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Texas Adds 27,200 Jobs

Texas economy adds 27,200 positions in June The Texas economy added 27,200 seasonally adjusted nonfarm jobs in June, which marked 24 consecutive months of employment growth. Over the year, Texas added 359,500 jobs for an annual employment growth rate of 2.9 percent. Private-sector employers added 26,400 positions over the month. ...

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2018 Red River Army Depot Hail And Farewell Dinner

Cindy and Mike Malone bid farewell to Col. Jason Cindy and Mike Malone welcome Col. Steve York and family Texarkana, USA (July 19, 2018): Texarkana, USA: The Texarkana USA Chamber of Commerce held the 2018 Red River Army Depot Hail and Farewell Dinner on Tuesday, July 17th at the Texarkana ...

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Red River Welcomes 42nd Commander

  Maj. Gen. Daniel G. Mitchell (front), commanding general of the U.S. Army Tank-Automotive and Armaments Command, waits to take the stage before Red River Army Depot’s change of Command Ceremony July 18, 2018. Pictured with Mitchell are former Red River Commander Col. Jason A. Carrico and new Commander Col. ...

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Weekly Roadwork Report

TxDOT Atlanta District For July 22-28, 2018 Bowie County US 259 – At Red River north of De Kalb, constructing a new bridge. US 259 – From US 82 to FM 44, adding shoulders. US 82 – From SH 98 to 0.5 mile west of SH 8, seal coating highway. ...

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ATCOG Meeting

Joint Agenda Northeast Texas Rural Planning Organization and ARK-TEX Council of Government’s executive committee meeting Thursday, July 26, 2018, 10:00 am Titus County Extension Office 1708 Industrial Rd., Mt Pleasant, TX Item 1. Call to order. Item 2. Invocation. Item 3. Self-introductions. Rural Planning Organization (RPO) Agenda Items Item 4. ...

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Free GED And ESL Programs

The Adult Education Department at Northeast Texas Community College is accepting new and returning students for its GED (General Educational Development) and ESL (English as a Second Language) programs. Those interested in participating in either of these free educational programs should call to make an appointment for registration. While classes ...

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Paris Police Report For Friday (Jul 20)

Thursday morning, Paris Police worked a burglary in the 400-block of SW 19th. An unknown suspect had forced entry into the complainant’s storage building and took several lawn tools. The investigation is ongoing. Officers worked a fraud complaint in the 1000-block of SE 9th. The crime took place elsewhere using ...

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Hopkins County Commissioner’s Court Meeting 07.23.18

      TIME:                   9:00 A.M. DATE:                   Monday, July 23, 2018 PLACE:                In The Commissioners’ Courtroom On The First Floor Of The Hopkins County Courthouse is at 118 Church St., Sulphur Springs, TX.                           Invocation Pledge Of Allegiance To The Flag AMERICAN FLAG: TEXAS FLAG:  “Honor The Texas Flag; I Pledge ...

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Quake On Town Lake This Weekend In Mt Pleasant

    ‘Quake on Town Lake,’ benefiting Cypress Basin Hospice, will be in Mt Pleasant this weekend. The drag boat races and BBQ begin at 11:00 am on Saturday and Sunday morning. Town Lake is located on Hwy 271 North in Mt Pleasant.

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Mamma Mia Here We Go Again And The Equalizer 2 In Today’s At The Movies

  “Mamma Mia! Here We Go Again” [PG-13] (Wide) Watch Trailer In this sequel to “Mamma Mia!” (2008), Sophie learns about her mother’s past while pregnant herself. Stars: Lily James, Amanda Seyfried, Meryl Streep, Dominic Cooper, Cher   “The Equalizer 2” [R] (Wide) Watch Trailer Robert McCall serves an unflinching justice for the exploited ...

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Miranda And Evan Go Public In Today’s Nashville Insider

  US Weekly claims Miranda Lambert went public with her married boyfriend, Evan Felker, on Wednesday night. A fan spotted them holding hands in New York. “They looked very happy together. They looked closer as the night went by. At one point Evan leaned in for a kiss. When the two let ...

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Hopkins County Bookings

  Bond was set at $25,000 for a Sulphur Springs man arrested by SCU officers at his residence on Fisher Street. Officials charged 22-year-old Jordon Lee Chaney, on a warrant with manufacture or delivery of a small amount of methamphetamine. Officers arrested 48-year-old Steve Sterling Fouse, of Sulphur Springs, as the ...

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Splish, Splash Bash In Downtown Sulphur Springs

    The Hopkins County Fall Festival is throwing a Splish Splash Water Bash tomorrow from noon to 5:00 pm on Celebration Plaza in Sulphur Springs. Kids seven and under are free, and children eight years of age and older are $5. Kids under five must be accompanied by an ...

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Upshur County Jury Awards Millions In Lawsuit

    An Upshur County jury has awarded more than $75 million to a man who sued a trucking company and one of its drivers who rear-ended his pickup. Drug tests showed the driver of the 18-wheeler was under the influence of methamphetamine and marijuana at the time of the crash. ...

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ET Man Faces Multiple Charges After Police Chase

    An East Texas man who led police on a high-speed chase with a child and a passenger in his vehicle has been indicted by a Smith County grand jury. Officials charged 30-year-old Cody Johnson, of Tyler, with abandoning/endangering a child, possession of a controlled substance and evading arrest. ...

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Reminder: No Fly Zone For Drones During Paris Balloon Festival

  Paris Police are reminding local residents about the No-Fly Zone for drones during the Paris Balloon Festival this weekend. The area is within a 15-mile radius of the Love Civic Center and the Fairgrounds. It is in effect tonight for the balloon glow, and the balloon launches tomorrow and ...

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34th Annual Tour de Paris Gets Underway Tomorrow

  The 34th Annual Tour de Paris gets underway tomorrow at 8:00 am at Jefferson Road near the Love Civic Center. At least 1200 bicyclists from all over are expected to participate, and there are routes of multiple lengths for the cyclists. Beginning at 6:00 am prior to the tour, ...

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Roxton ISD Considering Consolidating With Another School District

  The Roxton Progress is reporting that Roxton ISD is considering consolidating with another local school district.  The report states that the district will begin operating with an unsustainable budget shortfall. Voters residing in Roxton ISD may have the issue on the General Election ballot in November.

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