Monthly Archive: August 2013

Aug 22 2013

Great expectations

Good Shepherd Medical Center hosted Great Expectation, Ready, Set, Baby at the Healthy Institutes. The room was full of new moms, local vendors, scrumptious delights of finger foods, and several door prizes. The idea behind GSMC’s Ready, Set Baby is to acquaint new moms about women and children’s offerings at the hospital as well as …

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Aug 21 2013

From everlasting to everlasting

Who better to write of God than “the man of God?” Not only was Psalm 90 written by Moses, but beneath the number of the Psalm and before the verses in the Psalm are the words: “A Prayer of Moses the Man of God.” What a powerful description of a Statesman and a servant-leader of …

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Aug 20 2013

Lone Star State: Merger challenged

Texas Attorney General Greg Abbott announced today that the State of Texas, along with Arizona, Florida, Pennsylvania, Tennessee, Virginia, the District of Columbia and the U.S. Department of Justice, has filed a complaint in federal court challenging the proposed merger between American Airlines and U.S. Airways. Today’s legal action was prompted by the State’s concerns …

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Aug 20 2013

Leadership Longview class announced

The Longview Chamber of Commerce is proud to announce the new members of the Leadership Longview Class of 2013-2014. They are as follows: Martell Armstrong, City of Longview; Dwayne Bennett, Community Healthcore; Allyson Bock, BancorpSouth;  Suzanne Brown, US Steel Tubular Products;  Amy Canton, The Arc of Gregg County;  Jon Cromer, Texas Bank and Trust;  Roy …

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Aug 19 2013

Aging population’s medical needs addressed: Good Shepherd Medical Associates physician attends three-day conference

John C. McDonald, DO, FACOI, Good Shepherd Medical Associates internist, recently attended a three-day intensive course on teaching the core principles of providing medical care to geriatric patients. The Donald W. Reynolds Foundation sponsors scholarships to a Geriatrics Fellowship at the David Griffin School of Medicine at the University of California at Los Angeles. The …

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Aug 18 2013

Why is gossip wrong?

“Knowledge is power, if you know it about the right person,” wrote Ethel Watts. Or, as Ivern Ball quipped, “A small town is a place where there is little to see or do, but what you hear makes up for it.” In small towns or large cities, gossip wreaks havoc wherever it spreads. And it …

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Aug 17 2013

Only the very breast

Longview Regional Medical Center (LRMC), celebrated “World Breastfeeding Month” with a special celebration for parents in our community who support or have supported breastfeeding for children and their families. LRMC is recognized by the Department of State and Health Services as a Texas Ten Step Hospital and Mother Friendly Workplace, which is a program that …

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Aug 16 2013

The devil is in the taxes-My foolproof plan will rescue our society from the sleazy grasp of special-interest politics.

While pretty much everybody agrees that the U.S. tax code is a mess, nobody does anything about it. Oh, politicians talk about doing something, but mainly what they do is make it worse. There’s a reason for this. You. You’re the reason. People, alas, tend to be greedy and selfish and their attitude toward taxation …

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