Yearly Archive: 2014

Jul 19

Worth more: One man or an entire city?

A population of 100,000 is substantial. Five states don’t even have one metropolis that large. Some cities that size, like Fargo, North Dakota, are their state’s biggest. Others, like Lansing, Michigan, are state capitals. About 100,000 people live in Rochester, Minnesota, home of the Mayo Clinic. The same goes for Burbank, California and Springfield, Ohio. …

Continue reading »

Permanent link to this article: http://www.easttexasreview.com/worth-more-one-man-or-an-entire-city/

Jul 19

Deadline looms

The deadline is July 31 for Texas families to enroll their newborns in the Texas Tuition Promise Fund® and avoid future increases in tuition and required fees at Texas public colleges and universities. Newborns are children younger than 1 at the time of enrollment. The Texas Tuition Promise Fund — the state’s prepaid college tuition …

Continue reading »

Permanent link to this article: http://www.easttexasreview.com/deadline-looms-3/

Jul 18

Summer Reading Club plans celebrations

The Longview Public Library invites you to join in celebrating the achievements of young local summer readers at Broughton Park located at 801 Martin Luther King Boulevard on Wednesday July 30th from 10:30 am to 12:30 pm. It will be all fun and games with prizes, snacks, fun foam, splash pad, live DJ, dancing and …

Continue reading »

Permanent link to this article: http://www.easttexasreview.com/summer-reading-club-plans-celebrations/

Jul 17

Rangerettes anniversary kick off slated

The Kilgore College Rangerettes will officially kick off the organization’s 75th Anniversary Friday with the announcement of new freshman members. There are 84 “Hopefuls” participating in pre-training this week at the college with the announcement of the 75th Line set for 10 a.m. July 18 behind closed doors in Dodson Auditorium. Pre-training will take place …

Continue reading »

Permanent link to this article: http://www.easttexasreview.com/rangerettes-anniversary-kick-off-slated/

Jul 16

Pinetree Trustee recognized at Leadership TASB

Terre Dunn, a member of the PTISD Board of Trustees, recently was recognized for her completion of the year long Leadership TASB program. Dunn, a former President and Vice-President of the PTISD Board of Trustees and a board member for seven years, was a member of the class of 2014. Leadership TASB, a program sponsored …

Continue reading »

Permanent link to this article: http://www.easttexasreview.com/pinetree-trustee-recognized-at-leadership-tasb/

Jul 15

Summertime = safe time

Summertime. Kids love it and parents dread it. While you want your child to go outdoors and get some fresh air and sun, you also want them to be safe. Summer should be a time for fun, not injury. From 10 a.m to 4 p.m is when the sun’s rays are the strongest, so it’s …

Continue reading »

Permanent link to this article: http://www.easttexasreview.com/summertime-safe-time/

Jul 14

Read contracts carefully before signing

If you always stop to read the fine print before signing anything, congratulations – your parents trained you well. If you don’t, beware: Your signature could commit you to a long-term gym membership you don’t really want, an apartment you can’t afford or worst of all, paying off someone else’s loan you cosigned. Broadly defined, …

Continue reading »

Permanent link to this article: http://www.easttexasreview.com/read-contracts-carefully-before-signing/

Jul 13

What is the golden rule?

What did Jesus mean when he said, “Therefore, whatever you want men to do to you, do also to them”? “If you are mean to someone, then they will start being mean back to you,” says Blain, 7. Brooke, 9, looks to agriculture to interpret the golden rule: “If we plant something good, we get …

Continue reading »

Permanent link to this article: http://www.easttexasreview.com/what-is-the-golden-rule-2/

Older posts «

» Newer posts