Tag Archive: senior

Sep 21

Grandparent scam steals from senior Texans

Many scams are designed to prey on the elderly, one of which is the family emergency scam – often known as the grandparent scam. Although variations of this scam have been around for a long time, it has become more sophisticated with the proliferation of information online. To add credibility to their calls and emails, …

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May 02

Lighting the way

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The recent 2013 Lamplighter Awards Banquet gave students an opportunity to express their genuine appreciation to educators whom they respect and admire. Read on for some of their moving essays and a complete winner’s list. A “Pretty Slick” Teacher “I try to make it fun for you guys. It’s boring to just sit down and …

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Apr 01

Senior Hall of Fame

The Pine Tree High School Senior Hall of Fame is the annual recognition of outstanding high school seniors. The 2012-2013 school year announcement includes – 13 girls and 12 boys. Nomination and voting by the faculty is based on one or more of the following characteristics: character, citizenship, general excellence, individuality, leadership, service, scholarship, sportsmanship. …

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May 28

Salutatorians recognized

Tyler ISD is proud to recognize its salutatorians from the 2012 graduating class: Cristina Castillo-Gandarilla, from John Tyler High School, and Anish Patel, from Robert E. Lee High School. Cristina was named Student of the Month in February; she earned a perfect score on the English Language portion of the Advanced Placement test; and she …

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May 01

Tyler ISD senior named

John Tyler High School senior Rocquel Pettigrew was recently named a Gates Millennium Scholar, a scholarship awarded to 1,000 talented students nation-wide. This year there were more than 24,000 applicants. Gates Millennium Scholars are students who demonstrate strong leadership, community service and academic achievements. In addition to being one of the top 20 students in …

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Dec 21

Seniors achieve 100 percent

Fourteen industrial technology majors at The University of Texas at Tyler recently achieved a 100 percent pass rate on the Association of Technology, Management and Applied Engineering’s Certified Manufacturing Specialist exam, Dr. Harold Doty, College of Business and Technology dean, announced. This is the university’s first group to attempt the exam. “I am really proud …

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Nov 09

GLOBE to present 2011 College Night

The Greater Longview Organization for Business and Education (GLOBE) will present the 2011 College Night on Monday, November 14, from 6:30-8:00pm at the Maude Cobb Convention and Activity Center. College Night is an excellent opportunity for all high school seniors, whether college bound or undecided, to visit with representatives from many colleges, universities, and technical/vocational …

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Nov 03

REACHing seniors

Approximately 500 East Texans who work with the elderly will receive training at the 20th Annual Regional Education on Aging, Caregiving & Healthcare (REACH) Conference at Maude Cobb Convention Center in Longview on November 2-3 from 8:00 am to 4:30 pm. The Conference is hosted each year by the Area Agency on Aging (AAA) which …

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