Monthly Archive: June 2013

Jun 17

Lone Star State: In honor of fathers

On Father’s Day, dads will be celebrated and thanked for the countless sacrifices they make for their children. Some sacrifices are larger than others, but all are a common part of fatherhood. It is because of these sacrifices that a father holds a special place in his child’s heart. The employees of the Attorney General’s …

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Jun 16

What kind of father are you?

The survey asked, “What kind of father are you? The choiceswere: 1. Authoritative; 2. Controlling; 3. Nurturing; 4. Easy going; and 5. A push-over. I pondered the question as it pertains to me, and came up with a choice that was not included in the survey: All of the above. Fatherhood done right is such …

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Jun 15

Catching Monsanto’s drift: Frankenwheat crops are sprouting like weeds in Oregon.

Bob Dylan once sent a two-word lyric to Ben Harper, a talented songwriter he admired. “Well well,” was the lyric, and Dylan challenged Harper to make a song of it. He did! By adding another “well” to the title, Harper wrote “Well, well, well” — a stinging lament about America’s clean-water well going dry due …

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Jun 14

Texas Bank & Trust bankrolls Habitat for Humanity

The local Texas Bank & Trust has pledged $50,000 to the Long Habitat for Humanity’s Foundations for the Future Capital Campaign. The donation will fund a new facility. “As a community bank we understand that access to safe and affordable housing is vitally important to the strength of any community. There is no better testament …

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Jun 14

Breakfast with brush, berry control

The “Third Tuesday Breakfast and a CEU” program will be held this Tues., June 18, 2013, from 6:45 to 7:45am at the Twin Oaks Country Store Restaurant at 3668 County Road 192E in Kilgore. The topic this month will be “Dewberry, Blackberry and Brush Control.” There is a one-time $10 fee per person that will …

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Jun 13

Local churches, families celebrate graduates

The East Texas Baptist – Longview District Association recently held a Baccalaureate Service for their graduates. The purpose of this service was to embrace the District’s young people. It also served as an encouragement for the graduates to step out in faith, keep God first and He will direct their paths. Furthermore, it was an …

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Jun 13

Denny’s cuts ribbon

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Grand Opening Specials until Sunday, June 16, 2013 Build your own Slam for $2.99 regular $6.49 Burger and Fries for $5 Chicken Fried Steak Dinner with two sides and bread for $5.99 Denny’s is located at 3126 S. Eastman Rd., Longview, TX 903.234.0266

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Jun 12

Triumph through tragedy

advance payday A fierce tornado destroyed his home. Finally, when the rains stopped and floods subsided, he returned to look at the damage. All had been destroyed. His home was gone. His belongings had been washed away. There was little more than the foundation and piles of rubble. But as he stood at the site, …

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