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.
Slow start to early voting in East Texas
The pace of early voting will have to pick up in Gregg County to reach the level achieved the last time the governor’s job was on the ballot. Other Longview-area counties also were reporting slower ea
Waskom fire department encourages Halloween safety
Halloween can be a dangerous time for children.
Marshall boy assaulted at bus stop
A 10-year-old Marshall boy is at Dallas Children Medical Center after being assaulted Friday at a bus stop by another student, who is in police custody.
Suspects sought in Parker County antique furniture scam
Testing for Christmas
Greater Oak Grove pastor anniversary
Today in history, Saturday, Oct. 25
amarillo.com / Sat, 25 Oct 2014 03:17:34 +0000
■ On Oct. 25, 1954, a meeting of President Dwight D. Eisenhower’s Cabinet was broadcast live on radio and television; during the session, Secretary of State John Foster Dulles, just returned from Europe, reported on agreements signed in Paris on the future of West Germany. (To date, it’s the only presidential Cabinet meeting to be carried on radio and TV.)
■ In 1760, Britain’s King George III succeeded his late grandfather, George II.
Angel Network concert set tonight in Longview
Neal McCoy returns to the Belcher Center tonight with his 20th annual East Texas Angel Network concert.
Greg Abbott, Chuck Norris urge East Texans to ‘get out and vote’
TYLER — Texas Attorney General and gubernatorial candidate Greg Abbott told a Tyler audience Friday his election is an opportunity to put East Texas values in the governor’s mansion.
Davis supporters gather today in Longview
Supporters of Democratic gubernatorial candidate Wendy Davis will gather at 9 a.m. today at a local business before walking neighborhoods to encourage residents to vote.
Calendar for Saturday Oct. 25, 2014
amarillo.com / Sat, 25 Oct 2014 03:17:11 +0000
The Foxfire Experiment: 5 p.m. Amarillo Hut, 4201 Bushland Blvd. No cover. 806-576-3400.
Live music: 7 p.m. The Big Texan Steak Ranch Beer Garden, 7701 E. Interstate 40. No cover. 806-372-6000.
Kickshikers Band: 7 p.m VFW Post 1475, 1401 W. Eighth Ave. Cover. 806-373-3521.
Jon Brooks: 7:30 p.m. Part of High Plains Public Radio’s Living Room Concerts series. Fibonacci Space, 3306 S.W. Sixth Ave. Suggested $10 donation. firstname.lastname@example.org.
Marfa Lights, El Cosmico make high-profile lists
Midland Reporter-Telegram / Fri, 24 Oct 2014 22:45:00 -0500
One tiny West Texas town, two high-profile lists, and a mystique that is irresistible to travelers all over the world.
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