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Gwinnett Daily Post
Education, business leaders celebrate new Junior Achievement CenterPeople meander through the JA BizTown during the Junior Achievement of Georgia
Education, business leaders celebrate new Junior Achievement Center
Gwinnett Daily Post / Posted 15 hours ago
People meander through the JA BizTown during the Junior Achievement of Georgia open house at Discovery High School in Lawrenceville on Thursday. Middle school students from around the county will have the opportunity to attend the JA BizTown and JA... Read more
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Gwinnett Daily Post
Meadowcreek hires former Shiloh coach Jose Helena as head wrestling coachWith the school year underway and still in need of a head wrestling coach, the
Meadowcreek hires former Shiloh coach Jose Helena as head wrestling coach
Gwinnett Daily Post / Posted yesterday
With the school year underway and still in need of a head wrestling coach, the Meadowcreek administration found a proven coach within Gwinnett County. The Mustangs announced the hire of former Shiloh coach Jose Helena as their new wrestling coach... Read more
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The Gadsden Times
Fitting tribute to a giant, Albert Rainsa celebration of this area’s history. It’s not hyperbole to call him a politica
Fitting tribute to a giant, Albert Rains
The Gadsden Times / Posted 2 days ago
a celebration of this area’s history. It’s not hyperbole to call him a political and civic giant. A native of Grove Oak in DeKalb County, Rains taught high school, practiced law and was Etowah County’s deputy solicitor and Gadsden’s city attorney... Read more
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The MidWeek
Klein is Oak Crest Good Samaritancombines community service with personal caring; and a person who works quietly
Klein is Oak Crest Good Samaritan
The MidWeek / Posted 2 days ago
combines community service with personal caring; and a person who works quietly to better the lives of others. A lifelong DeKalb resident, Klein’s great-grandfather purchased farmland north of Hinckley in 1875, a farm, now enlarged that Ron owns... Read more
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Daily Chronicle
Government meetings for the week of Aug. 24​Monday DeKalb City Council meeting: 6 p.m. at 200 S. Fourth St. Sandwich Cit
Government meetings for the week of Aug. 24
Daily Chronicle / Posted 4 days ago
​Monday DeKalb City Council meeting: 6 p.m. at 200 S. Fourth St. Sandwich City Council: 7 p.m. at City Hall Annex, 128 E. Railroad St. City of Genoa Committee of the Whole meeting: 6:30 p.m., 333 E. 1st St., Genoa DeKalb County Law & Justice... Read more
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Gwinnett Daily Post
CITY BY CITY: A weekly look at the happenings in the places you call home770-963-4002, ext. 223 for additional information. Apalachee HS praised for be
CITY BY CITY: A weekly look at the happenings in the places you call home
Gwinnett Daily Post / Posted 5 days ago
770-963-4002, ext. 223 for additional information. Apalachee HS praised for being academically challenging Apalachee High School was included on the Washington Posts’ Most Challenging Schools Index for 2015, recognizing schools for challenging a... Read more
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Daily Chronicle
Klein named Oak Crest 2015 Good Samaritancombines community service with personal caring; and a person who works quietly
Klein named Oak Crest 2015 Good Samaritan
Daily Chronicle / Posted 6 days ago
combines community service with personal caring; and a person who works quietly to better the lives of others. A lifelong DeKalb resident, Klein’s great-grandfather purchased farmland north of Hinckley in 1875, a farm, now enlarged that Ron owns... Read more
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WREX-TV Rockford
VIDEOHigh school football previews set for August on WREXHigh school football previe
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WREX-TV Rockford / Posted 6 days ago
High school football previews set for August on WREXHigh school football previews set for August on WREX Are you ready for some football? We are only a few weeks away from the opening night of high school football and the 13 Sports Authority will be... Read more
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WREX-TV Rockford
VIDEODeKalb County delays vote on 24 hour bingoDeKalb County delays vote on 24 hour
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WREX-TV Rockford / Posted 7 days ago
DeKalb County delays vote on 24 hour bingoDeKalb County delays vote on 24 hour bingo The DeKalb County Board has delayed voting on a resolution that would support efforts of a Native American tribe to open a 24-hour electronic bingo operation near... Read more
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WSFA 12 Montgomery
DeKalb schools change cellphone policy to enhance learningThe cell phone policy in Dekalb County schools is changing and its all to boost
DeKalb schools change cellphone policy to enhance learning
WSFA 12 Montgomery / Posted 7 days ago
The cell phone policy in Dekalb County schools is changing and its all to boost learning. Thursday, the system enacted the new Connecting Champions Learning Initiative in the first two schools. For years the system has kept kids from using their... Read more
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WTVM 9 Columbus
DeKalb schools change cellphone policy to enhance learningThe cell phone policy in Dekalb County schools is changing and its all to boost
DeKalb schools change cellphone policy to enhance learning
WTVM 9 Columbus / Posted 7 days ago
The cell phone policy in Dekalb County schools is changing and its all to boost learning. Thursday, the system enacted the new Connecting Champions Learning Initiative in the first two schools. For years the system has kept kids from using their... Read more
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WAFF 48 News Huntsville
DeKalb Schools change cellphone policy to enhance learningThe cell phone policy in Dekalb County schools is changing and its all to boost
DeKalb Schools change cellphone policy to enhance learning
WAFF 48 News Huntsville / Posted 7 days ago
The cell phone policy in Dekalb County schools is changing and its all to boost learning. Thursday, the system enacted the new Connecting Champions Learning Initiative in the first two schools. For years the system has kept kids from using their... Read more
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The MidWeek
Remembering the sacrifices: Civil War Memorial re-dedicated in Sycamoreof the Civil War E. F. Dutton Camp 49 out of Sycamore and John A. Logan Camp ou
Remembering the sacrifices: Civil War Memorial re-dedicated in Sycamore
The MidWeek / Posted 9 days ago
of the Civil War E. F. Dutton Camp 49 out of Sycamore and John A. Logan Camp out of Rockford, Sycamore Mayor Ken Mundy, DeKalb County Board Chairman Mark Pietrowski, DeKalb County Judge Robin Stuckert, the Sycamore High School Band, musical... Read more
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Fort Wayne News-Sentinel
Business awards & achievementsof Fort Wayne welcomes Rachel Chambers as executive director. She started worki
Business awards & achievements
Fort Wayne News-Sentinel / Posted 11 days ago
of Fort Wayne welcomes Rachel Chambers as executive director. She started working in long-term care when she was in high school, and she has earned a bachelor’s degree in health care administration. • Burton Vosmeier & Looney Financial Advisory... Read more
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Fort Wayne News-Sentinel
Short Takes: Local entertainment briefsnew album, “About to Get Real.” Science Central schedule changes Beginning th
Short Takes: Local entertainment briefs
Fort Wayne News-Sentinel / Posted 15 days ago
new album, “About to Get Real.” Science Central schedule changes Beginning this week, Science Central has switched to its school-year hours: Monday and Tuesday, closed; Wednesday through Friday, open 10 a.m.-4 p.m.; Saturday, open 10 a.m.-5... Read more
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Valley Free Press
KishHealth, Northwestern to mergeThe agreement was approved unanimously by the boards of both health systems thi
KishHealth, Northwestern to merge
Valley Free Press / Posted 16 days ago
The agreement was approved unanimously by the boards of both health systems this week, but the deal requires approval by the Illinois Health Facilities and Services Review Board. The deal, which grew out of talks that started in May, would create a... Read more
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Pipestone County Star
Pipestone County Star, News, Sports, Obituaries, Businesses, Classifieds € Pipestone, MN 56164Delbert Feyereisen, 82, Woodstock, died Monday, August 3, 2015 at the Pipestone
Pipestone County Star, News, Sports, Obituaries, Businesses, Classifieds € Pipestone, MN 56164
Pipestone County Star / Posted 17 days ago
Delbert Feyereisen, 82, Woodstock, died Monday, August 3, 2015 at the Pipestone County Medical Center in Pipestone. Mass of Christian Burial was held Friday, Aug. 7 at St. Martin Catholic Church in Woodstock with Msgr. Gerald Kosse... Read more
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Daily Chronicle
Government meetings for the week of Aug. 10Road, Sycamore� Village of Lee: 7 p.m. at the Lee Fire Department, 100 E. Lee
Government meetings for the week of Aug. 10
Daily Chronicle / Posted 18 days ago
Road, Sycamore� Village of Lee: 7 p.m. at the Lee Fire Department, 100 E. Lee Road, Lee� Flewellin Memorial Library Board of Trustees: 6:30 p.m., 108 W. Comanche Ave., Shabbona DeKalb City Council: 5 p.m. for the Committee of the Whole, 6... Read more
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Daily Chronicle
DeKalb County Community Foundation program encourages leadership, philanthropy in local youthThe DeKalb County Community Foundation kicked off its Youth Engaged in Philanth
DeKalb County Community Foundation program encourages leadership, philanthropy in local youth
Daily Chronicle / Posted 18 days ago
The DeKalb County Community Foundation kicked off its Youth Engaged in Philanthropy program Sunday with the first meet-and-greet of the season. The program, which is in its sixth year, aims to teach DeKalb County youth about grant writing,... Read more
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Savannah Morning News
School systems struggle with offering enough school choiceATLANTA — School systems in Georgia are struggling to provide parents and stude
School systems struggle with offering enough school choice
Savannah Morning News / Posted 19 days ago
ATLANTA — School systems in Georgia are struggling to provide parents and students with the school choice options they seek. In some districts like Cobb County, more students are applying to transfer to high-performing schools than the school can... Read more
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Savannah Morning News
Georgia school systems struggle with offering enough school choiceATLANTA — School systems in Georgia are struggling to provide parents and stude
Georgia school systems struggle with offering enough school choice
Savannah Morning News / Posted 19 days ago
ATLANTA — School systems in Georgia are struggling to provide parents and students with the school choice options they seek. In some districts like Cobb County, more students are applying to transfer to high-performing schools than the school can... Read more
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Anderson Independent-Mail
School systems struggle with offering enough school choiceATLANTA - School systems in Georgia are struggling to provide parents and stude
School systems struggle with offering enough school choice
Anderson Independent-Mail / Posted 19 days ago
ATLANTA - School systems in Georgia are struggling to provide parents and students with the school choice options they seek. In some districts like Cobb County, more students are applying to transfer to high-performing schools than the school can... Read more
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Daily Chronicle
KishHealth System to merge with Northwestern Memorial HealthCareThe agreement was approved unanimously by the boards of both health systems thi
KishHealth System to merge with Northwestern Memorial HealthCare
Daily Chronicle / Posted 22 days ago
The agreement was approved unanimously by the boards of both health systems this week, but the deal requires approval by the Illinois Health Facilities and Services Review Board. The deal, which grew out of talks that started in May, would create a... Read more
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Daily Chronicle
KishHealth, Northwestern to mergeThe agreement was approved unanimously by the boards of both health systems thi
KishHealth, Northwestern to merge
Daily Chronicle / Posted 22 days ago
The agreement was approved unanimously by the boards of both health systems this week, but the deal requires approval by the Illinois Health Facilities and Services Review Board. The deal, which grew out of talks that started in May, would create a... Read more
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WREX-TV Rockford
Top Headlinespeople.More >> Man dies after being hit by 2 semis in McHenryMan dies after be
Top Headlines
WREX-TV Rockford / Posted 23 days ago
people.More >> Man dies after being hit by 2 semis in McHenryMan dies after being hit by 2 semis in McHenry The McHenry County Coroner announced that Robert P. Choate, Jr., 41, was killed this morning after being hit by two semi trucks on Route... Read more
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Marietta Daily Journal
Billboard touts innocence; Phagan family says ‘move on’ - THE LATEST SALVO in the century-long saga over Leo Frank’s guilt or innocence was fired on Monday when a digital billboard went live at the intersection of Upper Roswell Road and Sewell Mil...Billboard touts innocence; Phagan family says ‘move on’ THE LATEST SALVO in th
Billboard touts innocence; Phagan family says ‘move on’ - THE LATEST SALVO in the century-long saga over Leo Frank’s guilt or innocence was fired on Monday when a digital billboard went live at the intersection of Upper Roswell Road and Sewell Mil...
Marietta Daily Journal / Posted 24 days ago
Billboard touts innocence; Phagan family says ‘move on’ THE LATEST SALVO in the century-long saga over Leo Frank’s guilt or innocence was fired on Monday when a digital billboard went live at the intersection of Upper Roswell Road and Sewell Mill... Read more
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The New Ulm Journal
Howard Lee HoffmannTom Hoffmann. was born, the oldest of six children, on August 8, 1935 in Brig
Howard Lee Hoffmann
The New Ulm Journal / Posted 26 days ago
Tom Hoffmann. was born, the oldest of six children, on August 8, 1935 in Brighton Township, Nicollet County to Lee and Gertrude (Meurer) Hoffmann. He attended country school in Bernadotte Township and was a graduate of New Ulm... Read more
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Marietta Daily Journal
Back to ‘Plan A’ After Marietta Soccer Loss - PLAN B? No it will be back to “Plan A” for the city of Marietta if the DeKalb Commission votes as expected on Tuesday to ink a deal with Atlanta United FC owner Arthur Blank to build a $30 million socc...PLAN B? No, it will be back to “Plan A” for the city of Marietta if the DeKalb
Back to ‘Plan A’ After Marietta Soccer Loss - PLAN B? No it will be back to “Plan A” for the city of Marietta if the DeKalb Commission votes as expected on Tuesday to ink a deal with Atlanta United FC owner Arthur Blank to build a $30 million socc...
Marietta Daily Journal / Posted 27 days ago
PLAN B? No, it will be back to “Plan A” for the city of Marietta if the DeKalb Commission votes as expected on Tuesday to ink a deal with Atlanta United FC owner Arthur Blank to build a $30 million soccer complex and corporate headquarters there,... Read more
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WREX-TV Rockford
Hundreds of NIU employees want to join state worker unionNearly 650 workers at Northern Illinois University have signed a petition and f
Hundreds of NIU employees want to join state worker union
WREX-TV Rockford / Posted 1 months ago
Nearly 650 workers at Northern Illinois University have signed a petition and filed it with the state labor board asking to unionize. The workers want to organize under American Federation of State, County and Municipal Employees, which represents... Read more
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Daily Chronicle
Government meetings July 26-30Hall Annex, 128 E. Railroad St. City of Genoa Committee of the Whole meeting:
Government meetings July 26-30
Daily Chronicle / Posted 1 months ago
Hall Annex, 128 E. Railroad St. City of Genoa Committee of the Whole meeting: 6:30 p.m. at the 333 East 1st St., Genoa DeKalb City Meeting of the Whole: 5 p.m. at 200 First St. DeKalb City regular meeting: 6 p.m. at 200 First St.,... Read more
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Chicago Tribune
Hundreds of NIU employees want to join state worker unionNearly 650 workers at Northern Illinois University have signed a petition and f
Hundreds of NIU employees want to join state worker union
Chicago Tribune / Posted 1 months ago
Nearly 650 workers at Northern Illinois University have signed a petition and filed it with the state labor board asking to unionize. The workers want to organize under American Federation of State, County and Municipal Employees, which represents... Read more
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WREX-TV Rockford
Hundreds of NIU employees want to join state worker unionDEKALB, Ill. (AP) - Nearly 650 workers at Northern Illinois University have sig
Hundreds of NIU employees want to join state worker union
WREX-TV Rockford / Posted 1 months ago
DEKALB, Ill. (AP) - Nearly 650 workers at Northern Illinois University have signed a petition and filed it with the state labor board asking to unionize. The workers want to organize under American Federation of State, County and Municipal... Read more
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WAND TV 17 Decatur
Hundreds of NIU employees want to join state worker unionDEKALB, Ill. (AP) - Nearly 650 workers at Northern Illinois University have sig
Hundreds of NIU employees want to join state worker union
WAND TV 17 Decatur / Posted 1 months ago
DEKALB, Ill. (AP) - Nearly 650 workers at Northern Illinois University have signed a petition and filed it with the state labor board asking to unionize. The workers want to organize under American Federation of State, County and Municipal... Read more
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Daily Herald
Hundreds of NIU employees want to join state worker unionDEKALB, Ill. -- Nearly 650 workers at Northern Illinois University have signed
Hundreds of NIU employees want to join state worker union
Daily Herald / Posted 1 months ago
DEKALB, Ill. -- Nearly 650 workers at Northern Illinois University have signed a petition and filed it with the state labor board asking to unionize. The workers want to organize under American Federation of State, County and Municipal Employees,... Read more
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WREX-TV Rockford
VIDEORPS 205 high schools finish first year as College and Career AcademiesRPS 205 h
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WREX-TV Rockford / Posted 1 months ago
RPS 205 high schools finish first year as College and Career AcademiesRPS 205 high schools finish first year as College and Career Academies A survey asking Winnebago County residents on the direction the county is headed produced some disappointing... Read more
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Chicago Tribune
Search by district to see pension penalties waived by the state (database)of penalties for districts and education groups across Illinois, leaving the st
Search by district to see pension penalties waived by the state (database)
Chicago Tribune / Posted 1 months ago
of penalties for districts and education groups across Illinois, leaving the state to cover the tab. Chicago Public Schools is not part of TRS and was not included in the 2005 law. It contributes to its own pension fund for educators, and,... Read more
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WREX-TV Rockford
VIDEORPS 205 high schools finish first year as College and Career AcademiesRPS 205 h
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WREX-TV Rockford / Posted 1 months ago
RPS 205 high schools finish first year as College and Career AcademiesRPS 205 high schools finish first year as College and Career Academies A survey asking Winnebago County residents on the direction the county is headed produced some disappointing... Read more
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