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Gilmer, Texas is located in Upshur County. Zip codes in Gilmer, TX include 75645, and 75644. The median home price in Gilmer is $114,900. More Gilmer information.

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Yesterday | Tyler Morning Telegraph

Convictions and sentences against former Gilmer pastor upheld

The 6th Court of Appeals has upheld the convictions and six life imprisonment sentences assessed last year against a former Gilmer pastor who pled guilty to committing several sex-related offenses against a female relative starting in her childhood, Upshur County District Attorney Billy Byrd said Tuesday.

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Tuesday | Gilmer Mirror

Las Vegas Headliner Returns To Gilmer

Donny Edwards is the most sought after Elvis tribute artist in the world! Recently Donny was selected by 'Elvis Presley Enterprises' as the first and only Elvis tribute artist to perform on the estate of Graceland.

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Tuesday | KYTX-TV News

Appeals court upholds life sentences for former Gilmer Pastor on child sex crimes

The days of the paper checklist are over for college students. Social media, and even online registries, are stepping up the style in dorm rooms.

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Sun Aug 17, 2014

Gilmer Mirror

Gilmer proposes lowering city tax rate

The Gilmer City Council Tuesday approved proposing a decrease of about one cent in the city's ad valorem tax rate, but by law cannot finally adopt the rate until its next scheduled meeting Aug. 26. The council voted to recommend a rate of .625178 cents per $100 valuation for the 2014-15 fiscal year, compared to the current rate of .635424 cents.

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Sat Aug 16, 2014

Gilmer Mirror

Gilmer Shines in Opening Scrimmage at Whitehouse

It was only one scrimmage, but there were two obvious observations at its conclusion: Gilmer looks every bit like the Class 4A Division II contender its projected to be, and Whitehouse has some work to do.

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Fri Aug 15, 2014

Tyler Morning Telegraph

Former prison guard gets 99 years for sexual assault of a child

A 115th District Court jury sentenced a former state prison guard to 99 years in prison Friday after convicting him of aggravated sexual assault of a child, said Upshur County District Attorney Billy Byrd.

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Wed Aug 13, 2014

Gilmer Mirror

Luncheon held to introduce new Gilmer teachers

AT THE ANNUAL LUNCHEON for business leaders and the teachers new to the Gilmer Independent School District on Wednesday, Aug. 6, Supt.

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Mon Aug 11, 2014

KLTV Tyler

Young child dies after falling underneath family truck

A three-year-old East Texas boy was killed on Sunday night after he fell underneath his family's truck, says the boy's uncle.

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Sun Aug 10, 2014

Gilmer Mirror

Carolyn Duke presents program about Harmony ISD at Gilmer Rotary Club meeting

Harmony school administrator Carolyn Duke presented a program on the history and current status of the Harmony Independent School District to her fellow members of the Gilmer Rotary Club Tuesday.

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Gilmer Mirror

Woman arrested on animal cruelty charge

A Big Sandy-area woman who had 71 animals seized from her by the state in May was arrested Wednesday on a misdemeanor charge of cruelty to non-livestock animals after she reportedly solicited donations of dogs recently, said Upshur County Pct.

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Fri Aug 08, 2014

Gilmer Mirror

Upper Room Author Leads East Texas Retreat

Reverend Wendy Miller leads Ecumenical Retreat September 22-24, 2014 Reverend Wendy Miller, Upper Room author, and spiritual formation sage will lead the Midweek Sabbath Awakening Retreat, just northeast of Gilmer, at Gilmont Camp and Conference Center, September 22-24, 2014.

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Thu Aug 07, 2014

Gilmer Mirror

NETWO to hold its monthly meeting for September in Gilmer

Northeast Texas Writers Organization will hold its monthly meeting for September in Gilmer at Walking S Steakhouse, FM 852 on Thursday, September 11, 2014.

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Gilmer Mirror

Lisa Long named as new Civic Center director

Lisa Long has been named director of the Gilmer Civic Center. Long, who assumed her duties July 14, succeeds Bridget Fowler, who recently retired after 13 years in the post.

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Gilmer Mirror

Judge Parish sentences 27 individuals

Details of the sentencings were as follows, the office reported: Andrew Lowell Crane, 32, of Houston, received concurrent prison terms of 30 years for aggravated kidnapping and 20 years for abandoning or endangering a child after pleading guilty to both crimes July 21. Gilmer police investigated the Nov. 21, 2012 offenses, which involved a stolen ... (more)

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Wed Aug 06, 2014

Tyler Morning Telegraph

Big Sandy woman, arrested in May for cruelty to animals, arrested again

A Big Sandy area woman who had more than 70 dogs seized from her by the state in May was arrested Tuesday on a misdemeanor charge of cruelty to animals after she reportedly began soliciting donations of dogs to her in recent weeks, said Upshur County Pct.

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Gilmer Mirror

Tradition-Rich Gilmer Excited To Be Back Under The Lights

By CLINT BUCKLEY GILMER - Jeff Traylor is entering his 15th season as head coach of the Gilmer Buckeyes.

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Sun Aug 03, 2014

Gilmer Mirror

Mike Shires named Brookshire's manager

Mike Shires, most recently an assistant store manager at a Brookshire's Food Store in Tyler, has been promoted to store director at Brookshire's in Gilmer.

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Fri Aug 01, 2014

KLTV Tyler

Man who stole van with baby inside sentenced to 30 years

A man has been sentenced for aggravated kidnapping and endangering a child in Upshur County.

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TMCnet

Texas Storm Leaves Many in the Dark

Summertime, while usually meant for beach-going and barbeques, sometimes comes with some unpleasant instances that can put a damper on your day.

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Thu Jul 31, 2014

Gilmer Mirror

Settlers of Upshur County paintings to be exhibited

Historic depictions of Upshur County logger, Tolbert and the Wilkinson family are shown taking a wagon load of timber by oxen from Simpsonville to the Railroad near Bettie.

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