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The Texas Food Truckin’ Fest is Back with a Bite!
The Texas Food Truckin’ Fest is Back with a Bite! (to eat!) From Australian Meat Pies to Korean Fusion to cupcakes sure to impress…the 2nd Annual Spring Texas Food Truckin’ Fest Globe Life Park in ...
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Lady Buckeyes win District 16-3A track meet

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One of Hollywood’s finest reaches out to troubled youth
BURBANK, CA.   Well known actor and personal trainer to the stars Jean Paul San Pedro will be spending some of this weekend at the Los Padrinos Juvenile Hall in Downey, California.  He will be part...
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Newburgh Conspiracy
Could We Become an Un-United States  in Our Lifetime? Ignorance of Our History Threatens Our Democracy, Says Historian Many acknowledge that George Washington was our greatest president because of ...
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East Texas Oil Museum open Good Friday, returns to spring schedule
The East Texas Oil Museum will be open Good Friday and Saturday, April 18-19 , from 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. , but will be closed Sunday in observance of Easter.   The museum has just initiated its spring ...
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New Diana FFA Plant Sale is May 3
New Diana FFA will have a plant sale on Saturday, May 3, from 6 a.m. to 3 p.m. They will have Celebrity, Homestead, Better Boys and Roma tomatoes and Bell, Jalapeno, Banana and Cayenne peppers. Flo...
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New Way Country Church to host Easter Sunrise Service
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New Way Country Church will host an Easter Sunrise Service, around the campfire, on April 20 at 6:15 a.m. Breakfast will be served following the service. There will be a children’s activity followi...
Moses Chapel sets Sunrise Service
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Moses Chapel C.M.E. Church will hold a Sunrise Service at 7 a.m. on Sunday, April 20, and its Sunday morning worship service at 10 a.m., followed by the youth department Easter program at 12:15 p.m...
KC Children’s Chorus will perform concert April 24 in Longview
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Kilgore College Children’s Chorus will perform its spring concert in Longview this month.   The concert is set for 7 p.m. Thursday, April 24 , at Trinity Episcopal Church, 906 Padon St.   Consistin...
Latch Community Easter Egg Hunt
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A community-wide Easter Egg Hunt will be held at 11 a.m. Saturday at the Latch Community Center. Eggs will be furnished; just bring your baskets. Hot dogs will be served following the egg hunt.
Grand Jury returns 19 indictments
by PHILLIP WILLIAMS
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The Upshur County Grand Jury returned 19 indictments, four of them sealed, and no-billed two cases Thursday, said District Attorney Billy Byrd. Defendants, charges and bonds in the open indictments...
Calling All Aggies
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The Upshur County A&M Club invites you to attend Aggie Muster. It will start at 6:00 PM, Monday, April 21st at the First Methodist Church-Gilmer Highway 154 W and Montgomery Street. All are encoura...
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President Barack Obama gestures as he speaks in the briefing room of the White House in Washington, Thursday, April 17, 2014. The president spoke about health care overhaul and the situation in Ukraine. (AP Photo/Susan Walsh)WASHINGTON (AP) — A surge of eleventh-hour enrollments has improved the outlook for President Barack Obama's health care law, with more people signing up overall and a much-needed spark of interest among young adults.


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SEOUL, South Korea (AP) — Following is the transcript released by the Ministry of Ocean and Fisheries of the conversation between Jeju Vessel Traffic Services Center (VTS) on Jeju Island and The Sewol, the ferry that sank on Wednesday. The original transcript is in Korean and the translation was done by The Associated Press. It starts off from the first distress call made by the ferry:
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