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Around the State: Children's devotional book

Teri McKinley, financial aid counselor at East Texas Baptist University, has co-written a children’s devotional book, My Mama and Me: Rhyming Devotions for You and Your Child, with her mother, Crystal Bowman. 

ETBU Swaner

Around the State: ETBU player honored

Lya Swaner, an East Texas Baptist University graduate and softball player, has been named a Top 30 selection for NCAA Woman of the Year.

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Around the State: KidsFaith clinics set

The Baptist General Convention of Texas evangelism division has scheduled several KidsFaith clinics around the state.

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Around the State: Patterson honored

The Southern Baptist Convention’s North American Mission Board honored Harold Patterson, a Texas Baptist Men volunteer from Scroggins, with a distinguished service award.

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Around the State: IMB training set

An International Mission Board event, Partner Connect Training, will be held Nov. 2 from 8 a.m. to 5 p.m. at First Baptist Church in Henderson. 

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Around the State: Breckenridge Village marks 15th year

Breckenridge Village of Tyler, part of the ministry of Baptist Child & Family Services, is celebrating its 15th anniversary.

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Around the State: ETBU teacher a Fulbright Scholar

Cassie Falke, associate professor of English at East Texas Baptist University, has been named a Fulbright Scholar and will spend the next year in Norway, teaching and doing research.

Around the State: House to new HSU post

Vicki House was named vice president for enrollment management at Hardin-Simmons University.

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Around the State: Super Summer

Students from across Texas attended Super Summer at five statewide locations where they developed their leadership skills. 

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Around the State: Foster care meetings

Buckner Children and Family Services and Dillon International, Inc. will present two free foster care and adoption information meetings.

B.H. Carroll Theological Institute

Around the State: Institute creates alumni group

B.H. Carroll Theological Institute has created an alumni association with 67 charter members.

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Around the State: Dillon's Colombian orphans

Dillon International is seeking families willing to host seven Colombian orphans when they travel to Dallas for a three-week visit Dec. 5-26 as Angels from Abroad participants.

ETBU Super Summer

Around the State: Camp Fusion

Camp Fusion, a week of spiritual growth in a culturally relevant camping experience for 6th-12th Ron Chan graders in intercultural Texas Baptist churches, will be June 18-22 at Latham Spring Baptist Camp in Aquilla.

HPU Summer Scholars Program

Around the State: HPU Summer Scholars

Howard Payne University will hold its annual Summer Scholars and Young Scholars programs July 15-19 from 9 a.m. until noon on HPU’s Academy of Freedom campus.

Military Prayer Breakfast

Around the State: Deaf conference

The 64th annual Texas Baptist Conference for the Deaf will be held June 14-16 at Baylor University in Waco.

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