Category Archive: Entertainment

Jan 10 2015

A Corporate Coup in College Football

Instead of sponsors bringing the games to us, bowl games now bring us to the sponsors. By  Jim Hightower Growing up in Texas, I learned that God and guns were important, but football — well, football was the real religion. So I can understand the hyperbolic exuberance of a radio hypester in Montgomery, Alabama, who …

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Jan 03 2015

Liberty Hall

Linda Davis and friends return Singer/songwriters Linda Davis, Lang Scott and Bill Whyte will perform an “Evening in the Round” at Liberty Hall on Jan. 9 at 8 p.m. Linda Davis, a Carthage, Texas native, has a unique ability to interpret songs that has made her a Nashville favorite and earned her a record deal …

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Jan 02 2015

Selma

A monumental achievement By Dwight Brown/NNPA R.I.P. Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. Your story has been told. Your legacy passed on. Your strategies for non-violent demonstrations shared. Your ability to change hearts, minds, and laws has been well-documented. Selma, in the most inspiring way, relays MLK’s state of grace. It is a worthy homage befitting …

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Jan 01 2015

Happy New Year!!

Thank you East Texas for all of your support! We look forward to serving you in 2015. Have a prosperous new year! Share:

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Dec 06 2014

The Black Athlete: A Shoutout to the Athletes You Don’t Read About

Story By Omar Tyree NNPA Columnist It seems like we’ve been hearing these classic, “Hi, Mom,” shot-outs from college and professional athletes forever. They look straight into the television cameras on the sidelines after a big play and let it fly. But as a proud father of two teenage sons who have participated in multiple …

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Nov 05 2014

For Profit Online Colleges Flunk Common Sense

ITT Technical Institute, CEO Kevin Monday earned $8.76 million in 2012. DeVry University President Daniel Hamburger earned $6.4 million in 2012. The Apollo Group, which includes the University of Phoenix, paid Gregory Cappelli $4.54 million in 2013, and the Chairman Emeritus received nearly $7 million each year in 2012 and 2013.         …

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Oct 31 2014

Shooting Stars

Story by. LaDana Moore Bramlette Elementary School students had an exciting afternoon when they stepped into their school cafeteria. Buffy Coleman who played for the Harlem Wizards was visiting their school. During his visit students not only watched famous Wizard basketball tricks, but learned life lessons as well in support of red ribbon week. He …

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Oct 02 2014

Sailing Season

The Longview High School (LHS) Lobos set a record by scoring 56 points in the first half alone in their conference opener with the Pine Tree Pirates. By the time the contest mercifully ended, LHS had ripped off a 66-13 victory in a very silent Pirate Stadium. Most of the fans were gone by halftime. Despite playing …

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