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Kilgore College mourning loss of longtime band director Wally Read
  Kilgore College is mourning the loss of longtime band director Wallace C. "Wally" Read who passed away Jan. 16 at the age of 93. Wally Read was a very well-known East Texas band director who dire...
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See which Texas eighth-graders go on to earn college degrees
Todd Wiseman See which Texas eighth-graders go on to earn college degrees by Ryan Murphy Jan. 20, 2017 We've updated our Higher Education Outcomes app with a new year of data, showing the percentag...
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Colleges Are Failing to Prepare Students for Work; Here's the Solution.
Job prospects for today's college seniors are looking up. The hiring of bachelors-degree holders is expected to jump by 19 percent this year. But few are actually prepared for employment. Even thou...
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How might Texas teach students to interact with police?
Tamir Kalifa How might Texas teach students to interact with police? by Johnathan Silver and Aliyya Swaby Jan. 20, 2017 Texas' top criminal justice lawmakers are considering sending community leade...
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Texas Senate leaders propose tuition freeze, elimination of financial aid program
Illustration by Todd Wiseman Texas Senate leaders propose tuition freeze, elimination of financial aid program by Matthew Watkins Jan. 19, 2017 Comments Lt. Gov. Dan Patrick and Sen. Kel Seliger , ...
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Federal officials plan second round of investigation on Texas special ed
by ALIYYA SWABY, The Texas Tribune
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Eddie Seal for the Texas Tribune Federal officials plan second round of investigation on Texas special ed by Aliyya Swaby Jan. 19, 2017 Continuing its investigation into whether Texas capped specia...
Rangerettes will perform at inaugural ball Thursday in Washington, D.C.
by CHRIS CRADDOCK
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  The Kilgore College Rangerettes will perform at the Black Tie & Boots Presidential Inaugural Ball on Thursday, Jan. 19, at the Gaylord National Resort and Convention Center in Washington, D.C.   ...
PINE TREE DECA FINISHES STRONG AT DISTRICT COMPETITION
by MARY WHITTON
Jan 19, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 3 3 recommendations | email to a friend
Pine Tree DECA competed at the district level in Pittsburg at the Region 8 ESC. Both team and individual event participants finished strong.    Participants included Destiny Jackson, Samara Flores,...
Dr. Ron Clinton to perform solo piano concert
by J. WEBER
Jan 19, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 5 5 recommendations | email to a friend
Dr. Ron Clinton to perform solo piano concert JANUARY 19, 2017     J. WEBER Dr. Ron Clinton, Northeast Texas Community College Executive Vice President for Instruction, will perform a solo piano re...
Food handlers’ safety class set for Jan. 22 in Gilmer
by ADAM RUSSELL
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GILMER – A Texas Department of State Health Services accredited food handlers program will be offered by the Texas A&M AgriLife Extension Service Jan. 22 in Gilmer. Julie York, instructor and AgriL...
PTJH STUDENTS TO PARTICIPATE IN THE GREAT KINDNESS CHALLENGE
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Pine Tree Junior High students will participate in The Great Kindness Challenge the week of  January 23-27 . This week is designated to teach students about how spreading kindness is easier than sp...