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Jan 29 2014

Heritage scholarship competition to break record Saturday

   LeTourneau University expects a record number of top high school students to compete for full-tuition scholarships in its annual Heritage Scholarship Competition Friday and Saturday, Jan. 24-25, on the university’s Longview campus.    Approximately 126 of the best and brightest high school students spanning the globe will compete in the invitation-only event.  Ten full-tuition …

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Jul 30 2013

Depending on the kindness of strangers:The only sure result of Detroit’s bankruptcy is that armies of lawyers will make bales of money

  The other shoe finally dropped in Detroit. The once-proud city — variously known as “Motown,” “the Arsenal of Democracy,” and “the City of Champions” — filed for bankruptcy. There’s a local effort to head off the filing, but most people don’t think it will get anywhere. Detroit’s the largest American city ever to do …

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Jul 24 2013

Dogging it for the 4th

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Dale Lessenberry Longview Cable market place coordinator bragged on Michael Santellano, a coworker and contestant at the City of Longview July the 4th Media Hot Dog Eating contest. “He is pre-qualified,” Lessenberry said. “He ate 10 hot dogs in 24 minutes and 14 seconds.” However, Richard Yeakley of Longview News Journal demolished Santellano’s qualifications when …

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May 30 2013

PTHS CHAMPS: Academic UIL team returns home with state awards

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Students in the Pine Tree High School UIL Academic Team returned to Longview this week from the Austin State competition with accolades and awards. The Calculator team won the First Place 4A award for state. Members of the team are Amanda Wallin, Beth Jones, Davin Siu, and Lindsey Sutton. Amanda Wallin placed 1st as an …

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May 01 2013

Kids Fishing Rodeo to take place on June 22

Kid’s Fishing Rodeo will take place on June 22nd at Teague Park Lake. The Rodeo is a timed fishing event starting at 10 a.m. until 10:45am, with 1st, 2nd, and 3rd place trophies presented at 11am for the most fish caught. cheap software downloads oem Fishing is open to children ages 3-12. Please bring your …

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Apr 08 2013

Dalton Days looms

Longview’s annual Dalton Days will have extra fire power this year, when it returns to the Longview Rodeo Arena on April 13 from 9am-2pm. This year’s event features the return of the Cowboy Mounted Shooting Association and its fast-riding, fast-shooting competition. The Gregg County Historical Museum presents Dalton Days each year, with re-enactments of the …

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Mar 20 2012

Region 7 to hold 4th Annual Citizen Bee competition

Region 7 Education Service Center will hold the 4th Annual Regional Citizen Bee Competition on March 23, 2012, from 8:30am to 12:00pm, at their location in Kilgore. Six schools bringing over 30 students will begin taking a written, timed test at 9-9:30am, break from 9:30-9:45am and then start oral rounds. Student interviews will be allowed …

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Feb 21 2012

Artists earn trip to state

Two Longview High School art students have qualified to put their work against some of the best in the state, after winning All-Region and All-Area honors recently at a competition in Whitehouse. Another 19 students brought home All-Region medals – all receiving superior ratings from the judges. “As you can imagine, these students worked incredibly …

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