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The Daily Sentinel
Hagaman, leader in war and life, dies Above, retired Marine Brig. Gen. Harry Hagaman salutes during a Veterans Day
Hagaman, leader in war and life, dies
The Daily Sentinel / Posted 4 hours ago
Above, retired Marine Brig. Gen. Harry Hagaman salutes during a Veterans Day ceremony in November 2013 in Fruita. At left, Gen. Hagaman during his days as a Marine aviator. A funeral for U.S. Marine Corps Brig.... Read more
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Adirondack Daily Enterprise
LPCA presents ‘The 46ers’ documentaryThe feature will be presented at 7 p.m. Friday, Sept. 4. Tickets are $10 in ad
LPCA presents ‘The 46ers’ documentary
Adirondack Daily Enterprise / Posted 5 hours ago
The feature will be presented at 7 p.m. Friday, Sept. 4. Tickets are $10 in advance and at the door, and are available by calling the LPCA Box Office at 518-523-2512 or online at www.lakeplacidarts.org. In July 2012, Cortright climbed to the summit... Read more
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ChillicotheNews
Two CHS students use Boy Scout Eagle projects to benefit school Two Chillicothe High School seniors have used their Eagle Scout projects to b
Two CHS students use Boy Scout Eagle projects to benefit school
ChillicotheNews / Posted 16 hours ago
Two Chillicothe High School seniors have used their Eagle Scout projects to benefit their school. Wagner Chapman, son of Tom and Lindy Chapman, created the “C” on the hill at the new... Read more
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The Iron Mountain Daily News
John DefenderferHe was born in Anderson, Ind., on April 25, 1933, to the late Rev. C. Robert an
John Defenderfer
The Iron Mountain Daily News / Posted 18 hours ago
He was born in Anderson, Ind., on April 25, 1933, to the late Rev. C. Robert and Edna Davis Defenderfer. John was an Eagle Scout, a Mason and a Shriner. He graduated from Green Bay West in 1951, and then attended UW-Madison and the University of... Read more
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TribLIVE
Brentwood Scout fine-tunes Eagle project with ukuleleTypically, Eagle Scouts in Troop 614 have earned the distinction with a hammer
Brentwood Scout fine-tunes Eagle project with ukulele
TribLIVE / Posted yesterday
Typically, Eagle Scouts in Troop 614 have earned the distinction with a hammer and nails. But Steve Barton opted for a ukulele. Once a week this summer, Barton taught a ukulele course at Blind and Vision Rehabilitation Services in Homestead. The... Read more
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The Wilmington Star-News
Harris earns rank of EagleWith assistance from several adult volunteer Scout leaders, Harris earned 29 me
Harris earns rank of Eagle
The Wilmington Star-News / Posted yesterday
With assistance from several adult volunteer Scout leaders, Harris earned 29 merit badges and was inducted into the Order of the Arrow – the National Honor Society of Scouting. He served as patrol leader, assistant senior patrol leader, scribe,... Read more
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The Lewistown Sentinel
Rev. Harry R. BillowBorn on Jan. 31, 1926, in Turbotville, Northumberland County, he was a son of t
Rev. Harry R. Billow
The Lewistown Sentinel / Posted yesterday
Born on Jan. 31, 1926, in Turbotville, Northumberland County, he was a son of the late Rev. Harry J. and Sue E. (Weaver) Billow. His first wife, Dorothy Jean (Fogleman) Billow, whom he married on Feb. 19, 1949, preceded him in death on March 5, 1989,... Read more
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Daily Mail
Judge Michael Cicconetti uses 'personal sentences' that fit crimesAmerica's most eccentric judge: 'Eye for an eye' lawman uses 'personal sentence
Judge Michael Cicconetti uses 'personal sentences' that fit crimes
Daily Mail / Posted yesterday
America's most eccentric judge: 'Eye for an eye' lawman uses 'personal sentences' like making woman walk 30 miles over skipped cab fare, telling bike thief to do charity ride and ordering man to dress up as a chicken Judge Michael Cicconetti offers... Read more
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TribLIVE
Hempfield teen’s Eagle Scout project delivers playground to Unity nature reserveAs Luke Persin put finishing touches on his Eagle Scout project at the Winnie P
Hempfield teen’s Eagle Scout project delivers playground to Unity nature reserve
TribLIVE / Posted yesterday
As Luke Persin put finishing touches on his Eagle Scout project at the Winnie Palmer Nature Reserve, children began to play on the swings in an area that had been overgrown and impassable. “It was really cool to see the community actually using it,”... Read more
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The MidWeek
Spreading their wingsWhen they were younger, the brothers were involved in Cub Scouts. During a swim
Spreading their wings
The MidWeek / Posted yesterday
When they were younger, the brothers were involved in Cub Scouts. During a swim practice, Cole Moon was talking to a friend about being a Scout when he was younger. That friend, Bradley Ruetten, happened to be the son of the Scoutmaster of Boy Scout... Read more
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The Fort Morgan Times
Meet Morgan County's new teachersRe-3 School District Kjelse Curtis Kjelse Curtis is a new Re-3 School Distric
Meet Morgan County's new teachers
The Fort Morgan Times / Posted yesterday
Re-3 School District Kjelse Curtis Kjelse Curtis is a new Re-3 School District nurse. This year she will be working at Fort Morgan Middle School, Fort Morgan High School and Lincoln High School, as well as helping out at other schools throughout... Read more
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Arkansas Democrat-Gazette
The best of dog daysLate-summer heat has no effect on the visitors at Paws Park, bless 'em. Buddy,
The best of dog days
Arkansas Democrat-Gazette / Posted yesterday
Late-summer heat has no effect on the visitors at Paws Park, bless 'em. Buddy, a brown-and-white boxer, is there as usual, greeting newcomers and saying goodbye to those leaving. Small, sassy Bear, distinguished by his curly tail and overgrown... Read more
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FOX 4 Kansas City
Persistence pays off for local Eagle Scout who earned every available Boy Scout badgeKANSAS CITY, Mo. -- A local Eagle Scout is being honored for a rare achievement
Persistence pays off for local Eagle Scout who earned every available Boy Scout badge
FOX 4 Kansas City / Posted 2 days ago
KANSAS CITY, Mo. -- A local Eagle Scout is being honored for a rare achievement. He has earned 136 scout badges, which is the full number of current badges available for a Boy Scout. John Rosher is a senior at Pembroke Hill, and got his Eagle Scout... Read more
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The Post-Journal
Youth MovementNow, the project is happening. A fountain in front of the McClurg Mansion, whi
Youth Movement
The Post-Journal / Posted 2 days ago
Now, the project is happening. A fountain in front of the McClurg Mansion, which sits in the center of the park, was first created in the early 1820s, making it one of the earliest jet fountains in all of Western New York. James McClurg, early... Read more
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The New Ulm Journal
John A. Rolloff of Fayetteville, AR, died peacefully on Aug. 28, 2015, after a long struggle w
John A. Rolloff
The New Ulm Journal / Posted 2 days ago
of Fayetteville, AR, died peacefully on Aug. 28, 2015, after a long struggle with Alzheimer's disease. He was born Feb. 10, 1931, in Montevideo, MN to Clarence A. Rolloff and Evelyn (Bergman) Rolloff. He will be greatly missed by... Read more
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KMBC-TV Kansas City
KC-area Eagle Scout earns 136 merit badgesA TRACTOR-TRAILER ROLLED, BRINGING TRAFFIC TO A STANDSTILL. A LOCAL EAGLE SCOUT
KC-area Eagle Scout earns 136 merit badges
KMBC-TV Kansas City / Posted 2 days ago
A TRACTOR-TRAILER ROLLED, BRINGING TRAFFIC TO A STANDSTILL. A LOCAL EAGLE SCOUT WITH 136 REASONS TO CELEBRATE. THE 17-YEAR-OLD, JOHN ROCHE ARE RECEIVED -- JOHN ROSHER RECEIVED HIS 136 METAL TONIGHT. MY SISTER ACTUALLY WAS THE ONE WHO DID THE... Read more
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FOX 17 Grand Rapids
State Rep Todd Courser releases statement following House Report findingsLANSING, Mich. — Late Monday evening State Rep. Todd Courser addressed the alle
State Rep Todd Courser releases statement following House Report findings
FOX 17 Grand Rapids / Posted 2 days ago
LANSING, Mich. — Late Monday evening State Rep. Todd Courser addressed the alleged affair that’s been plaguing him and State Rep. Cindy Gamrat for weeks. A House Report released earlier Monday states that the pair misused their office to cover up... Read more
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WWAY 3 Wilmington
More than 100 instruments donated to D.C. Virgo PreparatoryWILMINGTON, NC (WWAY) — It was an exciting day for several New Hanover County s
More than 100 instruments donated to D.C. Virgo Preparatory
WWAY 3 Wilmington / Posted 2 days ago
WILMINGTON, NC (WWAY) — It was an exciting day for several New Hanover County school students as more than 100 instruments were donated to the band program at D.C. Virgo Preparatory Academy. National Pawn Owner Bob Moulton help make that happen... Read more
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South Maryland News
Bryans Road native places in bodybuilding competition Charles County native Aaron Krahling placed fourth in the National Physique C
Bryans Road native places in bodybuilding competition
South Maryland News / Posted 2 days ago
Charles County native Aaron Krahling placed fourth in the National Physique Committee’s American Muscle Supply Grand Prix in Laurel on Aug. 22 in the men’s physique category. Krahling grew up in... Read more
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The Williamsport Sun-Gazette
Robert T. SmeakBorn May 30, 1947, in Williamsport, he was a son of the late Lawrence P. and Be
Robert T. Smeak
The Williamsport Sun-Gazette / Posted 3 days ago
Born May 30, 1947, in Williamsport, he was a son of the late Lawrence P. and Betty (Chubb) Smeak. Bob was a 1965 graduate of Williamsport High School. During his school years he was active in scouting, achieving the title of Eagle Scout. He... Read more
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Boston Herald
Mike Sherman brings football to life at NausetEASTHAM — The young quarterback had begun to struggle, his mind shut down by ne
Mike Sherman brings football to life at Nauset
Boston Herald / Posted 3 days ago
EASTHAM — The young quarterback had begun to struggle, his mind shut down by nervousness. The man standing behind him understood immediately what he was seeing. He could have hollered. He could have muttered. He could have gone all Bill O’Brien in... Read more
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Orange County Register
Once a Pariah, Now a Transgender JudgeHOUSTON – Nearly four decades before Caitlyn Jenner introduced herself to the w
Once a Pariah, Now a Transgender Judge
Orange County Register / Posted 3 days ago
HOUSTON – Nearly four decades before Caitlyn Jenner introduced herself to the world, Phyllis Randolph Frye came out as a transgender woman in a far less glamorous way. No Diane Sawyer, no Vanity Fair. It was the summer of 1976. As Bruce Jenner, 26,... Read more
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Minot Daily News
Honoring an eagleAlexander Keller became a member of a very elite group Saturday. Keller achieve
Honoring an eagle
Minot Daily News / Posted 4 days ago
Alexander Keller became a member of a very elite group Saturday. Keller achieved the rank of Eagle Scout during an Eagle Court of Honor held at Minot's Congregational United Church of Christ Saturday. In doing so he became the 75th Eagle Scout in the... Read more
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Minot Daily News
Making a differenceOriginally from New Mexico, Burk and his family moved to Minot a year and a hal
Making a difference
Minot Daily News / Posted 4 days ago
Originally from New Mexico, Burk and his family moved to Minot a year and a half ago to be closer to his brother who works in the oil field. Scouts has been a part of his life since he was just 8 years old, when he joined his local Cub Scouts troop.... Read more
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The Advertiser-Tribune
Dr. Jessop ‘Jay’ Mark McDonnellDr. Jessop "Jay" Mark McDonnell, 65, of Bellevue, passed away peacefully to the
Dr. Jessop ‘Jay’ Mark McDonnell
The Advertiser-Tribune / Posted 4 days ago
Dr. Jessop "Jay" Mark McDonnell, 65, of Bellevue, passed away peacefully to the arms of the Lord, Friday, Aug. 28, 2015, after a valiant battle with cancer. His devotion to his family and his firm belief in God supported him in his struggle and... Read more
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FOX 13 Utah
Cedar Hills teen recognized by city for earning all 141 BSA merit badgesCEDAR HILLS, Utah — Only six percent of all Boy Scouts earn the rank of Eagle S
Cedar Hills teen recognized by city for earning all 141 BSA merit badges
FOX 13 Utah / Posted 4 days ago
CEDAR HILLS, Utah — Only six percent of all Boy Scouts earn the rank of Eagle Scout. One requirement is to earn at least 21 merit badges, but a Utah County teen decided that wasn’t enough and that he’d rather just earn them all. It was Joseph Chou... Read more
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KX TV North Dakota
Troop 425 Celebrates 75th Eagle ScoutThe goals are high -- and according to the National Eagle Scout Association, a
Troop 425 Celebrates 75th Eagle Scout
KX TV North Dakota / Posted 4 days ago
The goals are high -- and according to the National Eagle Scout Association, a Boy Scout only has much control over what and who he becomes. Minot's Boy Scout Troop Number 425 let dozens of balloons fly high this afternoon, honoring Alexander... Read more
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The Topeka Capital-Journal
Cousins Benjamin Coultis, Andrew Marek receive Eagle Scout awards togetherCousins Benjamin Coultis, 16, and Andrew Marek, 15, received their Eagle Scout
Cousins Benjamin Coultis, Andrew Marek receive Eagle Scout awards together
The Topeka Capital-Journal / Posted 4 days ago
Cousins Benjamin Coultis, 16, and Andrew Marek, 15, received their Eagle Scout awards together Aug. 17 during a Court of Honor ceremony at First Christian Church. After earning the Cub Scouts' Arrow of Light award, Coultis joined Boy Scouts Troop 7... Read more
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KOB 4 Albuquerque
Former St. Pius student killed in AfghanistanUpdated: 08/29/2015 3:32 PM | Created: 08/29/2015 3:29 PM By: Stephen Montoya,
Former St. Pius student killed in Afghanistan
KOB 4 Albuquerque / Posted 4 days ago
Updated: 08/29/2015 3:32 PM | Created: 08/29/2015 3:29 PM By: Stephen Montoya, KOB.com Air Force Captain Matthew Roland was killed Wednesday in Afghanistan. According to family acquaintance, Sharon Plate, Matt attended St. Pius X High School... Read more
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The Express-Times
Bushkill Township horse trail provides theraputic approach to special needsFor twins Andrew and Gavin Burnard, therapy can be a fun adventure. The autist
Bushkill Township horse trail provides theraputic approach to special needs
The Express-Times / Posted 4 days ago
For twins Andrew and Gavin Burnard, therapy can be a fun adventure. The autistic twins rode horseback Thursday afternoon, discovering different textures through games and items found along the trail. They are two of the approximately 100 children... Read more
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TribLIVE
Newsmaker: H. Scott Cunningham: At its annual meeting in August, the board of the Boy Scouts Laurel Highlands
Newsmaker: H. Scott Cunningham
TribLIVE / Posted 5 days ago
: At its annual meeting in August, the board of the Boy Scouts Laurel Highlands Council elected Cunningham as its president. Cunningham will serve a two-year term. The council provides scouting programs to 35,000 youths in grades 1-12 in Southwestern... Read more
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Chicago Tribune
Suspect in Kansas shootings a longtime anti-Semite, group saysA 14-year-old boy and his grandfather were among three people shot to death on
Suspect in Kansas shootings a longtime anti-Semite, group says
Chicago Tribune / Posted 5 days ago
A 14-year-old boy and his grandfather were among three people shot to death on Sunday at two different Jewish community facilities in a Kansas City-area suburb. Police said it was too early to determine a motive, but a leading anti-hate group said... Read more
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Statesboro Herald
Britt won’t seek re-electionAfter serving three terms as a city councilman spanning 12 years, serving as ma
Britt won’t seek re-election
Statesboro Herald / Posted 5 days ago
After serving three terms as a city councilman spanning 12 years, serving as mayor pro tem for the past four years and initially announcing he would seek re-election, Will Britt is moving on. Britt said he won't seek another term as a Statesboro... Read more
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Norwalk Reflector
Norwalk mayoral candidate fires back at ReflectorEDITOR'S NOTE: The following visiting viewpoint written by Ryan McDonnell, an I
Norwalk mayoral candidate fires back at Reflector
Norwalk Reflector / Posted 5 days ago
EDITOR'S NOTE: The following visiting viewpoint written by Ryan McDonnell, an Independent candidate in the Norwalk mayoral race, was published this week in the Norwalk Reflector: Last week, the Reflector reported that Mr. Duncan had expended time... Read more
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The Daily Mining Gazette
Richard Gartner KahnHe was born in Hancock on May 17, 1936, the son of the late Norbert and Jean (G
Richard Gartner Kahn
The Daily Mining Gazette / Posted 5 days ago
He was born in Hancock on May 17, 1936, the son of the late Norbert and Jean (Gartner) Kahn. He was a 1955 graduate of Hancock High School, later earning his B.A. Degree from Michigan State University in 1959. As a young man, he belonged to the... Read more
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The New Canaan News
Troop 70 recruiting for new seasonNew Canaan’s Boy Scout Troop 70 will hold its traditional kickoff picnic from 3
Troop 70 recruiting for new season
The New Canaan News / Posted 6 days ago
New Canaan’s Boy Scout Troop 70 will hold its traditional kickoff picnic from 3 p.m. to 5 p.m. Saturday, Aug. 29, at Waveny Park. In the event of rain, the event will be held at the same time Aug. 30. Troop members and guests are to gather around... Read more
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TribLIVE
Boy Scout still working on Hempfield dek hockey rink projectWith help from Hempfield Area School District, a sophomore's plan to repurpose
Boy Scout still working on Hempfield dek hockey rink project
TribLIVE / Posted 6 days ago
With help from Hempfield Area School District, a sophomore's plan to repurpose an old tennis court into a dek hockey rink could come to fruition this fall. District officials promised Brayden LaVerde during a board meeting earlier this month some... Read more
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WFMZ Eastern Pennsylvania and Western New Jersey
New trail aims to heighten senses in Northampton CountyHorseback riders are in for a unique experience on one Northampton County farm
New trail aims to heighten senses in Northampton County
WFMZ Eastern Pennsylvania and Western New Jersey / Posted 6 days ago
Horseback riders are in for a unique experience on one Northampton County farm as a one of a kind trail aims to connect them with the surrounding world. The new Equine Sensory Trail is on the grounds of Equi-librium, in Bushkill Township. Many of... Read more
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Daily Herald
Schaumburg Boy Scout earns Eagle after planting butterfly gardenJimmy Minard, a 15-year-old Boy Scout who attends Schaumburg High School, plant
Schaumburg Boy Scout earns Eagle after planting butterfly garden
Daily Herald / Posted 6 days ago
Jimmy Minard, a 15-year-old Boy Scout who attends Schaumburg High School, planted a butterfly garden at the Alexian Village of Elk Grove assisted-living facility last weekend to earn the rank of Eagle Scout. The Elk Grove Village facility was chosen... Read more
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The Lexington Dispatch
Scouts honor longtime Scoutmaster with bench at campThe limestone bench in honor of Bob Bruton states one of his major accomplishme
Scouts honor longtime Scoutmaster with bench at camp
The Lexington Dispatch / Posted 6 days ago
The limestone bench in honor of Bob Bruton states one of his major accomplishments as scoutmaster of Shiloh United Methodist Church 'F' Troop 221.The-Dispatch.comAugust 27, 2015 6:42 PM

As every good Boy Scout can recite by heart, “Be prepared”... Read more

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Accounting Today
Filling the Soft-Skills GapYes, you need to hire people who have or can learn the required technical skill
Filling the Soft-Skills Gap
Accounting Today / Posted 6 days ago
Yes, you need to hire people who have or can learn the required technical skills. But no, that doesn�t mean you can ignore soft skills in your hiring. Every day in our work, the stories managers tell us about good hires gone bad (and bad hires gone... Read more
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ABC Newspapers
Scout renovates vacant lot, completes Eagle projectFranklin Elementary School has a place in Joe Gawreluk’s heart. The 16-year-old
Scout renovates vacant lot, completes Eagle project
ABC Newspapers / Posted 6 days ago
Franklin Elementary School has a place in Joe Gawreluk’s heart. The 16-year-old Boy Scout’s dad has been on staff there for 22 years, his brothers were students there and he feels like the school, its students and staff are like family. Joe Gawreluk... Read more
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Time
What Didn’t Make It Into TIME’s Cover Story on Stephen ColbertJames Poniewozik’s cover story on Stephen Colbert for this week’s issue of TIME
What Didn’t Make It Into TIME’s Cover Story on Stephen Colbert
Time / Posted 7 days ago
James Poniewozik’s cover story on Stephen Colbert for this week’s issue of TIME paints a portrait of a comedian in transition. Colbert, who wrapped up his tenth and final season of The Colbert Report on Comedy Central last December, has been... Read more
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Grand Blanc View
Scout makes an impression with band projectScouts Kyle Johnston and Trevor Johnston working with Josh Rensberger, Eric Joh
Scout makes an impression with band project
Grand Blanc View / Posted 7 days ago
Scouts Kyle Johnston and Trevor Johnston working with Josh Rensberger, Eric Johnston and Rev. Glenn Grant. Photos provided GRAND BLANC — Many of us can conceive of an idea, but putting it on paper, and from there into fruition is something that... Read more
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The Burton View
Scout makes an impression with band projectScouts Kyle Johnston and Trevor Johnston working with Josh Rensberger, Eric Joh
Scout makes an impression with band project
The Burton View / Posted 7 days ago
Scouts Kyle Johnston and Trevor Johnston working with Josh Rensberger, Eric Johnston and Rev. Glenn Grant. Photos provided GRAND BLANC — Many of us can conceive of an idea, but putting it on paper, and from there into fruition is something that... Read more
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Salem News
Park faucet issue raisedThe commission asked if the upgraded faucets can be used in the restrooms after
Park faucet issue raised
Salem News / Posted 7 days ago
The commission asked if the upgraded faucets can be used in the restrooms after member Lucille Karnofel noted finding two faucets running in the facility recently. She suggested the sensor faucets could be better than the manual since they shut... Read more
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TribLIVE
Second City performer Schrek’s whole life plan has been improvisationalWhen deciding on where to spend their junior semester abroad, most college stud
Second City performer Schrek’s whole life plan has been improvisational
TribLIVE / Posted 7 days ago
When deciding on where to spend their junior semester abroad, most college students head for places like London, Florence or Beijing. While others studied Shakespeare, Renaissance painters or Chinese business techniques, Schreck honed his skills in... Read more
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TribLIVE
Mt. Pleasant Township man aids local Reality TourAs Acme's Jonathan Keyser awaits word of whether he has earned the rank of Eagl
Mt. Pleasant Township man aids local Reality Tour
TribLIVE / Posted 7 days ago
As Acme's Jonathan Keyser awaits word of whether he has earned the rank of Eagle Scout, he is already fulfilled by the way his work might impact his community, he said. During the summer, Keyser, 18, worked to construct a storage shed behind... Read more
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Fort Wayne News-Sentinel
Mormons keep affiliation with Boy Scouts despite gay leadersSALT LAKE CITY (AP) � The Mormon church announced Wednesday it will maintain it
Mormons keep affiliation with Boy Scouts despite gay leaders
Fort Wayne News-Sentinel / Posted 7 days ago
SALT LAKE CITY (AP) � The Mormon church announced Wednesday it will maintain its longtime affiliation with the Boy Scouts despite the organization's decision to allow gay troop leaders � preventing what would have been a thundering blow to the... Read more
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Chattanooga Times Free Press
Mormons keep affiliation with Boy Scouts despite gay leadersSALT LAKE CITY (AP) - The Mormon church announced Wednesday it will maintain it
Mormons keep affiliation with Boy Scouts despite gay leaders
Chattanooga Times Free Press / Posted 7 days ago
SALT LAKE CITY (AP) - The Mormon church announced Wednesday it will maintain its longtime affiliation with the Boy Scouts despite the organization's decision to allow gay troop leaders - preventing what would have been a thundering blow to the... Read more
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