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Herts Advertiser
Diana Award presented to Harpenden studentin. The Year 11 student at Sir John Lawes in Harpenden, was nominated for the
Diana Award presented to Harpenden student
Herts Advertiser / Posted 26 minutes ago
in. The Year 11 student at Sir John Lawes in Harpenden, was nominated for the work she has been doing with the town’s youth council and in school to educate her peers and parents about the mental health issues that affect young people of their... Read more
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Swissinfo
Militants attack ENI pipeline in Nigeria's Deltafled Oporoza because the military invaded our village around 0145 this morning,
Militants attack ENI pipeline in Nigeria's Delta
Swissinfo / Posted 18 hours ago
fled Oporoza because the military invaded our village around 0145 this morning," said Eric Omare, spokesman for the Ijaw Youth Council, which represents one of the largest ethnic groups in the region. "They are harassing people, arresting some... Read more
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The Advocate
Four candidates vying for Baker mayor's job in March 5 electionhe helped bring to Baker while in office. He said he would bring more. He also
Four candidates vying for Baker mayor's job in March 5 election
The Advocate / Posted yesterday
he helped bring to Baker while in office. He said he would bring more. He also plans to organize a citizens council and a youth council to advise him on how to build up the city and what issues need to be addressed. None of his plans include... Read more
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CBC.ca
Quebec's Cree youth go to Attawapiskat offering hope, connections in wake of suicide spiralby sharing her experience. She will be on the plane that delivers the letters,
Quebec's Cree youth go to Attawapiskat offering hope, connections in wake of suicide spiral
CBC.ca / Posted yesterday
by sharing her experience. She will be on the plane that delivers the letters, cards and drawings today. The Quebec Cree Youth Council hopes this initiative will be the start of a long-term exchange between youth on either side of James Bay. A... Read more
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The Hendersonville Times-News
Volunteers bike to WNC, install a roofin home repair service with Housing Assistance on a weekly basis this summer.
Volunteers bike to WNC, install a roof
The Hendersonville Times-News / Posted yesterday
in home repair service with Housing Assistance on a weekly basis this summer. On Saturday, June 4, the Henderson County Youth Council will work on new home project at the Village at King Creek. As an outreach activity this summer through... Read more
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The Star
Youth council ensures paralysed boy attends schoolwas born with both legs paralysed, will be attending school for the first time
Youth council ensures paralysed boy attends school
The Star / Posted yesterday
was born with both legs paralysed, will be attending school for the first time through the efforts of the Malaysian Indian Youth Council (MIYC), Malaysia Nanban reported. The disabled Velan is the eldest of six children of Rajan, a farmer, and his... Read more
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Otago Daily Times
If you go out in the woods tonight ...would be eight different horror themes in the maze, but the group did not want
If you go out in the woods tonight ...
Otago Daily Times / Posted yesterday
would be eight different horror themes in the maze, but the group did not want to give too much away, she said. A junior youth council was created in Alexandra this year as part of the trust and was given the task of organising events. Vanya... Read more
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The Welwyn & Hatfield Times
Welwyn Hatfield Council chamber unveiledmayor councillor Lynne Sparks officially opened the borough’s first purpose-bui
Welwyn Hatfield Council chamber unveiled
The Welwyn & Hatfield Times / Posted yesterday
mayor councillor Lynne Sparks officially opened the borough’s first purpose-built chamber alongside Welwyn Hatfield Youth Council members. The council said it was “designed to meet the needs of residents now and in the future”, and had done... Read more
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iol.co.za
Nigeria’s oil pipelines targetedpipeline was attacked yesterday (Thursday) night near Batan oil field in Warri,
Nigeria’s oil pipelines targeted
iol.co.za / Posted 2 days ago
pipeline was attacked yesterday (Thursday) night near Batan oil field in Warri,” said Eric Omare, spokesman for the Ijaw Youth Council, which represents one of the largest ethnic groups in the vast delta in southern Nigeria. “There were two... Read more
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Swissinfo
Nigeria militants blow up gas, oil pipelines - community leaderpipeline was attacked yesterday Thursday night near Batan oil field in Warri,"
Nigeria militants blow up gas, oil pipelines - community leader
Swissinfo / Posted 2 days ago
pipeline was attacked yesterday Thursday night near Batan oil field in Warri," said Eric Omare, spokesman for the Ijaw Youth Council, which represents one of the largest ethnic groups in the vast delta in southern Nigeria. "There were two... Read more
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The Star
Nigeria militants say blew up another gas, crude pipelinepipeline was attacked yesterday Thursday night near Batan oil field in Warri,"
Nigeria militants say blew up another gas, crude pipeline
The Star / Posted 2 days ago
pipeline was attacked yesterday Thursday night near Batan oil field in Warri," said Eric Omare, spokesman for the Ijaw Youth Council, which represents one of the largest ethnic groups in the vast delta in southern Nigeria. "There were two... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Again, Militants Bomb Chevron Crude Pipeline in Warriadding that it was the basis for further discussions with the federal governmen
Again, Militants Bomb Chevron Crude Pipeline in Warri
AllAfrica.com / Posted 2 days ago
adding that it was the basis for further discussions with the federal government on the cessation of hostility. The Ijaw Youth Council (IYC) President, Udengs Eradiri, made the declaration at Effurun, near Warri, Delta State during the 2016... Read more
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North-West Evening Mail
South Cumbria candidates vying for UK Youth Parliament seatmakers on a local, regional and national levels. Bethany is a student at Furne
South Cumbria candidates vying for UK Youth Parliament seat
North-West Evening Mail / Posted 2 days ago
makers on a local, regional and national levels. Bethany is a student at Furness Academy. She has been a member of Furness Youth Council for four years. Bethany's campaign interests are mental health, body shaming and encouraging volunteering in... Read more
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The Star
Military push, economic hardship fuel insurgency in Nigeria's Deltaup checkpoints less than a mile apart. Buhari hopes that will protect oil faci
Military push, economic hardship fuel insurgency in Nigeria's Delta
The Star / Posted 2 days ago
up checkpoints less than a mile apart. Buhari hopes that will protect oil facilities. But for Eradiri - head of the Ijaw Youth Council, representing one of the largest ethnic groups in Nigeria - the tactics will only fuel anger about poverty and... Read more
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Channel NewsAsia
Nigerian civil rights leader confirms attack at Chevron oil facilityfeed pipeline leading to the Escravos tank farm. "The attack truly happened,"
Nigerian civil rights leader confirms attack at Chevron oil facility
Channel NewsAsia / Posted 3 days ago
feed pipeline leading to the Escravos tank farm. "The attack truly happened," Eric Omare, spokesman for the Ijaw Youth Council, said on Twitter. Resident Zebo Austin, who lives nearby, also confirmed there had been an explosion. "We... Read more
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Irish Central
Joe McHugh named as Ireland’s Minister for the Diasporarepresent the Milford electoral area as a member of Donegal County Council wher
Joe McHugh named as Ireland’s Minister for the Diaspora
Irish Central / Posted 3 days ago
represent the Milford electoral area as a member of Donegal County Council where he proposed the establishment of Donegal Youth Council, which led to the first democratically-elected youth forum in Ireland. McHugh was also appointed as Chairperson... Read more
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Channel NewsAsia
Niger Delta youth group leader confirms attack at Chevron facilitieshad attacked a Chevron oil facility in the Niger Delta. "The attack truly happ
Niger Delta youth group leader confirms attack at Chevron facilities
Channel NewsAsia / Posted 3 days ago
had attacked a Chevron oil facility in the Niger Delta. "The attack truly happened," Eric Omare, spokesman for the Ijaw Youth Council, said. A group called Niger Delta Avengers had claimed the attack late on Wednesday. (Writing by Ulf... Read more
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The Star
Niger Delta youth group leader confirms attack at Chevron facilitieshad attacked a Chevron oil facility in the Niger Delta. "The attack truly happ
Niger Delta youth group leader confirms attack at Chevron facilities
The Star / Posted 3 days ago
had attacked a Chevron oil facility in the Niger Delta. "The attack truly happened," Eric Omare, spokesman for the Ijaw Youth Council, said. A group called Niger Delta Avengers had claimed the attack late on Wednesday. (Writing by Ulf... Read more
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The Norwich Bulletin
Freedom Fund Banquet recognizes 6 NFA students— Six Norwich Free Academy students who excel in the arts, music and business w
Freedom Fund Banquet recognizes 6 NFA students
The Norwich Bulletin / Posted 3 days ago
— Six Norwich Free Academy students who excel in the arts, music and business were honored by the Norwich Branch NAACP's youth council Wednesday in a special banquet dinner at the high school.The Robertsine Duncan Youth Council's seventh annual... Read more
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Inquirier.net
Comelec seeks delay of village pollsCommission on Elections (Comelec) on Wednesday announced that the poll body wou
Comelec seeks delay of village polls
Inquirier.net / Posted 3 days ago
Commission on Elections (Comelec) on Wednesday announced that the poll body would propose the postponement of village and youth council elections scheduled in October. In a media forum, Comelec chair Andres Bautista said the poll body would make... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Nyimbwa Forest Depleted Under Watch of Luweero Authoritiesindividuals who had cut down trees youth had planted. The 2009 tree planting c
Nyimbwa Forest Depleted Under Watch of Luweero Authorities
AllAfrica.com / Posted 4 days ago
individuals who had cut down trees youth had planted. The 2009 tree planting campaign that was supported by the National Youth Council, was part of the celebrations to mark the 2009 International Youth Day hosted by Luweero District, according to... Read more
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Croydon Guardian
"Choose a life, not a knife": Met police cadets campaign posters to appear across London to tackle knife crimefriends not to as well. It was started by cadets "fed up" with seeing their pe
"Choose a life, not a knife": Met police cadets campaign posters to appear across London to tackle knife crime
Croydon Guardian / Posted 4 days ago
friends not to as well. It was started by cadets "fed up" with seeing their peers die from knife injuries. The Met's Youth Council came up with posters, which they hope to get displayed in schools, that combine a powerful image and a call to... Read more
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Kingston Guardian
"Choose a life, not a knife": Met police cadets campaign posters to appear across London to tackle knife crimefriends not to as well. It was started by cadets "fed up" with seeing their pe
"Choose a life, not a knife": Met police cadets campaign posters to appear across London to tackle knife crime
Kingston Guardian / Posted 4 days ago
friends not to as well. It was started by cadets "fed up" with seeing their peers die from knife injuries. The Met's Youth Council came up with posters, which they hope to get displayed in schools, that combine a powerful image and a call to... Read more
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Wandsworth Guardian
"Choose a life, not a knife": Met police cadets campaign posters to appear across London to tackle knife crimefriends not to as well. It was started by cadets "fed up" with seeing their pe
"Choose a life, not a knife": Met police cadets campaign posters to appear across London to tackle knife crime
Wandsworth Guardian / Posted 4 days ago
friends not to as well. It was started by cadets "fed up" with seeing their peers die from knife injuries. The Met's Youth Council came up with posters, which they hope to get displayed in schools, that combine a powerful image and a call to... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
At Last, DSS Releases Saraki's AideBukola Saraki, on Youth and Students Affairs, from its detention cell. Ugochin
At Last, DSS Releases Saraki's Aide
AllAfrica.com / Posted 4 days ago
Bukola Saraki, on Youth and Students Affairs, from its detention cell. Ugochinyere, who is also the President of National Youth Council of Nigeria,NYCN,was released,Monday night, after about one month of detention by the DSS. At a press... Read more
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KTHV Little Rock
Respect my SWAG campaign to promote positive self-imageLITTLE ROCK, Ark. (KTHV) — The UALR Children International Youth Council has cr
Respect my SWAG campaign to promote positive self-image
KTHV Little Rock / Posted 5 days ago
LITTLE ROCK, Ark. (KTHV) — The UALR Children International Youth Council has created the “Respect My S.W.A.G.” (Self-Worth At a Glance) social media challenge “to promote a positive self-image among youths in Little Rock.” The Youth Council is a... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Youth Council Get New BoardThe National Youth Council inaugurated their new Board earlier this week, with
Youth Council Get New Board
AllAfrica.com / Posted 6 days ago
The National Youth Council inaugurated their new Board earlier this week, with the help of Hon. Jerry Ekandjo, Minister of Sport, Youth and National Service. At the event, the minister emphasised that the youth make up most of the population,... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Niger Delta Avengers - Ijaw Youths Meet in Warri ThursdayIjaw youths under the auspices of the Ijaw Youth Council, IYC, Worldwide, will
Niger Delta Avengers - Ijaw Youths Meet in Warri Thursday
AllAfrica.com / Posted 6 days ago
Ijaw youths under the auspices of the Ijaw Youth Council, IYC, Worldwide, will converge on Warri, Delta State, Thursday, for a summit on the ongoing bombings in the creeks of Delta state and parts of Niger Delta by the Niger-Delta Avengers, NDA, and... Read more
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Kenosha News
The Rev. Dudley Riggle receives Carthage Flame awardlater served as department chairman. He was named Kenosha’s Person of the Year
The Rev. Dudley Riggle receives Carthage Flame award
Kenosha News / Posted 6 days ago
later served as department chairman. He was named Kenosha’s Person of the Year in 1997 and was president of the Christian Youth Council of Kenosha. He has been honored as a Thomas F. Stanley Distinguished Christian Scholar and is a recipient of... Read more
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Pembroke Daily Observer
Franco-Ontarian Games come to PembrokeFranco-Ontarian generation of the future through FESFO, the Franco-Ontarian You
Franco-Ontarian Games come to Pembroke
Pembroke Daily Observer / Posted 6 days ago
Franco-Ontarian generation of the future through FESFO, the Franco-Ontarian Youth Federation. "Thanks to FESFO's Youth Council," reads FESFO literature, "we ensure that youth participate actively in their communities and that political... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Ruvheneko Opens Up On Flag Pastor FiascoPersonality for 2015. Her work outside of radio involves youth activism since
Ruvheneko Opens Up On Flag Pastor Fiasco
AllAfrica.com / Posted 7 days ago
Personality for 2015. Her work outside of radio involves youth activism since her time as deputy chairperson of the Harare Youth Council. She is also the founder and chairperson of the ZimboLove foundation -- a charity aimed at ending Zimbabwean... Read more
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The Zimbabwe Standard
Ruvheneko opens up on flag pastor fiascoPersonality for 2015. Her work outside of radio involves youth activism since
Ruvheneko opens up on flag pastor fiasco
The Zimbabwe Standard / Posted 7 days ago
Personality for 2015. Her work outside of radio involves youth activism since her time as deputy chairperson of the Harare Youth Council. She is also the founder and chairperson of the ZimboLove foundation — a charity aimed at ending Zimbabwean... Read more
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Channel NewsAsia
Nigeria's Buhari orders heightened military presence in restive Niger Deltathe Escravos oil terminal to Warri, supplies gas to different parts of the coun
Nigeria's Buhari orders heightened military presence in restive Niger Delta
Channel NewsAsia / Posted 8 days ago
the Escravos oil terminal to Warri, supplies gas to different parts of the country. Eric Omare, a spokesman for the Ijaw Youth Council, a youth umbrella, said the attack occurred near the village of Ogbe Ijoh, near Warri, "on the pipeline... Read more
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The Star
Nigeria's Buhari says ordered a heightened military presence in restive Niger Deltathe Escravos oil terminal to Warri, supplies gas to different parts of the coun
Nigeria's Buhari says ordered a heightened military presence in restive Niger Delta
The Star / Posted 8 days ago
the Escravos oil terminal to Warri, supplies gas to different parts of the country. Eric Omare, a spokesman for the Ijaw Youth Council, said the attack occurred on Thursday around the village of Ogbe Ijoh, near Warri, "on the pipeline belonging... Read more
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Channel NewsAsia
Nigeria's Buhari says ordered a heightened military presence in restive Niger Deltathe Escravos oil terminal to Warri, supplies gas to different parts of the coun
Nigeria's Buhari says ordered a heightened military presence in restive Niger Delta
Channel NewsAsia / Posted 8 days ago
the Escravos oil terminal to Warri, supplies gas to different parts of the country. Eric Omare, a spokesman for the Ijaw Youth Council, said the attack occurred on Thursday around the village of Ogbe Ijoh, near Warri, "on the pipeline belonging... Read more
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This is Oxfordshire
Youth footballers get the right result with new postshave somewhere to have a kick-about after school after a year-long campaign for
Youth footballers get the right result with new posts
This is Oxfordshire / Posted 8 days ago
have somewhere to have a kick-about after school after a year-long campaign for a new goal. Members of Kidlington FC's youth council asked the club for funding last year for a new goal at their base in Evans Lane after getting frustrated that... Read more
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Oxford Mail
Youth footballers get the right result with new postshave somewhere to have a kick-about after school after a year-long campaign for
Youth footballers get the right result with new posts
Oxford Mail / Posted 8 days ago
have somewhere to have a kick-about after school after a year-long campaign for a new goal. Members of Kidlington FC's youth council asked the club for funding last year for a new goal at their base in Evans Lane after getting frustrated that... Read more
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Daily Herald
Theater events: Wheaton native co-adapts 'Johanna Faustus' for HypocritesSchool, Roach is a member of American Theater Company's youth ensemble and The
Theater events: Wheaton native co-adapts 'Johanna Faustus' for Hypocrites
Daily Herald / Posted 8 days ago
School, Roach is a member of American Theater Company's youth ensemble and The Yard, and she serves on the Writers Theatre youth council. • AstonRep Theatre Company announced its 2016-2017 season will begin Sept. 1 with the world premiere of "The... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Ruling Party Politician Lumumba Dumps 'Corrupt' Zanuwas Zanu PF Harare province's deputy secretary of tourism and environment and o
Ruling Party Politician Lumumba Dumps 'Corrupt' Zanu
AllAfrica.com / Posted 9 days ago
was Zanu PF Harare province's deputy secretary of tourism and environment and once served as chairperson of Zimbabwe Youth Council and board chairperson of Youth Empowerment Committee before he was fired by Zhuwao last month. He also... Read more
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The Nashua Telegraph
Chief at summit: Juvenile arrests downimproved relationship with the public school system, thanks to partners like th
Chief at summit: Juvenile arrests down
The Nashua Telegraph / Posted 9 days ago
improved relationship with the public school system, thanks to partners like the Nashua Police Athletic League and Nashua Youth Council; and better engagement between patrol officers and the community. "I'll be honest - I've been here almost 30... Read more
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Scoop.co.nz
Nominations for outstanding youth voices opened todayFriday, 20 May 2016, 1:46 pmPress Release: Thames Coromandel District CouncilIf
Nominations for outstanding youth voices opened today
Scoop.co.nz / Posted 9 days ago
Friday, 20 May 2016, 1:46 pmPress Release: Thames Coromandel District CouncilIf you are between 16 and 24 years old and want to represent youth... Read more
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New Zimbabwe
Lumumba says quitting ‘corrupt’ Zanu PFwas Zanu PF Harare province’s deputy secretary of tourism and environment and o
Lumumba says quitting ‘corrupt’ Zanu PF
New Zimbabwe / Posted 9 days ago
was Zanu PF Harare province’s deputy secretary of tourism and environment and once served as chairperson of Zimbabwe Youth Council and board chairperson of Youth Empowerment Committee before he was fired by Zhuwao last month. He also... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
"Accelerating Youth Development [and harnessing the Demographic Dividend] in Africa"Union Commission and with the support of UNFPA, the United Nations Population F
"Accelerating Youth Development [and harnessing the Demographic Dividend] in Africa"
AllAfrica.com / Posted 9 days ago
Union Commission and with the support of UNFPA, the United Nations Population Fund, and other partners, the National Youth Council is coordinating this high-level forum and commemoration under the theme ‘10 Years Implementation of the African... Read more
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The Commercial Dispatch
Haddix receives awardher work with youths at the C2C program at EMCC, the Boys and Girls Club of the
Haddix receives award
The Commercial Dispatch / Posted 9 days ago
her work with youths at the C2C program at EMCC, the Boys and Girls Club of the Golden Triangle and the Starkville Mayor's Youth Council. During the banquet, Haddix was presented with a $250 check for the Boys and Girls Club, a certificate and a... Read more
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The Lexington Dispatch
General: May 19 roundupswimming and women’s basketball in recent NCHSAA playoffs and matches. Emerson
General: May 19 roundup
The Lexington Dispatch / Posted 10 days ago
swimming and women’s basketball in recent NCHSAA playoffs and matches. Emerson is part of the Lexington City Government youth council, National Honor Society and the recipient of countless awards. Emerson will be taking her Academic talents to... Read more
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The Florida Times-Union
Tonyaa Weathersbee: Two local civil rights icons are honored for their brave workhis family endured a lot,” Hurst said. “They were the second black family to m
Tonyaa Weathersbee: Two local civil rights icons are honored for their brave work
The Florida Times-Union / Posted 10 days ago
his family endured a lot,” Hurst said. “They were the second black family to move into Springfield, and when the [NAACP] Youth Council met over there, it was amazing to hear all the catcalls and abuse they had to endure on a regular basis.” And... Read more
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The Champaign News-Gazette
Area history, May 18, 2016attempts at community integration. The Council of Community Integration praised
Area history, May 18, 2016
The Champaign News-Gazette / Posted 10 days ago
attempts at community integration. The Council of Community Integration praised the Urbana district for formation of a youth council, for busing white students to Hays School and Negro students to white schools, and for special education... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Delta Community Sends SOS to Govt Over Avengers' Attacks, JTF's Harassmenthomework thoroughly before invading any community. Meanwhile, the umbrella bod
Delta Community Sends SOS to Govt Over Avengers' Attacks, JTF's Harassment
AllAfrica.com / Posted 11 days ago
homework thoroughly before invading any community. Meanwhile, the umbrella body of all youths of Ijaw descent, the Ijaw Youth Council (IYC) worldwide monday in Yenagoa, Bayelsa State capital, warned that unless the ownership structure of oil... Read more
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The Lexington Dispatch
May 18 CalendarChurch, 101 Randolph St., will have a blood drive from 1:30 to 6 p.m. Thursday.
May 18 Calendar
The Lexington Dispatch / Posted 11 days ago
Church, 101 Randolph St., will have a blood drive from 1:30 to 6 p.m. Thursday. The DavidsonWorks Workforce Development Youth Council will meet at noon Thursday in the conference room. Ten local restaurants and food vendors will offer samples... Read more
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Christian Today
Why Britain's EU referendum is a moment of crisis for EuropeThrough my work and studies in Germany and the Netherlands and my involvement i
Why Britain's EU referendum is a moment of crisis for Europe
Christian Today / Posted 11 days ago
Through my work and studies in Germany and the Netherlands and my involvement in the Erasmus Programme and the Ecumenical Youth Council of Europe, I have had an opportunity to see close up the work that the European Union does behind the scenes. I... Read more
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