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Hope Star
Patricia LachSunday August 30, 2015 in Hope. She was born December 7, 1945, in Hope, to Warr
Patricia Lach
Hope Star / Posted 13 hours ago
Sunday August 30, 2015 in Hope. She was born December 7, 1945, in Hope, to Warren and Louise Calhoon Butler. Patricia was a retired teacher. She was a Baptist, member of the Arkansas Education Association, National Teacher Association, and Retired... Read more
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The Victoria Advocate
Should fluoride be added to drinking water?director of Victoria Public Works, said the city started its fluoride program i
Should fluoride be added to drinking water?
The Victoria Advocate / Posted yesterday
director of Victoria Public Works, said the city started its fluoride program in 1985, and its levels are monitored by the Texas Department of State Health Services with samples sent out twice a month. The fluoridation program is funded entirely... Read more
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Business Wire
Hot Topics Recap: Back to School 2015Waste (CCAGW) LOS ANGELES--Award-Winning Think Earth Environmental Education C
Hot Topics Recap: Back to School 2015
Business Wire / Posted 4 days ago
Waste (CCAGW) LOS ANGELES--Award-Winning Think Earth Environmental Education Curriculum Now Available Free Online for K-2 Teachers Nationwide Source: Think Earth Environmental Education Foundation LAS VEGAS--Amerigroup Nevada and Clark County... Read more
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Philly.com
Furniture store went from top to bottom, with benefitsCo. when she was 58, "a crazy thing to do, insanity," she said. "I should have
Furniture store went from top to bottom, with benefits
Philly.com / Posted 9 days ago
Co. when she was 58, "a crazy thing to do, insanity," she said. "I should have been retiring." By then, Moran had already retired once, as a middle school teacher in Moorestown, a 10-year career that followed 18 years as a stay-at-home... Read more
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The Daily Mining Gazette
Karen Ann Egly Wirtin several locations in lower Michigan, Fairbanks Alaska, and ultimately Hought
Karen Ann Egly Wirt
The Daily Mining Gazette / Posted 11 days ago
in several locations in lower Michigan, Fairbanks Alaska, and ultimately Houghton, where she served as director and primary teacher for the Michigan Technological University Nursery School. She subsequently joined the staff at Portage Township... Read more
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Business Wire
Fitch Rates Comal ISD, TX's ULT Bonds 'AAA' TX PSF/'AA' Underlying; Outlook StableAUSTIN, Texas--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Fitch Ratings has assigned an 'AAA' rating to t
Fitch Rates Comal ISD, TX's ULT Bonds 'AAA' TX PSF/'AA' Underlying; Outlook Stable
Business Wire / Posted 12 days ago
AUSTIN, Texas--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Fitch Ratings has assigned an 'AAA' rating to the following Comal Independent School District, Texas' (the district) unlimited tax (ULT) bonds: --$136 million ULT refunding bonds, series 2015A. The bonds are... Read more
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The Lexington Dispatch
William Nivenreceived his master's degree from the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hi
William Niven
The Lexington Dispatch / Posted 12 days ago
received his master's degree from the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill. He was a life member of UNC-CH Alumni Association. He was past president of the Yanceyville Rotary Club and a past president of the Lexington Area Chamber of... Read more
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KLTV 7 Tyler
Palestine, Hallsville teachers named Region 7 teachers of the yearFrom the Region 7 Education Service CenterKILGORE, TEXAS — Region 7 Education S
Palestine, Hallsville teachers named Region 7 teachers of the year
KLTV 7 Tyler / Posted 15 days ago
From the Region 7 Education Service CenterKILGORE, TEXAS — Region 7 Education Service Center (ESC) recently named Sheryl Quarles, fifth grade math and science teacher at Story Intermediate School in Palestine ISD, and Tracy Dewoody, health science... Read more
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Business Wire
Hot Topics Recap: Back to School 2015in Boston with a Day of Giving Back; Packages 40,000 Meals to Fight Hunger Sour
Hot Topics Recap: Back to School 2015
Business Wire / Posted 18 days ago
in Boston with a Day of Giving Back; Packages 40,000 Meals to Fight Hunger Source: AIG SACRAMENTO, Calif.--Strong Parent-Teacher Communication is Key for Student Success Source: California State PTA SEATTLE--The Buoy Company Launches with... Read more
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Jefferson City News Tribune
Some districts battle shortage of teachers as school beginsOKLAHOMA CITY (AP) — As students return to their classrooms this year, some may
Some districts battle shortage of teachers as school begins
Jefferson City News Tribune / Posted 20 days ago
OKLAHOMA CITY (AP) — As students return to their classrooms this year, some may find fewer teachers waiting to greet them. Many schools — particularly in places with growing populations and difficult working conditions — are having an especially... Read more
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The Topeka Capital-Journal
Some schools struggle to fill teaching positions as new year startsOKLAHOMA CITY - As students return to their classrooms this year, some may find
Some schools struggle to fill teaching positions as new year starts
The Topeka Capital-Journal / Posted 20 days ago
OKLAHOMA CITY - As students return to their classrooms this year, some may find fewer teachers waiting to greet them. Many schools - particularly in places with growing populations and difficult working conditions - are having an especially tough... Read more
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The Times Leader
Some districts battle shortage of teachers as school beginsOKLAHOMA CITY (AP) — As students return to their classrooms this year, some may
Some districts battle shortage of teachers as school begins
The Times Leader / Posted 20 days ago
OKLAHOMA CITY (AP) — As students return to their classrooms this year, some may find fewer teachers waiting to greet them. Many schools — particularly in places with growing populations and difficult working conditions — are having an especially... Read more
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The Hendersonville Times-News
Some districts battle shortage of teachers as school beginsOKLAHOMA CITY (AP) � As students return to their classrooms this year, some may
Some districts battle shortage of teachers as school begins
The Hendersonville Times-News / Posted 20 days ago
OKLAHOMA CITY (AP) � As students return to their classrooms this year, some may find fewer teachers waiting to greet them. Many schools � particularly in places with growing populations and difficult working conditions � are having an especially... Read more
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New Jersey Herald
Some districts battle shortage of teachers as school beginsOKLAHOMA CITY (AP) - As students return to their classrooms this year, some may
Some districts battle shortage of teachers as school begins
New Jersey Herald / Posted 20 days ago
OKLAHOMA CITY (AP) - As students return to their classrooms this year, some may find fewer teachers waiting to greet them. Many schools - particularly in places with growing populations and difficult working conditions - are having an especially... Read more
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KOB 4 Albuquerque
Some districts battle shortage of teachers as school beginsBy SEAN MURPHY and DAVID EGGERT OKLAHOMA CITY (AP) — As students return to the
Some districts battle shortage of teachers as school begins
KOB 4 Albuquerque / Posted 20 days ago
By SEAN MURPHY and DAVID EGGERT OKLAHOMA CITY (AP) — As students return to their classrooms this year, some may find fewer teachers waiting to greet them. Many schools — particularly in places with growing populations and difficult working... Read more
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PhysOrg
Some districts battle shortage of teachers as school beginsSchool in Newcastle, Okla. When students return to classrooms across Oklahoma i
Some districts battle shortage of teachers as school begins
PhysOrg / Posted 20 days ago
School in Newcastle, Okla. When students return to classrooms across Oklahoma in the coming weeks, they can expect fewer teachers waiting to greet them at the schoolhouse door. Low pay, more mandatory tests and increasing hostility by parents and... Read more
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Denver Post
Some districts battle shortage of teachers as school beginsOKLAHOMA CITY (AP) — As students return to their classrooms this year, some may
Some districts battle shortage of teachers as school begins
Denver Post / Posted 20 days ago
OKLAHOMA CITY (AP) — As students return to their classrooms this year, some may find fewer teachers waiting to greet them. Many schools — particularly in places with growing populations and difficult working conditions — are having an especially... Read more
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York Daily Record
Some districts battle shortage of teachers as school beginsOKLAHOMA CITY (AP) — As students return to their classrooms this year, some may
Some districts battle shortage of teachers as school begins
York Daily Record / Posted 20 days ago
OKLAHOMA CITY (AP) — As students return to their classrooms this year, some may find fewer teachers waiting to greet them. Many schools — particularly in places with growing populations and difficult working conditions — are having an especially... Read more
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Lebanon Daily News
Some districts battle shortage of teachers as school beginsOKLAHOMA CITY (AP) — As students return to their classrooms this year, some may
Some districts battle shortage of teachers as school begins
Lebanon Daily News / Posted 20 days ago
OKLAHOMA CITY (AP) — As students return to their classrooms this year, some may find fewer teachers waiting to greet them. Many schools — particularly in places with growing populations and difficult working conditions — are having an especially... Read more
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Quincy Herald-Whig
Some districts battle shortage of teachers as school beginsOKLAHOMA CITY (AP) - As students return to their classrooms this year, some may
Some districts battle shortage of teachers as school begins
Quincy Herald-Whig / Posted 20 days ago
OKLAHOMA CITY (AP) - As students return to their classrooms this year, some may find fewer teachers waiting to greet them. Many schools - particularly in places with growing populations and difficult working conditions - are having an especially... Read more
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Daily Herald
Some districts battle shortage of teachers as school beginsOKLAHOMA CITY -- As students return to their classrooms this year, some may fin
Some districts battle shortage of teachers as school begins
Daily Herald / Posted 20 days ago
OKLAHOMA CITY -- As students return to their classrooms this year, some may find fewer teachers waiting to greet them. Many schools - particularly in places with growing populations and difficult working conditions - are having an especially tough... Read more
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Bennington Banner
Some districts battle shortage of teachers as school beginsOKLAHOMA CITY (AP) — As students return to their classrooms this year, some may
Some districts battle shortage of teachers as school begins
Bennington Banner / Posted 20 days ago
OKLAHOMA CITY (AP) — As students return to their classrooms this year, some may find fewer teachers waiting to greet them. Many schools — particularly in places with growing populations and difficult working conditions — are having an especially... Read more
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KELO Sioux Falls
USD To Add Seven To Coyote Sports Hall Of Famethe books at .347. She still ranks in the top 10 in all five categories. McKee
USD To Add Seven To Coyote Sports Hall Of Fame
KELO Sioux Falls / Posted 21 days ago
the books at .347. She still ranks in the top 10 in all five categories. McKee and her husband, Mickey, reside in Houston, Texas, with their four children Taylor, Maddox, Peyton and Brooks. McKee taught and coached in the Houston area for 10 years.... Read more
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The Rhinelander Daily News
2015 Wisconsin Hockey Hall of Fame inductees namedThe Wisconsin High School Hockey Coaches Association will induct a pair of brot
2015 Wisconsin Hockey Hall of Fame inductees named
The Rhinelander Daily News / Posted 22 days ago
The Wisconsin High School Hockey Coaches Association will induct a pair of brothers, Jack Stoskopf of Plover, and Mike Stoskopf of Hudson into the Wisconsin High School Hockey Coaches Association Hall of Fame during the Sept. 12 ceremony. John... Read more
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ABC 13 Lynchburg
Randall Headlines VT Sports Hall of Fame Class of 2015He then worked in the corporate world for four years before embarking on a care
Randall Headlines VT Sports Hall of Fame Class of 2015
ABC 13 Lynchburg / Posted 24 days ago
He then worked in the corporate world for four years before embarking on a career in education, including stints as a teacher, head football coach, head track coach and assistant principal, all at the high school level. Today, Coles is an... Read more
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Business Wire
Fitch Rates Harlandale ISD, TX's ULT Bonds 'AAA' TX PSF/'AA-' Underlying; Outlook StableAUSTIN, Texas--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Fitch Ratings has assigned an 'AAA' rating to t
Fitch Rates Harlandale ISD, TX's ULT Bonds 'AAA' TX PSF/'AA-' Underlying; Outlook Stable
Business Wire / Posted 25 days ago
AUSTIN, Texas--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Fitch Ratings has assigned an 'AAA' rating to the following Harlandale Independent School District, Texas' (the district) unlimited tax (ULT) bonds: --$3.4 million ULT school building bonds series 2015; --$61.2... Read more
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The Gadsden Times
Escapades, escapes mark sultry summer daysBrooks helped her grandmother, Beckie Brooks, navigate the shopping lanes at Wa
Escapades, escapes mark sultry summer days
The Gadsden Times / Posted 26 days ago
Brooks helped her grandmother, Beckie Brooks, navigate the shopping lanes at Walmart; Kim Townsel earned Postsecondary Teacher of the Year honors for the Alabama Career and Technical Association. And Sgt. Lanny Handy just retired after 27 years... Read more
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WLBT 3 Jackson
Oak Grove names new head football coachbeing approved by the school district because of the lack of a teaching certifi
Oak Grove names new head football coach
WLBT 3 Jackson / Posted 27 days ago
being approved by the school district because of the lack of a teaching certificate. Butler was approved as a substitute teacher and was able to assistant with the Oak Grove football team. It is not known at this time if he will remain as a... Read more
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WDAM-TV Hattiesburg
Oak Grove names new head football coachbeing approved by the school district because of the lack of a teaching certifi
Oak Grove names new head football coach
WDAM-TV Hattiesburg / Posted 27 days ago
being approved by the school district because of the lack of a teaching certificate. Butler was approved as a substitute teacher and was able to assistant with the Oak Grove football team. It is not known at this time if he will remain as a... Read more
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FOX 8 New Orleans
Oak Grove names new head football coachbeen in limbo with being “board approved” of acting in the official capacity.
Oak Grove names new head football coach
FOX 8 New Orleans / Posted 27 days ago
been in limbo with being “board approved” of acting in the official capacity. “He has been board approved as a substitute teacher and the offer was made for the head coaching position at Oak Grove High School a while back, but I have not been able... Read more
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WDAM-TV Hattiesburg
Oak Grove to name new head football coachbeen in limbo with being “board approved” of acting in the official capacity.
Oak Grove to name new head football coach
WDAM-TV Hattiesburg / Posted 27 days ago
been in limbo with being “board approved” of acting in the official capacity. “He has been board approved as a substitute teacher and the offer was made for the head coaching position at Oak Grove High School a while back, but I have not been able... Read more
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The Topeka Capital-Journal
Aug. 5, 2015 update: Upcoming meetings and eventsHealing Rooms, 3 to 5 p.m. Wednesday, Aug. 5, Restoration House, 2213 S.W. 10th
Aug. 5, 2015 update: Upcoming meetings and events
The Topeka Capital-Journal / Posted 27 days ago
Healing Rooms, 3 to 5 p.m. Wednesday, Aug. 5, Restoration House, 2213 S.W. 10th. Affiliated with the International Association of Healing Rooms. Information: 221-6589 or www.topekahealingroom.com. Tecumseh community dinner, 5 to 6:30 p.m.... Read more
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FOX 8 New Orleans
Gag Order prevents answers regarding Oak Grove football coachbeen in limbo with being “board approved” of acting in the official capacity.
Gag Order prevents answers regarding Oak Grove football coach
FOX 8 New Orleans / Posted 29 days ago
been in limbo with being “board approved” of acting in the official capacity. “He has been board approved as a substitute teacher and the offer was made for the head coaching position at Oak Grove High School a while back, but I have not been able... Read more
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WDAM-TV Hattiesburg
Gag Order prevents answers regarding Oak Grove football coachbeen in limbo with being “board approved” of acting in the official capacity.
Gag Order prevents answers regarding Oak Grove football coach
WDAM-TV Hattiesburg / Posted 29 days ago
been in limbo with being “board approved” of acting in the official capacity. “He has been board approved as a substitute teacher and the offer was made for the head coaching position at Oak Grove High School a while back, but I have not been able... Read more
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FOX 8 New Orleans
No teaching license blocks Oak Grove's football coachSuperintendent Tess Smith who commented on the current status of Butler. “He h
No teaching license blocks Oak Grove's football coach
FOX 8 New Orleans / Posted 1 months ago
Superintendent Tess Smith who commented on the current status of Butler. “He has been board approved as a substitute teacher and the offer was made for the head coaching position at Oak Grove High School a while back, but I have not been able... Read more
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WDAM-TV Hattiesburg
No teaching license blocks Oak Grove's football coachSuperintendent Tess Smith who commented on the current status of Butler. “He h
No teaching license blocks Oak Grove's football coach
WDAM-TV Hattiesburg / Posted 1 months ago
Superintendent Tess Smith who commented on the current status of Butler. “He has been board approved as a substitute teacher and the offer was made for the head coaching position at Oak Grove High School a while back, but I have not been able... Read more
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The Gilmer Mirror
Term ‘closet bass singer’ was deemed inappropriate As I’ve mentioned previously I grew up in rural and small town environs. Upon reaching full growth and maturity — for the male of the human species that’s means past ...at least, if ever — I’ve become most grateful to that clime for learning to be
Term ‘closet bass singer’ was deemed inappropriate As I’ve mentioned previously I grew up in rural and small town environs. Upon reaching full growth and maturity — for the male of the human species that’s means past ...
The Gilmer Mirror / Posted 1 months ago
at least, if ever — I’ve become most grateful to that clime for learning to be a responsible citizen. Rural east central Texas in the 1940s-50s was a great place to raise children. There wasn’t much you could do there without someone calling your... Read more

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