Tag Archive: woman

Jul 31

Olympic and world champion to keynote event

Longview Regional Medical Center (LRMC) has earmarked August 7 as the date it will celebrate six years of its Healthy Women program. Shannon Miller will keynote this event to be held at Longview’s Maude Cobb Convention Center at 100 Grande Boulevard. The event will start with a free, open-to-the-public women’s expo lasting from 3:30 to …

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May 28

Our women in uniform deserve better

Americans have honored our soldiers and those killed in U.S. wars in late May for nearly 150 years. Memorial Day, which became an official holiday in 1868, was originally called Decoration Day and got started when civilian women decided to decorate military graves from both sides of the Civil War. There were already female warriors …

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Apr 17

Paralyzed woman sues Longview Transit

By Jimmy Isaac   A paralyzed Gregg County woman has filed a lawsuit against Longview Transit after she said she suffered a head injury when her scooter tipped over and she fell out. Ethel Rene Allen filed suit against Longview Transit Management Inc. and its driver, Longview resident Ray Charles Bowie, on March 28 in federal court in …

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Feb 07

Bankrolling hope

House of Hope residents are thankful for the generosity of an anonymous donor.

The House of Hope is constructed of just that, along with a strong dash of faith.  The front entrance on Highway 80 in Longview opens the door to a facility whose interior is a literal shrine to the Holy Spirit and His work.  Bibles and crucifixes are in abundance.  On Tuesday afternoons the House’s ladies …

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May 31

Stop investing in sexism

By Martha Burk My entire working life, roughly 50 years, I’ve been hearing the same old excuses for women not advancing in corporate America. Two are dominant: “we can’t find qualified women,” and “just wait until the pipeline gets filled and things will automatically get better.” If the pipeline can’t fill in half a century, …

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