Tag Archive: Prevention

Jan 07 2014

Partners in Prevention Steering Committee seeking new members

The City of Longview is accepting applications from citizens wishing to serve on a city board, commission or committee. The Longview City Council will appoint two new Partners in Prevention Steering Committee members in March 2014. If you are interested in serving on the Partners in Prevention Steering Committee, please visit LongviewTexas.gov/boardscommissions-and-committees, and submit your …

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Jul 25 2013

Birdshot and benevolence: Texas Bank and Trust Sporting Clays Challenge fundraiser a huge success

Texas Bank & Trust (TB&T) has provided Buckner Children and Family Services with a title sponsorship. For the last 13 years TB&T has been such a faithful sponsor for this event that it is known as the Texas Bank and Trust Sporting Clays Challenge. This annual double-barrel (clay) bird blaster is Buckner’s most profitable local …

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Jul 16 2012

Longview to receive crime prevention grant says Cornyn

Funding will help local law enforcement officials keep community safe   The City Longview of will receive a grant of $53,427 from the Department of Justice to help prevent crime based on local needs and conditions, U.S. Sen. John Cornyn, a member of the Senate Judiciary Committee, announced Friday. The funding comes through the Edward …

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Nov 16 2011

Giving thanks, giving back

Dr. Bill Taylor, radiation oncologist at Texas Oncology– Longview Cancer Center and Debbie Henderson, business owner and volunteer at the Clinic

This Thanksgiving, Texas Oncology–Longview and Texas Oncology–Tyler are commemorating Texas Oncology’s 25th anniversary by thanking their patients for trusting them with the most precious gift of all – their health. In doing so, Texas Oncology is rolling out a series of activities during the holiday season to give back to its patients and those that …

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Oct 06 2011

Multicultural Festival scheduled

The City of Longview Partners in Prevention’s Race Relations Committee will host the 5th annual Multicultural Festival on Saturday, October 22, 2011, from 10:00 a.m. – 5:00 p.m. at the Maude Cobb Convention Center, 100 Grand Blvd. The event promises to be rich with cultural entertainment, exhibits, merchant booths and an array of multicultural cuisine …

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Jun 07 2011

Preventing bullying and cyber bullying

By Texas Attorney General Greg Abbott Bullying was once considered an unfortunate – but relatively harmless – schoolyard malady. Today, however, parents, educators and law enforcement officials are increasingly recognizing that bullying is anything but harmless. Young victims of bullying can suffer long-term consequences that haunt them long into adulthood. For the perpetrators, bullying can …

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