Category: Local Buzz

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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…

Introducing Your City Council: Jack Jones

Jack Jones

At the City Council retreat held recently, discussion turned to a question of how much the community really knows about the City Council and what it does. We’ll be periodically featuring members of the City Council, as well as City Department Heads to help our readers really understand how these folks work for and with us.

Amazing Hummingbird Video

Originally posted on September 8, 2010 @ 8:13 amThe hummingbirds are in a feeding frenzy ahead of their migration to warmer points southward for the winter. I was amazed at the number of them on a single feeder this morning.…

Star Gazing @ MNP

Originally posted on July 15, 2015 @ 12:12 pmThe Astronomical Society of East Texas will present a STAR GAZING at the Mineola Nature Preserve on Friday, July 17. This is a free program and everyone is invited.  The activity begins…