Tag Archive: East Texas

Aug 25 2014

TB&T raises $200K

Texas Bank and Trust invited the community out to give Buckner their best shot at the 15th Annual Texas Bank and Trust Sporting Clays Challenge. A total of $204,000 was raised to help support Buckner programs in Longview. “Thank you to everyone who came out and made this year’s sporting clays challenge our most successful …

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Aug 23 2014

City of Longview praised

The weather was dreary, wet and rainy, but the mood was as bright as a cloudless sky as the Great Texas Balloon Race went off with its typical fun and enthusiasm. The sunny dispositions of the locals was especially appealing to the participants. Dr. Janice Sines is a pilot with a group called Balloon Stormers, crewed …

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Aug 22 2014

League Steps Up

For the 21st straight year, the Junior League of Longview (JLL), has provided what all too many local families cannot afford–school supplies. The JLL works to give every local young mind the tools for a successful education. JLL member Kelsey Runge chaired this year’s event, but took no personal credit, instead giving it all to supporters. “First Baptist …

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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 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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Jul 29 2014

Cattle rustler arrested

Shelby County resident Hollie Neal Farris, 53, was arrested July 21 on a charge of felony theft of livestock. He was released after posting a $4000 bond. Texas and Southwestern Cattle Raisers Association, TSCRA Special Ranger Larry Hand collaborated with Shelby County Sheriff’s Department investigators Kevin Windham, D.J. Dickerson and Constable Stanley Burgay in the …

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Jul 28 2014

Future CEOs shout YEA

The Longview Chamber of Commerce has begun taking applications for the Young Entrepreneurs Academy (YEA!) autumn 2014 semester. This year-long program walks middle and high school students through the processes of establishing and then running their own businesses or social movements. All students grades 6-12 are invited to enroll in YEA! While at the academy …

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Jul 11 2014

Junior League of Longview slates school supply train

Although the hot days of summer are still with us, school days will be here soon. This means that students and parents are beginning their annual search for school supplies and uniforms. The Junior League of Longview, Inc. is once again teaming up with Buckner Children and Family Services, First Baptist Church of Longview, and …

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