Gold Rush continues: Gilmer Buckeyes win another state title
May 21, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 9 9 recommendations | email to a friend
The 2014-15 Gilmer Buckeyes Gold Rush continued over the weekend as the school’s student-athletes added a second state championship last Saturday night in Austin to go with their 4A Division II cha...
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Ethnic Rohingya men sleep in a tent at temporary shelter in Langsa, Aceh province, Indonesia, Friday, May 22, 2015.Thousands of refugees and migrants have washed ashore in Malaysia, Indonesia and Thailand, about half Rohingya and the rest from Bangladesh, according to the International Organization for Migration. The U.N. refugee agency estimates more than 3,000 others may still be at sea. (AP Photo/Tatan Syuflana)BANGKOK (AP) — Attention turned Friday to the seas off Southeast Asia's west coast as naval vessels from Myanmar and Malaysia searched for stranded boat people and the U.S. military prepared air patrols to step up its involvement.


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Insurgents on Friday seized a hospital from Syrian government forces who had been besieged there since late April, the Syrian Observatory for Human Rights reported, compounding recent setbacks for President Bashar al-Assad. The al Qaeda-linked Nusra Front, one of the insurgent groups involved in the offensive, said government forces had fled the hospital outside the town of Jisr al-Shughour in Idlib province. The Observatory said dozens of Syrian troops had managed to escape, and the insurgents were in complete control of the hospital.
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GISD board meets for first time since latest election
by PHILLIP WILLIAMS
May 21, 2015 | 1 1 comments | 9 9 recommendations | email to a friend
The Gilmer school board reelected its three officers after newly elected trustee Clayton Tefteller and newly re-elected board members Diedra Camp and Kenny Southwell were sworn in Monday night. Re-...
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