason Salzman It used to be that journalists would join major candidates on the campaign trail, following them from coffee shops to parades and beyond as they tried to woo supporters and votes. Reporters would record how a candidate might change his …

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Jul 21 2012

Shameless tax loopholes

Sen. Lindsey Graham says tax-avoiding gimmicks are “American.” By William A. Collins Don’t just hang Your head and moan, Buy a loophole Of your own. One intriguing aspect of today’s taxation debate is that it’s so shameless. Republican leaders aren’t embarrassed in the slightest to shill for the rich. Consider this gem from Sen. Lindsey …

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