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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...
Four Things to Know about Medicare’s Open Enrollment
Now’s the time for Texans with Medicare to look over their health and drug coverage for 2018. For most Texans, Medicare’s annual open enrollment period runs from Oct. 15...
Medicare can help you find the right hospice
Medicare’s “Compare” websites have helped millions of Americans find the right nursing home, hospital or home health care agency for themselves or their families. Now, a...
Youth Volunteers from New Jersey Travel to Houston to Help...
A team of youth volunteers from New Jersey area traveled to Houston on Sunday, Sept. 3 to help victims of Hurricane Harvey, taking off from N.J.’s Newark Liberty Airport...
Rusk VFW sponsoring scholarship contests
The Rusk Veterans of Foreign Wars post is hosting the annual Voice of Democracy and Patriot’s Pen scholarship program. The program is open to students in grades 6-8...
Two International Shipping Companies Pay $1.9 Million for Covering...
Two shipping companies based in Egypt and Singapore pleaded guilty on Tuesday, June 20 in federal court in Beaumont to violating the Act to Prevent Pollution from Ships...
The Pegasus Project Wins $10,000 ASPCA Grant
On April 22, The Pegasus Project Horse Rescue participated in the national celebration of the ASPCA )The American Society for the Prevention of Cruelty to Animals) Help A...
Listen to your symptoms: when to seek Emergency Care
At what point does a fever or stomach ache become a medical emergency? If someone slices their finger with a knife, or is having the worst headache they’ve ever had, should...
BBB: Offers Tips for Tying the Knot
Wedding bells are in the air, and many are planning one of the most memorable days in their lives. As a time that they get to share with family and friends, all couples...