Word of the day for Saturday, Oct. 25, 2014
amarillo.com / Sat, 25 Oct 2014 03:16:53 +0000
WORD OF THE DAY
■ säm bər
Definition: (adj) very sad and serious
Example: “There is no more somber enemy of good art than the pram in the hall.”
— Cyril Connolly
ETBU endorsed for the Master of Arts in Christian Ministry program
The Theological Education Council and the Baptist General Convention of Texas recently endorsed East Texas Baptist University’s new Master of Arts in Christian Ministry (MACM) degree.
Angel Network concert set tonight in Longview
Neal McCoy returns to the Belcher Center tonight with his 20th annual East Texas Angel Network concert.
Slow start to early voting in East Texas
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Greater Oak Grove pastor anniversary
Police: Irving man had more than 1,000 improper videos
First Church of the Nazarene holds pumpkin patch, Fall Fest
The First Church of the Nazarene of Marshall is holding their first pumpkin patch this year.
East Texas educator named teacher of the year
A sixth-grade English teacher in Lindale ISD was named the state’s elementary teacher of the year Friday.
Local 4-H group collects food
Every year, all the 4-H members in the state of Texas come together for one day in October to give back to their communities. This annual event is called One Day 4-H.
Senate candidates Cornyn, Alameel meet in only debate
DALLAS — Problems with the nation’s immigration system dominated a debate Friday between U.S. Sen. John Cornyn and Democratic challenger David Alameel.
UT/TT Poll: Cruz, Perry lead GOP presidential pack
Midland Reporter-Telegram / Fri, 24 Oct 2014 22:39:00 -0500
U.S. Sen. Ted Cruz remains the top presidential choice of Texas Republican voters, but Gov. Rick Perry is starting to close the gap between the two, according to a recent poll.
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