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Sep 11 2015

Nine Tyler ISD Students Invited to Leadership Camps

Tyler – Nine Tyler ISD students were selected to participate in Education in Action’s 2015 Lone Star Leadership Academy this past spring and summer. These students were selected based on demonstrated academic success and leadership ability, educator recommendation, and involvement in school/community activities. Tyler ISD participants were Iesu Agapito, Aiden Ebert, Sam Eckert, and Zane …

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Sep 11 2015

City Wins Budget Presentation Award

The City of Tyler has received the Distinguished Budget Presentation Award for its fiscal year 2014-2015 budget document.This is the ninth consecutive year that the City of Tyler’s budget document has received this special recognition. “This award is a significant achievement reflecting the commitment of the City of Tyler to meet the highest principles of …

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Sep 06 2015

Family Fishing Tourney Slated


The Glass Recreation Center, in partnership with the Texas Parks and Wildlife Department, will host a Family Fun Fishing Tournament on Sept. 12 from 9 a.m. to noon at Woldert Park, located at 501 W. 32nd St. Come and join the fun! You do not need a fishing license to participate. Bring rod and bait …

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Sep 05 2015

“Century of Women” Exhibit Comes to Library

Art Festival

As part of the Art of Peace – Tyler festival, the Soka Gakkai International traveling exhibit, “Century of Women,” will make a stop at the Tyler Public Library from Sept. 13 through 20.  The exhibit is part of the peace-making initiative, Victory Over Violence, which was created by the youth of Soka Gakkai International – …

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Sep 04 2015

Nelson Honored, Voting Centers Approved

Making Democracy Work Award

Smith County Elections Administrator Karen Nelson was honored Tuesday with the Making Democracy Work Award from the Smith County League of Women Voters. “We give the award every year to someone who has made a difference in the community,” the local organization’s President Andie Rathbone said. “We decided to give it to Karen for her …

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Aug 28 2015

Employees Recognized


Kasey Quezada worked as a secretary for the Smith County Adult Probation Department before deciding to go back to school and become a probation officer. On Monday, Ms. Quezada was recognized in Commissioners Court for 20 years of service to the county. Her supervisor, Brenda Culpepper, said 20 years represents a lot of life. “She …

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Aug 27 2015

County Budget, Tax Rate Adopted


The Smith County Commissioners Court on Monday voted unanimously to approve the Fiscal Year 2016 balanced budget and the unchanged tax rate. The budget process formally began in April. After six budget workshops and two public hearings, Commissioners approved the budget, which addressed adequate funding for law enforcement and jail operations; improvements to county roads …

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Aug 22 2015

Patriot Classic Raises over $160,000


The University of Texas at Tyler Patriot Classic raised $163,953.25 to benefit the university’s scholarship program, President Rodney H. Mabry announced. The annual fundraiser includes the UT Tyler Suddenlink Patriot Million Dollar Hole-in-One Contest and the Patriot Golf Classic. The Patriots organization leads and staffs the hole-in-one contest, and the Patriot Golf Classic committee organizes …

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