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Wheezy Run benefit Saturday, Oct. 1
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Hawkins Celebrates 36th Annual Oil Festival, Saturday, October 8, 2016
    The Hawkins Area Chamber of Commerce hosts the 36th Annual Oil Festival and Parade on Saturday, October 8, 2016 with festivities for the whole family starting at 7:30 am and lasting until 4pm. ...
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Author shares story of power of hope in wife's fight against cancer
Kenneth P. Walker, Ph. D. releases ‘The Healing Power of Hope:   A Family Confronts Cancer with God’s Grace’   FORT MYERS, Fla. – For the more than 15 million Americans—and their loved ones—confron...
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Blackwood Quartet to Appear in Winona
  Winona – First Baptist Church of Winona will be hosting an evening of gospel music with the Blackwood Quartet. The music will begin at 6pm on Sunday, October 2 nd  in the church auditorium, locat...
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CHRISTUS Trinity Mother Frances Neuroscience Institute Pain Center Welcomes New Provider to Progressive Practice
  TYLER – The CHRISTUS Trinity Mother Frances Neuroscience Institute Pain Center welcomed new provider Anwar Zaman, M.D., to serve the patients of their growing community practice on Sept. 10, 2106...
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Geologist, former Big Bend ranger to speak at Public Science Lecture Series
Geologist, former Big Bend ranger to speak at Public Science Lecture Series Published Friday, 23rd September 2016 Geologist Blaine Hall, former interpretive ranger at Big Bend Ranch State Park, wil...
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Theatre TJC opens season with dark tale, ‘The Pillowman’
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Theatre TJC opens season with dark tale, ‘The Pillowman’ Published Monday, 26th September 2016 For its 2016-17 season-opener, Theatre TJC takes a walk on the dark side with “The Pillowman.” This br...
Hawkins FFA Alumni Association hosting a Youth Livestock Show on Oct. 8
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The Hawkins FFA Alumni Association will be hosting a Youth Livestock Show on October 8, 2016, Hawkins ISD Campus in the Red Harris Ag Pavilion. Registration will be from 7:00 a.m. to 9:00 a.m. with...
Texas Secretary of State to serve as 2016 Georgiana and Max S. Lale Lecture featured speaker at SFA
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Sept. 26, 2016   NACOGDOCHES — The East Texas Historical Association has announced Texas Secretary of State Carlos H. Cascos as its 2016 Georgiana and Max S. Lale Lecture featured speaker.   The 20...
Jimi Hendrix’s Personal Photographer, Ron Raffaelli, to appear at Big Sandy Music Hall for Hendrix meets Clapton tribute concert October 1, 2016
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Jimi Hendrix’s Personal Photographer, Ron Raffaelli, will give his personal account of what he witnessed and showcase his iconic rock photography at an anniversary concert of an event that helped s...
UT Health Northeast To Offer Master of Public Health Degree
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Accepting Applications for Spring 2017 Tyler, TX – Beginning in January, the UT Health Northeast School of Community and Rural Health will offer a Master of Public Health (MPH) degree. The school i...
MAKE ANDIE KAY OK TWO-STAGE MUSICAL FUNDRAISER SET FOR BEN WHEELER
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  BEN WHEELER, TX — Family, friends and fans are gathering in Ben Wheeler, from 3 to 9 p.m. Sunday, November 6 to help an East Texas musical icon in her hour of need. The event, dubbed “Make Andie ...
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FILE - In this Sunday, April 30, 1995, file photo, President Bill Clinton, left, listens to Israeli Foreign Minister Shimon Peres at the American Gathering of Jewish Holocaust Survivors, at the Paramount Theater in New York's Madison Square Garden. Peres, a former Israeli president and prime minister, whose life story mirrored that of the Jewish state and who was celebrated around the world as a Nobel prize-winning visionary who pushed his country toward peace, has died, the Israeli news website YNet reported early Wednesday, Sept. 28, 2016. He was 93. (AP Photo/Joe Tabacca, File)JERUSALEM (AP) — At every corner of Israel's tumultuous history, Shimon Peres was there.


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File photo of Israel's President Shimon Peres addressing the European Parliament in StrasbourgBy Ori Lewis JERUSALEM (Reuters) - Former Israeli president and elder statesman Shimon Peres, 93, died in Tel Aviv on Wednesday, prompting U.S. President Barack Obama to mourn: "A light has gone out, but the hope he gave us will burn forever". Peres, an indefatigable campaigner for Middle East peace who jointly won the Nobel Peace Prize in 1994, was hospitalized following a stroke two weeks ago and died in Tel Hashomer hospital near Tel Aviv. My friend Shimon was one of those people," Obama said in a statement.


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