Category Archive: Education

Aug 01 2014

Taking care of pets

Sometimes it feels as if there are dogs everywhere in Longview. For example, on Mobberly Avenue, it is common to see young people and adults walking with their dogs. Other times, stray dogs are walking or running on the street looking for food or scraps to eat. This week, Campers at Broughton Recreation Center learned …

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Jul 23 2014

Diabetes: County Extension to offer class series

For those who have been diagnosed with Type 2 diabetes or who have had it for a while but have trouble understanding what to eat or how to keep up with their reading, the Gregg County Extension Office has a program designed to help. “Do Well, Be Well” with diabetes is a nine-lesson program that …

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Jul 21 2014

Texas A&M awarded

The Texas Workforce Commission (TWC) has awarded a $4.5 million, two-year contract for its new Texas Research-based Adult Instruction Network Professional Development Consortium (TRAIN PD) to the Texas Center for the Advancement of Literacy and Learning (TCALL) in the College of Education and Human Development at Texas A&M University. TRAIN PD is an innovative approach …

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Jul 19 2014

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 …

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Jul 18 2014

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 …

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Jul 17 2014

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 …

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Jul 16 2014

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 …

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Jul 11 2014

Junior League of Longview slates school supply train

Although the hot days of summer are still with us, school days will be here soon. This means that students and parents are beginning their annual search for school supplies and uniforms. The Junior League of Longview, Inc. is once again teaming up with Buckner Children and Family Services, First Baptist Church of Longview, and …

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