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Ardent, UT Health Northeast announce formation of UT Health East Texas

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Officials with Ardent Health Services and the University of Texas Health Science Center at Tyler (UT Health Northeast) announced this past week the newly formed 10-hospital health system created by the purchase of East Texas Medical Center Regional Healthcare System (ETMC) will be named UT Health East Texas.

Former LHS principal interim principal at Bullard

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Six years after stepping down as principal of Lindale High School, Donny Williams was recently named interim principal at Bullard High School, district officials announced after a special board meeting on Feb. 2. Williams resigned at LHS in 2012 and was out of public education until 2016 when he was elected to the Lindale ISD Board of Trustees. He has already filed for re-election to his seat on the board, said LISD Superintendent Stan Surratt.

Deadline nears for Super Readers Video Scholarship

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The deadline for the Lindale Super Readers Video Competition Scholarship is close at hand and so far, officials with the Lillie Russell Memorial Library are pleased with the number of entries. “We are very pleased with the response so far,’’ said Nancy Wisecarver, director of development for the library, who noted the deadline to apply for the scholarship is Feb.28, but videos can still be entered until March 15.

Early voting locations listed for Primary Election

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Early voting for the March 6 primary elections is under way at various locations around Smith County, including the Lillie Russell Memorial Library in downtown Lindale. Hours and dates for early voting will be 8 a.m.-5 p.m. Friday, Feb. 23; 7 a.m.-7 p.m. Saturday, Feb. 24; 1 p.m.-6 p.m. Sunday, Feb. 25 and 7 a.m.-7 p.m. Monday-Friday, Feb. 26-March 2.

Eagles tied for district lead in boys soccer

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Lindale High School’s boys soccer team had to work overtime this past week – literally – to nail down two more District 17-5A victories. With the wins, Lindale is now tied for first in district with Corsicana. On Tuesday, Feb. 13, the Eagles traveled to Corsicana and took on a tough Tiger squad which was coming off nine straight victories.