Monthly Archive: January 2013

Jan 22 2013

Tax Trickery

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Hucksters target local churches, seniors with promises of stimulus money. Texas Attorney General Greg Abbott recently issued a warning to avoid using Syam Tax Services pending his department’s investigation of this business for a tax fraud scheme. Court documents now reveal how Syam used recruiters to canvass churches and senior centers throughout East Texas in …

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Jan 20 2013

ETMC unveils new helicopters

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The East Texas Medical Center Regional Healthcare System unveiled today two new emergency transport helicopters, valued at over $9 million, to provide patients in East Texas with critical, fast access to the region’s only level 1 trauma center at ETMC Tyler. The Eurocopter, EC135 P2+ helicopters will be stationed at ETMC Tyler and Titus Regional …

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Jan 17 2013

Major Legislation Unveiled

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MAJOR LEGISLATION UNVEILED THIS WEEK Senators this week filed bills dealing with two major issues facing the Legislature this session; the budget and rising health care costs.  SB 1, the preliminary budget bill authored by Finance Committee Chairman Tommy Williams of the Woodlands, was filed Monday.   This starting point for the final budget the Senate …

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Jan 15 2013

Texas Senate Releases Budget Proposal

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TEXAS SENATE RELEASES BUDGET PROPOSAL The state would spend $88.9 billion to cover services over the next two years under a preliminary budget released Monday.  Senate Bill 1, announced at a press conference by Lt. Gov. David Dewhurst along with Finance Committee Chair Tommy Williams and Vice Chair Juan “Chuy” Hinojosa, sets a baseline budget …

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Jan 14 2013

Terrific Thursday:Cash for Kids

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According the Longview Public Library this viagra without prescription month’s “Terrific Thursday” event will feature their friends from Texas Bank & Trust. The Library is inviting all children ages 5-12 to a fun program that teaches about money and how to manage it. The Library is promising a fun online cash advance activity. This will …

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Jan 10 2013

AT&T Supports Forest Initiative

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Tyler mayor one step closer to goal of 5,000 trees in five years Thanks to a $2,000 donation from AT&T, Tyler Mayor Barbara Bass is 30 trees closer to reaching her goal of planting 5,000 trees in five years. “AT&T is pleased to be able to support this effort to maintain and grow Tyler’s urban …

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Jan 10 2013

Healthy Habits

  Young leader discusses the importance of exercise, diet. Raileigh Levingston attends Hudson Pep Elementary School. Besides looking forward to going to middle school, she is learning the importance of a healthy weight. Consequently, one of her New Year resolutions is to exercise, eat right and lose 10 pounds. Hudson Pep is already ahead of …

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Jan 04 2013

Promoting Harmony

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Andrea Mayo and Cissy Ward to be honored for standing against prejudice and promoting racial understanding.   The Unity and Diversity Committee of Longview’s Partners in Prevention will honor Andrea Mayo and Cissy Ward as recipients of 2013 Unity Honors. Locals who have significantly contributed to racial equality and harmony in the community are recognized at the annual Unity Honors Luncheon. Since coming …

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