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Faculty Focus: Ginger Christiansen
Faculty Focus: Ginger Christiansen Ginger Christiansen Published:  Friday, 2nd December 2016 She’s a Navy veteran, a mother, a foster parent, a ballet dancer, a former nurse at East Texas Medical C...
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McLane Stadium, Waco TX
  Sweetwater Mustangs vs Gilmer Buckeyes Friday, December 9 7 p.m.  Gilmer is home team wearing black. Brian Bowman   @jbbowman7 @ GilmerHigh will release school on Friday, December 9, at 12:00 pm....
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Texas Weekly Fuel Update and Outlook
Texas, TX, December 5- Average retail gasoline prices in Texas have risen 5.1 cents per gallon in the past week, averaging $1.94/g yesterday, according to GasBuddy's daily survey of 13,114 gas outl...
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Robroy Industries' Conduit Division Appoints Keith Merrill to General Manager Position
Robroy  Industries Conduit Division, manufacturer of ETL-Verified PVC-coated galvanized rigid conduit (Plasti-Bond), announces that Keith Merrill has been appointed to the position of General Manag...
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‘Life Is, As It's Been Given’ examined in new book
‘Life Is, As It's Been Given’ examined in new book Richard Ramone explores, exposes unseen forces at play that influence day-to-day circumstances   DALLAS – Richard Ramone’s “Life Is, As It's Been ...
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When Might Opening a Joint Bank Account Make Sense?
  When Might Opening a Joint Bank Account Make Sense? By Nathaniel Sillin Did you recently get married, move in with a new roommate, see a child off to college or start managing a relative's financ...
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Clothes Closet Toy Sale
by FRANCES KENDALL
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The Clothes Closet takes a break on Black Friday but there will be bargains galore as the Toy Sale opens this week. Santa's elves have been busy, busy, busy in the workshop preparing hundreds of to...
Red Wine is Fine – maybe
by RON IRWIN
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  Over the last several years there has been an abundance of evidence that drinking a little bit of red wine can actually have several possible health benefits. So let’s all break out that cork scr...
Tiger By the Tail
by JIM "PAPPY" MOORE
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  Texas is unique. We all know it. But this will shock you. There are more tigers living in the State of Texas than there are tigers living in the wild in the entire world. That's right. We have mo...
TIPS FOR PET OWNERS REGARDING COLD WEATHER AND THE HOLIDAY SEASON
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  With the arrival of the winter months and holiday season, there are additional health hazards that are of concern for animals; some are potentially fatal. A few of these health risks could be bro...
Red Letters
by STEVE ELLISON
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      Red Letters Pastor Steve Ellison   Long before “Red Letter Christianity” became a catch-phrase or a movement, I was uncomfortable with the concept of having some words of the Bible in a diffe...
Your Customers are Putting their Money Where their Hearts Are
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Your Customers are Putting their Money Where their Hearts Are According to a recent Nielsen survey, 55 percent of online consumers around the world surveyed said they would pay more for products an...
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Republican U.S. presidential nominee Donald Trump listens to former presidential candidate Dr. Ben Carson during a meetig with local small business leaders before a campaign rally in West Palm BeachBy Doina Chiacu and Diane Bartz WASHINGTON (Reuters) - Retired neurosurgeon Ben Carson, a rival-turned-supporter of Donald Trump, overcame his stated qualms about a lack of government experience on Monday to accept the president-elect's nomination to lead the Department of Housing and Urban Development. Democrats criticized the Republican president-elect's latest pick for his incoming administration, calling Carson unqualified to take over $48-billion agency that oversees public housing. Carson, a popular writer and speaker in conservative circles, has been a close adviser to Trump since he dropped out of the 2016 Republican presidential primary contest and he is a vice chairman of Trump's transition team.


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(Reuters) - U.S. President-elect Donald Trump said on Monday he would nominate retired neurosurgeon Ben Carson, a presidential rival-turned-supporter to serve as Department of Housing and Urban Development secretary. [L1N1E00G0] Below are people mentioned as contenders for senior roles as Trump works to form his administration before taking office on Jan. 20, according to Reuters sources and media reports. See the end of list for posts already filled. ...
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