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Sherman Young Life
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Sherman Young Life is a nondenominational Christian ministry that reaches out to high school and junior high students using volunteer leaders (primarily college students) to develop relationships and bring them closer to Christ.

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Article By: Edward Jones - Asa Jessee, Financial Advisor
Posted: 4/22/2014
Views: 21  Impressions: 451
Categories: Financial: Investment, Financial: Retirement, Local News

Turn Your Retirement "Vision" into Reality  by Edward Jones - Asa Jessee, Financial Advisor
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Provided by: Asa Jessee, Financial Advisor

– April 21, 2014

Retirement can be an exciting, active time of your life. But if you’re going to get the full benefits from your retirement years — which could last two, or even three, decades — you’ll need to have a vision for what you want to do. And to transform this vision into reality, you’ll need to take a “holistic” approach — one that involves a financial strategy, clear communications with family members and an awareness of the challenges that may stand in your way.

To articulate and achieve your vision, ask yourself a . . .
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Earth Day Festival Offers Array of Recycling Opportunities by Earth Day Festival
Recycling opportunities—everything from computers to baseball caps to styrofoam to expired prescription medicine—abound at this year’s Earth Day Texoma Festival, which takes place April 26, 8:30-5:00 p.m., at the Sherman Municipal Grounds, 405 N. Rusk in Sherman.
Commodity Recycling Solutions of Fort Worth will have recycling trucks in the City Hall South Parking Lot (Pecan at Elm St.) from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. CRS will accept E-waste, meaning any item that once ran on a plug or a battery (including computers, microwaves, blow dryers, washers/dryers, and much more). Ordinarily a fee is charged to recycle TVs and cathode . . .
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Apr 23, 2014 - May 2, 2014
AC Art Department Hosts “Small Pleasures III” Exhibit   Apr 23, 2014  - May 2, 2014
Dennis Gallery of Betsy Dennis Forster Art Studio Complex
SHERMAN, TEXAS—The Austin College Department of Art and Art History is hosting the exhibit “Small Pleasures III” through May 2 ...
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Apr 24, 2014 - Jun 3, 2014

 
Article By: Austin College
Posted: 4/21/2014
Views: 37  Impressions: 1002
Categories: Education, Social Services: Religious

Austin College Hosts Discussion: The Bible and the Liberal Arts by Austin College
SHERMAN, TEXAS—The 2014 Austin College Cunningham Lectures will include chaplains and Bible professors from historic Presbyterian Church (USA) colleges joining in a panel discussion on "The Bible and the Liberal Arts: Transformative Dialogues," on Tuesday, April 22, at 11 a.m. in Wright Campus Center, Room 231. A follow-up panel discussion on “Does Austin College Need the Bible?” will be held at 8:30 p.m. that evening in the Pouch Club of Wright Campus Center. The events . . .
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Article By: Earth Day Festival
Posted: 4/18/2014
Views: 91  Impressions: 2328
Categories: Entertainment: Events, Home Life: Environmental, Local News, Social Services: Religious

RRUU Wins Community Inspiration Award for Earth Day Festival by Earth Day Festival
Congregations Model Climate Solutions
Cool Congregations Challenge winners announced

April 17, 2014 – As the world prepares to celebrate Earth Day, religious institutions in the U.S. have kicked their activism into high gear, modeling climate solutions and stewardship of Creation in dozens of inspiring projects. The Cool Congregations Challenge, an annual contest by Interfaith Power & Light (IPL) to recognize and inspire congregational leadership in the energy and climate arena, has unveiled this year’s winners. . . .
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Article By: Texas State Rep. Larry Phillips
Posted: 4/17/2014
Views: 61  Impressions: 2444
Categories: Politics

Interim Charges for House Committees by Texas State Rep. Larry Phillips
This week I will discuss the interim charges recently issued to the House Committee on Elections. Interim charges are the issues that the Speaker asks committees to study during the time between regular legislative sessions in order to make recommendations for legislation for the following legislative session. The charges are good indicators of what legislation the legislature will take up during the next session. Legislators rely on public input when crafting legislation, and it is . . .
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Article By: Texas Department of Transportation
Posted: 4/17/2014
Views: 87  Impressions: 2679
Categories: Entertainment: Tourism, Entertainment: Travel

MONICA FREEMAN WINS TxDOT ROADRUNNER AWARD by Texas Department of Transportation
AUSTIN — Monica Freeman, a Texas Travel Information Center counselor with the Texas Department of Transportation received the 2014 Roadrunner Award from TxDOT for her exceptional customer service and professionalism. The award was presented at ceremonies held last night in South Padre Island.

Freeman is a counselor at the Texas Travel Information Center in Denison, which served more than 200,000 visitors in 2013. The information center greets travelers entering Texas at the Oklahoma border, and is . . .
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Article By: Earth Day Festival
Posted: 4/16/2014
Views: 87  Impressions: 3283
Categories: Entertainment: Events, Entertainment: Tourism, Home Life: Environmental, Local News, Social Services: Social Issues

Earth Day Texoma 2014 has announced a full roster of entertainment for its sixth annual outing April 26 by Earth Day Festival
Acts and demonstrations at the free, family-oriented event range from cowboy storytelling and tribal bellydancing to a children’s choir, a kids karate demonstration, and a “trash fashion” show, running in two different venues throughout the day.
Headlining the event is acclaimed Dallas teenaged singer/songwriter Emily Claire Shlesinger, who has performed at South by Southwest in Austin, Six Flags Over Texas, House of Blues, and Hard Rock Café among others. During the festival, she will be . . .
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Article By: Austin College
Posted: 4/15/2014
Views: 110  Impressions: 3465
Categories: Education, Entertainment: The Arts

Austin College Presents An Evening of Chamber Music and Jazz by Austin College
SHERMAN, TEXAS—The instrumental ensembles of Austin College, under the direction of Dr. Ricky Duhaime, will present their annual spring concert on Monday, April 21, at 7:30 p.m., in Wynne Chapel at Austin College. The concert is free and open to the public. For more information, contact the Music Department at Austin College at 903.813.2251.

The concert’s first half will be devoted to performance of the unique Coffee Cantata by J.S. Bach, with the Chamber Orchestra providing . . .
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Article By: Earth Day Festival
Posted: 4/14/2014
Views: 109  Impressions: 3667
Categories: Entertainment: Events, Entertainment: The Arts, Entertainment: Tourism, Home Life: Environmental, Local News


The Grayson College Fine Arts Department is calling for artists, designers and seamstresses to create and show art clothing and accessories created out of trash and recycled material for the first “Trashion” show, a runway style trash fashion show that is in conjunction with the 2014 Texoma Earth Day Festival in Sherman. The trash fashion show will be held at the Sherman Municipal grounds April 26.

In addition to area artists and designers, fashions and accessories . . .
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