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Mosquito control workshop set for April 7 in Tyler
TYLER – A vector management workshop for city and municipal personnel will be from  8:30 a.m. to 3 p.m.  April 7 at the R.B. Hubbard Center, 304 E. Ferguson St. in Tyler. There is no charge to regi...
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Hay producers should consider quality over quantity
OVERTON – Producing quality hay takes planning but can be worth the effort, said Texas A&M AgriLife Extension Service experts. Dr. Jason Banta, AgriLife Extension beef cattle specialist, Overton, s...
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Grant Assists Gilmer Teachers with Professional Development
Gilmer teachers seeking professional development opportunities may benefit from a recent grant to the school district. A $10,000 Good Neighbor Citizenship Grant, recently awarded to the district by...
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How a college student election got the attention of the U.S. Secretary of Energy
 Facebook campaign pages/Perry: Bob Daemmrich How a college student election got the attention of the U.S. Secretary of Energy by  Matthew Watkins March 23, 2017 Thanks to some glow sticks and a st...
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Rural "school choice" letter campaign sparks confusion, accusations inside Texas Capitol
 John Jordan Rural "school choice" letter campaign sparks confusion, accusations inside Texas Capitol by  Aliyya Swaby  and  Jim Malewitz March 23, 2017 Comments An advocacy group says thousands of...
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Understanding Planting Zones
If you have ever studied the purchase of most any outdoor plant, you will run across numbers and the term “zones”.  These are crucial to get right for long term success of plants in your landscape....
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Former Gov. Perry questions Texas A&M student body election
by PATRICK SVITEK and MATTHEW WATKINS, The Texas Tribune
Mar 23, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 4 4 recommendations | email to a friend
Former Gov. Perry questions Texas A&M student body election by  Patrick Svitek  and  Matthew Watkins March 22, 2017 Comments Former Gov. Rick Perry, now the U.S. energy secretary, is questioning th...
Senate Education Committee passes school choice bill
by ALIYYA SWABY, The Texas Tribune
Mar 23, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 4 4 recommendations | email to a friend
Senate Education Committee passes school choice bill by  Aliyya Swaby March 23, 2017 In a 7-3 vote, Senate Education Committee passed a key "private school choice" bill, which would create two publ...
Free financial aid help sessions set for Kilgore, Longview campuses
by CHRIS CRADDOCK
Mar 23, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 4 4 recommendations | email to a friend
  Kilgore College will host financial aid assistance sessions for students and/or parents who need help filling out the FAFSA (Free Application for Federal Student Aid).   FAFSA Help Days will be h...
TJC Academy of Dance featured in ETSO’s ‘Invitation to the Dance
Mar 23, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 4 4 recommendations | email to a friend
Music and dance will take center stage as students from the Tyler Junior College Academy of Dance join the East Texas Symphony Orchestra for “Invitation to the Dance.” The performance is set 7:30 p...
Kimberly Campbell of Gilmer inducted into Alpha Chi honor society
Mar 22, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 5 5 recommendations | email to a friend
  SEARCY, AR ( 03/22/2017 )-- Kimberly Campbell of Gilmer (75645) was recently inducted into Harding University's chapter of Alpha Chi National Honor Society. Campbell, middle level math and scienc...
Trump Immigration Policies Chill Some School Protests
by BETSY JOLES, Reporting Texas
Mar 22, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 5 5 recommendations | email to a friend
    AUSTIN — On Jan. 20, senior Blanca Sanchez-Luna led students in a walkout at East Side Memorial High School to protest President Donald Trump’s inauguration and his immigration policies. Since ...