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Business Wire
Georgia's Top Two Youth Volunteers Selected in 21st Annual National Awards ProgramATLANTA--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Devneet Singh, 17, of Duluth and Damacia Howard, 13,
Georgia's Top Two Youth Volunteers Selected in 21st Annual National Awards Program
Business Wire / Posted 23 hours ago
ATLANTA--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Devneet Singh, 17, of Duluth and Damacia Howard, 13, of Union City today were named Georgia's top two youth volunteers of 2016 by The Prudential Spirit of Community Awards, a nationwide program honoring young people for... Read more
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Business Wire
New Jersey's Top Two Youth Volunteers Selected in 21st Annual National Awards ProgramTRENTON, N.J.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Benjamin Zangoglia, 17, of Old Tappan and Zacha
New Jersey's Top Two Youth Volunteers Selected in 21st Annual National Awards Program
Business Wire / Posted 23 hours ago
TRENTON, N.J.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Benjamin Zangoglia, 17, of Old Tappan and Zachary Rice, 13, of Long Valley today were named New Jersey's top two youth volunteers of 2016 by The Prudential Spirit of Community Awards, a nationwide program honoring... Read more
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The New Zealand Herald
Diana Clement: Insurance a must for empty nesters off on OETravel can be surprisingly cheap but don't skimp on medical cover Volunteering
Diana Clement: Insurance a must for empty nesters off on OE
The New Zealand Herald / Posted yesterday
Travel can be surprisingly cheap but don't skimp on medical cover Volunteering abroad, with living costs paid for and less than onerous duties, can be an economical way to see the world. Photo / Thinkstock We're off. Every year thousands of... Read more
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The Jacksonville Daily News
Volunteers celebrated for their noble contributions Posted Feb. 12, 2016 at 8:15 AM Posted Feb. 12, 2016 at 8:15 AM Members of
Volunteers celebrated for their noble contributions
The Jacksonville Daily News / Posted yesterday
Posted Feb. 12, 2016 at 8:15 AM Posted Feb. 12, 2016 at 8:15 AM Members of the community who make the area a better place to live were honored Thursday at the annual Golden Rule Awards.United Way... Read more
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Terrace Standard
Terrace B.C. Second World War veteran passes away— image credit: FILE PHOTO The city has lost a veteran who recently won an awa
Terrace B.C. Second World War veteran passes away
Terrace Standard / Posted 2 days ago
— image credit: FILE PHOTO The city has lost a veteran who recently won an award for his role in France on D-Day and the Battle of Normandy. Widar (Sandy) Sandhals, 93, died Jan. 4. In 2014, he received the French government’s highest honour The... Read more
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The Daily Guardian
NegOcc releases P605,000 in barangay insurance benefitsBACOLOD City – The provincial government of Negros Occidental released Feb. 10,
NegOcc releases P605,000 in barangay insurance benefits
The Daily Guardian / Posted 2 days ago
BACOLOD City – The provincial government of Negros Occidental released Feb. 10, 2016 a total of P605,716 in checks to beneficiaries of the Barangay Insurance Program from various cities and municipalities. Governor Alfredo Marañon Jr. led the... Read more
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The Journal-Standard
University of Illinois Extension to offer Master Naturalist training program Posted Feb. 11, 2016 at 9:00 AM Posted Feb. 11, 2016 at 9:00 AM OREGON — Th
University of Illinois Extension to offer Master Naturalist training program
The Journal-Standard / Posted 2 days ago
Posted Feb. 11, 2016 at 9:00 AM Posted Feb. 11, 2016 at 9:00 AM OREGON — The University of Illinois Extension will offer Master Naturalist training 5-9 p.m. Mondays from... Read more
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Grand Blanc View
Priority Children’s 21st Annual Champion Awards revealed | February 11, 2016Kyle Gavulic GRAND BLANC — The 21st Annual Children’s Champion Award recipients
Priority Children’s 21st Annual Champion Awards revealed | February 11, 2016
Grand Blanc View / Posted 2 days ago
Kyle Gavulic GRAND BLANC — The 21st Annual Children’s Champion Award recipients were recently announced and Senior Kyle Gavulic of Goodrich High School was one of two local students who earned a $1,000 Bob Emerson Scholarship. The other was Hannah... Read more
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News-Medical-Net
New Research Advisory Committee formed to support people with type 1 diabetesJDRF, the leading global organization funding type 1 diabetes (T1D) research, a
New Research Advisory Committee formed to support people with type 1 diabetes
News-Medical-Net / Posted 2 days ago
JDRF, the leading global organization funding type 1 diabetes (T1D) research, announced today the formation of a new external Research Advisory Committee (RAC) comprised of individuals internationally renowned for their expertise in research as well... Read more
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The Miami Hurricane
Student Government candidates promote diverse platforms, ideas“The purpose of leadership is not necessarily just to accomplish goals, it is t
Student Government candidates promote diverse platforms, ideas
The Miami Hurricane / Posted 2 days ago
“The purpose of leadership is not necessarily just to accomplish goals, it is to help other people accomplish their goals. Because when that happens not only do they succeed but you succeed, so it becomes this mutually beneficial experience for all... Read more
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Savannah Morning News
Savannah High Career Academy proposedSavannah High’s academic achievement was among the worst in the state in 2015,
Savannah High Career Academy proposed
Savannah Morning News / Posted 2 days ago
Savannah High’s academic achievement was among the worst in the state in 2015, and the school was placed on Georgia’s Priority School list. So officials had to develop a plan for improvement. On Wednesday, Savannah-Chatham school district... Read more
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Roll Call
Democrats Hit Roy Blunt on Draft DefermentsFacing Afghanistan Vet Opponent, Roy Blunt Hit Over Draft Deferments Blunt rec
Democrats Hit Roy Blunt on Draft Deferments
Roll Call / Posted 3 days ago
Facing Afghanistan Vet Opponent, Roy Blunt Hit Over Draft Deferments Blunt received three student deferments, a part of his record the Kansas City Star said he and his office had never revealed. (Bill Clark/CQ Roll Call File Photo) Democrats on... Read more
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Business Wire
Illinois' Top Two Youth Volunteers Selected in 21st Annual National Awards ProgramSPRINGFIELD, Ill.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Jungin Angie Lee, 17, of Naperville and Nic
Illinois' Top Two Youth Volunteers Selected in 21st Annual National Awards Program
Business Wire / Posted 3 days ago
SPRINGFIELD, Ill.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Jungin Angie Lee, 17, of Naperville and Nicolas Ramkumar, 14, of Champaign today were named Illinois' top two youth volunteers of 2016 by The Prudential Spirit of Community Awards, a nationwide program honoring... Read more
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Punto Central Luzon
Punto! Central Luzon -ANGELES CITY – A renowned Korean centenarian expert in Oriental medicine especi
Punto! Central Luzon -
Punto Central Luzon / Posted 4 days ago
ANGELES CITY – A renowned Korean centenarian expert in Oriental medicine especially on acupuncture and moxibustion is coming here Wednesday (February 10). Nam-soo Kim a.k.a. Gudang (meaning Moxibustion House) will be at the city hall at 10 a.m. and... Read more
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The Marietta Times
Nominate a worthy woman for Zonta’s awardEvery year since 1974, the Zonta Club of Marietta has recognized one of these c
Nominate a worthy woman for Zonta’s award
The Marietta Times / Posted 4 days ago
Every year since 1974, the Zonta Club of Marietta has recognized one of these community champions by presenting the Woman of the Year Award to an outstanding Washington County resident who has dedicated years of volunteer service to the... Read more
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Daily Journal
Helping HandPaint party planned next month in Bridgeton BRIDGETON - Bridgeton Park & Zoo w
Helping Hand
Daily Journal / Posted 4 days ago
Paint party planned next month in Bridgeton BRIDGETON - Bridgeton Park & Zoo will host a paint party from 2 to 4 p.m. March 5 at the All Sports Museum, 7 Burt St. Participants will receive step-by-step instructions for the painting. Tickets are... Read more
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Statesboro Herald
A degree in caringThese weren't his exact words, but 2016 Rotary Citizen of the Year David Ball s
A degree in caring
Statesboro Herald / Posted 4 days ago
These weren't his exact words, but 2016 Rotary Citizen of the Year David Ball said he got a degree in caring. The plainspoken, tie-eschewing former restaurateur who has made a career of volunteerism and fundraising for charitable causes came to... Read more
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Pipestone County Star
Pipestone County Star, News, Sports, Obituaries, Businesses, Classifieds € Pipestone, MN 56164Duane M. Nelsen died Monday, Feb. 1, 2016. Memorial services will be held Satu
Pipestone County Star, News, Sports, Obituaries, Businesses, Classifieds € Pipestone, MN 56164
Pipestone County Star / Posted 5 days ago
Duane M. Nelsen died Monday, Feb. 1, 2016. Memorial services will be held Saturday, Feb. 13 at 11 a.m. at the Resurrection Evangelical Lutheran Church in Quartz Hill, Calif. In lieu of flowers the family requests donations be made in Duane’s memory... Read more
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Forsyth County News
South Forsyth Middle School Junior Beta Club offering free homework helpSOUTH FORSYTH — For two upcoming days after school, students do not need to sec
South Forsyth Middle School Junior Beta Club offering free homework help
Forsyth County News / Posted 5 days ago
SOUTH FORSYTH — For two upcoming days after school, students do not need to secure the help of their parents or an adult for tutoring. They can look to their peers. The South Forsyth Middle School Junior Beta Club is offering free homework help and... Read more
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The Scranton Times-Tribune
Community, college unite in shared greifAs part of the fabric of our culture, colleges are in the news for all kinds of
Community, college unite in shared greif
The Scranton Times-Tribune / Posted 5 days ago
As part of the fabric of our culture, colleges are in the news for all kinds of reasons, such as successful academic programs, awards, athletics, and service. Additionally, the most recent narrative of the past several years, often illustrated with... Read more
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Northern Star
Adoption: the best way to a pet’s heartA CHANCE to adopt a homeless pooch or feline had pet lovers drooling on Saturda
Adoption: the best way to a pet’s heart
Northern Star / Posted 6 days ago
A CHANCE to adopt a homeless pooch or feline had pet lovers drooling on Saturday at Petstock's National Pet Adoption Day in Ballina. The event gave local animal rescue charities such as Northern Rivers Animal Services the chance to promote their... Read more
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Tri-County Citizen
Bulletin Board | February 7, 2016ANNOUNCE YOUR EVENTS Do you have something to announce? If your club, church
Bulletin Board | February 7, 2016
Tri-County Citizen / Posted 6 days ago
ANNOUNCE YOUR EVENTS Do you have something to announce? If your club, church or other organization is planning a meeting, fundraiser, festival or other special event, let your neighbors know! Send information to the Tri-County Citizen, P.O. Box... Read more
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The Martinsburg Journal
Mary J. GetzMrs. Getz was born in 1938, in Baltimore, Maryland, the daughter of the late Jo
Mary J. Getz
The Martinsburg Journal / Posted 7 days ago
Mrs. Getz was born in 1938, in Baltimore, Maryland, the daughter of the late John and Jane McNulty. She was a devoted mother and wife, and attended Sacred Heart of Jesus Catholic Church in Winchester, Virginia. Mary Jane had a zest for life,... Read more
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The Morning Call
Allentown Arts Ovation Awards nomination deadline extendedThe Allentown Arts Commission is extending the deadline for the 28th annual Art
Allentown Arts Ovation Awards nomination deadline extended
The Morning Call / Posted 7 days ago
The Allentown Arts Commission is extending the deadline for the 28th annual Arts Ovation Awards. There are seven categories including: Outstanding Achievement in Visual Arts for individuals or art organizations; Outstanding Achievement in Performing... Read more
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The Daily Guardian
‘Save endangered turtles’A US PEACE Corps volunteer called on communities in Western Visayas to help sav
‘Save endangered turtles’
The Daily Guardian / Posted 8 days ago
A US PEACE Corps volunteer called on communities in Western Visayas to help save endangered marine species, particularly the Green Sea Turtle. Nina Olivier, who is in Guimaras for a two-year volunteer service, echoed the call after a green sea... Read more
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The Hill
Lawmakers offer bill requiring women to register for draftWomen would be required to register for the draft under a bill introduced Thurs
Lawmakers offer bill requiring women to register for draft
The Hill / Posted 8 days ago
Women would be required to register for the draft under a bill introduced Thursday by Reps. Duncan Hunter (R-Calif.) and Ryan Zinke (R-Mont.), two veterans. Hunter said he introduced the bill to force Congress to consider the ramifications of the... Read more
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WTOK-TV Meridian
A Call for VolunteersCollinsville, Miss. Looking at the damage from Tuesday's tornadoes stirs up ple
A Call for Volunteers
WTOK-TV Meridian / Posted 8 days ago
Collinsville, Miss. Looking at the damage from Tuesday's tornadoes stirs up plenty of emotions. "Wow. It's scary, it's sad, it's overwhelming, and yet it's personal," Michaela Curtis, a volunteer with the Red Cross says. "It's people taking care of... Read more
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WTOK-TV Meridian
Volunteer Center Opens to Assist with Storm Clean-UpThe Mississippi Commission for Volunteer Service has coordinated with officials
Volunteer Center Opens to Assist with Storm Clean-Up
WTOK-TV Meridian / Posted 9 days ago
The Mississippi Commission for Volunteer Service has coordinated with officials in Lauderdale County to open a Volunteer Response Center Thursday for people to help those affected by the severe weather this week. The Volunteer Response Center is... Read more
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Roselle Press
Carol Stream Citizen of the Year nominees namedNominees are village residents who have volunteered their time in one or more c
Carol Stream Citizen of the Year nominees named
Roselle Press / Posted 9 days ago
Nominees are village residents who have volunteered their time in one or more community groups during the past year, the news release stated. Nominees for female Citizen of the Year are Pam Falco, Young Men’s Service League; Melissa Johansen, Our... Read more
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NBC Dallas Fort Worth
Dallas Students Receive High Honor for ServiceImagine spending 100 hours a year giving back to your community. That's exactly
Dallas Students Receive High Honor for Service
NBC Dallas Fort Worth / Posted 9 days ago
Imagine spending 100 hours a year giving back to your community. That's exactly what a group of high school students in Dallas did in 2015 and Wednesday they were recognized with the President's Volunteer Service Award. Many of them delivered meals... Read more
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Capital City Weekly
CapitalCityWeekly.com - Southeast Alaska's Online NewspaperWednesday, February 03, 2016 Story last updated at 2/3/2016 - 6:32 pm Master
CapitalCityWeekly.com - Southeast Alaska's Online Newspaper
Capital City Weekly / Posted 9 days ago
Wednesday, February 03, 2016 Story last updated at 2/3/2016 - 6:32 pm Master gardener training series begins Feb. 9 in Juneau The UAF Cooperative Extension Service will offer master gardener training in Juneau, beginning Feb. 9. The course will be... Read more
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Daily Mirror
Real life Dad's Army who shot a scarecrow and set their own trousers on fireAccidentally setting your trousers on fire while showing how to throw a Molotov
Real life Dad's Army who shot a scarecrow and set their own trousers on fire
Daily Mirror / Posted 10 days ago
Accidentally setting your trousers on fire while showing how to throw a Molotov cocktail, shooting a scarecrow you mistook for the enemy and hurling a grenade the grand total of 3ft, almost killing yourself and your comrades. And real-life Pike,... Read more
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express
Norman Longmate: Bonafide Private Pike pens tales of The Real Dad's Army A REAL-LIFE Private Pike has lifted the lid on the antics of the Home Guard –
Norman Longmate: Bonafide Private Pike pens tales of The Real Dad's Army
express / Posted 10 days ago
A REAL-LIFE Private Pike has lifted the lid on the antics of the Home Guard – revealing just how close to reality TV Dad’s Army really was. Norman Longmate wrote a book about... Read more
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News 10 NBC Rochester
10 days left for nominations for the 2016 ESL Jefferson AwardsDo you know an outstanding volunteer who goes above and beyond to make a differ
10 days left for nominations for the 2016 ESL Jefferson Awards
News 10 NBC Rochester / Posted 10 days ago
Do you know an outstanding volunteer who goes above and beyond to make a difference in the lives of others? We're looking for nominations for the 2016 ESL Jefferson Award for volunteer service. There are only ten days left to make a nomination. You... Read more
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Daily Journal
Helping HandUnion Lake to host Snowflake Swim MILLVILLE - Jumping into the bone-chilling w
Helping Hand
Daily Journal / Posted 11 days ago
Union Lake to host Snowflake Swim MILLVILLE - Jumping into the bone-chilling water of Union Lake wearing nothing but a Speedo and some flip-flops in winter may seem crazy to most people, but for some die-hard swimmers it’s worth the goosebumps. The... Read more
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Task & Purpose
Terminal Lance Creator Says He’s Just Getting Started With ‘White Donkey’“White Donkey,” a 284-page graphic novel that chronicles one Marine’s journey t
Terminal Lance Creator Says He’s Just Getting Started With ‘White Donkey’
Task & Purpose / Posted 11 days ago
“White Donkey,” a 284-page graphic novel that chronicles one Marine’s journey to Iraq and back, has taken the Marine Corps and military communities by storm. The work was widely anticipated, due largely to the celebrity of its author, former Marine... Read more
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The Daily Voice - Greenwich
Greenwich's Bruce Museum Volunteers Earn National President’s Service AwardGREENWICH, Conn. -- Two young volunteers for the Bruce Museum earned the “Gold
Greenwich's Bruce Museum Volunteers Earn National President’s Service Award
The Daily Voice - Greenwich / Posted 12 days ago
GREENWICH, Conn. -- Two young volunteers for the Bruce Museum earned the “Gold President’s Volunteer Service Award” for their 2015 service to the Bruce Museum and its Seaside Center program. Trinity College student Cameron Driscoll and Greenwich... Read more
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Scoop.co.nz
Pacific Community strengthens ties with NZ volunteer agencyMonday, 1 February 2016, 1:50 pmPress Release: Secretariat of The Pacific Commu
Pacific Community strengthens ties with NZ volunteer agency
Scoop.co.nz / Posted 12 days ago
Monday, 1 February 2016, 1:50 pmPress Release: Secretariat of The Pacific Community - SPCPacific Community strengthens ties with New Zealand’s largest volunteer agency1 February... Read more
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WJHG Panama City
Resolutions Red Showcase, Good for You and the CommunityPANAMA CITY, Fla (WJHG/WECP) - Disaster Response Team, known as D-R-T, organiz
Resolutions Red Showcase, Good for You and the Community
WJHG Panama City / Posted 12 days ago
PANAMA CITY, Fla (WJHG/WECP) - Disaster Response Team, known as D-R-T, organized the Resolutions Red Showcase on Saturday to raise money for the Red Cross of Northwest Florida. It was also meant to bring in vendors to help people keep up with their... Read more
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Tri-County Citizen
Bulletin Board | January 31, 2016ANNOUNCE YOUR EVENTS Do you have something to announce? If your club, church
Bulletin Board | January 31, 2016
Tri-County Citizen / Posted 13 days ago
ANNOUNCE YOUR EVENTS Do you have something to announce? If your club, church or other organization is planning a meeting, fundraiser, festival or other special event, let your neighbors know! Send information to the Tri-County Citizen, P.O. Box... Read more
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The Florida Times-Union
New HandsOn Jacksonville chief has 'boundless energy' to better volunteering nonprofitHaving a fireball personality is not a job requirement for the president and CE
New HandsOn Jacksonville chief has 'boundless energy' to better volunteering nonprofit
The Florida Times-Union / Posted 13 days ago
Having a fireball personality is not a job requirement for the president and CEO of HandsOn Jacksonville. At least not formally. But abundant energy and enthusiasm were hallmarks of former president and CEO Judy Smith, who retired in December after... Read more
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Jefferson City News Tribune
Chamber Gala emphasizes working in harmony2015 marked a successful economic development year for Jefferson City with two
Chamber Gala emphasizes working in harmony
Jefferson City News Tribune / Posted 14 days ago
2015 marked a successful economic development year for Jefferson City with two major business attraction projects. And that work will continue in 2016, said 2016 Chamber Chairman Dan Westhues at Friday night’s annual Jefferson City Area Chamber of... Read more
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Greene County Daily World
Nomination period for torch bearer to wrap up soonThe route for the torch relay will encompass all of Indiana's 92 counties. Wit
Nomination period for torch bearer to wrap up soon
Greene County Daily World / Posted 14 days ago
The route for the torch relay will encompass all of Indiana's 92 counties. With the Indiana bicentennial now in full swing, citizens will only have a limited time to submit nominations for the torch relay. Jan. 31, at midnight, is the cut off date... Read more
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The Inter-Mountain
Tomson, Jennings running for District 53 seatRetired Col. Al Tomson, of Davis, and D.R. Buck Jennings of Fellowsville, both
Tomson, Jennings running for District 53 seat
The Inter-Mountain / Posted 15 days ago
Retired Col. Al Tomson, of Davis, and D.R. Buck Jennings of Fellowsville, both announced their candidacy for the seat, which represents part of Tucker and Preston counties. It is currently filled by Randy E. Smith, R-Preston, who has announced he is... Read more
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The Post-Journal
Squad LeadersRecently, the local Civil Air Patrol received distinction as Squadron of the Ye
Squad Leaders
The Post-Journal / Posted 15 days ago
Recently, the local Civil Air Patrol received distinction as Squadron of the Year in Western New York due in part to their hard work within the program and dedication to the community. Lt. Cl. Ellen Maternowski, commander of the Jamestown Squadron of... Read more
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WDAM-TV Hattiesburg
Hattiesburg museum celebrates Black History Month by honoring World War II volunteersHattiesburg's African-American Military History Museum honored several Hattiesb
Hattiesburg museum celebrates Black History Month by honoring World War II volunteers
WDAM-TV Hattiesburg / Posted 15 days ago
Hattiesburg's African-American Military History Museum honored several Hattiesburg women who volunteered as chaperones and hostesses at the facility during World War II, when it was a USO for black soldiers stationed at Camp Shelby. In a ceremony... Read more
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Kansas City Chiefs
Chiefs Season Was One for the Record Book in Many WaysBy now, most of us have reveled in the benchmarks set this past season by the K
Chiefs Season Was One for the Record Book in Many Ways
Kansas City Chiefs / Posted 16 days ago
By now, most of us have reveled in the benchmarks set this past season by the Kansas City Chiefs. The team’s 10-game winning streak to close out the regular season was the longest of its kind in franchise history, and the turnaround secured the... Read more
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The Advocate
ConnecTeens honored by Ascension School BoardVolunteer Ascension’s ConnecTeens were recognized at the Ascension Parish Schoo
ConnecTeens honored by Ascension School Board
The Advocate / Posted 17 days ago
Volunteer Ascension’s ConnecTeens were recognized at the Ascension Parish School Board meeting on Jan. 19. This year’s honored teens are Alexis Anderson, Gonzales Middle; Cassie Cook, Lake Elementary; Rachel Cusick, Ethan Dixon and Haiden Warner,... Read more
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The Chronicle Express
Dundee Fire Dept. honors members, supportersMembers of the Dundee Fire Company and Emergency Squad honored the work of seve
Dundee Fire Dept. honors members, supporters
The Chronicle Express / Posted 17 days ago
Members of the Dundee Fire Company and Emergency Squad honored the work of several volunteers when they gathered for their annual awards dinner Jan. 22.Ray Miller was honored as Fireman of the Year. Stu Howell was recognized for 50 years of... Read more
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Decatur Daily Democrat
State Master Naturalist class offeredOuabache State Park has partnered with Friends of Ouabache State Park, Wells Co
State Master Naturalist class offered
Decatur Daily Democrat / Posted 17 days ago
Ouabache State Park has partnered with Friends of Ouabache State Park, Wells County Purdue Extension, Wells County YMCA and Limberlost State Historic Site to host an Indiana Master Naturalist class from 6-9:30 p.m. Wednesday evenings from March 16... Read more
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