AG Paxton Announces $13 Million in Debt Relief for Texas ITT Tech Students in Multistate Settlement

AUSTIN – Attorney General Ken Paxton today announced a $13 million debt relief agreement for 1,430 former ITT Tech students in Texas as part of a 43-state settlement with Student CU Connect CUSO, LLC. Nationally, the settlement will result in debt relief for more than $168 million for more than 18,000 former ITT Tech students.  

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Boil Notice Issued in Gladewater

A water main broke today, resulting in a major loss of water. City officials say the water tower is in the process of filling back up now so customers should start seeing better pressure soon.  It takes approximately 6 hours to fill the tower when it is drained. Once it is full city officials will

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Locals among 31 students to graduate from KC Adult Education & Literacy program

  Kilgore College’s Adult Education and Literacy (AEL) program will award 31 certificates to graduates at its annual commencement ceremony June 14. The ceremony is set for 7 p.m. Friday in Dodson Auditorium on the Kilgore campus. Valedictorian, Alyxandria Deitzel, of Longview, will give the farewell address. Salutatorian, MarJee Beth Caffey, of Gilmer, will give

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Electric Power Technology lineman rodeo, graduation set for June 14

  The Kilgore College Electric Power Technology (KCEPT) program will host a lineman rodeo and graduation Friday for the 24th class to complete the 10-week certificate program. Twelve students will compete at the lineman rodeo beginning at 9 a.m. Friday, June 14, at the KCEPT Training Field – located at 2317 CR 174 East in Kilgore.

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GISD to host ‘Vision 2025’ meeting

  Gladewater ISD will host a community-wide meeting Tuesday, June 11 in the GISD central office board room on the Broadway Campus to share information about the district’s Vision 2025 Plan. The meeting will begin at 6:30 p.m. and end around 7:30 p.m. GISD Vision 2025 is GISD’s six-year (2019-2025) strategic plan. This plan, according

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82nd Gladewater Round-Up Rodeo Wraps Up …

  Gladewater Round-Up Rodeo – June 6-8 All-around cowboy: Tanner Green, $1,049, tie-down roping and team roping. Bareback riding: 1. Taylor Broussard, 88 points on Rafter G Rodeo’s Ankle Biter, $1,525; 2. (tie) Paden Hurst and Hunter Carter, 86, $993 each; 4. Trey Moore III, 79, $554; 5. Zach Hibler, 75, $323; 6. Colby Fedor, 72,

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82nd Gladewater Round-Up Rodeo Results Update:

EventStandingsGoRoundReport Bareback Riding – Go Round 1 Event Standings As Of 6/6/2019 Place Cont Nbr Name Total Score 1 19 Taylor Broussard 88.0 2 221 Paden Hurst 86.0 3 150 Trey Moore III 79.0 4 92 Zach Hibler 75.0 5 220 Bill Tutor 70.0   Bull Riding – Go Round 1 Place Cont Nbr Name

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We Salute the Brave Soldiers …

By Suzanne Bardwell Seventy-five years have passed since the June 6 D-Day invasion which not only turned the tide of World War II, it changed history. Operation Overlord was launched on June 6 under the orders of commanding Allied general Dwight D. Eisenhower. Hundreds of thousands of American, Canadian, British and other allied troops participated

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