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Chicago Tribune
New state science test raises the bar but proficiency dropsa year after students took a new state science exam but never got their scores,
Chicago Tribune / Posted yesterday
a year after students took a new state science exam but never got their scores, the state is providing at least a glimpse of how well kids did — and it's sobering. Only about 39 percent of high school students passed the new science exam in 2016,... Read more
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Crestview News Bulletin
Crestview couple, relative to tackle homelessness through nonprofitCrestview News Bulletin Editorial Assistant cnbrenee Editor’s Note: This conti
Crestview News Bulletin / Posted yesterday
Crestview News Bulletin Editorial Assistant cnbrenee Editor’s Note: This continues our Celebrate Community series on nonprofit organizations that improve North Okaloosa County residents’ quality of life. CRESTVIEW — Crestview residents have... Read more
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Statesboro Herald
BOE millage rollback offsets county's lack of oneThe Bulloch County Board of Education last week voted to roll back its millage
Statesboro Herald / Posted 2 days ago
The Bulloch County Board of Education last week voted to roll back its millage rate a fraction to offset inflation in property values and avoid having to announce a tax increase. But the school board's marginal rollback is being offset by the county... Read more
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The Fort Morgan Times
Community CalendarTuesday 8 to 8:45 a.m. Senior Tai Chi class, at Armory Recreation Center, 528
The Fort Morgan Times / Posted 2 days ago
Tuesday 8 to 8:45 a.m. Senior Tai Chi class, at Armory Recreation Center, 528 State St., Fort Morgan. Offered through Fort Morgan Recreation Department, taught by Angie Shaver of Valley View Aspen Rehab and sponsored by USDA Rural Solutions. Info:... Read more
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Springfield News-Sun
Clark County schools make changes due to drug crisis, 1 stocks NarcanSeveral Clark County school districts have made changes to address the expandin
Springfield News-Sun / Posted 3 days ago
Several Clark County school districts have made changes to address the expanding drug crisis, including one district that now keeps overdose revival drugs at its schools and more prevention efforts in the classroom. A survey of six public Clark... Read more
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The Fort Morgan Times
Community CalendarUp Client Choice Pantry first birthday celebration, at 527 State St., Fort Morg
The Fort Morgan Times / Posted 3 days ago
Up Client Choice Pantry first birthday celebration, at 527 State St., Fort Morgan. Free food and give-aways. Donations of food and cash being accepted. Noon to 1 p.m. Morgan County Toastmasters, at Bank of the West's lower level, 120 E. Kiowa... Read more
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Tri-County Citizen
August 13, 2017is planning a meeting, fundraiser, festival or other special event, let your ne
Tri-County Citizen / Posted 4 days ago
is planning a meeting, fundraiser, festival or other special event, let your neighbors know! Send information to the Tri-County Citizen, P.O. Box 158; Chesaning, MI 48616, or fax information to (989) 845-4397. Notices may also be e-mailed to... Read more
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Springfield News-Sun
Clark County leaders glad to hear Trump call drug crisis an emergencyPresident Trump calling the drug crisis — which has killed a record number of C
Springfield News-Sun / Posted 5 days ago
President Trump calling the drug crisis — which has killed a record number of Clark County residents this year — a national emergency is a step in the right direction, local leaders said. However it’s unclear what steps will be taken nationally to... Read more
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The Morning Call
Save the dates for these Lehigh Valley eventsYWCA BETHLEHEM ANNIVERSARY CELEBRATION: The 90th anniversary celebration of the
The Morning Call / Posted 5 days ago
YWCA BETHLEHEM ANNIVERSARY CELEBRATION: The 90th anniversary celebration of the YMCA Bethlehem will be at 11:30 a.m. Aug. 17 at Saucon Valley Country Club. YWCA Bethlehem will present three community awards and welcome four new board members. The... Read more
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WLTX-TV Columbia
Midlands Eclipse Viewing Event Guideon August 21? If you haven't you'll want to do that soon as many events are alr
WLTX-TV Columbia / Posted 5 days ago
on August 21? If you haven't you'll want to do that soon as many events are already at full capacity! Here's a list of viewing events and activities in the Midlands, county-by-county! As one of only a few places with an unobstructed view of... Read more
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Statesboro Herald
Bulloch schools extend day for eclipseIf parents choose no other option, their children will remain at school longer
Statesboro Herald / Posted 5 days ago
If parents choose no other option, their children will remain at school longer than usual Aug. 21 in the Bulloch County school system. The schools are delaying dismissal both for safety reasons and learning opportunities with the solar eclipse. “You... Read more
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The Apalachicola Times
Back to the booksDAVID ADLERSTEIN Apalachicola Times Editor ApalachTimes After a flurry of hiri
The Apalachicola Times / Posted 5 days ago
DAVID ADLERSTEIN Apalachicola Times Editor ApalachTimes After a flurry of hiring at the Franklin County School over the last two weeks, including the filling of vacancies that loomed in middle and high school, both county public schools opened... Read more
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San Antonio Express-News
Music, art expo lifts the spirit of Liberty communityThe beautiful strains from the blockbuster musical, The Sound of Music, begin w
San Antonio Express-News / Posted 5 days ago
The beautiful strains from the blockbuster musical, The Sound of Music, begin with the unforgettable words, "The hills are alive with the sound of music," giving the show its iconic name. On Saturday, July 29, the nave of St. Stephen's Episcopal... Read more
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Athens Banner-Herald
Worthy will be out as president as Clarke school board sets term limitsThe Clarke County Board of Education will have a new president next year. The
Athens Banner-Herald / Posted 5 days ago
The Clarke County Board of Education will have a new president next year. The board amended its policy on electing board officers to impose term limits at the board’s Thursday meeting. The limit also applies to the position of vice president. “In... Read more
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The Fort Morgan Times
Community Calendarnecessary. Completed on first-come, first-served basis. $25 fee. Info: 970-842-
The Fort Morgan Times / Posted 6 days ago
necessary. Completed on first-come, first-served basis. $25 fee. Info: 970-842-6840. 10 a.m. Story Time, at East Morgan County Library, 500 Clayton St., Brush. Noon to 1 p.m. Fort Morgan Lions Club at the Country Steak-Out, 19592 E. 8th Ave.,... Read more
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The Daily Jeffersonian
Let's Reminisceexecutive jet planes, but the runway is not regarded sufficiently long to handl
The Daily Jeffersonian / Posted 7 days ago
executive jet planes, but the runway is not regarded sufficiently long to handle them. AUGUST 10, 1977 The Rolling Hills Board of Education last night employed Charles E. Chippi, principal of the Pleasant City School, as assistant superintendent... Read more
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Daily Press
Virginia drafts new plan to hold struggling schools accountableVirginia school officials have proposed a new accountability plan to identify s
Daily Press / Posted 8 days ago
Virginia school officials have proposed a new accountability plan to identify struggling schools, but the plan gives few specifics for how to boost their performance. The plan is part of the state's effort to comply with the federal law known as the... Read more
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Observer
Obituaries for 9 Aug. 2017University. Dick joined Standard & Poor’s in 1975, eventually becoming a Manag
Observer / Posted 8 days ago
University. Dick joined Standard & Poor’s in 1975, eventually becoming a Managing Director and Chief Municipal Rating Officer. He cherished his time with S&P and always looked back on it as the foundation of his career. Following a 21-year... Read more
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NBC 29 Charlottesville
Governor McAuliffe & Board of Education Announce Va Index of Performance AwardsVirginia Department of Education Press Release: Governor Terry McAuliffe and t
NBC 29 Charlottesville / Posted 8 days ago
Virginia Department of Education Press Release: Governor Terry McAuliffe and the state Board of Education announced today that 386 schools and 17 school divisions earned 2017 Virginia Index of Performance (VIP) awards for advanced learning and... Read more
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San Antonio Express-News
Back In TimeAug. 9, 1937: I.G. Irby, resident public works inspector, will conduct a semi-f
San Antonio Express-News / Posted 9 days ago
Aug. 9, 1937: I.G. Irby, resident public works inspector, will conduct a semi-final inspection of the new City Water Works Improvement and Extension Project. --Among those qualifying for the Plainview City Golf Meet are Warland Schall, Herb Dysart,... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Brumskine Vows to Halt UP's TricksPresidential hopeful Cllr. Charles Walker Brumskine of the opposition Liberty P
AllAfrica.com / Posted 9 days ago
Presidential hopeful Cllr. Charles Walker Brumskine of the opposition Liberty Party has descended on the governing Unity Party, saying that the tricks it used to win elections in 2005 and 2011 would not work this time around. "If the UP thinks they... Read more
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Boston Globe
Boston health sciences school struggles to improve academics, facilitieshover for the next available opening. During final exams, a library employee ro
Boston Globe / Posted 9 days ago
hover for the next available opening. During final exams, a library employee roams the aisles to whisk away the belongings of students who leave for more than 15 minutes. Library overcrowding is just one side effect of MCPHS University’s... Read more
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Boston Globe
Boston health sciences school struggles to improve academics, facilitieshover for the next available opening. During final exams, a library employee ro
Boston Globe / Posted 9 days ago
hover for the next available opening. During final exams, a library employee roams the aisles to whisk away the belongings of students who leave for more than 15 minutes. Library overcrowding is just one side effect of MCPHS University’s... Read more
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The Youngstown Vindicator
WORTH A LOOKwill be judged Sept. 2. The winning piece will be displayed at Cravings, 76 She
The Youngstown Vindicator / Posted 10 days ago
will be judged Sept. 2. The winning piece will be displayed at Cravings, 76 Shenango Ave., Sharon, during September. Boardman United Methodist Church, 6809 Market St., will host a dance class at 5 p.m. every Wednesday for health and fitness.... Read more
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NBC News
Meet the Press - August 6, 2017The Russia investigation expands again this time to include grand juries. And P
NBC News / Posted 10 days ago
The Russia investigation expands again this time to include grand juries. And President Trump continues to call it, all of it, a hoax. (BEGIN TAPE) PRESIDENT TRUMP: The Russia story is a total fabrication. It's just an excuse for the greatest... Read more
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Athens Banner-Herald
Georgia governor approves carrying concealed guns on college campusesallowing people with permits to carry concealed handguns on Georgia’s public co
Athens Banner-Herald / Posted 13 days ago
allowing people with permits to carry concealed handguns on Georgia’s public college campuses, despite the objections of state university leaders and his own veto of a campus-carry measure last year. Deal shocked fellow Republicans with the... Read more
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Greeley Tribune
Weld County Tributes for Aug. 2Nita Gwen (Cohea) Murphy, our beloved daughter, sister, wife and dear friend of
Greeley Tribune / Posted 15 days ago
Nita Gwen (Cohea) Murphy, our beloved daughter, sister, wife and dear friend of Merino, Colo., passed away on Friday, July 17, 2017, at her home after a long and courageous battle with pancreatic cancer. Nita is greatly missed by all. A celebration... Read more
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Daily Press
York County park building to be named for Martin Luther KingA community building at Charles Brown Park in the Lackey area of York County wi
Daily Press / Posted 15 days ago
A community building at Charles Brown Park in the Lackey area of York County will be named for civil rights leader Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. The York County Board of Supervisors passed a resolution to rename the building at Tuesday's work... Read more
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The Norwich Bulletin
The Health 202: Will Republicans work with Democrats to fix Obamacare?- To fix or not to fix Obamacare, that is the question for Republicans now that
The Norwich Bulletin / Posted 15 days ago
- To fix or not to fix Obamacare, that is the question for Republicans now that they've failed to repeal even small parts of President Obama's sweeping health-care law. Moderate Democrats are stepping up with potential solutions for the... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
George Weah-the Patriot I KnowLiberians woke up on the morning of December 24, 1989 to the news that there ha
AllAfrica.com / Posted 16 days ago
Liberians woke up on the morning of December 24, 1989 to the news that there had been an incursion through our borders with La Cote D'Ivoire. There were mixed reactions to this news. Some saw it as another Qweewonkpa type invasion and others felt... Read more
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The Youngstown Vindicator
WORTH A LOOKBoardman United Methodist Church, 6809 Market St., will host a dance class at 5
The Youngstown Vindicator / Posted 17 days ago
Boardman United Methodist Church, 6809 Market St., will host a dance class at 5 p.m. every Wednesday for health and fitness. The event is open to the public as well as church members. Lessons are $5 each and are an hour long. For information, call... Read more
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Pasadena Star-News
For felons sentenced to life terms as youths, a patchwork of justice emergesprison, saying he found “a new person.” He wrote letters to the prosecutor and
Pasadena Star-News / Posted 17 days ago
prison, saying he found “a new person.” He wrote letters to the prosecutor and a new judge, praising Pruitt for pursuing an education, tutoring others and counseling fellow inmates. Charles V. Tines/Detroit News via AP DETROIT >> Courtroom 801 is... Read more
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Aspen Daily News
Colorado Mountain College reflects at 50and 50 years ahead on the radar, Colorado Mountain College has aspirations as h
Aspen Daily News / Posted 18 days ago
and 50 years ahead on the radar, Colorado Mountain College has aspirations as high as the fourteeners in the backyards of the school’s 11 campuses and sites, which are spread across a geographic area the size of Maryland. Its $66 million... Read more
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WSB-TV 2 Atlanta
'Boosie the Clown' overcomes cerebral palsy with YMCACOLUMBUS, Ga. (AP) - While growing up in Harris County, Jarret Buice was teased
WSB-TV 2 Atlanta / Posted 18 days ago
COLUMBUS, Ga. (AP) - While growing up in Harris County, Jarret Buice was teased because of what cerebral palsy prevented him from doing. Now this 33-year-old Fortson resident motivates able-bodied folks because of what he does despite the congenital... Read more
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Statesboro Herald
Teachers put in 5 prep days + 1 training dayBy the time classes start for about 10,500 Bulloch County Schools students Tues
Statesboro Herald / Posted 18 days ago
By the time classes start for about 10,500 Bulloch County Schools students Tuesday, their teachers will have been at work six days, including the first of four added countywide teacher training and cooperative planning days throughout the year. In... Read more
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MPNnow.com
Local History: Remembering Senator John Raineswas responsible for much important state legislation — and major transitions fo
MPNnow.com / Posted 18 days ago
was responsible for much important state legislation — and major transitions for Canandaigua schools By Lynn Paulson City of Canandaigua Historian Another “Pioneer” in our community whose footprints have made Canandaigua what it is today was the... Read more
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The New Canaan News
Community Buzz: P2P names directors emeriti, New EMS leadership...Seven community members have been named directors emeriti by the Person-to-Pers
The New Canaan News / Posted 19 days ago
Seven community members have been named directors emeriti by the Person-to-Person Board: Darien residents Wilder Gleason, Judy Kilmartin and Jan Smith; Stamford residents Patricia Phillips and Rebecca Wilson; Greenwich’s Judy Nemec; and New Canaan’s... Read more
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FOX News
Best pix of the weekHere are the most captivating images taken in the past seven days. Members of
FOX News / Posted 19 days ago
Here are the most captivating images taken in the past seven days. Members of Cairo Opera Ballet dance in front of the Hatshepsut Temple on the west bank of the Nile River at Luxor, Egypt, Wednesday, Nov. 4, 2015 marking the city's national day,... Read more
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TribLIVE
High bids force scaled-back plans at Hanna’s TownJournalPine Creek JournalTriblive Online Only High bids force scaled-back plan
TribLIVE / Posted 20 days ago
JournalPine Creek JournalTriblive Online Only High bids force scaled-back plans at Hanna's Town Construction of a proposed education and visitor's center at Historic Hanna's Town will be scaled back after county commissioners on... Read more
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Daily Mail
SALE: Oval crowd makes case for two England Tests per summer from 2020is banking on keeping two Tests per year but the Oval wants two as well Howeve
Daily Mail / Posted 20 days ago
is banking on keeping two Tests per year but the Oval wants two as well However, three is going to be the maximum number of Tests in London The battle to stage Test cricket in England has seen Lord's and The Oval adopt the same slogan that... Read more
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Athens Banner-Herald
Wisconsin administrator is Clarke board’s choice for school superintendentThe Clarke County Board of Education has tapped a Wisconsin school administrato
Athens Banner-Herald / Posted 20 days ago
The Clarke County Board of Education has tapped a Wisconsin school administrator as its choice for the next superintendent of the Clarke County School District. Demond Means is now superintendent of the Mequon-Thiensville School District in... Read more
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Times News
West End newsservice at 9:30 a.m. Sunday. Then at 11, it’s a Bible study and lunch at a hom
Times News / Posted 21 days ago
service at 9:30 a.m. Sunday. Then at 11, it’s a Bible study and lunch at a home in Jonas. At 2 p.m. the church will offer Holy Communion at the Getz Home in Jonas. Hoagie sale St. Matthew UCC’s church council is holding a hoagie sale to... Read more
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Times News
Pleasant Valley selects Cocuzzo to fill vacancyA strange and poorly written section of the Pennsylvania School Code came into
Times News / Posted 21 days ago
A strange and poorly written section of the Pennsylvania School Code came into play at a special meeting of the Pleasant Valley School Board on Monday. The board met to interview candidates to fill the position recently vacated by director Steve... Read more
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Baltimore Sun
CCPS Superintendent Stephen Guthrie won’t seek another termCarroll County Public Schools Superintendent Stephen Guthrie announced Tuesday
Baltimore Sun / Posted 22 days ago
Carroll County Public Schools Superintendent Stephen Guthrie announced Tuesday he will not seek a third term in his position. Guthrie, who has been superintendent of the school system since 2010, will finish his term June 30, 2018. "This is a... Read more
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Broomfield Enterprise
City, Larimer County may enter into water agreementAn option to buy Colorado-Big Thompson water units from Larimer County will be
Broomfield Enterprise / Posted 23 days ago
An option to buy Colorado-Big Thompson water units from Larimer County will be up for discussion at this week's Broomfield City Council meeting. The agreement, if council votes to accept it, would include buying 115 units for $25,550 each, which... Read more
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Slate
Why Even Diverse Neighborhoods Remain Segregated by RaceThe cities of today and tomorrow. The Invisible Segregation of Diverse Neighbo
Slate / Posted 24 days ago
The cities of today and tomorrow. The Invisible Segregation of Diverse NeighborhoodsEven in remarkably integrated towns, like mine, true equality remains elusive. Growing up, I never knew that my neighborhood was profoundly unusual. My parents and... Read more
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Tri-County Citizen
July 23, 2017SHIAWASSEE RIVER CLEAN-UP – The Friends of the Shiawassee River, in collaborati
Tri-County Citizen / Posted 25 days ago
SHIAWASSEE RIVER CLEAN-UP – The Friends of the Shiawassee River, in collaboration with the Shiawassee County Health Department, will be holding their 22nd annual river clean-up and tire collection on Saturday, July 29 from 9 a.m. to noon. Volunteers... Read more
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The News & Observer
Who’s running for Raleigh City Council?people are running for seats on the Raleigh City Council in the election this f
The News & Observer / Posted 26 days ago
people are running for seats on the Raleigh City Council in the election this fall. The filing period with the Wake County Board of Elections ended Friday, marking the start of the campaign season. Voters will choose a mayor and seven... Read more
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Daily Mail
Connecticut town that became America’s best known circusthe world-famous showman PT Barnum who made his money peddling sideshows revive
Daily Mail / Posted 26 days ago
the world-famous showman PT Barnum who made his money peddling sideshows revived a Connecticut city by making it the home of his 'Greatest Show on Earth' PT Barnum found Bridgeport, Connecticut, in a state of post-industrial decay before adopting... Read more
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Surrey Advertiser
Gove to deliver first speech to outline 'green 'Brexit' visionis expected to introduce his "green Brexit" vision by looking back and highligh
Surrey Advertiser / Posted 27 days ago
is expected to introduce his "green Brexit" vision by looking back and highlighting our previous and current destruction of the planet. He is due to say: "In recent decades we have lost green space, cut down trees, sacrificed meadow and heath... Read more
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