Tag Archive: celebration

Sep 05 2015

Red Oak Missionary Baptist Church Receives Texas Historical Marker


The Texas Historical Commission (THC) has recognized Red Oak Missionary Baptist Church as a significant part of Texas history by awarding it an Official Texas historical Marker. The designation honors Red Oak as an important and educational part of local history. A dedication ceremony to commemorate the event will be held at the church, 2717 …

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Sep 05 2015

“Century of Women” Exhibit Comes to Library

Art Festival

As part of the Art of Peace – Tyler festival, the Soka Gakkai International traveling exhibit, “Century of Women,” will make a stop at the Tyler Public Library from Sept. 13 through 20.  The exhibit is part of the peace-making initiative, Victory Over Violence, which was created by the youth of Soka Gakkai International – …

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Sep 02 2015

Breaking Poverty

Front: Pam Whitehead, Carmisha Mayfield, Shay Davis. Back: Karen Turner, B.R. Whitehead, Natasha Bush, Jessica Green, Latoya Lockett

Story and photo by Joycelyne Fadojutimi/ETR The problem of poverty is complex and more so in rural areas like east Texas. According to Center for American progress, there are more women in poverty then men in America and all over the world. Currently 37 million women are living in poverty in America, the richest country …

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Jul 18 2015

Early Childhood Educators Graduate, Receive Accreditation

Workforce Solutions East Texas (WSET) in partnership with Champions for Children hosted a graduation for 53 child care professionals receiving their Child Development Associate (CDA) Credential on Thursday. The CDA Credential is the most widely recognized credential in early childhood education and is a key stepping stone on the path of career advancement in early …

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Jun 30 2015

Tyler hosts free Fourth of July Celebration


The City of Tyler will host the annual Fourth of July Fireworks Show at Lindsey Park again this year. The FREE fireworks show will be July 4 at 9 p.m. Grab your friends and family for some Independence Day fun! Make sure to carpool to ease traffic congestion. Lindsey Park is located at 12566 Spur …

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Jun 07 2013

Juneteenth Celebration scheduled

Broughton Recreation Center will host its annual Juneteenth Celebration on Saturday, June 15. The event will include a parade in the morning and activities in the park in the afternoon. A fun run is also in the works as part of the festivities. For more information on getting involved in this event, contact Broughton Recreation …

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Jul 18 2012

Public invited to community celebration for ‘new’ ETMC Henderson

Area residents of all ages are invited to attend a community celebration and dedication of the “new” East Texas Medical Center Henderson, Sunday, July 22, from 1 to 3 p.m. “We are inviting the public to join us as we celebrate the completion of the hospital renovation project – a major step in fostering viagra …

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Jan 11 2012

MLK Citywide celebration slated

In honor of the life and legacy of Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr., The MLK Planning Committee, City of Longview, and other community sponsors will present the annual MLK Citywide Celebration with events planned leading up to Monday, January 16. Under the theme “The Dream, From the Community to the World,” several events have been …

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