Category Archive: Arts & Culture

Mar 13 2015

Art Exhibit Slated

The next exhibition at The University of Texas at Tyler Meadows Gallery is ‘Dovetails,’ beginning on Monday, March 16, Ray Sikes, gallery coordinator announced. The public exhibition features UT Tyler professor of art James R. Pace and UT Tyler alumna Philana Oliphant. A reception and gallery talk will be 6 – 7:30 p.m. on Wednesday, …

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Feb 14 2015

Poverty: Not A State Of Mind

By Julianne Malveaux NNPA Columnist The racial differential in the poverty rate is staggering. Last time I checked, about 12 percent people in the United States, one in eight people are poor. Depending on race and ethnicity, however, poverty is differently experienced. Fewer than one in 10 Whites are poor; more than one in four …

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Dec 10 2014

PTISD Art Students Awarded

Pine Tree High School brought home four awards in the Adopt A School Partnership of Longview Art of Character Contest.  This year’s event received over 30 entries with 13 being named finalists. Pine Tree students were recognized in the following ​categories: Graphic Art – 1st place, Ravyn Teel Graphic Art – 2nd place, Michael Newman …

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Nov 12 2014

Too Stressed to be Blessed

“We fail to see our blessings because we are blinded by the stress to obtain more things.”     Story By James Clingman/NNPA Columnist Black folks lead the nation in church-going, praise-dancing, shouting, call-and-response, and “whoopin.” We like to “get our church on” and feel good while doing so. We do our holy dances and …

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Oct 08 2014

Deadline Nears: “Against All Odds” to open

Gallery Main Street is accepting entries into the jury process for its upcoming “Against All Odds” art exhibit now through Friday, Oct. 10. “Against All Odds” will be the last exhibit of 2014 for the gallery, which is managed by the City of Tyler Main Street Department in cooperation with the volunteers of the Downtown …

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Oct 07 2014

PTISD Choir Students Selected

Pine Tree Independent School District is proud to announce the following students have been selected to the All Region Choir. The all region choir concert will take place in Mt. Pleasant on November 1. Soprano 1 1st chair: Katie White 10th chair: Savannah Harrold 14th chair: Shelby Smith 15th chair: Cyndi Ponton Soprano 2 6th …

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Sep 19 2014

LANDMARKS OF LONGVIEW: Architectural Tour Coming

The Gregg County Historical Museum is proud to present the 15th Annual Landmarks of Longview Architectural Home Tour September 20th and 21st from 1pm – 5pm.  In honor of the spirit of generosity from longtime Gregg County and Longview contributor, this year’s Heritage Award will be presented to Linda Ryan Thomas. This year, our tour will …

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Mar 22 2013

CASA Blue Jeans, Ball Gowns to feature celebrity dancer competition

Lauren Parish and Ryan Allgood East Texas Court Appointed Special Advocate (CASA) is excited to host its second annual fundraiser “Blue Jeans and Ball Gowns” on Saturday, March 23. The highlight of this evening of fun, food and entertainment is the celebrity dance competition. Following a dance, the winning couple is chosen by popular vote, …

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