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The Man in the Moon
The morning of July 20, 1969, I came home from NORAD Headquarters inside Cheyenne Mountain after working the midnight shift. I’d be returning to that work at 11 pm that night. Today was the day man...
Jul 20, 2019 | 0 0 comments | 6 6 recommendations | email to a friend
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Marion County and Jefferson, Texas Through July 31, 2019
              JOB FAIR EXPO AUGUST 3RD 9AM-12NOON IN JEFFERSON       CLICK HERE: Job Fair Expo Business REGISTRATION           NEW EVENTS through July 31st     Jefferson Carnegie Library July 20, 2...
Jul 19, 2019 | 0 0 comments | 2 2 recommendations | email to a friend
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Pets Fur People Pet of the Week - Max
Max is one of the sweetest dogs you will ever meet.  He is available for adoption at the Humane Society’s Pets Fur People in Tyler.   Max is about a year old and looks like a wire haired terrier.  ...
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At El Norteño, barbacoa and karaoke offer “a little piece of home”
At lunchtime on a weekday, it's a favorite of local law enforcement officers and county officials. On Friday nights, it's a music-filled haven for newer Latino immigrants in Tyler and East Texas. H...
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Rangerettes select 34 freshmen after week-long tryout
Rangerettes select 34 freshmen after week-long tryout     Surrounded by hopes, dreams and years of tradition, 34 young women became the newest members of the world-famous Kilgore College Rangerette...
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PEROT MUSEUM OF NATURE AND SCIENCE ANNOUNCES ONCE-IN-A-LIFETIME OPPORTUNITY
PEROT MUSEUM OF NATURE AND SCIENCE ANNOUNCES ONCE-IN-A-LIFETIME OPPORTUNITY TO EXPLORE THE STORY OF OUR ANCIENT ANCESTORS WITH WORLD EXCLUSIVE EXHIBITION –  ORIGINS: FOSSILS FROM THE CRADLE OF HUMA...
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Freshwater mussels are disappearing in East Texas. Here’s why that’s “scary as hell”
by CLAIRE WALLACE
Jul 19, 2019 | 0 0 comments | 1 1 recommendations | email to a friend
Remember the canary in the coal mine? Freshwater mussels are the underwater version: when they disappear, it means local waterways are in serious trouble. Here’s how a team of U.T. Tyler professors...
Out-of-town golfer praises Gilmer Country Club
by BRIAN JOHNSON
Jul 18, 2019 | 0 0 comments | 4 4 recommendations | email to a friend
 Many of the residents of Upshur County love to hunt and fish.  There are countless combined hours spent in the woods and on the lakes. From deer hunting to hog hunting, duck hunting, and even squi...
THE HARD-LUCK TEXAS TOWN THAT BET ON BITCOIN
Jul 18, 2019 | 0 0 comments | 2 2 recommendations | email to a friend
In 1952, The Saturday Evening Post christened Rockdale, Texas, “The Town Where It Rains Money.” An estimated 100 million tons of lignite coal lay buried a few miles south of the city limits, and Al...
When a Hurricane Hits: GasBuddy Reveals How Quickly Gas Stations Run Out of Fuel and Get Replenished in the United States
Jul 18, 2019 | 0 0 comments | 2 2 recommendations | email to a friend
Refueling efforts ramp up after a storm passes with noticeable impact on average four days after emergency declared; experts strongly discourage consumers from hoarding fuel during an emergency  BO...
Arrest made in timber theft case in Rusk County
Jul 17, 2019 | 0 0 comments | 3 3 recommendations | email to a friend
Arrest made in timber theft case in Rusk County COLLEGE STATION, Texas – Texas A&M Forest Service Law Enforcement Investigators made an arrest earlier this month in an alleged timber theft case in ...
NIP IT GOLF CELEBRATES GRAND OPENING WITH SPECIAL EVENT
Jul 17, 2019 | 0 0 comments | 2 2 recommendations | email to a friend
NIP  IT GOLF CELEBRATES GRAND OPENING WITH SPECIAL EVENT   Longview, Texas (July 17, 2019) –  Nip  It Golf, Longview’s new indoor golf center, is proud to announce its Grand Opening Celebration thi...
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