Tag Archive: low income

Nov 30 2011

KC’s TRIO Program celebrates ten years

The Kilgore College TRIO program will celebrate its 10-year anniversary Wednesday, Nov. 30. The event is set for 11 a.m. to 1 p.m. in the Devall Room on the Kilgore campus. TRIO is a group of federally funded programs designed to make higher education more accessible to disadvantaged students through motivation and support. The program …

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Aug 02 2011

Cool off

By Deanna Cooper/ETR At a press conference in City Hall, Mayor Dean brought up to date progress of the “Beat the Heat Program”.  Since the start of the program, over 92 applications have been taken; over 40 air conditioning units have been installed. Those who are eligible are: • Elderly, disabled and low income families …

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Jan 05 2011

Circles of East Texas show progress, needs you

Since the program began, the Circles of East Texas initiative has been helping low-income individuals achieve self-sufficiency. During that time, the program has created a track record of success, as evidenced by the individuals that have made personal progress. Community volunteers are needed to help continue that success. Since May 2008, Circles of East Texas …

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