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Jul 03 2015

FLYING HIGH

Dan Droege, GTBR Chairman and Market President, First Bank & Trust, Longview, Texas

The Great Texas Balloon Race Keeps Soaring To New Heights By Joycelyne Fadojutimi Dan Droege is not only the Market President of First Bank & Trust, he is also the Chairman of the Great Texas Balloon Race, GTBR. Droege is happy about his work at the bank. Most importantly of all, he is very proud …

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Jun 30 2015

Tyler hosts free Fourth of July Celebration

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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 29 2015

Accepting Entries

The City of Tyler’s Liberty Hall is accepting entries for the battle of the bands event, “Rock, Paper, Scissors,” to be held at 8 p.m. on Aug. 1. East Texas bands interested in performing can submit three songs to Liberty Hall for consideration. These recordings may feature any genre of music, but one song must …

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Oct 25 2013

Zombie 5K run, walk slated

The City of Longview Partners in Prevention will sponsor Rising out of the Thicket Zombie 5k Fun Run/ Walk to benefit the Coalition for Drug Free Youth. The undead outbreak will occur on Saturday, October 26 at McWhorter Park, 1000 Toler Road with registration beginning at 8:00 a.m. The run will start at 9 a.m. …

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Oct 03 2013

Improvement talk

District 3 residents started arriving early at Broughton Community Center for the latest town hall meeting. Extra chairs had to be brought in for the bigger-than-expected crowd. These residents aired their concerns as District 3 Councilwoman Kasha Williams, and Mayor Jay Dean paid close attention and gave responses as needed. Jesse Bradley is not new …

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Jul 25 2013

Flying high: Great Texas Balloon Race scheduled, Larry Gatlin and the Gatlin Brothers to perform

July 26 to 28 will mark the 36th year of the Great Texas Balloon Race, but this year Longview and East Texas is having a full week of high flying balloons in the sky because the Balloon Federation of America’s Hot Air Competition Division holds the United States National Championship race in conjunction with the …

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Jun 10 2013

Get hooked: Kids’ Fishing Rodeo

Kids’ Fishing Rodeo will take place on June 22nd at Teague Park Lake. The Rodeo is a timed fishing event from 10-10:45am, with 1st, 2nd, and 3rd place trophies presented at 11am for the most fish caught. The Kid’s Fishing Rodeo is open to kids ages 3-12. Please bring your own fishing pole, bait and …

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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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