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Evergreen Productions
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Category: Video Production Services
We specialize in transfering photographs to slide-show video on DVD. They make great gifts, and are often viewed during wedding receptions, anniversaries, graduations, reunions, memorials, business presentations, and many other occasions.

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Article By: Earth Day Festival
Posted: 4/18/2014
Views: 14  Impressions: 113
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. The faith communities represent many different religious backgrounds, but all share a common mission – to be good stewards of Creation by responding to the . . .
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Article By: Texas State Rep. Larry Phillips
Posted: 4/17/2014
Views: 18  Impressions: 410
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 important that they hear from people during the interim.

House Committee on Elections

• Examine the use of Help America Vote Act (HAVA) funds and methods . . .
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Apr 18, 2014 - May 2, 2014
AC Art Department Hosts “Small Pleasures III” Exhibit   Apr 18, 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 22, 2014 - Jun 3, 2014

 
Article By: Texas Department of Transportation
Posted: 4/17/2014
Views: 27  Impressions: 530
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: 43  Impressions: 1139
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: 55  Impressions: 1420
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: 60  Impressions: 1645
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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Article By: Texas Department of Transportation
Posted: 4/14/2014
Views: 79  Impressions: 1610
Categories: Entertainment: Tourism, Entertainment: Travel, Government: State

TxDOT INTRODUCES LOTERÍA GAME TRUCK TO ANNOUNCE  DRINK. DRIVE. GO TO JAIL. DE VERAS. CAMPAIGN by Texas Department of Transportation
Effort to save lives makes the rounds during busy time of year for Hispanic family gatherings, celebrations

AUSTIN - Easter, Fiesta and Cinco de Mayo are deeply cherished celebrations within the Hispanic community, but the festivities emphasizing food, family and fun can also lead to tragedy when drinking and driving is involved. In an effort to save lives during this busy time of year, the Texas Department of Transportation is introducing Drink. Drive. Go to Jail. . . .
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Article By: Austin College
Posted: 4/11/2014
Views: 91  Impressions: 2844
Categories: Education

Dr. Marjorie Hass Elected to Executive Committee of Council of Independent Colleges Board  by Austin College
SHERMAN, TEXAS–Dr. Marjorie Hass, president of Austin College, has been elected to the eight-member Executive Committee of the Council of Independent Colleges (CIC) Board of Directors. She will serve through December 2015 as vice chair for resource development. The Resource Development Committee provides board leadership for the Council's financial resource development needs. The vice chair for resource development of the Executive Committee also serves as vice chair for resource development of the Board and of . . .
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Article By: Austin College
Posted: 4/11/2014
Views: 121  Impressions: 2878
Categories: Education

Austin College IDEA Center Awarded Prestigious LEED® Green Building Certification by Austin College
SHERMAN, TEXAS—Austin College President Marjorie Hass announced today that the College’s IDEA Center has been awarded LEED® Gold, a rating system established by the U.S. Green Building Council and verified by the Green Building Certification Institute (GBCI). LEED is the nation’s preeminent program for the design, construction, and operation of high performance green buildings.

“We were very pleased to receive news of the LEED Gold certification,” said President Hass. “We were very committed to green . . .
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