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1-Act play has dress rehearsal for competition
The Mathis High School drama department held a dress rehearsal for this year’s entry in the one-act play competition, Thursday night (March 19), for family and friends. The play’s UIL performance w...
Mar 30, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 0 0 recommendations | email to a friend
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Middle school musicians earn all-region jazz honors
Four Mathis Middle School students earned chairs in the ATSSB middle school jazz band after Region 14 competition on March 14. Paula Mendoza was named the second chair alto saxophone, with Michael ...
Mar 25, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 0 0 recommendations | email to a friend
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Board approves construction contract for new East Cliff Elementary School
The Gregory-Portland ISD School Board voted to award a contract for the construction of the new East Cliff Elementary School Tuesday night. Stoddard Construction Management, Inc. – a company based ...
Jun 19, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 1 1 recommendations | email to a friend
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Kentucky Clerk Continues To Deny Same-Sex Marriage Licenses
Invoking God's authority, a Kentucky county clerk defied the U.S. Supreme Court on Tuesday and st...
2015-09-01 18:55:40 -0500
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Steinle testifies about his daughter's murder during a hearing of the Senate Judiciary Committee on U.S. immigration enforcement policies, on Capitol Hill in Washington
The family of a woman shot dead on a San Francisco pier in July filed wrongful death claims on Tu...
2015-09-01 23:25:52 -0500
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Police helicopters use search lights on the wooded areas for the killers of slain Fox Lake Police Lieutenant Charles Joseph Gliniewicz in Fox Lake
By Brendan O'Brien FOX LAKE, Ill. (Reuters) - More than 100 police officers using aircraft and do...
2015-09-01 23:00:51 -0500
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In this Aug. 12, 2015 photo, World War II veteran Stephen Dennis poses in Mechanicville, N.Y. Dennis enlisted in the Navy soon after the Japanese attacked Pearl Harbor. Less than a year later, he survived one of the Pacific’s fiercest naval battles. On the day Japan formally surrendered to end WWII, the young sailor from upstate New York was transmitting the news to the world that the bloodiest conflict in history was officially over. (AP Photo/Mike Groll)
MECHANICVILLE, N.Y. (AP) — Stephen Dennis enlisted in the Navy soon after the Japanese attacked P...
2015-09-02 01:25:26 -0500
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