MARSHALL – East Texas and Northwest Louisiana will welcome collegiate ice hockey to the region as East Texas Baptist University announces the addition of a varsity club team for the 2016-17 year. ETBU has engaged in a partnership with the Shreveport MudBugs based on an agreement made by ETBU President Dr. J. Blair Blackburn and
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Marshall ISD’s AVID (Advancement Via Individual Determination) Program, in its third year at Marshall High School, continues to grow exponentially as students experience breakthroughs in performance and college aspirations. The AVID Program’s annual report, presented during Monday night’s meeting of the MISD Board of Trustees by Dr. Rebeca Cooper, Assistant Superintendent for Leadership and Learning,
WASHINGTON EARLY CHILDHOOD CENTER All Things Seuss Ms. Garcia’s students, including Alison Benitez and Aeden Medellin, celebrated the birthday of Dr. Seuss with a tasty snack of “Green Eggs and Ham.” WILLIAM B. TRAVIS ELEMENTARY Revenge of the Nerds WBT students had fun dressing the part on Nerd Day during Texas Public Schools Week.
MARSHALL- Monday morning, Wiley College was a top trending topic on Facebook as news of filmmaker/actor Nate Parker’s funding of a drama and film school at the historically black college. Nate Parker was in Marshall last week for the big announcement. According Parker, his hope for the film and drama school is “to cover all
By Officer Justin Mills, PIO, Marshall Police Chief Jesus “Eddie” Campa and the Marshall Police Department are seeking the community’s assistance to help solve one of Marshall’s long standing missing person’s cases. MPD is seeking any information related to the current location of Teresa Lanette Barnett, who went missing in August 1987. On August 7, 1987 Barnett’s husband,
MARSHALL – The East Texas Baptist University Debate Team participated in the Alvin College Classic Debate Tournament in Alvin, Texas, March 4-5, and two team members came home with a division championship. Sophomore TeleMa Blackman of Alexandria, La. won the Novice Division Championship at the tournament and was also the top-ranked speaker in the Novice Division.
This week, a new source of news for the Piney Woods area – more specifically for Marshall, Jefferson, Hallsville and surrounding communities in Texas, was launched. The Piney Woods News will be an online community news site which will cover all local news in the cities of Marshall, Jefferson, Hallsville, and the surrounding communities. According
From Digital Journal Fidelity Communications announced earlier this year they would be offering a new full-service voice solution for residential customers in Hallsville, Texas. In a press release on Digital Journal, the new service was explained. The new voice service, MAXLine residential, normally sells for $19.99 per month, but Fidelity is offering a promotion for
Press Release from Governor Abbott’s Office The City of Jefferson and parts of Marion County have been impacted by flooding so much so that Governor Greg Abbott included the county and city in his state of disaster declaration. Other counties listed were: Angelina, Erath, Gregg, Hardin, Harrison, Hood, Jasper, Jefferson, Liberty, Madison, Marion, Newton, Orange,
Toby, my Pug/Terrier/Beagle mix, is a pretty happy dog for the most part – though he has his moments of grumpiness and anxiousness. Some say he mimics my personality. He also has some other traits that I have, and many of you are suffering from right now. Toby has an allergy to pollen, some grasses,