Laura Bush reads book at ‘Goodnight Rose City’ launch

The Junior League of Tyler was thrilled to have Laura Bush read their new children’s book, Goodnight Rose City, at a luncheon on October 4, 2013. Over 550 guests attended the beautiful evetn that included Boy Scouts presenting the flags, the Robert e Lee Good Vibrations Choir singing the National Anthem and 20 guest students […]

Literacy Council of Tyler provides hope to generations of Smith County residents

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I’m sure we’ve all seen the bumper stickers, canvas bags, and posters that say, “If you can read this, thank a teacher.” Many of us take literacy as a given in our day to day lives, but for some of our neighbors, co-workers, friends and family, literacy feels like a distant dream. Fifty-one percent of adults […]