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Expert: Nine Tips To Help You Break Away From Your Smartphone
Baylor University marketing professor addresses smartphone addiction, consequences in new book WACO, Texas (Sept. 3, 2015) – You’ve tried to escape it. You really have. But, the constant stream of ...
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Donny Edwards, Elvis tribute artist, returns to Gilmer Civic Center on Sunday, Sept. 20
The sideburns, the hips, the jumpsuits and the hits will be on display when Elvis tribute artist Donny Edwards takes the stage  September 20th  at the Gilmer Civic Center for a  Sunday  matinee at ...
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What happened when this college student drank too much, too quickly
I opened my eyes in a strange room. I was lying on a couch in a dark basement. My skull felt like an eggshell. Read more: What happened when this college student drank too much, too quickly
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2015 World Livestock Auctioneer Champion to sell at Sulphur Springs Livestock and Dairy Auction
KANSAS CITY, Mo. ( September 3, 2015 ) – Brandon Neely, 2015 World Livestock Auctioneer Champion, will be visiting Sulphur Springs Livestock and Dairy Auction (1910 S Broadway St., Sulphur Springs,...
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Longview to host multiple community blood drives for patients nearby
    Blood by the numbers: One in seven hospital patients needs a transfusion Longview to host multiple community blood drives for patients nearby LONGVIEW, Texas ( Sept. 3, 2015 ) – Every 90 second...
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LAND AND MINERAL OWNERS GROUP TO HOLD EDUCATIONAL MEETING IN GILMER
The Texas Land & Mineral Owners Association (TLMA) will host an hour-long educational presentation on Tuesday, September 29, 2015, at 12:00 p.m. at the Gilmer Area Chamber of Commerce, located at 1...
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Texas Renaissance Festival is hiring for the 2015 season
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  Hundreds of jobs are opening at TRF Job Faire 9/12 and 9/13 in Todd Mission, Texas   HOUSTON (September 2, 2015)  It’s that time of year again! The  Texas Renaissance Festival  is hiring for its ...
Trigger Happy Tyrants
by JIM "PAPPY" MOORE
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A headline caught my eye recently. It was about “Trigger Warnings” in the college classroom. Naturally, I thought “oh good, someone is teaching these kids about the proper handling of guns.” Soon I...
Gus Johnson shares thoughts on Cowboys, Buckeyes
by ELWYN HENDERSON
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Former Gilmer Buckeye and SFA running back Gus Johnson has always loved football and has always given his all to be the best he could be when in practice or on a football field. He excelled in both...
UT Tyler Seeks Participants for Research Study
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UT Tyler Seeks Participants for Research Study   September 1, 2015   The University of Texas at Tyler Department of Health and Kinesiology is recruiting men and women for a research study, Dr. Yong...
Researchers Find Neuron Responsible For Alcoholism
by TEXAS A&M
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Researchers Find Neuron Responsible For Alcoholism September 2, 2015   Scientists have pinpointed a population of neurons in the brain that influences whether one drink leads to two, which could ul...
SoftMaker Office now free for schools, teachers and universities worldwide
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Nuremberg (Germany);  September 2, 2015 SoftMaker, a leading provider of office software, is to offer its SoftMaker Office 2016 for Windows office suite free of charge to schools, teachers, college...
national news
SACRAMENTO, Calif. (AP) — Police hunted for a gunman Thursday night who opened fire at a Sacramento college parking lot, killing one student and wounding two others, officials said.
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U.S. President Obama shakes hands with Saudi Arabia's King Salman at the start of a bilateral meeting at Erga Palacein RiyadhBy Yeganeh Torbati WASHINGTON (Reuters) - Saudi King Salman will meet with U.S. President Barack Obama in Washington on Friday to seek more support in countering Iran, as the Obama administration aims to use the visit to shore up relations after a period of tensions. The visit is the king's first to the United States since ascending to the throne in January, and comes after the United States agreed to a nuclear deal with Iran in July, raising Gulf Arab fears that the lifting of sanctions on Iran would enable it to pursue destabilizing policies in the Middle East.


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