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BENDIX® WINGMAN® FUSION™ ENHANCES SAFETY, EARNS POSITIVE DRIVER FEEDBACK AT CUSTOM COMMODITIES TRANSPORT
  Specialty Hauler Equips Flagship Advanced Driver Assistance System Standard on New Trucks, Building on Legacy of Leading-Edge Technologies   ELYRIA, Ohio – Aug. 18, 2017 –  Talk trucks with David...
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Pets Fur People Pet of the Week - Joey
Joey is one of the Dog Days of Summer dogs at the Humane Society’s Pets Fur People in Tyler.  Joey’s adoption fee of $150 has been waived for qualified adopters.  Joey is about a year old and a lit...
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U.S. Forest Service Chief Tidwell Closes Distinguished Forest Service Career, Announces Retirement
  (Washington, D.C.,  August 18, 2017 ) – U.S. Forest Service Chief Tom Tidwell today announced his retirement after a 40-year career, characterized by his climb from a firefighter to a District Ra...
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Avoid mistakes to maximize fall food plots for white-tailed deer
OVERTON – Avoiding common mistakes when planning and planting a food plot for deer and other wildlife can mean the difference between failure and success, said a Texas A&M AgriLife Extension Servic...
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Specialists to talk about deer, wild pigs Aug. 29 in Marshall
MARSHALL – An informational meeting about white-tailed deer and wild pigs is set for  5:30 p.m. Aug. 29  in Marshall. The event, sponsored by the Texas A&M AgriLife Extension Service offices in Har...
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Sheriff Webb attends conference
Upshur County Sheriff Larry Webb recently attended the Sheriff’s Association of Texas 138th Annual Training Conference in Grapevine. The gathering, held July 29 to Aug.1 at the Gaylord Texan Resort...
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ETMC Cancer Institute to host women’s luncheon to discuss link between cancer, genetics
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  The ETMC Cancer Institute will host “Cancer, Genetics and You,” a luncheon addressing what every woman should know about how genetics is changing cancer detection, on Tuesday, Sept. 12, at the Cr...
U.S. SEN. AL FRANKEN TO OPEN THE 2017 TEXAS TRIBUNE FESTIVAL WITH DISCUSSION OF NEW BOOK
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  Sept. 22-24 on the University of Texas at Austin campus   AUSTIN  – The 2017 Texas Tribune Festival announced today the addition of best-selling author and U.S. Sen. Al Franken, D-Minnesota, to t...
Network Communications, New Beginnings Faith Ministry, Grace Crossing United Methodist Church join Carter BloodCare to host drives
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Blood donors wanted: give hope to hospital patients when summer supply dips Network Communications, New Beginnings Faith Ministry, Grace Crossing United Methodist Church join Carter BloodCare to ho...
Gilmer rainfall to date in 2017
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The Remote Automated Weather Station (RAWS) at the Gilmer Municipal Airport has measured 38.16 inches of rain in 2017 through August 17. Read more: Gilmer RAWS
Community Calendar
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  Public Meetings   Gilmer City Council, 2nd and 4th Tuesdays, 5:15 p.m., City Hall. East Mountain City Council, 2nd Mondays, 7 p.m., East Mountain City Hall. Union Grove City Council, 2nd Tuesdays...
Reminiscing Upshur County -- Piggly Wiggly Store
by BETTY BIVINS COOK
Aug 18, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 0 0 recommendations | email to a friend
My earliest memories of visiting a grocery store are that of visiting the Piggly Wiggly Store in Gilmer when it was located at the intersection of Buffalo and Trinity Streets, on the southeast corn...
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