Tag Archive: kid

Jun 10

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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May 09

Arts abound: Experience Downtown Longview differently with AlleyFest

AlleyFest 2013, a 3-day street festival, kicks off Friday, May 9 in Downtown Longview and runs through Sunday the 11th. Sponsored by One Hundred Acres of Heritage Main Street, this year’s 3-day street festival is bringing AlleyFest back to its roots featuring all Texas bands as part of MusicFest 2013. This year’s lineup includes Westbound …

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Apr 27

The baby-faced bomber

Sometimes a picture speaks volumes. Sometimes it’s outright deceptive. The picture of “Bomber No. 2” didn’t look a bit like a mass murderer. A sweet-faced college kid, the former lifeguard, the nice young man described by classmates and friends. It couldn’t be. There must be some outside organization calling the shots. An international conspiracy, perhaps. …

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Jun 12

A Father’s Day blessing

By: Greg Asimakoupoulos   Fathers’ Day 2006 was the most memorable one I’ve ever experienced. I had asked my retired pastor-dad to preach at the church I served. Because my dad was battling terminal cancer, I knew it would likely be the last time he’d give a sermon.  It was a poignant morning. Dad preached …

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Jun 11

Fishing tournament lures community

The City of Longview Partners in Prevention recently hosted their annual Fishing Rodeo at Teague Park Lake. The Fishing Rodeo is a simple contest to see who can catch the most fish within a given amount of time. Trophies were awarded to the first, second, and third place finishers. And the winners are: 1st place …

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Jun 05

Kids fishing rodeo set

The 41st annual kids fishing rodeo will take place on Saturday, June 9, 2012 at  Teague Park Lake.   Registration is from 9:30-9:55am Fishing time is from 10:00 to 10:45am and trophies will be awarded at 11:00am.   The trophies will be given for 1st, 2nd, 3rd place for most fish caught. Kids must be …

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Apr 04

Easter Egg Hunt slated

Join the Tyler Parks and Recreation Department for the Eleventh Annual Twilight Easter Egg Hunt on Thursday, April 5 at Lindsey Park, located at 12557 Spur 364 W. The hunt for 30,000 eggs will begin at 7 p.m. for special needs children, 7:20 p.m. for ages 3-5, 7:40 p.m. for ages 6-8, and 7:55 p.m. …

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Apr 03

Using comic books to teach financial literacy

By Jason Alderman For decades, millions of kids have faithfully followed the adventures of their favorite comic book superheroes like Spider-Man and the X-Men – sometimes well into adulthood. Although often considered pure escapism, comic books also can serve an educational role – whether it’s teaching the principles of science, demonstrating right vs. wrong or …

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