Skip the kitchen, settle for the food
lubbockonline.com / Thu, 27 Nov 2014 01:48:56 +0000
Skip the kitchen, settle for the food.
If you don’t feel like cooking today — or don’t have a big enough crowd to cook for — don’t worry, you can still eat.
As far as Thanksgiving meals, a host of area organizations are, well, hosting.
Texas lawmakers will consider these bills
mysanantonio.com / Tue, 11 Nov 2014 23:57:00 UT
Elections season is over. It's now time for lawmakers to get to work on the issues that are most important to Texans ... and some many Texans weren't even aware of.
Downtown Marshall was aglow Wednesday night during the opening of the Wonderland of Lights at the Harrison County Historical Courthouse.
Educators thankful for rewarding jobs
Teachers and administration staff from Marshall, Elysian Fields, Jefferson, Waskom and Hallsville Independent School districts and Trinity Episcopal School in Marshall know the importance of being tha
Lawnmower ignites grass fire
Court erases Tiede’s sentence
The family of Marjorie Nugent said they are devastated by a Wednesday decision from the state’s highest criminal court to free Bernie Tiede from his life sentence for murder.
Commissioners approve policy for grant project
The Harrison County Commissioners Court approved the inclusion of a policy regarding the water improvements grant project for Caddo Lake Water Supply Corp., which was needed to stay in compliance with
Hallsville ISD continues food projectto provide meals to hungry students
It was a young girl who brought to reality the lack of nutritious meals for a number of children and teens in the Hallsville ISD.
Officials: Candle sparks morning apartment fire
An unattended candle started a Wednesday-morning fire at a Longview apartment complex, Fire Marshal Johnny Zackary said.
School superintendents thankful for community
As of August, Texas has more than 1,247 public school districts, with more than 5 million students enrolled overall.
CITY WELCOMES HOLIDAYS
Hundreds of thousands of LED lights lit up the Harrison County Historical Courthouse on Wednesday night, marking the beginning of the 28th annual Wonderland of Lights.
Postal Service closed for holiday
lubbockonline.com / Thu, 27 Nov 2014 06:13:31 +0000
Postal Service closed for holiday
United States Postal Services will be closed Thursday in observance of Thanksgiving.
Priority express mail is the only mail that will be delivered. Post offices will reopen Friday.
The post office’s self-service kiosks are available 24 hours a day, including holidays. Kiosks allow customers to weigh and mail letters and parcels as well as purchase stamps. During the 2014 holiday season kiosks have been stocked with stamp sheets featuring “Winter Fun” or Rudolph the Red Nosed Reindeer.
Empty Stocking Fund: Couple struggles to care for grandkids
amarillo.com / Thu, 27 Nov 2014 01:31:12 +0000
Living arrangements are cramped and finances are scarce for Empty Stocking Recipients No. 1. The married Amarillo couple cares for their three grandchildren, ages 10, 7 and 4, in a two-bedroom home.
The children sleep on a pull-out couch in the living room. The family of five relies on an income of about $1,350 each month, plus $143 per month in food stamps.
Empty Stocking Fund Recipients No. 1 are seeking assistance to provide Christmas gifts for their grandchildren this year.
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