Yearly Archive: 2014

Aug 19 2014

Following your moves

By now, you’ve probably heard about the Big Three credit bureaus (Equifax, Experian and TransUnion), which monitor your financial history and issue credit reports and credit scores to potential lenders. But did you know that there are dozens of other specialty consumer reporting agencies that track your history for activities that may not appear on …

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Aug 18 2014

TISD receives award

The Tyler Independent School District received the Certificate of Achievement for Excellence in Financial Reporting for its fiscal year ending August 31, 2013. The award is given by the Government Finance Officers Association of the United States and Canada. This is the 11th year the District has received the award for its Comprehensive Annual Financial …

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Aug 17 2014

What is the lesson of Gideon and his 300-man army?

“Gideon used fire because the electricity ran out. God said blow the horns and crash real big, and he would give them electricity,” says Weston, 4. I’m sure Gideon and his band of 300 would be surprised to know they solved Israel’s energy crisis in the late 11th century B.C. The problem in Gideon’s day, …

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Aug 17 2014

Teachers invited to attend ‘Arts Kick Off’ event

As area teachers gear up for upcoming school year, they are invited to attend the first-ever Region 7 Kick Off for the Arts event August 20 from 8:30 a.m. to 4 p.m. at the Region 7 Education Service Center located at 1909 N. Longview St. in Kilgore. Region 7 ESC, in partnership with Young Audiences …

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Aug 16 2014

A ticket to Sarah Palin’s funhouse

I figured the Texas lineup of Sen. Ted Cruz, Gov. Rick Perry, and a carnival sideshow of far-right Congress critters assured my state the glory of being the hands-down winner of the 2014 blue-ribbon prize for “Goofiest Politicos in America.” But now, a former winner has surged from obscurity to become the frontrunner. Yes, folks, …

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Aug 16 2014

March-A-Thon arriving: Red Raiders Marching Band prepares for annual march

The award-winning Robert E. Lee Red Raider Marching Band is preparing for their fourth annual March-A-Thon this week. The 2014 REL Band will parade through the neighborhoods surrounding Golden Road Park in Tyler. The five mile route will begin on the south side of Golden Road Park on McDonald Road and will end at Moore …

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Aug 15 2014

KC grabs grant

Kilgore College’s (KC) President Dr. Bill Holda has revealed that his school has accepted $60,000 in grant money from the Annie B. Laird Foundation. This money is to be used to fund renovations including instructional equipment for the newly opened KC Health Science Center located in the Laird Memorial Hospital building. The newly equipped Health …

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Aug 14 2014

Win this sports car

Calling on all sports car lovers to buy raffle tickets and probably drive home a 1974 red “Stingray” Corvette The Boys and Girls Club of Gregg County received a machine many people will like to drive. It is a 1974 “Stingray” t-top with a beautiful red paint job. Even more, it has the original 350-v8-195hp …

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