Latest sales tax number for Gilmer is misleading
by VIC PARKER
Sep 14, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 76 76 recommendations | email to a friend
Sometimes the numbers don’t tell the entire story. Take Gilmer’s September sales tax check, for instance. It showed a decline of some $42,000 from the same month last year, a nearly 27 percent decl...
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In this photo taken on Tuesday, Sept. 16, 2014, a Druze man looks through binoculars towards the fighting in the Syrian side of the Golan as seen from the Israeli-controlled Golan Heights. For four decades, a multinational United Nations mission has quietly monitored the sleepy Golan Heights — providing a symbol of stability between bitter enemies as it enforced a truce between Israel and Syria. But as Syria has plunged into civil war and the peacekeepers themselves have become targets of al-Qaida-linked rebels, the U.N. observer force has begun to fall apart, leaving its future — and the prospects for ever establishing peace in this rugged area of the Middle East — in doubt. (AP Photo/Tsafrir Abayov)CAMP ZIOUANI, Golan Heights (AP) — For four decades, a multinational United Nations mission has quietly monitored the sleepy Golan Heights — providing a symbol of stability between bitter enemies as it enforced a truce between Israel and Syria.


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Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi shakes hand with visiting Chinese President Xi Jinping in New Delhi, India, Thursday, Sept. 18, 2014. Jinping and Modi will hold talks aimed at boosting trade and Chinese investment even as their troops face-off along their disputed border in the Himalayas. (AP Photo /Manish Swarup)NEW DELHI (AP) — Chinese President Xi Jinping vowed to bring prosperity to Asia and create opportunities for the world as he and India's Prime Minister Narendra Modi began talks Thursday to deepen cooperation through investment and trade.


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Gilmer City Council acts on ambulance building
by PHILLIP WILLIAMS
Sep 14, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 20 20 recommendations | email to a friend
The Gilmer City Council on Tuesday approved plans and specifications to seek bids on constructing a building which the ETMC medical system will lease to house its ambulances. With ETMC Gilmer sched...
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