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Gilmer City Council takes initial steps toward major projects
The Gilmer City Council on Tuesday informally approved taking initial steps toward four major water and sewer projects which City Manager Jeff Ellington recommended be done this year. Ellington sai...
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Give Me Liberty! (1775)
  Lord Dunmore, British Governor of Virginia, had allowed the Virginia Militia act to lapse.  Should Virginia raise a new Militia?   Patrick Henry  addressed the Second Virginia Convention: “…  Thi...
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Kelsey Heritage Center Groundbreaking
The Kelsey Memorial Cemetery Association has broken ground for the new Kelsey Heritage Center, with a targeted completion date of Memorial Day 2015.   Cemetery board members gathered for the ground...
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The Best Valentine’s Day Gift
You’ve got less than two weeks to get your honey a Valentine’s Day gift. If you have already got it planned out, good for you. If you have no idea what to do, I have some pretty nifty ideas. If you...
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Video: Kris Boyd's announcement along with that of his Houston Lamar friend, Holton Hill
Watch: Kris Boyd's announcement along with that of his Houston Lamar friend, Holton Hill Among his remarks, Kris Boyd said the following: "I would like to thank the support from East Texas and the ...
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Top-100 prospect Kris Boyd of Gilmer commits to the Texas Longhorns
followed by a commitment from his brother
by WESCOTT EBERTS, Burnt Orange Nation
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In an appearance on TWC News Austin, Gilmer cornerback Kris Boyd announced his commitment to the Texas Longhorns, along with close friend Holton Hill, a cornerback from Houston Lamar. Read more: To...
Video: Gilmer Buckeyes State Championship Parade and Rally - Jan 26, 2015
by W.R. GREENE
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The Gilmer Buckeyes of Gilmer (Texas) High School are honored for their latest football championship in downtown Gilmer on Monday night, Jan. 26, 2015. The Buckeyes went 16-0 in 2014 to win the 4A ...
Video: Coach Jeff Traylor's remarks at the State Championship Parade and Rally
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Coach Jeff Traylor's remarks at the State Championship Parade and Rally. Jeff Traylor   @CoachTraylor     Great day for our program. @ demarco_boyd @ kris23db commit to the Univ. of Texas and @ Gus...
Cannabis Is Making Colorado So Rich The State May Literally Give Money Back To Residents
by APRIL M. SHORT
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Colorado is making so much money with cannabis sales that they literally have to give some of it back to residents. So proclaimed a recent AP story by Kristen Wyatt on the booming cannabis industry...
What Do They Know? Why Are So Many Of The Super Wealthy Preparing Bug Out Locations?
by MICHAEL SNYDER
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A lot of ultra-rich people are quietly preparing to “bug out” when the time comes. They are buying survival properties, they are buying farms in far away countries and they are buying deep undergro...
Lifesaving action begins today
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Lifesaving action begins today Texas State Technical College to offer opportunity for saving lives with blood donation MARSHALL ( Jan. 31, 2015 ) – Taking action is what gives us life. When we act ...
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Australian Al-Jazeera journalist Peter Greste listens to the verdict in Cairo on June 23, 2014 inside the defendants cage during his trial for allegedly supporting the Muslim BrotherhoodEgypt freed and deported Australian journalist Peter Greste on Sunday after more than 400 days in detention, following global condemnation of his jailing on charges of backing the Muslim Brotherhood. Greste, an award-winning correspondent for Al-Jazeera English, flew to Larnaca in Cyprus accompanied by his brother Michael after being released from Cairo's Tora prison, the interior ministry and airport officials told AFP. The reporter was detained along with two colleagues, Canadian-Egyptian Mohamed Fahmy and an Egyptian producer, Baher Mohamed, in December 2013 and charged with aiding the blacklisted Brotherhood movement. Qatar-based Al-Jazeera welcomed Cairo's decision and expressed hope its other two journalists would soon also be released.


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Boston Celtics' Marcus Thornton (4) battles Miami Heat's Mario Chalmers and Chris Andersen (11) for the ball during the first half of an NBA basketball game in Boston, Sunday, Feb. 1, 2015. (AP Photo/Winslow Townson)BOSTON (AP) — Hassan Whiteside was hardly shocked when Miami coach Erik Spoelstra designed a play for him late in the third quarter of a tight game.


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