Tag Archive: Longview

Sep 05 2015

Red Oak Missionary Baptist Church Receives Texas Historical Marker


The Texas Historical Commission (THC) has recognized Red Oak Missionary Baptist Church as a significant part of Texas history by awarding it an Official Texas historical Marker. The designation honors Red Oak as an important and educational part of local history. A dedication ceremony to commemorate the event will be held at the church, 2717 …

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Sep 02 2015

Breaking Poverty

Front: Pam Whitehead, Carmisha Mayfield, Shay Davis. Back: Karen Turner, B.R. Whitehead, Natasha Bush, Jessica Green, Latoya Lockett

Story and photo by Joycelyne Fadojutimi/ETR The problem of poverty is complex and more so in rural areas like east Texas. According to Center for American progress, there are more women in poverty then men in America and all over the world. Currently 37 million women are living in poverty in America, the richest country …

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Aug 29 2015

Foster Care, Adoption Meeting Slated


LONGVIEW, Texas — Buckner Children and Family Services will present a FREE foster care and adoption information meeting at 6 p.m. Tuesday, Sept. 8 at Buckner’s offices, located at 110 E. Cotton. A Buckner representative will give an overview of foster care and adoption options in Texas, including foster-to-adopt, Waiting Texas Children, domestic infant adoption …

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Aug 28 2015

Find the Secrets of Longview in the Discover Longview Tour

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Discover the secrets of Longview in a comfortable guided bus tour of the wonderful attractions and beauty of the Longview area!  The Longview Chamber of Commerce Convention and Visitors Bureau has scheduled the final 2015 Discover Longview tour for Friday, September 11. These tours are a great tool used by anyone in the Hospitality Industry …

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Aug 27 2015

Two Steps, One Sticker


Texans are encouraged to renew their vehicle registration at Texas.gov Texas.gov and the Texas Department of Motor Vehicles (TxDMV) are reminding all Texans that the online option for renewing a vehicle registration is still available. With the launch of the new Two Steps, One Sticker program on March 1, 2015, vehicles must first pass an …

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Aug 21 2015



JT Big Blue Band to March Saturday The John Tyler High School Big Blue Band will perform their annual March-A-Thon fundraising event Saturday. The band will march through neighborhood streets, stopping at homes to perform lawn concerts. Parents, neighbors and community members along the route who pledge $100 will receive a three-song performance. Pledges of …

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Aug 17 2015

Longview Sets Off Youth Gospel Explosion

Erika Estrada and Paloma Rubio

ETR/Staff Report J- S.T.A.R Ministries recently hosted a spectacular Youth Explosion Event at the First United Methodist Church in Longview Texas. J-S.T.A.R is an organization that provides programs for youth development for at risk children.  Everyone loves the sound of music, and what better way to jump-start a back-to-school weekend with gospel music and fellowship …

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Aug 14 2015

PTISD talks free, reduced-price meals

Pine Tree Independent School District recently announced its policy for providing free and reduced-price meals for children served under the attached current income eligibility guidelines. Each school/site or the central office has a copy of the policy, which may be reviewed by anyone on request. Since August 5, PTISD began distributing letters to the households …

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