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David’s law implemented at LISD

Wednesday, October 11

Lindale ISD has implemented STOPit, a simple, fast and powerful solution to anonymously report inappropriate behaviors, deter unethical or illegal activity and bullying, district officials announced. This implementation comes after the state passed Senate Bill 179, or “David’s Law.” “David’s Law” makes it a Class A misdemeanor when someone harasses a student 18 or younger through text message, social media, websites or other electronic means.

Lady Eagles whip Whitehouse; finish first half 5-0

Wednesday, October 11

Lindale High School’s Lady Eagles finished the first round of District 17-5A play this past Friday with a hard fought, five-set win over Whitehouse in the LHS varsity gym. The Lady Eagles completed the first portion of league play with a 5-0 record while the Lady Wildcats finished with a 4-1 record.

What to know about Medicare’s open enrollment

Wednesday, October 11

Now is the time for Texans with Medicare to look over their health and drug coverage for 2018. For most Texans, Medicare’s annual open enrollment period runs from Oct. 15 until Dec. 7. Individuals affected by Hurricane Harvey, however, may contact Medicare at 1-800-633-4227 and request a special enrollment period lasting until Dec. 31.

Aggie Century Tree Project official speaks to Moms Club

Wednesday, October 11

Andy Duffie, (Texas A&M class 1979) from the Aggie Century Tree Project is scheduled to be the guest speaker at the Oct. 19 meeting of the Tyler Aggie Moms Club at 6:30 p.m., Thursday, Oct. 19 at Pollard United Methodist Church, 3030 New Copeland Road, officials announced.