Friday Jul 11
Hats Off to the Mayor
We love Mayor Ed Smith of Marshall, Texas. He's a real mover and shaker when it comes to encouraging citizens to take control of their health.
Why Do Patent Trolls Go to Texas? It's Not for the BBQ
There is a lot in our current patent system that is in need of reform. The Patent Office is too lax in granting patents .
Texas town goes vegan, promotes healthier eating
The mayor of a town in the middle of America's "stroke belt" changed the culture of his entire community by simply eating his vegetables.
Treviso Announces Medical Director and Management
LONGVIEW, TX, June 27, 2014-Treviso Transitional Care, a post-acute transitional health care center, today announced that Longview Orthopedic Surgeon Stephen Littlejohn will serve as its medical director.
Harrison County jailer arrested, admits to having sex with inmate
Important news for anyone who drives a Chrysler. The automaker is recalling nearly 700,000 vehicles due to an ignition switch problem Think about this, how many times a day do you think you touch your smartphone, hundreds maybe? Researchers say what we leave behind on our smartphones amounts to a personal "bacteria blueprint" or a fingerprint that ... (more)
The Beaumont Enterprise
Daytime killing brought end to Beaumont brothels, backroom games
Pistol shots disturbed a quiet July afternoon on Crockett Street, killing a prominent Beaumont racketeer and setting in motion the wheels that would bring the notorious James Commission to town.Marshall spent two years in prison for killing Giles but was exonerated in 1964 when the shooting was ruled self-defense.In a 2005 interview with The ... (more)
LSU Health news
The first dually trained emergency medicine/family medicine physician was recently celebrated at a special graduation event.
Times Record News
William "Bill" Allen Jr.
William "Bill" Allen, Jr. passed away June 18, 2014. Services will be Tuesday, June 24, 2014, 11 a.m., Anderson Chapel Church, 612 Roosevelt Street with Rev.
Harrison County jailer found dead in grandmother's home
A Harrison County jailer was found dead in his grandmother's home on Tuesday. Harrison County Sheriff Tom McCool said Deon Adams, 22, suffered a gunshot wound.
Jack Dillard: The ins and outs of selling calves
Should I sell my calves as light weights or carry them on to 500 pounds or heavier? There is no stock answer to such a question, it just depends.