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Aug 28 2014

Clean-up goes south

Beautification says much about a community. Therefore, when major thorough fares are frequently full of litter, it not only becomes an eyesore, but stifles progress in every sense. For this reason, Longview Metro Chamber of Commerce, LMCC has adopted High Street and Martin Luther King Boulevard. Historic evidence shows that remarkable community development is achieved …

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Aug 26 2014

LANDMARKS OF LONGVIEW: Gregg County Historical Museum slates an architectural home tour

The Gregg County Historical Museum is proud to present the 15th Annual Landmarks of Longview Architectural Tour. In honor of the spirit of generosity from longtime Gregg County and Longview contributor, this year’s Heritage Award will be presented to Linda Ryan Thomas. This year, our tour will also recognize, in memoriam, the inspirational founder of …

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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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Jul 23 2014

Diabetes: County Extension to offer class series

For those who have been diagnosed with Type 2 diabetes or who have had it for a while but have trouble understanding what to eat or how to keep up with their reading, the Gregg County Extension Office has a program designed to help. “Do Well, Be Well” with diabetes is a nine-lesson program that …

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Jun 21 2014

UTT and KC dive into nursing

The University of Texas at Tyler (UTT) and Kilgore College (KC) have embarked on what they call the Roadmap to Success Program. This is part of a new partnership initiative aiming to expand opportunities for student success in the Gregg County area. UTT President Rodney H. Mabry explained the objectives of this project. “Our nursing …

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Jun 11 2014

Wellness Ed Program

Finding reliable resources of health and wellness information can be a challenge.  Since 1906, Texas A&M AgriLife Extension Service has provided Texans with guidance in various health areas and is now training volunteers to provide more communities with the education and tools needed for healthy living. The Master Wellness Volunteer Initiative is an AgriLife Extension …

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