Tag Archive: volunteers

Sep 18 2015

Tyler Library Donates Mums to Van High School


Members of the Tyler Public Library’s Teen Advisory Council came together to learn the art of mums to prepare for the Library’s upcoming homecoming mum event. Teens from Robert E. Lee, John Tyler and Whitehouse High Schools created mums in red, white and black with the plan to donate them to the student body at …

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Aug 27 2015

CASA Exec to Resign


Patty Garner announced this week that she will be resigning as the Executive Director for Court-Appointed Special Advocates (CASA) for Kids of East Texas. After seven years with CASA, Patty’s last day will be Oct. 30.   “Patty is leaving because she feels like this is the right time for her to discover new opportunities …

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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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Aug 22 2015

Lucky Dogs Festival Slated

On Aug. 29, 2005, Hurricane Katrina made landfall, devastating everything in its path. It left more than 1,000 dead and hundreds of others displaced. It also left more than 250,000 pets homeless. Volunteers from animal rescues, shelters and humane societies all over the U.S. and Canada worked tirelessly to rescue as many animals as possible. …

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Jul 15 2015


July 24-26, 2015 at East Texas Regional Airport (Hwy 322 @ Hwy 349 * Longview) Friday: 4:00pm to Midnight Saturday: 5:45am to 11:00am 4:00pm to Midnight Sunday: 5:45am to 10:00am ADMISSION: Friday & Saturday $15.00 (advance tickets $12.00 at area Super 1 Foods, Brookshires or Outhousetickets.com) Sunday – FREE Children 12 & under FREE FOOD/BEVERAGES: …

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Jul 03 2015


Dan Droege, GTBR Chairman and Market President, First Bank & Trust, Longview, Texas

The Great Texas Balloon Race Keeps Soaring To New Heights By Joycelyne Fadojutimi Dan Droege is not only the Market President of First Bank & Trust, he is also the Chairman of the Great Texas Balloon Race, GTBR. Droege is happy about his work at the bank. Most importantly of all, he is very proud …

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Jun 24 2015

Summer Snack Program Going on Now

Buckner Joins Forces with 200 Volunteers to Feed Hope, Fight Hunger Buckner Children and Family Services is partnering with local volunteers to host “Summer Fun”, a free snack program designed to bridge the hunger gap and build relationships with underprivileged children and families within the Longview community. From June 16 – July 30, more than …

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Aug 05 2013

GSMC to host blood drive

Summer is not yet over in Texas. August is a time to take a few extra moments to enjoy the outdoors and attend sporting events with friends and family. It is also a good time to remember that one single blood donation can help save up to three lives. Summer is the most challenging season …

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