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Kayla Gomez Investigation:

3 days ago

Recent search warrants issued by a Smith County District Court cast light onto the investigation surrounding the disappearance and death of a 10-year-old Tyler girl in Bullard in early November. Kayla Gomez-Orozco, 10, of Tyler, was reported missing at approximately 8 p.m. Tuesday, Nov. 1, from Bullard First Assembly of God Church after a prayer service that she and her mother had attended.

TJC nursing program gets new equipment

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Tyler Junior College nursing students will benefit from high-tech equipment for a new skills lab, thanks to a $167,394 grant from the Texas Higher Education Coordinating Board’s Nursing Innovation Grant Program, said spokesperson Elise Mullinix.

LHS Debate Team wins another sweepstakes award

3 days ago

On Saturday, Nov. 19, the Lindale High School Speech and Debate Team traveled to Athens and once again, brought home the overall sweepstakes award and the most Efficient Squad award, said coach Rory McKenzie.

UT Tyler economics professor elected to national position

3 days ago

Susan Doty has been elected to lead the National Association of Economic Educators in a three-year appointment, Dr. Martin Slann, the University of Texas at Tyler College of Arts and Sciences dean, announced.  She will serve in its executive leadership for the next three years, first as president-elect, then president, then past-president. NAEE is a professional association with the mission to advance economic education and financial literacy.
    • Robert W. “Artie’’ Shaw

      3 days ago

      Funeral services for Robert W. “Artie’’ Shaw, 89, of Lindale, were held Saturday, Nov. 26, 2016, at Shawgo Memorial Funeral Home in Astoria, Ill., with Pastor Ken Peterson officiating.

    • Bobby J. England

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