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Jul 19 2014

Deadline looms

The deadline is July 31 for Texas families to enroll their newborns in the Texas Tuition Promise Fund® and avoid future increases in tuition and required fees at Texas public colleges and universities. Newborns are children younger than 1 at the time of enrollment. The Texas Tuition Promise Fund — the state’s prepaid college tuition …

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Mar 28 2014

Washington gives peace a chance

It’s hard to get your mind wrapped around Russia’s annexation of Crimea and seizure of Ukrainian military bases there. It was — and many Ukrainians say still is — part of a neighboring sovereign country until mid-March. And it seemed like Europe had transcended that kind of old-school warmongering. Just two years back, the Nobel …

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Mar 13 2014

Longview Transit serves city with excellence

A decade ago Longview’s residents and civic leaders perceived a need for an improved system of public transportation. They came together to create a bus system whose worth just keeps becoming more apparent. Longview Transit Management, Inc., commenced operations March 17, 2003. Like  most great things it started small, but has matured into something substantial …

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Feb 03 2014

“Color and Texture deadline loom”

   Gallery Main Street is accepting entries into the jury process for its upcoming “Color and Texture: A Fiber Arts Exhibit” until Friday, February 7.    “Color and Texture” will be the second juried exhibit of 2014 for the gallery.    The Gallery is managed by the City of Tyler Main Street Department in cooperation …

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Jan 22 2014

YEA cheers slated:Young Entrepreneurs Academy invites the public to forum

The inaugural year of Young Entrepreneurs Academy for the Chamber has been extremely successful. Coming up on January 23rd is one of the programs anchor events, the CEO Roundtable. Scheduled for 5:30 p.m. at LeTourneau University this YEA! event is for students of the program, Chamber members and the public to hear from successful local …

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Oct 30 2013

Charting a better path for our public schools:Even middle-class students no longer get a fair shot at a solid education.

Nearly 60 years after the Supreme Court handed down its Brown v. Board of Education decision, separate but unequal school systems still stunt our nation’s potential. After the 1954 ruling, segregating racially within a town or county became much more cumbersome without coming to an end. New towns blossomed, largely through restrictive zoning, that were …

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Aug 26 2013

Complex scores:Pine Tree ISD and Longview Regional Medical Center

Pine Tree Independent School District is pleased to announce a multi-year sponsorship agreement with Longview Regional Medical Center (LRMC) for exclusive scoreboard rights at the new Pine Tree Athletic Complex, opening August 23. “Speaking on behalf of the Pine Tree ISD Board of Trustees, we are very excited to partner with Longview Regional Medical Center,” …

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Jun 22 2013

Lone Star State: Organized crime – East Texas family charged in probe

The discovery of stolen equipment at a private home near Winnsboro has led to a local family being charged with engaging in organized criminal activity. Jason Shane Anders, 38, surrendered to authorities week before last, and was booked on a count of engaging in organized criminal activity and a count of felony livestock theft. He …

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