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On May 23, the Texas House of Representatives and the Texas Senate met jointly to hold a memorial ceremony to honor Texan soldiers who lost their lives in the global war against terrorism. The ceremony began with the presentation of the colors by the Texas National Guard, the singing of the...
Friday, May 22, 2015 at 5:36pm
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FINANCIAL FOCUS Provided by: Asa Jessee, CRPC® - Financial Advisor – May 11, 2015 If you’re a working parent, you know firsthand about the difficulties of finding quality, affordable care for your children. But eventually, your kids head off to school, and those child care bills go away, or at...
Friday, May 15, 2015 at 3:30pm
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Thursday, May 14 marked the last day that most House bills could be debated on the House floor, and Friday was the last day that House bills could pass the House. House bills that did not pass by midnight on Friday are considered dead. There were over two hundred bills that did not get heard before...
Friday, May 15, 2015 at 3:24pm
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SHERMAN, TEXAS—Weather is causing havoc in planning for Austin College’s 2015 Commencement ceremony on Sunday, May 17, but nothing will lessen the accomplishment for graduates as President Marjorie Hass presents their diplomas. The ceremonies will include 20 students completing Master of Arts in...
Friday, May 15, 2015 at 11:39am
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SHERMAN, TEXAS—When Austin College holds Commencement ceremonies for the Class of 2015 graduates Sunday, May 17, special tribute will be made to two campus individuals who can safely be identified as “legends of Austin College.” Emeriti professors Clyde L. Hall and Kenneth W. Street will receive...
Tuesday, May 12, 2015 at 2:23pm
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SHERMAN, Texas - (May 11, 2015) - Innovative North Texas-based technology company DSBWorldWide, Inc. is pleased to announce the release of Texas.CosmetologyEduClasses.com. This newly unveiled collection of continuing education courses was designed specifically to satisfy the Texas Department of...
Tuesday, May 12, 2015 at 11:19am
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This week the House debated hundreds of bills, a few of which I will discuss in this column. In recent years over 100,000 students, many of whom are from low-income families, were subject to criminal prosecution in Texas for a failure to attend school offense, also known as a truancy offense. It...
Tuesday, May 12, 2015 at 11:18am
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SHERMAN, Texas—Dr. Dawn Remmers, Austin College executive director of institutional research and college registrar, is one of 28 administrators in higher education across the country selected by the Council of Independent Colleges (CIC) to participate in a year-long Senior Leadership Academy. The...
Wednesday, May 6, 2015 at 3:35pm
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Currently, a portion of the sales tax revenue generated by sporting goods-related transactions is allocated to the Parks and Wildlife Department and to the Texas Historical Commission. This revenue is currently required to be appropriated to the agencies by the legislature, however portions of it...
Monday, May 4, 2015 at 9:49am
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SHERMAN, TEXAS—The Austin College Music Department will present vocalists Suzanne Francis and Darden Adams in their Senior Recital at 1:30 p.m. on Sunday, May 3, in Craig Hall’s Recital Hall on campus. The concert is free and open to the public. Suzann Francis is the daughter of David and Sandy...
Thursday, April 30, 2015 at 4:33pm