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  1. East Texas couple help in rescue efforts during Houston area floodingRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Sep 1 | Tyler Morning Telegraph

    Flint residents Gabe and Melissa Spencer a week ago were watching the news and reading reports from social media about Hurrciane Harvey's aftermath like millions of others. Gabe, an avid outdoorsman, hunter and fisherman knew he had the equipment and the knowledge to help in flooded areas of Houston.

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  2. Kilgore Fire Department deployed to help flooding victims in Southeast TexasRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Aug 31 | Tyler Morning Telegraph

    The department sent a four-person crew to the Houston area on Saturday, and they've traveled around the area to help fire departments in Southeast Texas since. Two additional firefighters joined the efforts a few days later because the need was so great.

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  3. East Texans provide many ways to aid Hurricane Harvey victimsRead the original story

    Wednesday Aug 30 | Tyler Morning Telegraph

    Ben and Maytee Fisch College of Pharmacy at UT Tyler has organized a Hurricane Harvey Relief Drive. Items sought include nonperishable food, diapers, baby formula, toiletries, feminine hygiene items, new or gently used clothing as well as trash bags, gloves and face masks for cleanup efforts.

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  4. East Texas outdoorsmen and families organize rescue effort for fellow TexansRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Aug 30 | Tyler Morning Telegraph

    Gabe and Melissa Spencer, of Flint, were watching the news and reading reports from social media about Hurrciane Harvey's aftermath like millions of others. Gabe, an avid outdoorsman, hunter and fisherman knew he had the equipment and the knowledge to help in flooded areas of Houston.

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  5. Cowboys-Texans preseason game cancelled so Texans can return homeRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Aug 30 | Tyler Morning Telegraph

    NFL Network's Mike Garafolo wrote on Twitter that the game was cancelled so Texans players could return home to Houston to help out and be with their families. The game was initially scheduled for NRG Stadium in Houston but was moved to Arlington due to unprecedented flooding in the Houston area caused by what was Hurricane Harvey.

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  6. Former John Tyler High School football player dies in Houston area,...Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Aug 29 | Tyler Morning Telegraph

    TV in Houston is reporting that Jordan, who went missing Saturday, has died in the floods, according to a Twitter post by one of the television station's reporters. Jordan grew up in Tyler and was a high school football teammate of Earl Campbell at John Tyler High School, according to the Chronicle.

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  7. Amid Harvey floods, Houston chief worries 'how many bodies?'Read the original story w/Photo

    Monday Aug 28 | Tyler Morning Telegraph

    Crews overwhelmed by thousands of rescue calls during one of the heaviest downpours in U.S. history have had little time to search for other potential victims, but officials acknowledge the grim reality that fatalities linked to Harvey could soar once the devastating floodwaters recede from one of America's most sprawling metropolitan centers. More than three days after the storm ravaged the Texas coastline as a Category 4 hurricane, authorities had confirmed only three deaths - including a woman killed Monday when heavy rains dislodged a large oak tree onto her trailer home in the small town of Porter.

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  8. 2 dams and levee overflow, adding to Houston floodwaterRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Aug 28 | Tyler Morning Telegraph

    A pair of 70-year-old reservoir dams that protect downtown Houston and a levee in a suburban subdivision began overflowing Tuesday, adding to the rising floodwaters from Harvey that have crippled the area after five consecutive days of rain. Brazoria County authorities posted a message on Twitter warning that the levee at Columbia Lakes south of Houston had been breached and telling people to "GET OUT NOW!!!" Brazoria County Judge Matt Sebesta said residents were warned that the levee would be overtopped at some point, and a mandatory evacuation order was given Sunday.

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  9. Trump praises spirit of Texans as they cope with HarveyRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Aug 27 | Tyler Morning Telegraph

    President Donald Trump has been showcasing the federal government's response to Harvey on Twitter and praising the spirit of Texans as they cope with the storm. In a series of tweets Sunday Trump said his administration was handling its responsibilities well and, in a tangential aside, hawked a book on race and crime in America written by a supporter.

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  10. East Texan Sylvia Da Eramo prepares for opera careerRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 23, 2017 | Tyler Morning Telegraph

    Audience members in Tyler Junior College's Jean Browne Theatre felt as though they had been transported to a New York opera house as alumna Sylvia D'Eramo took the stage recently. D'Eramo, who began her music and theater training at TJC, returned to the campus to perform several operatic selections for a TJC Foundation event.

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  11. Three skimmer devices found in Tyler and Van, one suspect arrestedRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 10, 2017 | Tyler Morning Telegraph

    Even after a multi-agency investigation, several arrests and a crack-down on credit card skimmers, the devices continue to be found on gas pumps around East Texas. The latest convenience stores to fall victim to the crime were the Speed Track convenience store at 432 North Northeast Loop 323 and the Grab N Go convenience store at 629 W. Main St. in Van.

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  12. Just visiting: Tourism an important sector of Tyler's economyRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 21, 2017 | Tyler Morning Telegraph

    Two cosplayers dress as Gaston and Papa Smurf at the Tyler Rose City Comic Con held at the Lone Star Event Center Saturday Oct. 29, 2016. Cody Bryant of Tyler and Jordan Sanchez of Henderson ride the Freak Out at the East Texas State Fair in Tyler Wednesday Sept.

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  13. Elkhart's Williams rushes Blue team to victory in Heart of a Champion BowlRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 10, 2017 | Tyler Morning Telegraph

    Lindale's Montana Meador throws a pass for the Red team during the Northeast Texas Fellowship of Christian Athletes Heart of a Champion All-Star Football Game on Saturday at Lobo Stadium in Longview. Bishop Gorman's Ethan Tunson-Milton runs the ball for the Blue team during the Northeast Texas Fellowship of Christian Athletes Heart of a Champion All-Star Football Game on Saturday at Lobo Stadium in Longview.

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  14. Block party, rally among upcoming faith-based events around East TexasRead the original story w/Photo

    May 19, 2017 | Tyler Morning Telegraph

    Fairwood United Methodist Church, 1712 Old Omen Road in Tyler, will celebrate its 10th anniversary with a special service at 10:45 a.m. Sunday. A potluck lunch will follow.

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  15. Powell Brothers set for Piney Woods Wine Trail Festival concert SaturdayRead the original story

    May 11, 2017 | Tyler Morning Telegraph

    While growing up in Houston in the late 1990s, brothers Taylor and Blake Powell spent plenty of time in church pews listening to music. Their father was the bassist in a praise band and helped instill in them at an early age a love of music.

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  16. Exxon fined $20 million for emissions from Texas plantRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 27, 2017 | Tyler Morning Telegraph

    A judge has ordered Exxon Mobil to pay a penalty of nearly $20 million for releasing 10 million pounds of pollutants into the air over the course of eight years from a refining and chemical complex east of Houston. U.S. District Judge David Hittner in a ruling Wednesday determined that Texas-based Exxon on thousands of occasions from 2005 to 2013 violated federal clean-air standards.

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  17. Christus Trinity Mother Frances Urology and Continence Center welcomes new providerRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 6, 2017 | Tyler Morning Telegraph

    Christus Trinity Clinic Urology welcomed new provider Burkitt W. Jensen, M.D., to serve the patients of their growing community practice in March. "We are excited to add Dr. Jensen to our already outstanding team here," said Angela Anders, Clinic Manager at the CHRISTUS Trinity Mother Frances Urology and Continence Center.

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  18. New owners of Houston home find human remains in attic wallRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 6, 2017 | Tyler Morning Telegraph

    This house on Allston Street in the Heights, where human remains were discovered in a wall on Saturday, is shown surrounded by development on Sunday, March 5, 2017, in Houston. The house was the former residence of 61-year-old Mary Cerruti, who was the last holdout in the neighborhood, refusing to sell to developers who were leveling 1930s bungalows in favor of modern apartments, She went missing in 2015.

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  19. Tyler church offers drive-thru Ash Wednesday optionRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 27, 2017 | Tyler Morning Telegraph

    Clergy from Christ Episcopal Church and Marvin United Methodist Church offered ashes to anyone who was interested in 2016 in honor of Ash Wednesday, the start of the Lenten season. Pressed for time, but interested in participating in Ash Wednesday? At least one Tyler church is making that even easier.

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  20. Hearts Behind The Red Shield Event: Supporting and Celebrating the Work of The Salvation ArmyRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 7, 2017 | Tyler Morning Telegraph

    The Salvation Army Women's Auxiliary annual fundraiser "Hearts Behind the Red Shield," formerly known as the Chili Bowl will take place Friday, February 10th, 2017. This year's name change comes out of the Auxiliary's desire to not only support The Salvation Army's work in Smith County, but also to celebrate the work of an organization that serves over 11,000 individuals annually.

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