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Officer.com
Tennessee Campus-Carry Bill to Become Lawdoes not go as far as I would like in retaining campus control, the final versi
Tennessee Campus-Carry Bill to Become Law
Officer.com / Posted yesterday
does not go as far as I would like in retaining campus control, the final version of the bill included input from higher education and was shaped to accommodate some of their concerns. "Ultimately, this legislation was tailored to apply to... Read more
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Boston Globe
Red-hot in the ’60s, now little known, the great artist Marisol is being rediscovered& Life Pictures/Getty Images Marisol poses in 1958 in New York with her tools
Red-hot in the ’60s, now little known, the great artist Marisol is being rediscovered
Boston Globe / Posted 2 days ago
& Life Pictures/Getty Images Marisol poses in 1958 in New York with her tools and some of her wooden sculptures. MEMPHIS — It’s 1968. In Vietnam, the Tet offensive has begun. In Europe, a million students marching through the streets of... Read more
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Business Wire
Two Arizona Youth Honored for Volunteerism at National Award Ceremony in Washington, D.C.Prudential Spirit of Community Awards program, sponsored by Prudential Financia
Two Arizona Youth Honored for Volunteerism at National Award Ceremony in Washington, D.C.
Business Wire / Posted 2 days ago
Prudential Spirit of Community Awards program, sponsored by Prudential Financial in partnership with the National Association of Secondary School Principals (NASSP), named Dustyn and Hope Arizona's top high school and middle level youth... Read more
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WREG-TV Memphis
TNReady halt for some students bolsters concerns for state testing’s impact on teachersMEMPHIS, Tenn. -- After the state halted TNReady testing for some age groups, s
TNReady halt for some students bolsters concerns for state testing’s impact on teachers
WREG-TV Memphis / Posted 6 days ago
MEMPHIS, Tenn. -- After the state halted TNReady testing for some age groups, state and local leaders spoke with WREG about their concerns regarding the role state tests play on teacher evaluations. The Tennessee Department of Education announced... Read more
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WREG-TV Memphis
Teachers uncertain how upcoming budget will impact benefits, payMEMPHIS, Tenn. -- Many Shelby County Schools teachers have reached out to SCS B
Teachers uncertain how upcoming budget will impact benefits, pay
WREG-TV Memphis / Posted 6 days ago
MEMPHIS, Tenn. -- Many Shelby County Schools teachers have reached out to SCS Board members this budget season, urging them not to forget about educators' needs. It is still unclear what changes could be coming for them. "Like the rest of the... Read more
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Memphis Commercial Appeal
Pat Carter remembered for lifelong entrepreneurship, giving backin 2005. The man whose entrepreneurial spirit led him on May 4, 1981, to open
Pat Carter remembered for lifelong entrepreneurship, giving back
Memphis Commercial Appeal / Posted 6 days ago
in 2005. The man whose entrepreneurial spirit led him on May 4, 1981, to open the first black-owned Pontiac dealership in Memphis died Wednesday at his home, said his son, Trey Carter III. He was 77. Arrangements were incomplete Thursday. Carter... Read more
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Arkansas Democrat-Gazette
Weekend CalendarMonday-Friday. (501) 687-1061. Around Arkansas THE ARTS & SCIENCE CENTER FOR
Weekend Calendar
Arkansas Democrat-Gazette / Posted 7 days ago
Monday-Friday. (501) 687-1061. Around Arkansas THE ARTS & SCIENCE CENTER FOR SOUTHEAST ARKANSAS 701 Main St., Pine Bluff. Education and art programs for adults and children; call for schedule and tuition. Hours: 10 a.m.-5 p.m. Tuesday-Friday, 1-4... Read more
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Philly.com
Philly rolls out the amber carpet for the 2016 Brewers Association conference next weekIn 2005, the last time the Brewers Association held its annual conference here,
Philly rolls out the amber carpet for the 2016 Brewers Association conference next week
Philly.com / Posted 7 days ago
In 2005, the last time the Brewers Association held its annual conference here, a few local brewers thought it would be a swell idea to expose the conventioneers to a unique slice of Philly's growing craft-beer scene. So they trooped the visitors... Read more
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Memphis Commercial Appeal
Collierville schools budget proposal calls for some students to receive iPads in next school yearsgetting close to a 2 percent raise," Aitken said. The school system is also ad
Collierville schools budget proposal calls for some students to receive iPads in next school years
Memphis Commercial Appeal / Posted 8 days ago
getting close to a 2 percent raise," Aitken said. The school system is also adding some positions, including nine special education assistants. Aitken also announced the groundbreaking for the district's new high school will be at 10 a.m. May... Read more
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Memphis Commercial Appeal
Collierville initiative seeks to match education system with employers’ needsdiscussion Tuesday morning. The Collierville Chamber of Commerce is launching a
Collierville initiative seeks to match education system with employers’ needs
Memphis Commercial Appeal / Posted 8 days ago
discussion Tuesday morning. The Collierville Chamber of Commerce is launching an initiative to coordinate the local education system with the needs of businesses. (Mark Weber/The Commercial Appeal) Which is more valuable in economic terms:... Read more
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Memphis Commercial Appeal
Animal shelter expansion approved in Collierville - private donations and fundraising to cover mostA $493,000 expansion to the Collierville Animal Shelter, including a new lobby
Animal shelter expansion approved in Collierville - private donations and fundraising to cover most
Memphis Commercial Appeal / Posted 9 days ago
A $493,000 expansion to the Collierville Animal Shelter, including a new lobby space, an expanded surgery area, an education center and an area just for cats, was approved Monday evening by the town's Board of Mayor and Aldermen. The board also... Read more
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Marshall Independent
Business briefs for April 25in Brooklyn Park. The annual conference brings together wastewater operators fr
Business briefs for April 25
Marshall Independent / Posted 10 days ago
in Brooklyn Park. The annual conference brings together wastewater operators from Minnesota for training and professional education. In Minnesota, there are about 1,500 municipal and industrial wastewater treatment facilities. Community,... Read more
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Memphis Commercial Appeal
Bill to grant in-state tuition to students with immigration problems fails in Tenn. legislature, sayhas failed in the state Legislature, advocates supporting the measure said Wedn
Bill to grant in-state tuition to students with immigration problems fails in Tenn. legislature, say
Memphis Commercial Appeal / Posted 14 days ago
has failed in the state Legislature, advocates supporting the measure said Wednesday. State Rep. Mark White, the Memphis Republican who sponsored the bill, said Wednesday that he lacked the votes in the calendar committee to move it to a... Read more
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Greeley Tribune
Tributes for April 2019, 1917, in Aguilar, Colo., to James Carr and Pearl (Smith) Harris Sr. June w
Tributes for April 20
Greeley Tribune / Posted 15 days ago
19, 1917, in Aguilar, Colo., to James Carr and Pearl (Smith) Harris Sr. June was reared and educated in Aguilar. After her education, she helped her family. On Jan. 22, 1937, she married Anthony “Tony” Perusek in Trinidad. After their marriage,... Read more
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The Chattanoogan
Free Legal Clinics Offered Across The StateThe Tennessee Bar Association Young Lawyers Division will host 16 free legal ad
Free Legal Clinics Offered Across The State
The Chattanoogan / Posted 15 days ago
The Tennessee Bar Association Young Lawyers Division will host 16 free legal advice clinics and legal education events throughout the state. Attendees will get information on a variety of topics including: debt collection, bankruptcy, landlord-tenant... Read more
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Memphis Commercial Appeal
April 19Thomas (left), president of Christian Brothers College, was presented the Man o
April 19
Memphis Commercial Appeal / Posted 16 days ago
Thomas (left), president of Christian Brothers College, was presented the Man of the Year Award on , 1955, by the Memphis Notre Dame Club, with its president, Joe Signaigo (right), in charge. The Rev. Alfred F. Mendez, placement director... Read more
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Jacksonville Daily Record
50 years ago: Florida Junior College president predicts library without booksLefkowitz said a committee had been selected to screen art for periodic showing
50 years ago: Florida Junior College president predicts library without books
Jacksonville Daily Record / Posted 16 days ago
Lefkowitz said a committee had been selected to screen art for periodic showing in the library. Assigned to the group were Memphis Wood, artist-in-residence at Jacksonville University; Lee Plein, director of the Jacksonville Art Museum; and Joseph... Read more
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NBC News
When Sheriffs Won't Obey the LawArizona sheriff named Richard Mack called, and a group that Mack heads — the Co
When Sheriffs Won't Obey the Law
NBC News / Posted 16 days ago
Arizona sheriff named Richard Mack called, and a group that Mack heads — the Constitutional Sheriffs and Peace Officers Association — became engaged. Mack has referred to the federal government as "the greatest threat we face today," and... Read more
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Memphis Commercial Appeal
Former Memphis fire director Michael Putt is among four finalists for fire chief’s job in ColliervilFormer Memphis Fire Director Michael Putt is one of four finalists to become th
Former Memphis fire director Michael Putt is among four finalists for fire chief’s job in Colliervil
Memphis Commercial Appeal / Posted 18 days ago
Former Memphis Fire Director Michael Putt is one of four finalists to become the next chief of Collierville Fire and Rescue. The other finalists are former Memphis deputy fire chief Mark Heath, Manuel Fonseca, an assistant fire chief in Nashville,... Read more
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NBA.com
Griffin-less Clippers get guard-happy to find their wayon Saturday). Anthony Davis scores 31 points and grabs 14 rebounds to lead the
Griffin-less Clippers get guard-happy to find their way
NBA.com / Posted 19 days ago
on Saturday). Anthony Davis scores 31 points and grabs 14 rebounds to lead the Pelicans past the Mavericks, 105-98. 13) Memphis [13] (1-1): Grizzlies finally starting to resemble themselves again on defense, allowing just 94 ppg in their last... Read more
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WREG-TV Memphis
Community reacts to proposed school closuresMEMPHIS, Tenn. -- Community members and Shelby County School Board members shar
Community reacts to proposed school closures
WREG-TV Memphis / Posted 20 days ago
MEMPHIS, Tenn. -- Community members and Shelby County School Board members shared their reactions Thursday, after the district proposed possibly closing up to 10 schools, in light of a massive budget gap. The district previously announced about $50... Read more
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Memphis Commercial Appeal
Firefighters, insurance investigators study burn patterns in G’town demonstrationthe fire station parking lot at 3031 Forest Hill-Irene. The training was put o
Firefighters, insurance investigators study burn patterns in G’town demonstration
Memphis Commercial Appeal / Posted 20 days ago
the fire station parking lot at 3031 Forest Hill-Irene. The training was put on the Tennessee Chapter of the International Association for Arson Investigators and EFI Global. Most of the action took place in three rooms, built to illustrate the... Read more
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Arkansas Democrat-Gazette
Mayor on opioid-ills task force24-member team is an initiative of the National League of Cities, of which Stod
Mayor on opioid-ills task force
Arkansas Democrat-Gazette / Posted 21 days ago
24-member team is an initiative of the National League of Cities, of which Stodola is vice president, and the National Association of Counties. Opioids, or opiates, are drugs derived from the opium poppy such as oxycodone, hydrocodone,... Read more
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Memphis Commercial Appeal
Collierville school board scheduled to approve price tag for early stages of new high school construproject serves as a symbol of the town's ambition to continue as a destination
Collierville school board scheduled to approve price tag for early stages of new high school constru
Memphis Commercial Appeal / Posted 23 days ago
project serves as a symbol of the town's ambition to continue as a destination for people who want a high-quality education for their children. Groundbreaking for the project might take place in mid-May, though no date is final, Hansen... Read more
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Memphis Commercial Appeal
MLK insider shares wisdom with African-American journalistsas a leader in the civil rights movement as a co-founder of the Student Nonviol
MLK insider shares wisdom with African-American journalists
Memphis Commercial Appeal / Posted 25 days ago
as a leader in the civil rights movement as a co-founder of the Student Nonviolent Coordinating Committee and his close association with Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. LaFayette was the keynote speaker for the National Association of Black... Read more
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WSFA 12 Montgomery
Alabama Education Association hires new executive directorMONTGOMERY, Ala. (AP) - The Alabama Education Association has hired a new execu
Alabama Education Association hires new executive director
WSFA 12 Montgomery / Posted 25 days ago
MONTGOMERY, Ala. (AP) - The Alabama Education Association has hired a new executive director. AEA spokeswoman Amy Marlowe said in an email Saturday that Brenda Pike will start her new position on May 16. Pike serves as the executive director of the... Read more
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Al.com
Alabama Education Association hires new executive directorThe Alabama Education Association has hired a new executive director more than
Alabama Education Association hires new executive director
Al.com / Posted 25 days ago
The Alabama Education Association has hired a new executive director more than a year after its previous leader, Henry Mabry, resigned after an audit revealed financial mismanagement. The resignation came a month after the AEA announced its plan to... Read more
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The Alpena News
Cardwell to serve as NAESP vice presidentits board of directors since 2013. He also has held memberships with the Michig
Cardwell to serve as NAESP vice president
The Alpena News / Posted 26 days ago
its board of directors since 2013. He also has held memberships with the Michigan Elementary and Middle School Principals Association and the Les Cheneaux Education Foundation. "My entire educational career has revolved around collaboration,... Read more
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Memphis Commercial Appeal
Candidates line up to challenge Curry Todd, the longtime state rep for Collierville and nearby areascare ... It's time to have some new fresh leadership and healthy leadership." R
Candidates line up to challenge Curry Todd, the longtime state rep for Collierville and nearby areas
Memphis Commercial Appeal / Posted 27 days ago
care ... It's time to have some new fresh leadership and healthy leadership." Rincon said George, 56, would focus on education if elected. Lovell, the 57-year-old festival promoter who brought the Memphis area the Delta Fair, is making his... Read more
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Arkansas Democrat-Gazette
AETN film takes on sports-related brain injuries"Geez, son, you only had your bell rung. Walk it off and get back in the game."
AETN film takes on sports-related brain injuries
Arkansas Democrat-Gazette / Posted 28 days ago
"Geez, son, you only had your bell rung. Walk it off and get back in the game." Fortunately, times have changed and the education process concerning head trauma is well underway -- education that just might keep that kid from becoming a... Read more
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St. Catharines Standard
Niagara CalendarBICYCLE TOURING CLUB OPEN HOUSE: April 13, 7 pm, Niagara Regional Building, Sch
Niagara Calendar
St. Catharines Standard / Posted 28 days ago
BICYCLE TOURING CLUB OPEN HOUSE: April 13, 7 pm, Niagara Regional Building, Schmon Pkwy. www.thefreewheelers.com CAREGIVER EDUCATION: From Stress to Strength presented by VON. April 13. Niagara-on-the-Lake Community Centre, 14 Anderson Lane,... Read more
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Niagara Falls Review
Niagara CalendarBICYCLE TOURING CLUB OPEN HOUSE: April 13, 7 pm, Niagara Regional Building, Sch
Niagara Calendar
Niagara Falls Review / Posted 28 days ago
BICYCLE TOURING CLUB OPEN HOUSE: April 13, 7 pm, Niagara Regional Building, Schmon Pkwy. www.thefreewheelers.com CAREGIVER EDUCATION: From Stress to Strength presented by VON. April 13. Niagara-on-the-Lake Community Centre, 14 Anderson Lane,... Read more
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Welland Tribune
Niagara CalendarBICYCLE TOURING CLUB OPEN HOUSE: April 13, 7 pm, Niagara Regional Building, Sch
Niagara Calendar
Welland Tribune / Posted 28 days ago
BICYCLE TOURING CLUB OPEN HOUSE: April 13, 7 pm, Niagara Regional Building, Schmon Pkwy. www.thefreewheelers.com CAREGIVER EDUCATION: From Stress to Strength presented by VON. April 13. Niagara-on-the-Lake Community Centre, 14 Anderson Lane,... Read more
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Business Wire
Ford Dealers Give Nearly $100 Million to Causes in 2015 for Second Year in a Rowwas administered by Ford to coincide with the 16th annual Salute to Dealers awa
Ford Dealers Give Nearly $100 Million to Causes in 2015 for Second Year in a Row
Business Wire / Posted a month ago
was administered by Ford to coincide with the 16th annual Salute to Dealers awards at the 2016 National Automobile Dealers Association Convention in Las Vegas. Ford and Lincoln dealers participating in the survey donated approximately $96 million.... Read more
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The Youngstown Vindicator
Parents need to be more proactive in school districtThe Rev. Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. was a strong advocate for education, especi
Parents need to be more proactive in school district
The Youngstown Vindicator / Posted 1 months ago
The Rev. Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. was a strong advocate for education, especially as it relates to educating black youths. King lived in an era in which segregation and this country’s long-standing separate-but-equal doctrine was a way of life, a... Read more
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Memphis Commercial Appeal
April 1and the discord between Shlenker and partner John Tigrett. 50 years ago: 1966
April 1
Memphis Commercial Appeal / Posted 1 months ago
and the discord between Shlenker and partner John Tigrett. 50 years ago: 1966 Vice President Hubert Humphrey comes to Memphis today for his second visit within two years. He is scheduled to address the Tennessee Education Association, meet... Read more

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