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North Augusta Today
Aiken school changes comingand rigor for all.” The High School Thematic Program will begin gradually, but
Aiken school changes coming
North Augusta Today / Posted 49 minutes ago
and rigor for all.” The High School Thematic Program will begin gradually, but should be in all seven Aiken County high schools by 2018. The first changes will begin this summer at South Aiken and North Augusta high schools, which will be... Read more
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Bennington Banner
Act 77 'Flexible Pathways Act' going better than expected in BenningtonThey also took a field trip to Bennington College, where they got to see the ca
Act 77 'Flexible Pathways Act' going better than expected in Bennington
Bennington Banner / Posted 59 minutes ago
They also took a field trip to Bennington College, where they got to see the campus and meet college President Mariko Silver. The partnership began when Susan Sgorbati, Bennington College's director of the Center for the Advancement of Public... Read more
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The Columbus Dispatch
High school lacrosse | Worthington Kilbourne on roll after early struggles High schools Trying to persuade a team with a losing record to stick with it
High school lacrosse | Worthington Kilbourne on roll after early struggles
The Columbus Dispatch / Posted 3 hours ago
High schools Trying to persuade a team with a losing record to stick with its motto “leave no doubt” might sound odd, but Worthington Kilbourne boys lacrosse coach Drew May... Read more
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Namibia Economist
Southern comfortCoimbatore: bobbin and weavin’ MAHATMA GANDHI would not have enjoyed Texfair 2
Southern comfort
Namibia Economist / Posted 5 hours ago
Coimbatore: bobbin and weavin’ MAHATMA GANDHI would not have enjoyed Texfair 2016 in Coimbatore in the southern state of Tamil Nadu. The man hated machines and factories, and promoted Indian independence by urging every household to spin its own... Read more
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Baltimore Sun
Aberdeen High School's Class of 2016 has 'so much potential,' many honorsWith a host of local, state and national accolades, the 304 members of Aberdeen
Aberdeen High School's Class of 2016 has 'so much potential,' many honors
Baltimore Sun / Posted 6 hours ago
With a host of local, state and national accolades, the 304 members of Aberdeen High School's 108th graduating class are poised for success, Principal Michael O'Brien said. "I could not be more proud of you," O'Brien told the senior class as they... Read more
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Greeley Tribune
Cepeda: ‘Free money’ for schools; what could go wrong?reform. The latest victims of moneyed saviors are the students and families fo
Cepeda: ‘Free money’ for schools; what could go wrong?
Greeley Tribune / Posted yesterday
reform. The latest victims of moneyed saviors are the students and families formerly served by the North Carolina New Schools Project, which had been started 13 years ago with a five-year, $11 million grant from the Bill and Melinda Gates... Read more
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Breitbart
Trump’s Mission: Make America Great Again; Workers and Soldiers, United, Will Never Be Defeatedas they were in the Old World. Yet nonetheless, the hostility was intense; issu
Trump’s Mission: Make America Great Again; Workers and Soldiers, United, Will Never Be Defeated
Breitbart / Posted yesterday
as they were in the Old World. Yet nonetheless, the hostility was intense; issues such as prohibition and aid to parochial schools were hot-buttons up until the mid-20th century. In the 1928 presidential election, for example, New Yorker Al Smith,... Read more
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The Intelligencer and Wheeling News-Register
Seckman Named 2016 Adam R. Kelly Memorial Scholarship Winnerin the The Intelligencer and Wheeling News-Register, and several other West Vir
Seckman Named 2016 Adam R. Kelly Memorial Scholarship Winner
The Intelligencer and Wheeling News-Register / Posted yesterday
in the The Intelligencer and Wheeling News-Register, and several other West Virginia publications. Kelly won numerous state and national awards for his pieces. From 1990-93, two scholarships were given each year to Tyler County graduating... Read more
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The Advocate
Community news for May 31, 2016: BR Parliamentarians recognized by council; SLU Red Stick Chapter elects officersby TEENIE BAJON -- St. Louis Altar Society -- The St. Louis King of France Alta
Community news for May 31, 2016: BR Parliamentarians recognized by council; SLU Red Stick Chapter elects officers
The Advocate / Posted yesterday
by TEENIE BAJON -- St. Louis Altar Society -- The St. Louis King of France Altar Society had a spring theme for its silver coffee-luncheon May 9 at the Parish Activity Center. Shown are, from left, Barbara Schmitt, social chairwoman; Betty... Read more
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WFAA Dallas-Fort Worth
When the Camera Speaksprovided the account to his friend, 2nd Lt. Paul Berkowitz, who describes what
When the Camera Speaks
WFAA Dallas-Fort Worth / Posted yesterday
provided the account to his friend, 2nd Lt. Paul Berkowitz, who describes what happened next: “Cyr was awarded the Silver Star posthumously .. Cyr had dragged Pollard to safety that day – but he was not hit at that time. Pollard was taken... Read more
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Orange County Register
Schools to begin monitoring students from military familiesSchools across the country are preparing to formally track students from milita
Schools to begin monitoring students from military families
Orange County Register / Posted yesterday
Schools across the country are preparing to formally track students from military families, monitoring their academic progress as they move from military base to military base and state to state, under a new provision in the federal education... Read more
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Illawarra Mercury
"The education system failed her." Is this the remark that sparked Lambie's fury?Crabb on the ABC's Kitchen Cabinet, Senator Lambie labelled Senator Bernardi an
"The education system failed her." Is this the remark that sparked Lambie's fury?
Illawarra Mercury / Posted 2 days ago
Crabb on the ABC's Kitchen Cabinet, Senator Lambie labelled Senator Bernardi an "arsehole." "[He's got] a born with a silver spoon up my rear end [attitude]," she said. But a two-year old exchange in the Senate over an education funding bill... Read more
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Western Advocate
"The education system failed her." Is this the remark that sparked Lambie's fury?Crabb on the ABC's Kitchen Cabinet, Senator Lambie labelled Senator Bernardi an
"The education system failed her." Is this the remark that sparked Lambie's fury?
Western Advocate / Posted 2 days ago
Crabb on the ABC's Kitchen Cabinet, Senator Lambie labelled Senator Bernardi an "arsehole." "[He's got] a born with a silver spoon up my rear end [attitude]," she said. But a two-year old exchange in the Senate over an education funding bill... Read more
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Daily Liberal
"The education system failed her." Is this the remark that sparked Lambie's fury?Crabb on the ABC's Kitchen Cabinet, Senator Lambie labelled Senator Bernardi an
"The education system failed her." Is this the remark that sparked Lambie's fury?
Daily Liberal / Posted 2 days ago
Crabb on the ABC's Kitchen Cabinet, Senator Lambie labelled Senator Bernardi an "arsehole." "[He's got] a born with a silver spoon up my rear end [attitude]," she said. But a two-year old exchange in the Senate over an education funding bill... Read more
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NBC Bay Area
Support Coming for Children of Military FamiliesSchools across the country are preparing to formally track students from milita
Support Coming for Children of Military Families
NBC Bay Area / Posted 2 days ago
Schools across the country are preparing to formally track students from military families, monitoring their academic progress as they move from military base to military base and state to state, under a new provision in the federal education... Read more
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MyMotherLode.com
Schools to begin monitoring students from military families AP News | 05/29/16 07:45 AM CHULA VISTA, Calif. (AP) -- Schools across the c
Schools to begin monitoring students from military families
MyMotherLode.com / Posted 2 days ago
AP News | 05/29/16 07:45 AM CHULA VISTA, Calif. (AP) -- Schools across the country are preparing to formally track students from military families, monitoring their academic progress as... Read more
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KGTV San Diego
Schools to begin monitoring students from military familiesCHULA VISTA, Calif. - Schools across the country are preparing to formally trac
Schools to begin monitoring students from military families
KGTV San Diego / Posted 2 days ago
CHULA VISTA, Calif. - Schools across the country are preparing to formally track students from military families, monitoring their academic progress as they move from military base to military base and state to state, under a new provision in the... Read more
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NBC San Diego
Schools to Begin Monitoring Students From Military FamiliesSchools across the country are preparing to formally track students from milita
Schools to Begin Monitoring Students From Military Families
NBC San Diego / Posted 2 days ago
Schools across the country are preparing to formally track students from military families, monitoring their academic progress as they move from military base to military base and state to state, under a new provision in the federal education... Read more
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The Record Searchlight
Schools to begin monitoring students from military familiesBy Jane Meredith Adams, The Associated Press CHULA VISTA, Calif. (AP) - School
Schools to begin monitoring students from military families
The Record Searchlight / Posted 2 days ago
By Jane Meredith Adams, The Associated Press CHULA VISTA, Calif. (AP) - Schools across the country are preparing to formally track students from military families, monitoring their academic progress as they move from military base to military base... Read more
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The Advocate
Pam’s party line: Party rolls on as storm rolls inof leadership throughout our community. More than one caused us to wipe away a
Pam’s party line: Party rolls on as storm rolls in
The Advocate / Posted 3 days ago
of leadership throughout our community. More than one caused us to wipe away a tear or two; others had us chuckling.Silver Magnolias The following day I joined members of the Women’s Council of Greater Baton Rouge, family and friends in... Read more
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The Topeka Capital-Journal
TPAC's executive director talks about building its 25th anniversary seasonit offered patrons season tickets. That changed May 12 when TPAC executive dir
TPAC's executive director talks about building its 25th anniversary season
The Topeka Capital-Journal / Posted 3 days ago
it offered patrons season tickets. That changed May 12 when TPAC executive director Larry Gawronski announced a 10-show silver anniversary season subscription package, tickets for which include a 20 percent discount off of the single-show... Read more
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Charleston City Paper
The history of Porgy and Bess is the history of modern Charlestonunions, rode alongside whites on streetcars and steamers, dined alongside their
The history of Porgy and Bess is the history of modern Charleston
Charleston City Paper / Posted 3 days ago
unions, rode alongside whites on streetcars and steamers, dined alongside their onetime masters at restaurants, formed schools, and assembled in public spaces, including the Battery. In Jim Crow, Woodward recounts the experience of T. McCants... Read more
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The Intelligencer and Wheeling News-Register
Ohio Track Invitations Handed Out in Navarrewhich were held at hot and humid Fairless High School. With regional competiti
Ohio Track Invitations Handed Out in Navarre
The Intelligencer and Wheeling News-Register / Posted 3 days ago
which were held at hot and humid Fairless High School. With regional competition finalized, all eyes shift to the OHSAA State Track and Field Championship, which opens next Friday at Jesse Owens Memorial Stadium on the campus of The Ohio State... Read more
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The Inter-Mountain
Marvin Olan HillJames Osborn and Mary Madge Dilley Hill. He was raised in Pocahontas County at
Marvin Olan Hill
The Inter-Mountain / Posted 3 days ago
James Osborn and Mary Madge Dilley Hill. He was raised in Pocahontas County at Indian Draft near Edray. He attended the schools of Pocahontas County graduating from Marlinton High School in 1956. During the summers while growing up, he would... Read more
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Altoona Mirror
CC’s Hildebrand completes rise with medalof Redbank Valley. "It was amazing. I was so excited to come out and throw wit
CC’s Hildebrand completes rise with medal
Altoona Mirror / Posted 4 days ago
of Redbank Valley. "It was amazing. I was so excited to come out and throw with some of the best throwers in the state. I really wanted to PR. I didn't do that, but I threw as well as I could today under the circumstances," Hildebrand... Read more
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Weirton Daily Times
West headed to states; Kakascik takes 2ndwhich were held at hot and humid Fairless High School. With regional competiti
West headed to states; Kakascik takes 2nd
Weirton Daily Times / Posted 4 days ago
which were held at hot and humid Fairless High School. With regional competition finalized, all eyes shift to the OHSAA State Track and Field Championship, which opens next Friday at Jesse Owens Memorial Stadium on the campus of The Ohio State... Read more
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TribLIVE
Knoch’s Geist smashes PIAA shot put recordat the PIAA track and field championships at Shippensburg University's Seth Gro
Knoch’s Geist smashes PIAA shot put record
TribLIVE / Posted 4 days ago
at the PIAA track and field championships at Shippensburg University's Seth Grove Stadium. The Knoch junior smashed the state record in the shot put on his first throw of the Class AAA meet with a mark of 74 feet, 3½ inches. The old meet record... Read more
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Arkansas Democrat-Gazette
Morrilton art teacher retires after 41 yearsHe said teaching has allowed him to do that. In his senior year at Forrest Cit
Morrilton art teacher retires after 41 years
Arkansas Democrat-Gazette / Posted 4 days ago
He said teaching has allowed him to do that. In his senior year at Forrest City High School and his freshman year at State College of Arkansas (now the University of Central Arkansas) in Conway, he worked summers and weekends at Silver Dollar... Read more
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Marin Independent Journal
Marin IJ Readers’ Forum for May 28turn to when unbelievable racist graffiti or other expressions of anti-Semitism
Marin IJ Readers’ Forum for May 28
Marin Independent Journal / Posted 4 days ago
turn to when unbelievable racist graffiti or other expressions of anti-Semitism rear their ugly head at our children’s schools. I wish I could say it’s unusual, but it’s not. The calls and the emails keep coming and we ask, “How is it possible... Read more
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ABC Newspapers
School Board – ANOKA – HENNEPIN SCHOOL DISTRICTSocial Studies Teacher of the Year by the Minnesota Council for the Social Stud
School Board – ANOKA – HENNEPIN SCHOOL DISTRICT
ABC Newspapers / Posted 4 days ago
Social Studies Teacher of the Year by the Minnesota Council for the Social Studies Board. Haensel is both a district and state leader for social studies instruction. Gary Lundeen, Oak View Middle School principal, and choir teacher Beth Olson,... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
MEC Qedani Mahlangu - Gauteng Health Prov Budget Vote 2016Health Care and the maternal mortality of 4.2 per 1000 is far lower than many f
MEC Qedani Mahlangu - Gauteng Health Prov Budget Vote 2016
AllAfrica.com / Posted 4 days ago
Health Care and the maternal mortality of 4.2 per 1000 is far lower than many first world countries, including the United States. We value and appreciate the relationship our ANC led Government has with the Government of Cuba. We will continue to... Read more
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Pipestone County Star
Pipestone County Star, News, Sports, Obituaries, Businesses, Classifieds € Pipestone, MN 56164Pipestone Area FFA Chapter celebrated the end of the school year with Pin Night
Pipestone County Star, News, Sports, Obituaries, Businesses, Classifieds € Pipestone, MN 56164
Pipestone County Star / Posted 4 days ago
Pipestone Area FFA Chapter celebrated the end of the school year with Pin Night on Wednesday, May 18 in the Pipestone Area Schools (PAS) auditorium. Pin night is used to recognize FFA members’ achievements throughout the year, including the... Read more
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Arkansas Democrat-Gazette
UALR chancellor officially aboardis coming from Rohnert Park, Calif., where he currently works as provost and vi
UALR chancellor officially aboard
Arkansas Democrat-Gazette / Posted 4 days ago
is coming from Rohnert Park, Calif., where he currently works as provost and vice president of academic affairs at Sonoma State University, a part of the California State University System. He is replacing Joel Anderson, 74, who is retiring from... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Apapa Family Celebrates 25 Years of Touching Livesa corporate social responsibility initiative of the church. Mary Ekah writes t
Apapa Family Celebrates 25 Years of Touching Lives
AllAfrica.com / Posted 4 days ago
a corporate social responsibility initiative of the church. Mary Ekah writes that this year's edition coincides with the silver jubilee celebration of the Apapa Family, which will feature activities that will re-enact everything the family stands... Read more
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The Post-Journal
County School Boards Assn. Honors Studentspresident of the county school boards association, spoke during ceremonies in t
County School Boards Assn. Honors Students
The Post-Journal / Posted 5 days ago
president of the county school boards association, spoke during ceremonies in the Williams Center on the campus of the State University at Fredonia about just how resilient many connected to area schools have been in recent years. "You know... Read more
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Garden City News
Paid firefighter layoffs contested by residents, FDNY | May 27, 2016rising litigation costs. During public comment, Kevin Curtin of Hilton Avenue
Paid firefighter layoffs contested by residents, FDNY | May 27, 2016
Garden City News / Posted 5 days ago
rising litigation costs. During public comment, Kevin Curtin of Hilton Avenue cited the last report issued by the United States Fire Administration stated that seniors ages 65 to 74 are twice as likely to die in a fire as anyone younger than... Read more
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BC Local News
WHAT'S IN STORE LANGLEY: Let it pourbegan casting around for a new challenge. “While mulling over a few ideas, I t
WHAT'S IN STORE LANGLEY: Let it pour
BC Local News / Posted 5 days ago
began casting around for a new challenge. “While mulling over a few ideas, I took a course on cedar making (in Washington State) to improve my home cider skills, and thought… hey, wait a minute,” said Rachel Bolongaro. "I had always dabbled in... Read more
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Royal Oak Daily Tribune
Calendar: What�s happening the weekend of May 27-29Pointe Farms, Guest speaker Lindsey Coral Harper, christchurchgp.org. Reflecti
Calendar: What�s happening the weekend of May 27-29
Royal Oak Daily Tribune / Posted 5 days ago
Pointe Farms, Guest speaker Lindsey Coral Harper, christchurchgp.org. Reflections Art Gala: 6:30-9:30 p.m. June 3 at the Silver Gardens Center in Southfield, talisharice@att.net. Southfield Public Schools, southfieldk12.org. The East Side Art... Read more
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Baltimore Sun
Mt. Washington documentary filmmaker awarded a prestigious Guggenheim fellowshiparound the world, including South by Southwest in Austin, Texas, the San Franci
Mt. Washington documentary filmmaker awarded a prestigious Guggenheim fellowship
Baltimore Sun / Posted 5 days ago
around the world, including South by Southwest in Austin, Texas, the San Francisco International Film Festival and the Silverdocs Film Festival in Silver Spring. In 2011, public television aired Diaz's film "The Learning," a documentary... Read more
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Boston Globe
States sue administration over transgender bathroom policyfaced its first major challenge to its directive this month about the civil rig
States sue administration over transgender bathroom policy
Boston Globe / Posted 6 days ago
faced its first major challenge to its directive this month about the civil rights of transgender students in public schools, as officials in 11 states filed a lawsuit that tested the federal government’s interpretation of the statute... Read more
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Scoop.co.nz
Questions & Answers – May 25Thursday, 26 May 2016, 12:05 pmPress Release: Office of the ClerkPrime Minister
Questions & Answers – May 25
Scoop.co.nz / Posted 6 days ago
Thursday, 26 May 2016, 12:05 pmPress Release: Office of the ClerkPrime Minister—StatementsRt Hon WINSTON PETERS (Leader—NZ First): This question is to the Prime Minister and asks: does he stand by all his statements—sorry:... Read more
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Chicago Tribune
UCLA signs record-setting apparel deal with Under ArmourThe marketplace has exploded in recent months as Michigan, Texas and Ohio State
UCLA signs record-setting apparel deal with Under Armour
Chicago Tribune / Posted 6 days ago
The marketplace has exploded in recent months as Michigan, Texas and Ohio State have signed lucrative agreements with Nike. UCLA entered the picture with its Adidas contract set to expire next year. “We knew that we were well-positioned to cut a... Read more
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Palo Alto Weekly
Palo Alto school board approves full-day kindergarten for alltwo weeks ago what he described as a "compromise" proposal to extend the kinder
Palo Alto school board approves full-day kindergarten for all
Palo Alto Weekly / Posted 6 days ago
two weeks ago what he described as a "compromise" proposal to extend the kindergarten day only two days a week at some schools and four days a week at others. The board had deferred action on this proposal until Tuesday night. The board... Read more
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Breitbart
‘Money Laundering Scheme’: Donald Trump Adviser Reads from ‘Clinton Cash’ at Albuquerque RallyFOR OUR NEWSLETTER The crowd cheered, as Miller delved into a more-than-ten-mi
‘Money Laundering Scheme’: Donald Trump Adviser Reads from ‘Clinton Cash’ at Albuquerque Rally
Breitbart / Posted 6 days ago
FOR OUR NEWSLETTER The crowd cheered, as Miller delved into a more-than-ten-minute-long dissection of former Secretary of State Hillary Clinton and her husband, former President Bill Clinton, while reading from the book before the crowd. “Now,... Read more
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The Gilmer Mirror
The Brief: Low Turnout in Runoffs Nonetheless Yields Notable Results - The Brief: Low Turnout in Runoffs Nonetheless Yields Notable Results by Madlin Mekelburg and John Reynolds The Texas Tribune May 25 2016 The Big Conversation A lack of a compel...The Big Conversation A lack of a compelling statewide race at the top of eithe
The Brief: Low Turnout in Runoffs Nonetheless Yields Notable Results - The Brief: Low Turnout in Runoffs Nonetheless Yields Notable Results by Madlin Mekelburg and John Reynolds The Texas Tribune May 25 2016 The Big Conversation A lack of a compel...
The Gilmer Mirror / Posted 6 days ago
The Big Conversation A lack of a compelling statewide race at the top of either ticket kept participation in Tuesday’s party primary runoff elections squarely at the lackluster level. The Republican race for a spot on the Railroad Commission drew... Read more
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The Oakdale Leader
Nevada judge upholds Education Savings Accounts programA state judge in Nevada has upheld the constitutionality of the state's Educati
Nevada judge upholds Education Savings Accounts program
The Oakdale Leader / Posted 6 days ago
A state judge in Nevada has upheld the constitutionality of the state's Education Saving Account plan, which was passed in 2015 and would be the nation's most aggressive school choice program, if and when it finally clears legal hurdles, the Las... Read more
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The Age
Rio 2016: Are our rowing teams going backwards to go forwards?Past success: the late Sarah Tait and Kate Hornsey claimed silver medals for Au
Rio 2016: Are our rowing teams going backwards to go forwards?
The Age / Posted 6 days ago
Past success: the late Sarah Tait and Kate Hornsey claimed silver medals for Australia at the London Olympics. Photo: Getty Images It's significant that rowing, a sport where the athlete faces backwards to propel themselves forward, closely... Read more
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Salem News
Top West Branch seniors recognized at banquetVence and Victoria Stratton. (Photo courtesy of Dunlap Photography) Dr. Scott
Top West Branch seniors recognized at banquet
Salem News / Posted 6 days ago
Vence and Victoria Stratton. (Photo courtesy of Dunlap Photography) Dr. Scott Weingart, superintendent of West Branch Schools, introduced the guest speaker for the evening, Judge Carol Ann Robb. Robb was elected to the 7th District Court of... Read more
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The Morning Call
4 Andrettis finish in top 15 at 1991 Indy 500game to Salisbury in order to attend the school's senior ball scheduled for the
4 Andrettis finish in top 15 at 1991 Indy 500
The Morning Call / Posted 7 days ago
game to Salisbury in order to attend the school's senior ball scheduled for the night of the game. Officials from both schools were unable to agree on a start time earlier than the 5 p.m. scheduled first pitch. 1961—Sophomore Jim Miller sets... Read more
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Mountain View Voice
Mountain View's achievement gap is one of largest in U.S.to the study. The database itself acts as an open invitation for policy makers
Mountain View's achievement gap is one of largest in U.S.
Mountain View Voice / Posted 7 days ago
to the study. The database itself acts as an open invitation for policy makers to get detailed information about public schools, and to help researchers try to find the best practices for closing the gap. But the subsequent reports published by... Read more
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