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Parkersburg News and Sentinel
Some long-time Wood County officials set to leave positionson the commission, did not file to run again for the District A commission seat
Some long-time Wood County officials set to leave positions
Parkersburg News and Sentinel / Posted 18 hours ago
on the commission, did not file to run again for the District A commission seat. The commissioners are elected and serve countywide, but each runs from one of the three districts. The former Parkersburg fire chief won the Republican primary... Read more
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Oakland Tribune
Guest commentary: Federla Glover: Residents can help fight human trafficking in Contra Costaourselves to assisting victims of human trafficking and to combating it in all
Guest commentary: Federla Glover: Residents can help fight human trafficking in Contra Costa
Oakland Tribune / Posted 2 days ago
ourselves to assisting victims of human trafficking and to combating it in all its forms." On Jan. 12, the county Board of Supervisors passed its own supporting resolution. During the meeting, Devorah Levine, co-chair of the Zero Tolerance... Read more
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The Jewish Journal of Greater Los Angeles
Rabbi leads fight to end homelessness | Los Angeleshad another number on his mind, a much bigger one. It came to fruition on Oct.
Rabbi leads fight to end homelessness | Los Angeles
The Jewish Journal of Greater Los Angeles / Posted 3 days ago
had another number on his mind, a much bigger one. It came to fruition on Oct. 27 when the five members of the L.A. County Board of Supervisors voted unanimously on a measure to allocate $20 million for affordable housing in the county for... Read more
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The Medina County Gazette
Medina Schools’ use of ESC rankles residents — The Medina County GazetteThe search is on for a Medina Schools superintendent, but not everyone is happy
Medina Schools’ use of ESC rankles residents — The Medina County Gazette
The Medina County Gazette / Posted 3 days ago
The search is on for a Medina Schools superintendent, but not everyone is happy with who is leading it. William J. Koran, superintendent of the Medina County Schools Educational Service Center, spoke at Monday’s Medina school board meeting at Sidney... Read more
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Romeoville Reporter
Will County hopes to curb high teen birth, STD rates in Bolingbrookthe health department to hire two full-time health educators and a third who is
Will County hopes to curb high teen birth, STD rates in Bolingbrook
Romeoville Reporter / Posted 3 days ago
the health department to hire two full-time health educators and a third who is part-time. The educators will teach at schools using an evidence-based curriculum from the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Cindy Jackson, program... Read more
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The Newton Kansan
Opposition voiced to county districtsprepared to speak during an Education Committee hearing on House Bill 2504, but
Opposition voiced to county districts
The Newton Kansan / Posted 4 days ago
prepared to speak during an Education Committee hearing on House Bill 2504, but he did not. The superintendent of Goessel schools, who also is the elementary school principal, instead sat and listened to testimony about a bill that would eliminate... Read more
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Baltimore Sun
Three Howard County Delegation members vote down school board election billBates and Edward Kasemeyer, along with state Del. Robert Flanagan, have voted d
Three Howard County Delegation members vote down school board election bill
Baltimore Sun / Posted 4 days ago
Bates and Edward Kasemeyer, along with state Del. Robert Flanagan, have voted down legislation that would have created a school board partially elected by districts. The legislation was sponsored by state Del. Vanessa Atterbeary, a District 13... Read more
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Knoxville News Sentinel
Knox primary candidates file financial disclosuresand has $4,677 on hand for the rest of the campaign. Rowell spent $7,179 on si
Knox primary candidates file financial disclosures
Knoxville News Sentinel / Posted 4 days ago
and has $4,677 on hand for the rest of the campaign. Rowell spent $7,179 on signs and has an obligation of $10,000 for billboards. He has $59,240 on hand. Several Knox County officeholders, former elected officials and political party operatives... Read more
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Island Packet
Sales-tax increase to come before Beaufort County school board todayA controversial sales-tax proposal for school construction is scheduled to be d
Sales-tax increase to come before Beaufort County school board today
Island Packet / Posted 6 days ago
A controversial sales-tax proposal for school construction is scheduled to be discussed today in a special meeting of the Beaufort County Board of Education. Superintendent Jeff Moss has presented the school board's finance committee with a plan to... Read more
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The Hazleton Standard-Speaker
'Shenandoah Shuffle' walk set for Valentine's DayOn The Move. The urban winter hike will be held from 1 to 3 p.m. Feb. 14 along
'Shenandoah Shuffle' walk set for Valentine's Day
The Hazleton Standard-Speaker / Posted 6 days ago
On The Move. The urban winter hike will be held from 1 to 3 p.m. Feb. 14 along Rotary Way at the Shenandoah Valley School District campus on West Centre Street. It will be led by John E. Domalakes, a local walking and history enthusiast... Read more
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Forsyth County News
Mills will seek second term on Forsyth County commissionterm. Mills is a mother of two and grandmother of two, who worships at Oak Gro
Mills will seek second term on Forsyth County commission
Forsyth County News / Posted 6 days ago
term. Mills is a mother of two and grandmother of two, who worships at Oak Grove Baptist Church, where she is a Sunday school teacher. She is also a member of the North Forsyth 400 Rotary and serves on the United Way of Forsyth County’s board... Read more
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The News & Observer
Wake wants to avoid bond referendum for school construction | News & Observer January 31, 2016 4:40 PM School leaders bring needs to c
Wake wants to avoid bond referendum for school construction
The News & Observer / Posted 7 days ago
| News & Observer January 31, 2016 4:40 PM School leaders bring needs to commissioners Wednesday Commissioners want to protect... Read more
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Tribune Chronicle
Letters to the editorare only from the people in the party in that particular race and not the entir
Letters to the editor
Tribune Chronicle / Posted 7 days ago
are only from the people in the party in that particular race and not the entire Trumbull Democratic Party, unless it was a countywide seat that was sought. There was also one major absence from the endorsements, and that was for president of the... Read more
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Baltimore Sun
Howard delegation prepares to vote on two local education billsof a bill sponsored by state Del. Warren Miller that would place additional pub
Howard delegation prepares to vote on two local education bills
Baltimore Sun / Posted 10 days ago
of a bill sponsored by state Del. Warren Miller that would place additional public information restrictions on the county's school system. "I'm already starting to feel that we may need a little group of folks who are interested in this — if... Read more
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The Topeka Capital-Journal
Kansas school patrons wary of consolidation billWhen Chris Zwilling, of Scranton in Osage County, thinks of school district con
Kansas school patrons wary of consolidation bill
The Topeka Capital-Journal / Posted 10 days ago
When Chris Zwilling, of Scranton in Osage County, thinks of school district consolidation, one of the first things he wonders is how long his two children would have to ride the bus. “My second gut reaction is, lots of questions about, where are... Read more
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The Martinsburg Journal
Jefferson County municipalities making progress with snow removalstreet 24 hours after the snow stopped," he said. "Currently we're clearing the
Jefferson County municipalities making progress with snow removal
The Martinsburg Journal / Posted 10 days ago
street 24 hours after the snow stopped," he said. "Currently we're clearing the downtown area, primarily the routes the school buses use." Wilt said streets in residential areas of Charles Town have one lane open, since residents park their... Read more
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The Newton Kansan
Bill could enlarge USD 373, drop othersThe Kansas Association of School Boards has created a map of how HS 2504 might
Bill could enlarge USD 373, drop others
The Newton Kansan / Posted 10 days ago
The Kansas Association of School Boards has created a map of how HS 2504 might affect school districts in Kansas — and the possible district lines that would result in requiring all counties with less than 10,000 students to consolidate district... Read more
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The Topeka Capital-Journal
School patrons wary of consolidation billWhen Chris Zwilling, of Scranton in Osage County, thinks of school district con
School patrons wary of consolidation bill
The Topeka Capital-Journal / Posted 10 days ago
When Chris Zwilling, of Scranton in Osage County, thinks of school district consolidation, one of the first things he wonders is how long his two children would have to ride the bus. “My second gut reaction is, lots of questions about, where are... Read more
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Gloucester-Mathews Gazette-Journal
The year ahead: Mathews also grapples with economic challengescontinue to be well below the levels of 2007 and earlier. In addition, she sai
The year ahead: Mathews also grapples with economic challenges
Gloucester-Mathews Gazette-Journal / Posted 11 days ago
continue to be well below the levels of 2007 and earlier. In addition, she said, the payments toward retirement for the school system employees that the General Assembly has delayed have now come due and will add even more stress to the... Read more
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Knoxville News Sentinel
McKenzie wants race discussion on middle schoolsCounty commissioner wants a discussion on race and minority needs tonight as th
McKenzie wants race discussion on middle schools
Knoxville News Sentinel / Posted 13 days ago
County commissioner wants a discussion on race and minority needs tonight as the panel considers building two new middle schools — one in Northeast Knox County's Gibbs community and one in West Knox County's Hardin Valley. But Sam McKenzie... Read more
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Memphis Commercial Appeal
Uselton settling into role as DeSoto school chiefIt was a trial run in more ways than one. Not only did preparations for last w
Uselton settling into role as DeSoto school chief
Memphis Commercial Appeal / Posted 14 days ago
It was a trial run in more ways than one. Not only did preparations for last week's blizzard-that-wasn't give new DeSoto Schools Supt. Cory Uselton a chance to warm to the system's inclement weather drill, it also, in a larger sense, helped him see... Read more
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Orange County Register
With bus route changes riling riders, one last chance to weigh in Mondayand Santa Ana city councils have cried foul, with San Clemente asking for alter
With bus route changes riling riders, one last chance to weigh in Monday
Orange County Register / Posted 14 days ago
and Santa Ana city councils have cried foul, with San Clemente asking for alternatives to losing routes that serve local schools and Santa Ana leaders saying their constituents are among those who most rely on OCTA’s buses. Santa Ana residents... Read more
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The Fremont Argus
Calendar for the Jan. 22 Fremont Bulletindifferent arts and craft lessons each week, "ArtTain" art classes for children
Calendar for the Jan. 22 Fremont Bulletin
The Fremont Argus / Posted 17 days ago
different arts and craft lessons each week, "ArtTain" art classes for children in second through sixth grades, led by high school students, are scheduled for Fridays, Jan.22, Feb. 19 and Feb. 26, and March 4, March 11, March 18, and March 25, 4-5... Read more
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Orange County Register
Two Tustin schools will mergeTustin Unified will lose one elementary school for the 2016-17 school year, aft
Two Tustin schools will merge
Orange County Register / Posted 17 days ago
Tustin Unified will lose one elementary school for the 2016-17 school year, after board members voted Monday to shutter C.C. Lambert Elementary for the time being and shift students to nearby Helen Estock Elementary. The merger is needed because... Read more
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Baltimore Sun
Neighboring boards believe in election districtsCritics say a proposal to elect the Howard County Board of Education by distric
Neighboring boards believe in election districts
Baltimore Sun / Posted 17 days ago
Critics say a proposal to elect the Howard County Board of Education by districts rather than at-large would cause its members to prioritize the needs of their constituents above those of the school system as a whole. But members of school boards... Read more
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The Lexington Dispatch
Parents voice concerns over proposed schedule changesParents, teachers, school administrators and members of the Davidson County Boa
Parents voice concerns over proposed schedule changes
The Lexington Dispatch / Posted 18 days ago
Parents, teachers, school administrators and members of the Davidson County Board of Education met for the first of four informational meetings at Yadkin Valley Regional Career Academy on Tuesday evening to discuss the proposed changes to academic... Read more
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West Side Leader & South Side News Leader
South Side News & NotesBy Staff WriterSpringfield trustees approve police contract with Lakemore SPRI
South Side News & Notes
West Side Leader & South Side News Leader / Posted 23 days ago
By Staff WriterSpringfield trustees approve police contract with Lakemore SPRINGFIELD — During a special Springfield Board of Trustees meeting Jan. 7, a one-year contract to provide police services for Lakemore Village was approved. The contract,... Read more
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MLive.com
Common calendar, pre-Labor Day start gaining steam in Jackson County schoolsJACKSON, MI – The concept of a countywide common calendar for K-12 students is
Common calendar, pre-Labor Day start gaining steam in Jackson County schools
MLive.com / Posted 23 days ago
JACKSON, MI – The concept of a countywide common calendar for K-12 students is gaining support from Jackson County school boards. A resolution supporting a common calendar, which includes a pre-Labor Day start date, has been passed by boards in... Read more
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West Side Leader & South Side News Leader
West Side News & Notesof the project. The date for the public meeting is not yet finalized. Probate
West Side News & Notes
West Side Leader & South Side News Leader / Posted 24 days ago
of the project. The date for the public meeting is not yet finalized. Probate judge appoints, reappoints to Metro Parks Board of Commissioners SUMMIT COUNTY — Summit County Probate Court Judge Elinore Marsh Stormer has appointed Tonya Block and... Read more
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Forsyth County News
Impact fee for schools aired at town hall meeting in west Forsyth24 state Rep. Sheri Gilligan, who began her first legislative session Monday, t
Impact fee for schools aired at town hall meeting in west Forsyth
Forsyth County News / Posted 25 days ago
24 state Rep. Sheri Gilligan, who began her first legislative session Monday, told the gathering at the West Forsyth High School gym that she was interested in serving the people. “Education is a natural [issue] for me,” she said. “I’m one of... Read more
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The Wilmington Star-News
Pender foundation will work to enhance educational opportunitiesclose the gap in education needs as well as open the door for more opportunitie
Pender foundation will work to enhance educational opportunities
The Wilmington Star-News / Posted 25 days ago
close the gap in education needs as well as open the door for more opportunities for students and staff. The Pender County Schools Board of Education on Tuesday night heard from the president and a board member of the Pender Education Partnership... Read more
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The New Yorker
Making Itmay also be the place that Obama needs to leave behind. Simply moving there, a
Making It
The New Yorker / Posted 25 days ago
may also be the place that Obama needs to leave behind. Simply moving there, as he did after graduating from Harvard Law School, was a bold decision. Chicago, where the late mayor Richard J. Daley and his son, the current mayor, have governed for... Read more
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Orlando Sentinel
Breeden eager to challenge Conner for commission seatI can still do a lot of good in Lake County and provide a new perspective." Co
Breeden eager to challenge Conner for commission seat
Orlando Sentinel / Posted 26 days ago
I can still do a lot of good in Lake County and provide a new perspective." Conner, who earlier served 12 years on the School Board, said he welcomes a challenger. "I've always had an opponent, I think people should have an opponent," he said.... Read more
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Baltimore Sun
Harford students share their views on school budgetWhile adults held sway over the conversation last week regarding Harford County
Harford students share their views on school budget
Baltimore Sun / Posted 26 days ago
While adults held sway over the conversation last week regarding Harford County Public Schools' proposed budget for 2016-17, a second budget work session Monday included views from students. Several elementary and high school students pressed for a... Read more
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The Champaign News-Gazette
Kessel receives Burgess-Freiburg awardto the basic human dignity of those in need." It will be presented to her at Fr
Kessel receives Burgess-Freiburg award
The Champaign News-Gazette / Posted 26 days ago
to the basic human dignity of those in need." It will be presented to her at Friday's 15th annual Martin Luther King Jr. Countywide Celebration at Parkland College. Kessel, a retired teacher, was nominated by Dorothy Vura-Weis, a fellow social... Read more
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The Lexington Dispatch
Countywide 7-hour school day proposedIn an attempt to achieve equality in educational hours across the county for el
Countywide 7-hour school day proposed
The Lexington Dispatch / Posted 26 days ago
In an attempt to achieve equality in educational hours across the county for elementary school students, members of the Davidson County Schools’ academic day committee presented the Davidson County Board of Education with a recommendation for... Read more
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MLive.com
Common calendar, pre-Labor Day start up for discussion in Jackson schoolsJACKSON, MI – A resolution supporting a common calendar for all Jackson County
Common calendar, pre-Labor Day start up for discussion in Jackson schools
MLive.com / Posted 27 days ago
JACKSON, MI – A resolution supporting a common calendar for all Jackson County public schools is up for discussion by the Jackson School Board on Monday, Jan. 11. The common calendar resolution, which includes support of a pre-Labor Day start date... Read more
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Orange County Register
San Clemente officials seek alternatives to losing bus routesafter taking public comment Jan. 25 in Orange, council members said. Councilwo
San Clemente officials seek alternatives to losing bus routes
Orange County Register / Posted 27 days ago
after taking public comment Jan. 25 in Orange, council members said. Councilwoman Lori Donchak, who serves on the OCTA board, said maybe a compressed schedule could work, removing service some of the day while still letting students get to and... Read more
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Forsyth County News
Town hall meeting Monday night at West Forsyth High Schoolmuch of Forsyth County are holding a town hall meeting Monday night. Set for 7
Town hall meeting Monday night at West Forsyth High School
Forsyth County News / Posted 27 days ago
much of Forsyth County are holding a town hall meeting Monday night. Set for 7 p.m. in the cafeteria of West Forsyth High School, the session organized by District 27 state Sen. Michael Williams and District 24 Rep. Sheri Gilligan is open to the... Read more
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The Hendersonville Times-News
Poll workers needed for primary

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The Henderson County Board of Elections

Poll workers needed for primary
The Hendersonville Times-News / Posted 28 days ago

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The Henderson County Board of Elections is looking for poll workers for the upcoming primary election on March 15, the board announced in a release Friday titled “Voters Needed. Poll Workers Even More... Read more

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Lisbon Morning Journal
We voted (Now, it’s time to pay up)areas where existing levies were renewed as replacement levies. Meanwhile, pro
We voted (Now, it’s time to pay up)
Lisbon Morning Journal / Posted 28 days ago
areas where existing levies were renewed as replacement levies. Meanwhile, property taxes will decrease slightly in one school district after a bond issue was paid off. In the November general election, voters approved a first-ever 0.5-mill... Read more
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Salem News
Property tax increasing for allareas where existing levies were renewed as replacement levies. Meanwhile, pro
Property tax increasing for all
Salem News / Posted 28 days ago
areas where existing levies were renewed as replacement levies. Meanwhile, property taxes will decrease slightly in one school district after a bond issue was paid off. In the November general election, voters approved a first-ever 0.5-mill... Read more
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The East Liverpool Review
County to see increase in property taxesareas where existing levies were renewed as replacement levies. Meanwhile, pro
County to see increase in property taxes
The East Liverpool Review / Posted 28 days ago
areas where existing levies were renewed as replacement levies. Meanwhile, property taxes will decrease slightly in one school district after a bond issue was paid off. In the November general election, voters approved a first-ever 0.5-mill... Read more
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Statesboro Herald
Chief deputy to seek sheriff’s seatmarried to Jahala Akin and has two sons – Grayson, 10, and Gavin, 6. He gradua
Chief deputy to seek sheriff’s seat
Statesboro Herald / Posted 28 days ago
married to Jahala Akin and has two sons – Grayson, 10, and Gavin, 6. He graduated as a honor graduate from Statesboro High School, then from Georgia Southern University with a B.S. in Justice Studies, graduating Magna Cum Laude. In working in law... Read more
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Duquoin.com
The District 300 Schools 2015 ISBE financial profile Posted Jan. 7, 2016 at 12:01 AM During the December meeting of the Du Quoin
The District 300 Schools 2015 ISBE financial profile
Duquoin.com / Posted 30 days ago
Posted Jan. 7, 2016 at 12:01 AM During the December meeting of the Du Quoin Board of Education the word “alarming” was used to describe the “9” that the Du Quoin High School got on its battery of... Read more
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Oakland Tribune
Residents pan Fremont development activity report13 speakers said there is no mention of the impact of approved housing projects
Residents pan Fremont development activity report
Oakland Tribune / Posted 30 days ago
13 speakers said there is no mention of the impact of approved housing projects on the city's already overcrowded public schools. Under state law, cities and counties are limited in their power to require mitigation of school facilities' impacts... Read more
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The Signal
Election landscape sees big changesValley was discriminatory. The first ballot to reflect the shift in elections
Election landscape sees big changes
The Signal / Posted 30 days ago
Valley was discriminatory. The first ballot to reflect the shift in elections was for the William S. Hart Union High School District’s election last November. The result was confusion among voters, reduced voter turnout and, ironically, an... Read more
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MLive.com
Ann Arbor schools' chief says new law will lead to ill-informed millage votesThe Ann Arbor Public Schools' chief says a new state law could prevent voters f
Ann Arbor schools' chief says new law will lead to ill-informed millage votes
MLive.com / Posted a month ago
The Ann Arbor Public Schools' chief says a new state law could prevent voters from making informed decisions in upcoming elections, negatively impacting initiatives such as millage proposals. Gov. Rick Snyder on Wednesday, Jan. 6, signed Senate Bill... Read more
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WOWK-TV West Virginia
Driver illegally passes 3 stopped Kanawha County school buses in South CharlestonSome of the most recent surveillance video captured by Kanawha County School bu
Driver illegally passes 3 stopped Kanawha County school buses in South Charleston
WOWK-TV West Virginia / Posted a month ago
Some of the most recent surveillance video captured by Kanawha County School buses shows a driver illegally passing three stopped buses while students were trying to load them outside South Charleston Middle School Wednesday, according to tapes... Read more
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Baltimore Sun
Support for education bills varies among Howard's state legislatorsare expressing varying levels of support for two local education bills. One wou
Support for education bills varies among Howard's state legislators
Baltimore Sun / Posted a month ago
are expressing varying levels of support for two local education bills. One would change the way in which the county's school board members are elected and the other would place extra restrictions on how the school system handles public... Read more
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