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A Collaboration for Change: The Women's Fund of Smith County

May/June
2017

The Women’s Fund of Smith County was created in 2007 as a collective giving and grant-making circle, with a mission of leveraging the philanthropic capacity of women as a catalyst for positive change. Kristen Seeber began her role as President/CEO of The Women’s Fund in January of 2016.

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First Monday Second Chance

March/April
2017

Vendors and shoppers alike have been coming from all around to the First Monday Trade Days in Canton, Texas.  It all began, 150 years ago, as a result of a circuit court judge stopping in Canton to hold court, every first Monday of each month.

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True Measure of Success

January/February
2017

Tim Tebow is arguably a household name, and it's not difficult to understand why. The beloved athlete is a two-time national champion, first round NFL draft pick, Heisman Trophy winner and multi-sport athlete, but his credentials don't end there.

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TURKEY & PIGSKINS

November/December
2016

Some things just go together like peanut butter and jelly. For example, peas and carrots. Or how about Brad Pitt and Angelina Jolie … oh wait, scratch that. At this time of the year, there is nothing  like pumpkin pie and cornbread dressing.

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A League of Our Own

September/October
2016

"Recognizing a need for organized volunteer service in a rapidly growing city with ever-changing needs, 13 civic-minded women met in February of 1950 to make preliminary plans for the organization of the Tyler Service League.

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IT'S NOT PERSONAL ... IT'S JUST BUSINESS

July/August
2016

If you know Jason Preston, you probably either love him or hate him. He’s a big dude with an even bigger personality. He sports a Mohawk. He physically takes up space. He also drives a jacked up Ford Excursion that floats above an extreme lift kit, which is perched on top of four gigantic tires.

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BOXED GOURMET: THE NEW FOODIE WAY

May/June
2016

Dinner prepared nightly at home, from peak-fresh ingredients with exotic spices, and served piping hot by 7 p.m., has become a modern day fantasy land populated by human beings whose lives must be unrecognizable to the most of us. WHO HAS THE TIME?

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Driven With a Purpose

March/April
2016

It was the end of October 2005 … A treat of a time for most children and their parents, but for Lynn Haney, that point in time meant receiving news that would make anyone feel more like they were being tricked.

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PILLARS OF HOPE

January/February
2016

We all walk down hallways. Hallways whose walls are red from the sweat and blood it takes to live this life. We toil and exert effort to get from one day to the next. The floors of the hall are checkered.

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FAMILY, FRIENDS & FOOD

December
2015

Along with the help of some of her dearest friends, Tyler’s own Jacqueline Cavender has released a cookbook that is the culmination of a 20-year dream to make a difference.

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