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MCKINNEY CONTINUES TO SHINE WITH NEW BOOK FESTIVAL
  McKinney  – On  June 3, 2017 , historic downtown McKinney will host the first annual McKinney Square Book Festival. It will be held inside the McKinney Performing Arts Center located in the cente...
May 25, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 0 0 recommendations | email to a friend
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Summer is here, community hospitals still require blood donations for patients
Etex Telephone Co-Op, Upshur Rural Electric, Robroy Industries join Carter BloodCare to host drives during most difficult donor recruitment season GILMER, Texas ( May 25, 2017 ) – In Texas, you can...
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NET RMA Announces Priority Project Winners
TYLER – For the second year in a row, the North East Texas Regional Mobility Authority (NET RMA) will give back to the East Texas region. Last year, the NET RMA awarded Gregg County $400,000 in fun...
May 25, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 10 10 recommendations | email to a friend
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SOUTHERN DALLAS MAKES HISTORY AS IT BREAKS GROUND FOR THE FIRST WOMEN VETERANS' ENTERPRISE CENTER
  FIRST WOMEN’S VETERANS DAY CELEBRATION  JUNE 12   Dallas–The Veterans Resource Center (VRC) in Southern Dallas (4900 South Lancaster Road) is paving the way for the opening of the Women Veterans’...
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Texas Cities Continue to Top the Charts
MAY 25, 2017 —  Ten of the 15  fastest-growing large cities  were located across the South in 2016, with four of the top five in Texas, according to new population estimates released today by the U...
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School finance legislation is pronounced dead
School finance legislation is pronounced dead by  Aliyya Swaby May 24, 2017 91 Comments Senate Education Chairman Larry Taylor on Wednesday afternoon said that he would not appoint conferees to neg...
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Suburbs of Houston and Dallas top list of fastest-growing cities in U.S.
by ALEXA URA and ANNIE DANIEL, The Texas Tribune
May 25, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 1 1 recommendations | email to a friend
Suburbs of Houston and Dallas top list of fastest-growing cities in U.S. by  Alexa Ura  and  Annie Daniel May 25, 2017 Conroe, Frisco and McKinney were the fastest growing cities in the country amo...
New in Trib+Edu: Trump slashes K-12 education in budget
by JOHN REYNOLDS, The Texas Tribune
May 25, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 1 1 recommendations | email to a friend
 Illustration by Jacob Villanueva New in Trib+Edu: Trump slashes K-12 education in budget by  John Reynolds May 25, 2017 In this week's edition of the Trib+Edu newsletter: President Donald Trump ca...
Former child bride lobbies for bill to save others from her nightmare
by ALEX SAMUELS, The Texas Tribune
May 25, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 1 1 recommendations | email to a friend
 Courtesy of Trevicia Williams Former child bride lobbies for bill to save others from her nightmare by  Alex Samuels May 25, 2017 At 14, Trevicia Williams was forced to marry a 26-year-old ex-conv...
Millions Of Ill People May Face ‘Extremely High Premiums’ Under House Bill, CBO Says
by JULIE ROVNER, Kaiser Health News
May 25, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 1 1 recommendations | email to a friend
Millions Of Ill People May Face ‘Extremely High Premiums’ Under House Bill, CBO Says By Julie Rovner The Republican overhaul of the federal health law passed by the House this month would result in...
Emergency Voter ID "Fix" Advanced by Texas House in Futile Effort to Avoid "Preclearance"
May 24, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 3 3 recommendations | email to a friend
  SB 5 creates new misdemeanor offense, codifies parts of court-ordered interim remedy.   Austin, Texas -  Today, the Texas House of Representatives passed Senate Bill 5 on second reading. Governor...
Here’s What’s Cooking
by BETTY BIVINS COOK
May 24, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 38 38 recommendations | email to a friend
This week’s recipes come from the Latch Community Cookbook , a collection of recipes compiled by the Latch Community Center in 2006. The Latch Community is located in western Upshur County. The com...
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