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Sep 13 2015

The Association of Former Students Annual Support to Texas A&M Tops $5.5 Million


COLLEGE STATION, Sept. 3, 2015 – Texas A&M University officials have announced the distribution of $5.5 million in gifts from The Association of Former Students, the university’s alumni association, to support prioritized programs impacting scholarships, student success, student activities, faculty development and recognition, awards programs and university-wide excellence for the 2015-16 academic year. This distribution …

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Aug 08 2015

Stunt Time


By Susan Estrich What should you look for if you happen to be one of those dedicated Americans who watches “primary” debates? For sheer entertainment value, of course, everyone will be watching “The Donald.” His just showing up should help raise the ratings meter even as it lowers the gravitas quotient, which would be hard …

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Dec 10 2013

Behavioral health care needs in Texas are no myth

Holiday blues and a spike in suicides are often assumed to occur during the holidays. But, according to the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, the supposed uptick in depression-related issues is just a myth. The challenges facing Texas’ behavioral health care system, however, are not a myth. They include: • An insufficient workforce to …

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Aug 17 2013

Only the very breast

Longview Regional Medical Center (LRMC), celebrated “World Breastfeeding Month” with a special celebration for parents in our community who support or have supported breastfeeding for children and their families. LRMC is recognized by the Department of State and Health Services as a Texas Ten Step Hospital and Mother Friendly Workplace, which is a program that …

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Oct 05 2011

New rules will support farmers and jobs

The meatpacking industry, giant poultry companies, and largest food processors have forced more than 1 million American farmers and ranchers out of business since 1980. By Mardy Townsend Several lawmakers are proposing a time-out on new regulations to supposedly generate a more job-friendly environment. To some that might sound reasonable given the nation’s entrenched unemployment, …

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