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Sep 13 2014

A View of the World

I recently attended the presentation by State Representative David Simpson at the Maude Cobb Convention Center on his trip this summer to the Mexican border and his take on the situation there with respect to the unaccompanied children arriving. I applaud Mr. Simpson’s ability to recognize the need for compassion with respect to how these …

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Sep 06 2014

Trudy Lynn Top Blues Artist to Appear in Festival

(Longview, TX) Blues vocalist Trudy Lynn’s album “Royal Oaks Blues Cafe” has hit Number 1 on the September 6 Billboard Chart of best selling blues albums, after only 6 weeks on the charts. Lynn, along with collaborator Steve Krase, will be appearing at the 2014 T-Bone Walker Blues Fest on September 13. A long-time blues …

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Sep 03 2014

Blues festival rams it down

Guitar legend Jimmie Vaughn and noted blues singer Lou Ann Barton will showcase a talent-glutted musical extravaganza when the T-Bone Walker Blues Fest presents its 9th annual production September 12-13. Maude Cobb Convention Center will host the concert, provide reserved seating, and place the performers on its outdoor general admission stage as the music will …

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Oct 30 2013

Local ladies lauded

Longview Regional Medical Center (LRMC) has released its 14th list of local women the hospital has selected as its 2014 Stars Over Longview. During the two months when women were being nominated the LRMC Advisory Council meticulously evaluated 12 outstanding ladies to be recognized as stars for their dedication to the city and their contributions to …

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Oct 18 2013

Memories and milestones: Good Shepherd Foundation and Good Shepherd Guild present 30th Gold Rush Anniversary

Good Shepherd’s Foundation and the Good Shepherd Guild present the 30th annual Gold Rush, “Memories & Milestones,” benefiting Good Shepherd’s newest project, the Outpatient Imaging and Emergency Center to be located on Hawkins Parkway. Gold Rush “Memories & Milestones” will be held at 6:30 p.m. on Saturday, October 19, at Maude Cobb Convention and Activity …

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Jul 24 2013

Dogging it for the 4th

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Dale Lessenberry Longview Cable market place coordinator bragged on Michael Santellano, a coworker and contestant at the City of Longview July the 4th Media Hot Dog Eating contest. “He is pre-qualified,” Lessenberry said. “He ate 10 hot dogs in 24 minutes and 14 seconds.” However, Richard Yeakley of Longview News Journal demolished Santellano’s qualifications when …

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Jun 06 2013

Topnotch trail: Grace Creek Mountain Bike Trail allows enthusiasts to mountain bike, hike, or run

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The City of Longview and the Longview Bicycle Club recently celebrated the opening of the Grace Creek Mountain Bike Trail on Saturday. The unpaved trail allows users to mountain bike, hike, or run approximately three miles of wooded property owned by the City of Longview. The mountain bike trail begins with a trailhead at the …

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May 29 2013

Hot dog, it’s the Fourth of July: Fireworks show adds concert, festival, hot dog eating contest

Longview’s annual 4th of July Fireworks and Freedom Celebration is expanding this year to include a concert and festival with activities for the whole family throughout the day. The event is scheduled for Thursday, July 4, 2013, at the Maude Cobb Convention and Activity Complex. Activities throughout the day include amusement rides, a hot dog …

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