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Political Process Depends on Participation


Thanks to all of our hard work, the future is indeed bright in both Pampa ISD and the State of Texas! Pampa ISD superintendent Dr. David Young can be reached at 806-669-4700.

Bayer Celebrates 10th Anniversary of One Ton Club, Inducts 183


Then a grower told us, ‘It’s not just four-bale cotton. It’s a ton of cotton.’” Willem and Ruth Hartman, first-year One Ton Club members from Pampa, Texas, won a Ford F-350 Super Duty King Ranch truck in a sweepstakes for all One Ton Club members.

Halliburton cuts include Pampa 'adjustments'


Texas Workforce Commission on Tuesday and Wednesday received three layoff notices from Halliburton detailing job cuts at offices in Houston, Brownfield and Stockton. But it has not received a notice related to Halliburton’s Pampa operations, according to ...

Pampa police looking for tire slashers


Pampa, TX - Pampa police need your help in apprehending a suspect or suspects involved in tire slashing. Last Thursday night, police say 11 tires were slashed in a neighborhood near Pampa High School. At this time no arrest have been made. If you have any ...

Pampa, Friona To Meet May 1


Amarillo, TX - Another exciting high school baseball game is on tap for next Friday, May 1, at ThunderHeads Stadium when the Pampa Harvesters face off against the Friona Chieftains. First pitch is scheduled for 4:30 p.m. Tickets will be $5 for adults ...

New app designed to keep Pampa residents connected to the city.


PAMPA, TEXAS -- The city of Pampa is looking to go high tech. A cooperative effort entitled "Pampa Operation Community Pride" is underway. The city's Public Works Director, Donny Hooper, checks daily on the progress of a new app that is being built by ...

Rodeo champions crowned at Round-Up; pair of friends win team roping title


Callie DuPerier, Boerne, TX 17.29; 4. Andrea Cline, Springtown, TX 17.35; 5. Sammie Bessert, Grand Junction, CO 17.42; 6. Carley Richardson, Pampa, TX 17.43; 7. Ann Scott, Canyon Country, CA 17.47; 8. (tie) Kali Parker, Wendell, ID and Victoria Cook ...

Tornado in Texas Caught on Tape!


Take a look: the tornado formed near Pampa, Texas. There have been at least 13 reports of tornadoes Thursday. Forecasters say that the area could potentially see severe weather through the weekend, with chances of hail and wind gusts up to 60 miles per hour.

Caught on Video: Texas Stormchaser Films Formation of Tornado


Take a look: the tornado formed near Pampa, Texas. There were at least 13 reports of tornados on Thursday. Parts of the Texas and Oklahoma panhandles were under a tornado watch, with the possibility of severe thunderstorms. Forecasters say that the area ...

Remembering Black Sunday, 80 Years Later


Folksinger Woody Guthrie, then 22, who sat out the storm at his Pampa, Texas, home, recalled that “you couldn’t see your hand before your face.” Inspired by proclamations from some of his companions that the end of the world was at hand, he composed ...

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Argentina to try Albariño in coastal vineyard


Trapiche is to try emulating the Galician white wine style by planting Albariño on Argentina’s south Atlantic coast.

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Engineering [BE/B.Tech] Admission | BMSCE « PESIT « MSRIT« BIT Engineering [BE/B.Tech] Admission | RVCE « BMSCE « PESIT « MSRIT« BIT [Management Quota Engineering Admission | Engineering Colleges in …

Segundo Congreso Internacional Los Pueblos Indígenas de América Latina, siglos XIX-XXI Avances, perspectivas y retos Santa Rosa (La Pampa), Argentina 20 a 24 de septiembre de 2016


En español (descargar-pdf) Em Português (fazer download-pdf) In English (download-pdf) 1ª. CIRCULARFundamentaci&oacu te;n y convocatoria a presentar propuestas de simposios Fundamenta ción y propósitosCon est…

Robag Wruhme to Release Cybekks EP on Pampa


Pampa will drop Robag Wruhme’s Cybekks EP on 11th May. The four-track EP is both Pampa and Wruhme’s first release of the year and it follows the German producer’s impressive 2011 album Thora Vukk and…

something blue. charlotte balbier for a beautifully styled wedding in the north west – sophie & andrew


Original Source: something blue. charlotte balbier for a beautifully styled wedding in the north west – sophie & andrew Here at Brides Up North we’re lucky to receive so many incredibly styled wedd…

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Palladium White Pampa Hi


Quick tip: bij ASOS spotte ik in de sale deze Palladium White Pampa Hi enkellaarzen voor een hele fijne prijs. En… alle maten zijn nog verkrijgbaar! Ze zijn natuurlijk basic, maar daardoor wel super …

In Photos: Hundreds of Mummies Found in Peru


Post 4457 In Photos: Hundreds of Mummies Found in Peru by Owen Jarus, Live Science Contributor   |   April 08, 2015 07:41am ET http://www.livescience.co m/50413-tenahaha-mummies- photos.html Archaeol…

In Photos: Hundreds of Mummies Found in Peru


Post 6711 In Photos: Hundreds of Mummies Found in Peru by Owen Jarus, Live Science Contributor   |   April 08, 2015 07:41am ET http://www.livescience.co m/50413-tenahaha-mummies- photos.html Archaeol…




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Protect Your Business in PAMPA TEXAS from Spring Weather Threats

This winter has been particularly harsh for businesses in the northeast and parts of the southern U.S., as record snowfalls and frigid temperatures forced many companies to close their doors for several days.

Many parts of the country are bracing for possible spring floods that may follow when the snow melts. Meanwhile, April through June is the peak time for tornadoes, according to the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration (NOAA). The Southeast, Midwest, the Gulf States and the South Central region are particularly vulnerable to these dangerous windstorms.

Now is a good time to make a plan to protect your clients, customers and your business for the threats caused by spring storms and floods. Join the U.S. Small Business Administration and Agility Recovery on Tuesday, March 10 at 2 p.m. EDT for a free webinar on best practices for mitigating spring weather risks. These preparedness tips are based on real-life recovery experiences from business owners.

The SBA has partnered with Agility to offer business continuity strategies through its “PrepareMyBusiness” website. Visit www.preparemybusiness.org to access previous webinars and for additional preparedness tips.

The SBA provides disaster recovery assistance in the form of low-interest loans to homeowners, renters, private nonprofits and businesses of all sizes. To learn more, visit www.sba.gov/disaster.

WHAT: “Preparing for Severe Spring Weather” - A presentation from Agility CEO Bob Boyd, followed by a question and answer session.

WHEN: Tuesday, March 10, 2015 from 2 –3 p.m. EDT
HOW:

Space is limited. Register at http://agil.me/springprepsba

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Health Insurance Market in PAMPA TEXAS

From January 2014 is effective Health Insurance Market , which is designed to help you find the insurance that best suits your budget and needs of health coverage suits. Each health plan included in the new market will provide comprehensive coverage: doctor visits, medicines, hospital services, preventive services and more. It will also be possible to compare all the health insurance options based on price, benefits and other features that may be important to you.

Who is eligible to use the Health Insurance Market?

Anyone can use the Health Insurance Market to explore their options for health coverage, even if you have insurance.

The following are the only requirements to obtain insurance through this new market:

Live in America

-become naturalized US citizen or native, or lawful permanent resident

-not be in jail

Learn more about who may register in the Health Insurance Market.

Each state will have its own insurance market. Some states already provide information on the Health Insurance Market. See if it is the case in your state .

Learn about the 10 essential health benefits plans offered all Market.

Registration Process in Medical Insurance Market

From October 2013 you can get information about all the plans available in your area. You can also register directly online or by phone toll-free hotline to be appointed for this service.

If you have difficulty finding a plan that fits your needs and budget, there will be people available to help you explore your options for coverage. The help you receive from these people is completely unbiased. These wizards are not related to any particular plan or receive any commission (compensation) in relation to health plans available.

Learn more about how to prepare for the registration process .

Free or low-cost care

If you do not have or can not afford health insurance, there are options for you to receive free or low-cost care. Learn about the resources available to meet the health care options you need.

Options private health insurance with low premiums

Medicaid and Medicare

Community Health Centers

Know where to receive care if you have no health insurance

Free health insurance or affordable for children

The Health Insurance Program for children provides low-cost health coverage for children of families who earn too much to qualify for Medicaid coverage and who can not afford health insurance revenue Private. The CHIP program is a state and federal partnership that works in conjunction with Medicaid.

Each state operates a CHIP, but most states have unique names for their programs as Child Health Plus (New York), Healthy Families (California) and Hoosier Healthwise (Indiana). In several states, the CHIP and Medicaid are combined into one program.

What you need to know about CHIP:

Basic requirements for eligibility for CHIP : children up to age 19 in families with incomes up to $ 44.100 per year (for a family of four) are likely to receive coverage. In many states children from families with higher incomes may also be eligible.

Eligibility and Pregnancy : Pregnant women may be eligible for CHIP. Coverage for Moms generally includes laboratory tests and costs of labor and at least 60 days post-partum care.

States citizenship and immigration : the CHIP covers US citizens and certain legal immigrants. States have the option to cover children and pregnant women residing legally in EE. UU. The undocumented immigrants are not eligible for CHIP.

For information about health coverage programs Medicaid and CHIP in your state, visit the programs in your state , or call 1-877-543-7669.

It charges: health coverage option if you lost your job

If you do not already have medical coverage that gave your employer may have the option of keeping it through the program "continuation coverage", better known as COBRA.

This program allows you and your family to maintain health insurance he received while employed for a limited time after it stopped working time. When your employer stops paying COBRA is likely that you need to pay the full cost of the monthly premium.

What you need to know about COBRA coverage:

-Overall COBRA requirements apply only to employers with 20 or more employees. Many states have laws similar to COBRA that apply to employers with fewer than 20 employees. Contact the Department of Insurance in your state (in English) to find out if the "continuation coverage by the state" applies to your case.

-If your family was under the employer coverage, this coverage may also be eligible for COBRA.

-In most cases you should receive a notice of benefits administrator or health plan from your employer stating that your coverage is ending and offering the right to COBRA.

-In most cases you have 60 days after your last day of coverage to enroll in COBRA.

-Generally the program lasts 18 months but could last up to 36 months.

For more information about call COBRA benefits administrator of your employer and learn about their specific through this program options.

-If the coverage of your health plan was through a private employer (not a government employer), you can visit the website of the Department of Labor or call 1-866-444-3272.

-If the coverage of your health plan was through an employer state or local government, you can call 1-877-267-2323, extension 61565.

-If the coverage of your health plan had as an employee of the federal government, you can visit the website of the Office of Personnel Management (in English). [11]


Giving Every Young Person in PAMPA TEXAS a Path to Reach Their Potential

Our nation’s most basic duty is to ensure that every child has the chance to fulfill his or her potential. This isn’t the responsibility of one individual or one neighborhood: it’s up to all of us to pave these paths of opportunity so that young people — regardless of where they grow up — can get ahead in life and achieve their dreams.

That’s why My Brother’s Keeper (MBK) is such an important initiative. Launched by President Obama last year, MBK brings communities together to ensure that all youth — including boys and young men of color — can overcome barriers to success and improve their lives. I got to see this work up close during a recent trip to Oakland, California. I joined Mayor Libby Schaaf, City Council President Lynette McElhaney, and other stakeholders for a conversation about efforts that are making a difference in the lives of local youth.

One of the participants was a teenager named Edwin Manzano. The son of a hard-working single parent, Edwin found encouragement and support at the East Oakland Youth Development Center (EOYDC). Thanks in part to the academic and mentoring services offered by the EOYDC, Edwin will become the first member of his family to attend college when he begins his studies this fall at San Francisco State University.

Edwin is grateful for the opportunities that EOYDC afforded him. “Everyone needs a support system,” he says. That’s true whether you are a teenager or HUD Secretary. I was lucky when I was growing up on the West Side of San Antonio. Although it was a modest community in terms of resources, it was rich with folks who took an interest in my future. I had family members, teachers — and even policymakers — who paved a path that allowed me and other young people like me to succeed.

Unfortunately, not every child is as fortunate. That’s why My Brother’s Keeper is so close to my heart. The future of every young person in America should be determined by their heart, their mind and their work ethic. It should never be determined by their zip code.

In Oakland, I talked with 17 young people who have big hopes and aspirations for the future. It’s in our nation’s interest to help them achieve their goals. And we’re committed to doing our part at HUD.

For example, we’ve introduced a Jobs-Plus pilot program that will provide public housing residents in eight cities with intensive employment training, rent incentives and community building focused on work and economic self-sufficiency.

We’re also working on a broadband initiative to ensure that students living in HUD-assisted households will benefit from the life-changing opportunities available through high-speed internet. This project will provide the access to online resources that young people need to succeed in the 21st century global economy.

On the housing front, we expect the recent expansion of our Rental Assistance Demonstration (RAD) initiative to aid HUD-assisted properties in raising billions of dollars in private sector investment — funding that will be used to secure our nation’s affordable housing future. And recently, our Federal Housing Administration lowered its Mortgage Insurance Premiums to make homeownership more affordable for responsible families, helping them put down roots and build wealth for the future.

But I know HUD alone won’t solve the issues facing America’s youth. These challenges require our Department to maintain longstanding, effective partnerships with other federal agencies and key stakeholders. Most importantly, President Obama understands that My Brother’s Keeper will only succeed if local leaders take his call to action into their own hands.

Folks in Oakland are stepping up to answer this call. During the Community Conversation, I spoke with leaders from Oakland’s nonprofits, philanthropic institutions, and faith-based organizations that are putting our young people on the path to success. Groups like the East Oakland Youth Development Center, the East Bay Foundation, and the Allen Temple Baptist Church are using promising and proven approaches to make a real difference in their communities.

This kind of work is happening all across the nation and will benefit generations of Americans. We’ve got to keep it going by continuing to support our young people. When they succeed, our nation grows stronger, and our future becomes brighter. And by giving everyone an opportunity to reach their goals, we can ensure that the 21st century is another American century.

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