Tag Archive: ship

Sep 07 2014

Getting CHIP-Ready

For most families, back to school plans start as the summer comes to an end, but for Shellie Braggs and her kids, back-to-school planning started this past winter. That’s when she got her daughter and son health coverage through CHIP, the Children’s Health Insurance Program. She started by checking her options to get the whole family covered …

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Aug 29 2014

Longview native hand picked

A Longview, Texas native and 1999 Pine Tree High School graduate, is serving in the U.S. Navy as part of a hand-picked crew charged with bringing the Navy’s newest aircraft carrier into service. Petty Officer 1st Class Rajard Roberts, who enlisted 15 years ago, is an aviation ordinanceman aboard Pre-Commissioning Unit Gerald R. Ford (CVN …

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Apr 10 2012

Beware of the icebergs on life’s journey

By Greg Asimakoupoulos This weekend marks the one hundredth anniversary of the day that most famous of all ships carried 1,522 people to their watery graves. Did you know that the Titanic was three football fields long? She was eleven stories tall and ninety-two feet wide. The infamous ship tipped the scales at 46,000 tons. …

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