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USDA Reopens Enrollment for Improved Dairy Safety Net Tool
U.S. Secretary of Agriculture Sonny Perdue is encouraging dairy producers to consider enrolling in the new and improved Margin Protection Program for Dairy (MPP-Dairy),...
Medicare can Help You find the Right Health Care Providers
How many times do we rely on the Internet to answer life’s little questions, such as which movies to see or where to go for dinner? So, why not use it to help settle some...
TWC Celebrates 50th Anniversary of the Federal Fair Housing Act
During April, the nation celebrates Fair Housing Month and this year, the Texas Workforce Commission (TWC) joins in reflecting on the 50th Anniversary of the federal Fair...
National Agriculture Day Celebrates American Food and Fiber Production
Tuesday, March 20 was National Agriculture Day – a day designated each year by the Agriculture Council of America (ACA) to celebrate the...


GasBuddy Reveals Top Money-Wasting Habits when Buying Gas
GasBuddy, the only smartphone app connecting more than 70 million drivers with the Perfect Pit Stop, recently announced its latest survey findings on American motorists’...
USDA Helps Cotton Producers Maintain, Expand Domestic Market
U.S. Secretary of Agriculture Sonny Perdue announced on March 3, at the 66th Annual Mid-South Farm and Gin Show the U.S. Department of Agriculture (USDA) is taking action...
Former US Attorney files Fraud Charges against DFW Brokerage Firm...
On March 1, a former Assistant United States Attorney filed two petitions in Texas District Court, Harrison County, on behalf of two senior citizens who reside in...
What every Caregiver should Know about Medicare
The phone call can come at any hour. Your elderly parent has fallen ill and needs your help. If you haven’t gotten the call yet, chances are you will. About 70 percent of...
Individuals Filing Wage Claims may Submit Documents and Check...
The Texas Workforce Commission (TWC) announced on Jan. 10, the launch of a new online application that allows individuals to file a wage claim electronically for unpaid...
Don’t Fall Victim to the Myths about Medicare
Navigating Medicare can be challenging under the best of circumstances. It becomes even more difficult when someone new to Medicare falls victim to the myths, or...
Military Care Package Collection
Lone Star Military Resource Group is currently collecting items for care packages to send to a military unit serving in the Middle East. The public is invited to join in...
SFA receives National, State Rankings for Online Education,...
Stephen F. Austin State University has received rankings on the national and state levels for its online education and affordable programs. Nationally, Best Colleges...
SFA Offers the Only Undergraduate Orientation and Mobility Program...
Stephen F. Austin State University is home to the only undergraduate orientation and mobility program in the country. Since the program began in...


Don’t Take Any Chances – Get Your Flu Shot Now
The flu is nothing to sneeze at, especially if you’re an older adult. Anywhere from 140,000 to 710,000 Americans are projected to land in the hospital this year as a...
SFA Ranked Among Top 20 Most Affordable in Nation for Online Child...
Stephen F. Austin State University’s Bachelor of Science in human sciences with an emphasis in human development and family studies has been ranked as one of the top 20...