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Aug 15 2014

KC grabs grant

Kilgore College’s (KC) President Dr. Bill Holda has revealed that his school has accepted $60,000 in grant money from the Annie B. Laird Foundation. This money is to be used to fund renovations including instructional equipment for the newly opened KC Health Science Center located in the Laird Memorial Hospital building. The newly equipped Health …

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Aug 14 2014

Win this sports car

Calling on all sports car lovers to buy raffle tickets and probably drive home a 1974 red “Stingray” Corvette The Boys and Girls Club of Gregg County received a machine many people will like to drive. It is a 1974 “Stingray” t-top with a beautiful red paint job. Even more, it has the original 350-v8-195hp …

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Aug 13 2014

Renovation, construction starts soon

Renovation and construction at the Tyler Public Library will commence Aug. 11, 2014. Construction is expected to be completed by mid-October. The Library will remain open during the renovation and will observe normal hours. The Library is open Monday through Thursday 10 a.m. to 7 p.m.; Friday 10 a.m. to 6 p.m.; Saturday 10 a.m. …

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Aug 08 2014

Shoe drive slated

Buckner International and 89.5 KVNE and 91.3 KGLY invite the East Texas community to collect new shoes with Shoes for Orphan Souls® to benefit local low income children as they prepare to go back to school. The shoes collected during this drive will be distributed to children at the annual School Supply Train hosted by …

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Jun 09 2014

Bracelets to feed the hungry

Rice Elementary School fourth-grader, Kiymiya Lamea, enjoys creating beautiful bracelets and headbands made of colorful rubber bands, as do a lot of girls her age. Girls typically wear their bracelets or trade them for bracelets their friends have made. However, Kiymiya has different plans for her bracelets that include feeding the hungry through the East …

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Jun 04 2014

Foundation award colleges

  Representatives from Kilgore College, Northeast Texas Community College (NTCC) and Texarkana College recently met on the NTCC campus in Mount Pleasant to receive a $200,000 grant from the Texas Pioneer Foundation. The three colleges were awarded the money to support the creation of a consortium to promote student success and college efficiency by upgrading to a new student information computer system. These colleges share the challenge of upgrading …

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Dec 13 2013

Organizations Collaborate for Stuff-A-Bus Food Drive

East Texans are invited to help “Stuff-A-Bus” with non-perishable food items as part of a coordinated community food drive effort. Longview Transit, in partnership with Longview ISD, Pine Tree ISD, and Spring Hill ISD, will conduct the Stuff-A-Bus Food Drive benefiting Longview Community Ministries, Hiway 80 Rescue Mission, and Newgate Mission. Buses will be located …

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Nov 21 2013

Jack in the Box® Launches Donation Drives

Jack in the Box® Launches Donation Drives Benefitting The Salvation Army and Operation Homefront   Austin, Waco, Killeen, Bryan, College Station, Tyler and Temple, Texas, November 4, 2013 — At a time when most folks start planning for their families’ Thanksgiving celebrations, local Jack in the Box® restaurants are launching Jack’s Giving Donation Drive, to …

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