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Oct 09 2015

Syria: All Talk No Action

Interestingly enough, the Russian invasion of Syria was receding as a topic of public concern. Apparently there no longer seemed anything explosive in the tidings of Vladimir Putin’s slam-bang entry into that remote theater of conflict. This was notwithstanding those Russian airstrikes against the anti-Assad rebels whom the United States, supposedly, has been encouraging. When …

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Sep 20 2015



By William Cripe Sr A “Christian view” of immigration is challenging. I openly confess, sometimes my “Americanism” clouds my Christianity. Since the Scriptures tell the story of a nation whose very history is one of divinely directed immigration, the issue might seem pretty straightforward. In reality, the Bible does not deal with it directly. By …

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Sep 19 2015

Bernie’s Problems with Blacks and Others

Bernie Sanders

By Froma Harrop So Barack Obama is “a Rockefeller Republican in blackface.” He’s “a black mascot of Wall Street oligarchs” and “a black puppet of corporate plutocrats.” Those are the words of Cornel West, an African-American academic whom Bernie Sanders invites to campaign beside him. And Sanders’ fans wonder why Bernie isn’t catching on with …

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Aug 14 2015

THE ANSWER MAN: Rocking the Vote

This week, The Answer Man looks at voting in the United States. 1. Which amendment to the U.S. Constitution reads in part, “The Electors shall meet in their respective states, and vote by ballot for President and Vice President, one of whom, at least, shall not be an inhabitant of the same state with themselves”? …

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Aug 07 2015

Teachers: Tyler Ranks High in National Poll


Tyler – A new report released by the GoodCall research team shows that Tyler recently ranked as the 28th best place in the U.S. for teachers to live and work. The rankings were based on data collected from the U.S. Census Bureau, the National Center for Education Statistics and Indeed.com. Tyler made the list due …

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Aug 02 2015

AG Paxton Arrest “Top 10” Most Wanted Sex Offender

Texas Attorney General Ken Paxton announced the Office of the Attorney General’s (OAG) Fugitive Unit arrested Michael Dewayne Cox after he failed to comply with sex offender registration requirements. On July 20, Coxs’ wanted information and photographs were included on the Texas Department of Public Safety’s (DPS) “Top 10” sex offender list. “One of Texas’ …

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Jul 31 2015

Trump and the High Priests of the Press

By Roger Simon Having decided that Donald Trump is unworthy of his popularity, the grandees of journalism are hard-pressed to explain why he is so popular. “It came slightly ahead of schedule,” The Wall Street Journal gleefully wrote last week, “but Donald Trump’s inevitable self-immolation arrived on the weekend when he assailed John McCain’s war …

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Jul 30 2015

Buckner to Host Foster Care and Adoption Interest Meeting

Buckner Children and Family Services will present a FREE foster care and adoption information meeting at 6 p.m. Tuesday, August 11 at Buckner’s offices, located at 110 E. Cotton. A Buckner representative will give an overview of foster care and adoption options in Texas, including foster-to-adopt, Waiting Texas Children, domestic infant adoption and international adoption …

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