Category: Local Buzz

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Details of the New EZ Mart Lease

Originally posted on January 23, 2012 @ 11:15 pmCity Councilman, Ken Pearce, just emailed a letter to me and asked me to share it with you. It addresses the numbers behind the EZ Mart decision and the details of their…

Local Employer Shows Hiring Preference

Originally posted on July 19, 2009 @ 11:02 amAre there any circumstances under which it would be acceptable for an employer to send a female employee the following text message: I wouldn’t have hired you if (someone’s name) had not…

Kumohimo Class

Originally posted on April 3, 2012 @ 11:00 amVickie Steed will be demonstrating the art of Kumohimo on Thursday,  May 31st from 10:00am to 4:00pm.  Fees are $4 Members, $5 Non Members.  For more information, call the League at 903-569-8877;…

The Paper Tiger Rides Again – Mineola Chamber Edition

Mineola Chamber of Commerce

You might have read the article in the Mineola paper about the Executive Director of the Mineola Chamber of Commerce and the events leading up to this week’s bombshell exposé piece. Chances are you heard about it months ago like everyone else did. Word travels fast in these parts, often with pinpoint accuracy.

Mineola Christmas Parade

Originally posted on December 6, 2009 @ 12:01 amThis year’s Christmas parade was December 5th. The parade was narrated by Charlotte Hall, manager of the Mineola Civic Center. The parade is sponsored by the Mineola Chamber of Commerce. Part One:…

GeoCaching. Are You Doing It?

Originally posted on June 5, 2009 @ 9:59 pmGeocaching (geocaching.com) seems to be pretty hot these days. What is it? Well, it’s a high tech game of hide and seek. You log on to the web site and find caches…

MHS Band Entering Competition Season

Originally posted on October 7, 2012 @ 12:51 pmThe Mineola High School Marching band enters competition season! Support your local band! See us at the Mineola Veteran’s parade in November! This band works hard all year for the school and…