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Mar 27, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 1 1 recommendations | email to a friend
4 Reasons Your Business  Should Be On Social Media Networking Online Is Crucial, But It Needs  To Be Done Right, CEO says When they need to make personal connections with the rest of humanity, more...
Pet Talk: Fostering Pets
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As an animal lover, you know just how hard it is to pass up that sweet puppy dogface while walking through your local shelter or rescue group. If adoption isn’t possible for you at the moment, fost...
Senate Panel Sets Sights on In-State Tuition Law
by JULIAN AGUILAR, The Texas Tribune
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Senate Panel Sets Sights on In-State Tuition Law by Julián Aguilar , The Texas Tribune March 27, 2015 The push to repeal a 2001 law that allows some undocumented students to pay in-state tuition at...
The republic is dead, and a storm is coming
by RON LEE
Mar 27, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 1 1 recommendations | email to a friend
“Wake up, America,” people cry. “Have hope, faith, and heart that the republic can survive,” others proclaim. Honestly, I don’t know why everyone can’t face the reality that it’s dead already; the ...
Another Oligarch Preaches to the Peasants – Charlie Munger Says “Prepare for Harder World”
by MICHAEL KRIEGER
Mar 27, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 1 1 recommendations | email to a friend
While several exceptionally wealthy and successful people have admirably come out and spoken passionately of the broken nature of financial markets and the political system, as well as the threat t...
New Census Bureau Population Estimates:
Upshur County Now Has More Than 40,000 People
by CENSUS BUREAU
Mar 27, 2015 | 1 1 comments | 6 6 recommendations | email to a friend
The Villages, Fla., Nation’s Fastest-Growing Metro Area for Second Year in a Row Florida was home to the nation's fastest growing metro area from 2013 to 2014, according to new U.S. Census Bureau m...
Texas Counties, Metros Among Fastest-Growing in U.S.
by ALEXA URA, The Texas Tribune
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Texas Counties, Metros Among Fastest-Growing in U.S. by Alexa Ura , The Texas Tribune March 26, 2015 As Texas' population continues to climb , it's the state's suburbs that are seeing the quickest ...
Glenn Beck sees enemies everywhere: Karl Rove and Grover Norquist are ‘joined at the hip’ against me
by ARTURO GARCIA, The Raw Story
Mar 26, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 5 5 recommendations | email to a friend
While he did not want to indulge in conspiracy theories, Glenn Beck said on Thursday, he found it “interesting” that he is facing criticism from Karl Rove and Grover Norquist. “We’re now fighting a...
Willie Nelson Is Launching His Own Brand of Weed
by JAMES JOINER, The Daily Beast
Mar 26, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 5 5 recommendations | email to a friend
Willie Nelson takes a hit of the cigarette-sized vaporizer in his gnarled hand, exhaling a small cloud, before placing it on the foldout table in front of us. We’re seated in the cool enclave of hi...
Rep. Gohmert weighing presidential bid
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Conservative firebrand Rep. Louie Gohmert (R-Texas) told The Hill that he might run for president in 2016. Gohmert indicated he might launch an exploratory committee for president when originally a...
Gilmer Buckeyes 2015 Maker
by STEPHEN YORK
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Gilmer Buckeyes go through off-season training.
HOUSE BILL 80 PASSED BY THE TEXAS HOUSE
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AUSTIN – The Alex Brown Memorial Act, a bill to enact a statewide ban on texting while driving, was passed by the Texas House of Representatives and will be sent to the Texas Senate for considerati...
Mule Deer Relocated in West Texas to Help Boost Population
by TEXAS PARKS AND WILDLIFE DEPARTMENT
Mar 26, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 5 5 recommendations | email to a friend
ALPINE— In an effort to boost a struggling mule deer population in and around the Black Gap Wildlife Management Area, 40 mule deer does were relocated from Elephant Mountain Wildlife Management Are...
TRAFFIC ALERT – I-35 CLOSED BOTH DIRECTIONS NEAR SALADO
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SALADO  – Preliminary reports from TxDOT engineers on the scene indicate an oversized tractor trailer hit a beam of the FM 2484 overpass bridge that was under construction on I-35. The impact of th...
Salado bridge collapse: TxDOT signs indicated bridge height
by CIARA O'ROURKE, Austin American-Statesman
Mar 26, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 5 5 recommendations | email to a friend
Read more: Salado bridge collapse: Unclear if TxDOT signs indicated bridge height
Coach Matt Turner takes the helm for the Gilmer Buckeyes
by PHILLIP WILLIAMS
Mar 26, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 11 11 recommendations | email to a friend
Matt Turner, longtime offensive coordinator in Gilmer High School’s football program, was named head coach and athletic director Monday night by the Gilmer school board. Turner, the lone finalist f...
Bee for Literacy scheduled for March 26 at Civic Center
by PHILLIP WILLIAMS
Mar 26, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 10 10 recommendations | email to a friend
The 22nd annual Rotary Spelling Bee for LIteracy, sponsored by the Gilmer Rotary Club to benefit the Upshur County Literacy Program, is set Thursday night at the Gilmer Civic Center. The event will...
Meaningful immigration reform key to continued innovation in tech and beyond
by PETER FRENCH
Mar 26, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 0 0 recommendations | email to a friend
  Technology industry leaders and entrepreneurs from across the globe flocked to Austin this week for the 2015 SXSW Interactive Festival.  SXSW Interactive serves as an incubator of tech and digita...
Why are people so mean to each other online?
by JANE WAKEFIELD, BBC
Mar 26, 2015 | 1 1 comments | 3 3 recommendations | email to a friend
It used to be the case that people got their gossip over the garden fence or from a bit of curtain twitching. But now we have the internet and the nature of chat has changed forever. Read more: Why...
HOW SLEEP BECAME A SOCIAL JUSTICE ISSUE
by CIARA BYRNE, Huffington Post
Mar 26, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 3 3 recommendations | email to a friend
Maria Fernandes worked three jobs, at three different Dunkin’ Donuts stores in New Jersey. She napped when she could, often in her car between shifts. She tended to sleep with the engine running, a...