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Murder in the Library to be presented
“Murder in the Library,” presented by Upshur County Community Players, will be held at 7 p.m. on Saturday, Jan. 21, at Silver Alley Events. This is a fundraiser for the Friends of the Upshur County...
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Rebellion
Rebellion Pastor Steve Ellison   The book of Micah is a marvelous book.  Few passages of Scripture are better known than Micah 6:8 which adorns the alcove of religion in the reading room of the Lib...
Jan 20, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 1 1 recommendations | email to a friend
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Livestock Health and the Veterinary Feed Directive
  There is a new rule in town regarding the purchase and use of livestock feed containing medication. It has caught enough attention that I’ve invited a Beef Cattle Specialist from Overton to come ...
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March to Freedom

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ETMC Cardiovascular Institute to host women’s heart health luncheon
  The ETMC Cardiovascular Institute will host “Matters from the Heart: A Woman’s Journey,” a luncheon addressing women’s heart health, on Thursday, Feb. 9, at the Crosswalk Conference Center, locat...
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On The Money!
Every time I go shopping, whether at Brookshire Brothers, H.E.B., Lowe's, Walmart or any other store, I have a practice long employed.  I keep track of the price of each item as it is placed in my ...
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Dr. Ron Clinton to perform solo piano concert
by J. WEBER
Jan 19, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 9 9 recommendations | email to a friend
Dr. Ron Clinton to perform solo piano concert JANUARY 19, 2017     J. WEBER Dr. Ron Clinton, Northeast Texas Community College Executive Vice President for Instruction, will perform a solo piano re...
Food handlers’ safety class set for Jan. 22 in Gilmer
by ADAM RUSSELL
Jan 19, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 19 19 recommendations | email to a friend
GILMER – A Texas Department of State Health Services accredited food handlers program will be offered by the Texas A&M AgriLife Extension Service Jan. 22 in Gilmer. Julie York, instructor and AgriL...
Americans still prefer to read printed books versus e-books and audio books
Jan 18, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 2 2 recommendations | email to a friend
  'There's nothing like the comfort of curling up with a good book'   WASHINGTON, DC - Good news!  Americans are avid readers according to a new Gallup Poll.  The better news is that the great majo...
Master Naturalist Offers 2017 Classes
Jan 18, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 2 2 recommendations | email to a friend
In this new year, resolve to give yourself the best gift of  all--knowledge. The East Texas Chapter of Master  Naturalist, a non profit organization, announces a few spots remain for  its 2017  cla...
Nothing Is Real: When Reality TV Programming Masquerades as Politics
by JOHN W. WHITEHEAD, The Rutherford Institute
Jan 18, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 7 7 recommendations | email to a friend
Commentary Nothing Is Real: When Reality TV Programming Masquerades as Politics   By John W. Whitehead January 17, 2017 “There are two ways by which the spirit of a culture may be shriveled. In the...
We All Lose: Obama’s Legacy and What It Means for a Trump Presidency
by JOHN W. WHITEHEAD, The Rutherford Institute
Jan 18, 2017 | 1 1 comments | 11 11 recommendations | email to a friend
Commentary We All Lose: Obama’s Legacy and What It Means for a Trump Presidency   By John W. Whitehead January 09, 2017 “This light of history is pitiless; it has a strange and divine quality that,...
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Madonna smiles before she performs during the Women's March on Washington, Saturday, Jan. 21, 2017 in Washington. (AP Photo/Jose Luis Magana)WASHINGTON (AP) — If you wondered where many of Hollywood's A-list celebrities had gone during President Donald Trump's inauguration, you didn't have to wonder any longer on Saturday, when scores of them showed up at women's marches in Washington and other cities to send the new president a pointed message that he was in for a fight — and that, as so many signs said, women's rights are human rights.


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Gambia's defeated leader leaves country, ends standoffGambia's defeated leader Yahya Jammeh and his family headed into political exile Saturday night, ending a 22-year reign of fear and a post-election political standoff that threatened to provoke a regional ...


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