Category Archive: News/Features

Sep 23 2016

City of Tyler welcomes new Fire Chief

After a five month search, the City of Tyler has selected David Coble of Fort Worth, Texas, as the new fire chief and will officially start this position on Nov. 7. Coble served as the executive assistant fire chief for Fort Worth for the past seven years and was the acting fire chief for most …

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Sep 23 2016

Water Quality Continues to be Compliant

Tyler Water Utilities continues to improve drinking water quality, as testing results from ongoing monitoring show. The latest readings from all eight sampling sites are below the maximum contaminant level threshold of 60 parts per billion (ppb) for haloacetic acids. After customers received notice of the exceedance of haloacetic acids in the drinking water last …

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Sep 22 2016

What to Expect in the First Debate

By Ben Shapiro Thanks to the nomination of volatile reality television star Donald Trump, the first presidential debate between Trump and the soporific Hillary Clinton is widely expected to draw record numbers. With the polls knotted up and the swing states in heavy contention, conventional wisdom says that the debate will be exciting, a bloodletting …

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Sep 22 2016

Tyler home to State Tree

The City of Tyler is now recognized as home to the Texas Champion bluejack oak tree (Quercus incana) and is currently awaiting possible National Champion status. This recognition is given to the largest known specimen of its species in the State of Texas. The specific bluejack oak is located in Lindsey Park and was found …

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Sep 22 2016

Exhibit to feature Mexican Folk Art

The Tyler Museum of Art (TMA) and Hispanic Professionals Association of Tyler (HPAT) are teaming up for a special week long exhibition showcasing signature pieces from the TMA’s vast collection of Mexican folk art, as part of the local community’s celebration of National Hispanic Heritage Month. The exhibition will feature a display of more than …

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Sep 22 2016

Author Meet and Greet

The Friends of the Tyler Public Library is proud to announce that inspirational romance writer Becky Wade will be at the Tyler Public Library showcasing several of her books in the lobby on Sept. 24 from 1 to 4 p.m. The public is invited to meet the author and purchase copies of Undeniably Yours, A …

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Sep 22 2016

KC Small Business Development Center to offer QUICKBOOKS for Small Business Owners

By Joycelyne Fadojutimi The Kilgore College Small Business Development Center (KCSBDC) is hosting two hands-on QuickBooks courses tailored for small business owners and their managers. The courses are titled QUICKBOOKS for Small Business Owners and Managers (LEVEL 1 and LEVEL 2) as part of the fall semester’s curriculum. Both courses are CEU Certified, and students …

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Sep 22 2016

No More Sleeping Through the Alarm, and Other Favorite Tips

By Mary Hunt Surprise! Today, instead of sharing tips you’ve sent to me, I’ve decided to hog the entire column to share some of my own. Several of these are oldies, but goodies, while others are recent discoveries. I do love great tips. CELLPHONE ALARM VOLUME BOOSTER. If you’re a heavy sleeper and have trouble …

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