Sherman, Texas—The Austin College Department of Music will present a Faculty Recital Sunday, September 21, at 3 p.m. in Wynne Chapel. The event is free and open to the public.
The trio of Cathy Richardson, violin; Ricky Duhaime, clarinet; and John McGinn, piano, will perform a movement from a composition written by McGinn in 2013, specifically for this trio, as well as a movement of a suite by Darius Milhaud.
Daniel Dominick, pianist, will perform pieces by Edvard Grieg and Sergei Rachmaninov, plus serve as accompanist for vocalists Wayne Crannell and Sylvia Rivers.
Crannell will perform “Two Italian Songs” by . . . More . . .
This November, Texas voters will elect someone new to most of the state-wide offices: the Office of the Governor; Lieutenant Governor, Comptroller, Agriculture Commissioner, Land Commissioner, and Railroad Commissioner. Over the next several weeks, I will talk about the duties and powers of each office, and how the office effects the lives of Texans. The Comptroller of Public Accounts (Comptroller) serves as the state's chief accounting officer and tax collector. Each biennium, the Comptroller estimates the amount of revenue the state is expected to have over the next two years. Revenue for the state comes from a number of sources, . . . More . . .
DSBWorldWide, Inc. is Seeking Call Support Personnel
We are seeking a Bilingual Customer Service Representative with call center experience to join our workforce.
Job duties will include:
• Deliver service and support to end-users using and operating automated call distribution phone software, online web support via email and support ticket system • Interact with customers to provide and process information in response to inquiries, concerns, and requests about services • Gather customer’s information and determine the issue by evaluating and . . . More . . .
Are you ready for this? September is National Preparedness Month. Sponsored by the Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA), National Preparedness Month seeks to educate Americans on preparing for natural disasters and other types of emergencies. But you’ll also need to prepare for unexpected events in many other areas of your life — particularly those events related to the financial security of you and . . . More . . .
September 17, 2014, begins the national celebration of Constitution Week. The weeklong commemoration of America’s most important document is one of our country’s least known official observances. Our Constitution stands as a testament to the tenacity of Americans throughout history to maintain their liberties and freedom, and to ensure those inalienable rights to every American.
Preston Trail DAR (Pottsboro Texas) daughters will celebrate the week with a luncheon in Fort Worth, a public reading of . . . More . . .
The Preston Trail Chapter of the National Society Daughters of the American Revolution (NSDAR) will meet at 6:00pm Thursday, September 18th at Georgetown Baptist Church in Pottsboro. Regent Lisa Lettie will conduct the session. Dinner begins at 5:00pm with a cost of $10.
Guest speaker will be John Creel, who will provide a lively presentation as Francis Scott Key, the author of the Star Spangled Banner. Mr. Creel lives in Plano and is very . . . More . . .
SHERMAN, TEXAS—Austin College is one of 40 colleges and universities in the United States selected as grant recipients and project partners with the German Embassy in Washington, D.C., in an interdisciplinary campaign, “25 Years: Fall of the Berlin Wall.” Ruth Cape and Wolfgang Lueckel of the German faculty are coordinating the Austin College partnership activities.
Initiated by the German Information Center USA, the center for public diplomacy at the German Embassy, the Fall of the Berlin . . . More . . .
This November, Texas voters will elect someone new to most of the state-wide offices: the Office of the Governor; Lieutenant Governor, Comptroller, Agriculture Commissioner, Land Commissioner, and Railroad Commissioner. Over the next several weeks, I will talk about the duties and powers of each office, and how the office effects the lives of Texans. The Texas Department of Agriculture Commissioner is one of the few elected heads of a state agency. The Department is . . . More . . .
SHERMAN, TEXAS—With the countdown to the Austin College 2014 Fall Term nearing the single digits, another season for the College’s concert band, the Austin College Wind Symphony, also is nearing. Director Robert Archer, adjunct instructor of music at Austin College, invites qualified brass, percussion, and wind musicians from the community, student body, and faculty to audition for membership. Openings are available in most sections.
The band will meet for its first rehearsal of the . . . More . . .