Travis Powell returns
Jan 16, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 97 97 recommendations | email to a friend
We all have memories of watching the “King of Rock ‘n’ Roll” perform “Hound Dog” on The Ed Sullivan Show and listening to his music— This January, we can hear the classics being performed live.   E...
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FILE PHOTO - Pall Mall cigarettes are seen after the manufacturing process in the British American Tobacco Cigarette Factory (BAT) in BayreuthBritish American Tobacco has agreed a $49.4 billion takeover of U.S. rival Reynolds American Inc , creating the world's biggest listed tobacco company after it increased an earlier offer by more than $2 billion. BAT, which already owned 42 percent of Reynolds, will pay $29.44 in cash and 0.5260 BAT shares for each Reynolds share, it said, a 26 percent premium over the price of the stock on Oct. 20, the day before BAT's first offer was made public. Reynolds, the maker of Camel and Newport cigarettes, rejected an initial approach in November, although the two sides remained in talks.


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MAIDUGURI, Nigeria (AP) — A Nigerian Air Force fighter jet on a mission against Boko Haram extremists mistakenly bombed a refugee camp Tuesday, killing more than 100 refugees and wounding aid workers, a Borno state official said.
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Rotary Spelling Bee for Literacy to benefit Upshur County Literacy Program
by PAM MINTON
Jan 16, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 7 7 recommendations | email to a friend
The Upshur County Literacy Program is pleased to announce that the 24th annual Rotary Spelling Bee for Literacy will be on February 23, 2017. The event will take place at the Gilmer Civic Center. T...
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