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Big and Small Ways that Mary Hunter Contributed to Texas History

Mary Edwards Hunter is credited with being an early supporter for “home science” courses and she was a key figure in the decision to establish a Texas school for girls with delinquent or neglected circumstance. The school was based in Crockett, Texas, for 61 years.

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Submit Your Windmill and Water Tower Photos

Be on the lookout for two iconic and important Texas water symbols that help define the story of Texas water: windmills and water towers.

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UT Tyler Program Seeks Rural School Problem Solvers

The University of Texas at Tyler recently announced that it has received a $865,963 grant from Greater Texas Foundation and partnered with other higher education institutions to enrich mathematics education in rural East Texas.

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Rounding Up Electric Bills Means $48k for Local Charities

Members simply choose to round up the payment for their bills each month. All the money raised locally supports local endeavors.

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UT Tyler, Jarvis Christian College Join Efforts to Advance Education

With the partnership, undergraduate students at both colleges will be able to transfer into selected undergraduate programs at the other college.

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Tyler Sister Cities Installs First Peace Pole in Rose Garden

“Collaborations with our sister cities has created an atmosphere in which economic development and trade can be developed, implemented and strengthened for the City of Tyler,” says Councilman Linda Sellers.

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Tyler Rose Garden Wins Great Public Space Title

The Tyler Municipal Rose Garden is a 14-acre park, making it the nation’s largest rose garden.

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Running Event Supports Vets in Winnsboro Celebration

Each participant will receive a finisher’s medal and will also be able to enjoy other festivities such as Taste of Winnsboro, Farmers' Market, and patriotic celebration honoring our veterans.

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Tuesday’s United Giving Effort Goes to Many Good Causes in the Region

The initiative, organized by East Texas Communities Foundation, provides citizens across a 32-county service area an easy way to support the mission of local nonprofits that serve our communities.

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What's the Status of the East Texas Oil Field?

Louie Gohmert, United States Congressman, will open the symposium at 10 a.m., followed by William Ambrose with the Bureau of Economic Geology and Phil Thompson with Mobius Risk Group, sharing information on topics in the energy field.

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Lone Star Style for a Good Cause

Blue Jeans and Bling is the fourth annual fundraiser benefiting Texoma Community Center's Substance Use Treatment Programs, offered in Sherman, Bonham, Sulphur Springs, Denison and Gainesville.

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Alamo's Statewide Roadshow Coming to Rockwall

City among locations across the state to discuss the future of the Shrine of Texas Liberty.

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