Tag Archive: celebrity

Aug 25 2014

I am not Sybrina Fulton

My 15-year-old son is a hulking 6’6. He wears a hoodie and listens to hip hop. But I’ve never had to explain to him that his neighbors might find him threatening. I’ve never told him that police officers might assume that if he’s hanging out on the sidewalks of our city he’s up to no …

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Mar 29 2014

CASA to host Blue Jeans & Ball Gowns fundraiser

East Texas CASA will host its annual Blue Jeans & Ball Gowns fundraiser at 7 p.m., Saturday, March 29, at the Maude Cobb Convention Center and Activity Complex in Longview. This year’s fundraiser will feature the popular “Dancing with the Stars” event  with local celebrity dancers including: ·         Judge Alfonso & Melissa Charles, ·         Judge Tim …

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Feb 21 2012

That’s what friends are for

By Susan Estrich Here we go again: a tragedy in the music world, a tragedy waiting to happen that did. Disturbing headlines before and after leave us scratching our heads and asking why. On the days before her death, Whitney Houston was disheveled, dressed in clothes that didn’t match, hair dripping with water or sweat, …

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