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Salem News
ON THE CALENDAR THIS WEEKALLIANCE Alliance Community Hospital Auxiliary, medical uniforms sale, 7 a.m.-
ON THE CALENDAR THIS WEEK
Salem News / Posted an hour ago
ALLIANCE Alliance Community Hospital Auxiliary, medical uniforms sale, 7 a.m.-2 p.m., room 1-A. BOARDMAN Gamblers Anonymous, meeting, 7:30 p.m., Westminster Church, 119 Stadium Drive. CANFIELD Soup sale benefit for area resident, 4 p.m. until... Read more
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KUSI News San Diego
Local Assemblywoman:16 and 17-olds mature enough to make certain voting decisionsSAN DIEGO (KUSI) - Local assemblywoman Lorena Gonzalez wants to change the lega
Local Assemblywoman:16 and 17-olds mature enough to make certain voting decisions
KUSI News San Diego / Posted 12 hours ago
SAN DIEGO (KUSI) - Local assemblywoman Lorena Gonzalez wants to change the legal voting age. Gonzalez is proposing a change in the California state constitution which would allow 16 and 17-year-olds to vote in certain elections. Gonzalez says she... Read more
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Salem News
ON THE CALENDAR THIS WEEKALLIANCE Alliance Community Hospital Auxiliary, medical uniforms sale, 11 a.m.
ON THE CALENDAR THIS WEEK
Salem News / Posted yesterday
ALLIANCE Alliance Community Hospital Auxiliary, medical uniforms sale, 11 a.m.-5 p.m., room 1-A. COLUMBIANA Columbiana High School, parent/teacher conferences, 3-8:45 p.m.; appointments, call 330-482-3818 between 8 a.m.-3 p.m. Oasis Food... Read more
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Chattanooga Times Free Press
Hamilton County principals draft letter in response to TNReady failureEducation Commissioner Candice McQueen speaks to media representatives while at
Hamilton County principals draft letter in response to TNReady failure
Chattanooga Times Free Press / Posted yesterday
Education Commissioner Candice McQueen speaks to media representatives while at the Chattanooga Times Free Press on Wednesday, Nov. 4, 2015. Education Commissioner Candice McQueen speaks to media representatives... The Hamilton County Principals... Read more
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The Commercial Dispatch
Ellis, Roberson file SOCSD-MSU partnership school billsDistrict 38 Rep. Tyrone Ellis, D-Starkville, and District 43 Rep. Rob Roberson,
Ellis, Roberson file SOCSD-MSU partnership school bills
The Commercial Dispatch / Posted yesterday
District 38 Rep. Tyrone Ellis, D-Starkville, and District 43 Rep. Rob Roberson, R-Starkville, both filed legislation this week that, if approved, would provide state funding for the construction of a grades 6-7 Oktibbeha County partnership school... Read more
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Grainnet.com
U.S. Wheat Associates Board of Directors Unanimously Elect New Officers For 2016/17 Fiscal yearWashington, DC - The U.S. Wheat Associates (USW) Board of Directors unanimously
U.S. Wheat Associates Board of Directors Unanimously Elect New Officers For 2016/17 Fiscal year
Grainnet.com / Posted yesterday
Washington, DC - The U.S. Wheat Associates (USW) Board of Directors unanimously elected new officers for the 2016/17 (July to June) fiscal year at their meeting Feb. 6, 2016, in Washington, DC. U.S. Wheat Associates Officers (L to R): Mike Miller,... Read more
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Charleston Express
Charleston Chamber of Commerce NewsArkansas State Senator Gary Stubblefield spoke to Charleston Chamber members du
Charleston Chamber of Commerce News
Charleston Express / Posted yesterday
Arkansas State Senator Gary Stubblefield spoke to Charleston Chamber members during their noon February meeting. He reminisced about being born in Charleston and what a very special town it was to him. Sen. Stubblefield told stories about how special... Read more
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Salem News
ON THE CALENDAR THIS WEEKCOLUMBIANA Columbiana High School Class of 1951, breakfast, 9 a.m., Das Dutch
ON THE CALENDAR THIS WEEK
Salem News / Posted 2 days ago
COLUMBIANA Columbiana High School Class of 1951, breakfast, 9 a.m., Das Dutch Haus. South Side Middle School, parent/teacher conferences, 2:50-8:45 p.m.; appointments, call 330-482-5354 between 8 a.m.-3 p.m. EAST PALESTINE East Palestine High... Read more
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Daily Mail
Special Agent Scully is distraught on 'Rancid' episode of The X-FilesSPOILER ALERT: 'I will never have the answer': Special Agent Scully is distraug
Special Agent Scully is distraught on 'Rancid' episode of The X-Files
Daily Mail / Posted 3 days ago
SPOILER ALERT: 'I will never have the answer': Special Agent Scully is distraught on a very 'Rancid' episode of The X-Files Dana Scully was forced to delve deep into her painful past on Monday's episode of The X-Files. The Special Agent (Gillian... Read more
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ClickOnDetroit
DFT plans day of action at Detroit schools TuesdayDETROIT - The Detroit Federation of Teachers is calling for a day of action Tue
DFT plans day of action at Detroit schools Tuesday
ClickOnDetroit / Posted 3 days ago
DETROIT - The Detroit Federation of Teachers is calling for a day of action Tuesday, including a prayer vigil and protests by teachers and students. Detroit teachers have staged sickouts which have closed dozens of schools in the district. Detroit... Read more
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Fort McMurray Today
Claris Voyageur wins ward 2 byelectionClaris Voyageur is the new ward 2 councillor for the Regional Municipality Wood
Claris Voyageur wins ward 2 byelection
Fort McMurray Today / Posted 3 days ago
Claris Voyageur is the new ward 2 councillor for the Regional Municipality Wood Buffalo, the RMWB announced Monday night. Voyageur beat her sole opponent, retired water technologist Scott Flett, with 173 votes out of a total of 274 ballots cast. The... Read more
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The Register NorthJersey.com
West Milford school board stays neutral on Vo-Tech expansionThe local school board is staying neutral in the battle over the proposed $60 m
West Milford school board stays neutral on Vo-Tech expansion
The Register NorthJersey.com / Posted 3 days ago
The local school board is staying neutral in the battle over the proposed $60 million expansion of the Passaic County Technical Institute. In a 6-2 vote late last month, the West Milford Board of Education decided not to join Bloomingdale's school... Read more
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The Clarion-Ledger
House bill says venomous snakes dangerousMore than a month into the 2016 Legislature, some House bills have been posted.
House bill says venomous snakes dangerous
The Clarion-Ledger / Posted 3 days ago
More than a month into the 2016 Legislature, some House bills have been posted. The Senate had initially filed about 100 bills. Today is the deadline to draft general bills. So far, less than 400 bills have been posted. Typically 2,000 to 3,000... Read more
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Daily Record
LETTER: Fight Common Core, by any nameFederal Common Core Standards were adopted, sight unseen, by the State Board of
LETTER: Fight Common Core, by any name
Daily Record / Posted 5 days ago
Federal Common Core Standards were adopted, sight unseen, by the State Board of Education, in June of 2009, in a rush to be eligible for President Obama’s stimulus funding. Since then, much has happened, but the will of the public is still being... Read more
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CTV News
Funeral services held for 6 Quebecers killed in Burkina FasoQUEBEC -- Mourners packed a Quebec City church on Saturday to attend a funeral
Funeral services held for 6 Quebecers killed in Burkina Faso
CTV News / Posted 5 days ago
QUEBEC -- Mourners packed a Quebec City church on Saturday to attend a funeral service for five humanitarian workers killed in a terrorist attack in Burkina Faso last month. At the end of the ceremony, children from the victims' families helped to... Read more
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The Globe and Mail
Funerals held for six Quebeckers killed in Burkina Faso attacksMourners packed a Quebec City church on Saturday to attend a funeral service fo
Funerals held for six Quebeckers killed in Burkina Faso attacks
The Globe and Mail / Posted 5 days ago
Mourners packed a Quebec City church on Saturday to attend a funeral service for five humanitarian workers killed in a terrorist attack in Burkina Faso last month. At the end of the ceremony, children from the victims’ families helped to release... Read more
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NBC Chicago
Judge Orders Retrial in Curtis Lovelace CaseA judge on Friday ordered a new trial for a former Illinois prosecutor charged
Judge Orders Retrial in Curtis Lovelace Case
NBC Chicago / Posted 5 days ago
A judge on Friday ordered a new trial for a former Illinois prosecutor charged with murder in the Valentine's Day 2006 death of his first wife, after jurors said they couldn't reach a verdict. Judge Bob Hardwick declared a mistrial Friday evening in... Read more
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The Suburbanite
Manchester BOE starts calendar yearDuring their Jan. 12 organizational meeting, Manchester Local School Board Memb
Manchester BOE starts calendar year
The Suburbanite / Posted 5 days ago
During their Jan. 12 organizational meeting, Manchester Local School Board Members selected Richard Sponseller as board president and Mark Tallman as vice president. Posted Feb. 6, 2016 at 9:00 AM During their Jan. 12 organizational meeting,... Read more
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Al.com
Alabama school officials reviewing rules for transgender studentsAlabama education officials have spent the last few weeks reviewing legal issue
Alabama school officials reviewing rules for transgender students
Al.com / Posted 5 days ago
Alabama education officials have spent the last few weeks reviewing legal issues associated with transgender students and access to locker rooms and bathrooms on school properties. Officials with the Alabama Association of School Boards -- during... Read more
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KERA North Texas
Jonathan Stickland Eats His Words In Tough PrimaryHis primary stomping ground was the fantasy football site FFtoday.com, where he
Jonathan Stickland Eats His Words In Tough Primary
KERA North Texas / Posted 7 days ago
His primary stomping ground was the fantasy football site FFtoday.com, where he plied fellow members with tales from his day job as a pest control technician, exchanged tips on financial and romantic matters and jockeyed for status as the site’s most... Read more
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Memphis Commercial Appeal
Charter schools in Tennessee grow by 25 percent this school yearTennessee added more charter schools this school year than almost any other sta
Charter schools in Tennessee grow by 25 percent this school year
Memphis Commercial Appeal / Posted 7 days ago
Tennessee added more charter schools this school year than almost any other state in the nation, according to a report released this week. The state opened 20 new charter schools serving 11,000 new students, growing its sector by 25 percent and its... Read more
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The Gilmer Mirror
Jonathan Stickland Eats His Words in Tough Primary - Jonathan Stickland Eats His Words in Tough Primary by Morgan Smith The Texas Tribune Feb. 4 2016 Before Jonathan Stickland became the Texas Legislature’s most boisterous “former fetus ” he was...His primary stomping ground was the fantasy football site FFtoday.com, where he
Jonathan Stickland Eats His Words in Tough Primary - Jonathan Stickland Eats His Words in Tough Primary by Morgan Smith The Texas Tribune Feb. 4 2016 Before Jonathan Stickland became the Texas Legislature’s most boisterous “former fetus ” he was...
The Gilmer Mirror / Posted 7 days ago
His primary stomping ground was the fantasy football site FFtoday.com, where he plied fellow members with tales from his day job as a pest control technician, exchanged tips on financial and romantic matters and jockeyed for status as the site’s most... Read more
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Niagara Falls Review
International experience for studentsOn the wall in the Groves family's living room is a massive decal of the world
International experience for students
Niagara Falls Review / Posted 7 days ago
On the wall in the Groves family's living room is a massive decal of the world with push pins marking the places they have visited. They hope to add a pin for South Korea in the future. "We're definitely thinking about going there now," said... Read more
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Office of the President - Philippines
Republic Act No. 10742S. No. 2401 H. No. 6043 Republic of the Philippines Congress of the Philippi
Republic Act No. 10742
Office of the President - Philippines / Posted 7 days ago
S. No. 2401 H. No. 6043 Republic of the Philippines Congress of the Philippines Sixteenth Congress Third Regular Session Begun and held in Metro Manila, on Monday, the twenty-seventh day of July, two thousand fifteen. AN ACT ESTABLISHING... Read more
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The Register NorthJersey.com
West Milford school board studies selection of six superintendent candidatesIt's crunch time for the local school board. West Milford's nine-member Board
West Milford school board studies selection of six superintendent candidates
The Register NorthJersey.com / Posted 8 days ago
It's crunch time for the local school board. West Milford's nine-member Board of Education is currently in the midst of four days of preliminary interviews for the top job in the district. Last week, the school board interviewed six candidates for... Read more
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Wired News
Meet the 20 Tech Insiders Defining the 2016 CampaignLook—we have no idea how this election will turn out. President Trump? Cruz? Cl
Meet the 20 Tech Insiders Defining the 2016 Campaign
Wired News / Posted 8 days ago
Look—we have no idea how this election will turn out. President Trump? Cruz? Clinton? Rubio? Sanders? Fiorina? If we could tell you where things will stand in November, we damn sure wouldn’t be editing a magazine. But we do know this: 2016 is the... Read more
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Jacksonville Daily Record
Lawmakers may expand charter school authorityWednesday, February 3, 11:24 AM EST The House Education Appropriations Subcomm
Lawmakers may expand charter school authority
Jacksonville Daily Record / Posted 8 days ago
Wednesday, February 3, 11:24 AM EST The House Education Appropriations Subcommittee voted 9-3, along party lines, to move forward with a constitutional amendment (HJR 759) setting up a statewide body with the power to sponsor charter... Read more
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The Columbia County News-Times
Columbia County charter school group announces changes for new petitionOrganizers behind what would be Columbia County’s first charter school announce
Columbia County charter school group announces changes for new petition
The Columbia County News-Times / Posted 9 days ago
Organizers behind what would be Columbia County’s first charter school announced changes Monday as they plan their third attempt to seek state approval. The Columbia County School for the Arts announced it will be submitting its petition to the... Read more
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WJXT Jacksonville
Legislature looks to expand charter school authorityLawmakers in the House and Senate pushed ahead Tuesday with legislation that wo
Legislature looks to expand charter school authority
WJXT Jacksonville / Posted 9 days ago
Lawmakers in the House and Senate pushed ahead Tuesday with legislation that would chip away at school boards' control over whether to allow charter schools by giving the same authority to a statewide entity or city governments. The House Education... Read more
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Nueces County Record Star
Tuloso-Midway Honors School Board MembersJanuary 2016 is School Board Recognition Month, and Tuloso-Midway Independent S
Tuloso-Midway Honors School Board Members
Nueces County Record Star / Posted 9 days ago
January 2016 is School Board Recognition Month, and Tuloso-Midway Independent School District joins other districts across the state as they honor the countless contributions of these locally elected advocates for public education.Volunteer school... Read more
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The Florida Times-Union
Doctors Are In: How much sleep should your child be getting ?It’s time to go to bed. How many times have you said that to your child? Turns
Doctors Are In: How much sleep should your child be getting ?
The Florida Times-Union / Posted 9 days ago
It’s time to go to bed. How many times have you said that to your child? Turns out, you are right — it is time to go to bed. If your children are like the majority of kids these days, they are not getting enough sleep. They are staying up late to... Read more
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The Tonganoxie Mirror
Kansas proposed juvenile justice changes would incarcerate fewer youths; some counties express concernTOPEKA — Kansas lawmakers are considering a bill that would dramatically overha
Kansas proposed juvenile justice changes would incarcerate fewer youths; some counties express concern
The Tonganoxie Mirror / Posted 9 days ago
TOPEKA — Kansas lawmakers are considering a bill that would dramatically overhaul the way juvenile offenders are handled, steering lower-level offenders away from juvenile detention centers and putting more emphasis on community-based intervention... Read more
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The Suburbanite
Coventry BOE welcomes new member, prepares for year ahead Posted Feb. 2, 2016 at 9:00 AM The Coventry school board has a new member.Du
Coventry BOE welcomes new member, prepares for year ahead
The Suburbanite / Posted 9 days ago
Posted Feb. 2, 2016 at 9:00 AM The Coventry school board has a new member.During the Jan. 12 meeting, Jeffrey Skaggs was sworn in as a new member along with returning member Vicki Tavenier,... Read more
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Zero Hedge
This Is What You See When Go To Loser.comRofl. Too bad Iowa is as important as a unflushed turd. But it is indeed funny
This Is What You See When Go To Loser.com
Zero Hedge / Posted 9 days ago
Rofl. Too bad Iowa is as important as a unflushed turd. But it is indeed funny the drop in the % to win the presidency. Jeb is the real loser. Mmmm, unflushed turds. Take a whiff of that, it smells like money! I think Trump is about to get a... Read more
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The Register NorthJersey.com
Riverdale school board announces candidacy informationThe Riverdale school district has announced it has information available for ci
Riverdale school board announces candidacy information
The Register NorthJersey.com / Posted 11 days ago
The Riverdale school district has announced it has information available for citizens interested in running for a vacant seat on the Board of Education. The Riverdale Board of Education will have a total of three vacancies in the April 19 annual... Read more
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The Express-Times
Phillipsburg schools sued over student's phys ed injuryA Phillipsburg High School student is suing the district after she was allegedl
Phillipsburg schools sued over student's phys ed injury
The Express-Times / Posted 12 days ago
A Phillipsburg High School student is suing the district after she was allegedly hurt during a physical education class in 2012. Based on the legal complaint and supporting documents, Tabitha Johnson suffered "severe bodily injuries" when, after... Read more
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The Advocate
Officials say New Orleans charter school tried to cheat on exams, funding formulaState officials said Friday that former administrators at a charter school in t
Officials say New Orleans charter school tried to cheat on exams, funding formula
The Advocate / Posted 13 days ago
State officials said Friday that former administrators at a charter school in the Irish Channel attempted to cheat on exams and fill a budget gap by manipulating the number of disabled students enrolled at the school. It was the second time in a... Read more
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Baltimore Sun
Maryland bill would suspend coaches for playing athletes with concussionsLawmakers in Annapolis are considering whether public school coaches should be
Maryland bill would suspend coaches for playing athletes with concussions
Baltimore Sun / Posted 13 days ago
Lawmakers in Annapolis are considering whether public school coaches should be suspended if they let players return to a game despite having suffered an apparent concussion. Prompted by growing national concern about brain injuries to athletes from... Read more
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The Advocate
Aldermen support plans for new schoolSpringfield — Members of the Springfield Board of Aldermen voiced their support
Aldermen support plans for new school
The Advocate / Posted 14 days ago
Springfield — Members of the Springfield Board of Aldermen voiced their support for the construction of a new high school during their most recent meeting. Members of a citizen’s group, The Springfield School Expansion Project, presented plans for... Read more
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BC Local News
College of the Rockies turns 40The East Kootenay's post-secondary institution is marking an important mileston
College of the Rockies turns 40
BC Local News / Posted 14 days ago
The East Kootenay's post-secondary institution is marking an important milestone next week. College of the Rockies is inviting all students, alumni, community partners and current and former employees to help celebrate its 40th anniversary at an... Read more
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The News & Observer
Quasi-charters no way to help low-performing NC schools | News & Observer January 27, 2016 5:13 PM In a fit of legislative hocus-p
Quasi-charters no way to help low-performing NC schools
The News & Observer / Posted 15 days ago
| News & Observer January 27, 2016 5:13 PM In a fit of legislative hocus-pocus, the Perdue regime passed Senate Bill 704 in the... Read more
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Pleasanton Express
School boards recognized in January | January 27, 2016Charlotte ISD’s School board members were honored at the January 21 meeting. Le
School boards recognized in January | January 27, 2016
Pleasanton Express / Posted 15 days ago
Charlotte ISD’s School board members were honored at the January 21 meeting. Left to right are President Becky Ramos, Vice President Cyndy Zuniga, Treasurer Maria Cantu, Matt Wagner and Jim Wilson. Not pictured, Tommy Garcia. ROBBIE HAMBY |... Read more
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Daily Press
Mapping our best courseThe proposal to amend the state's constitution to allow another way for charter
Mapping our best course
Daily Press / Posted 15 days ago
The proposal to amend the state's constitution to allow another way for charter schools to be approved in Virginia should serve as a wake-up call for school boards across the commonwealth. But we believe that changing the constitution to allow the... Read more
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ESPN
Illini star Lovelace on trial in wife's 2006 deathA star football player at the University of Illinois, Curtis Lovelace returned
Illini star Lovelace on trial in wife's 2006 death
ESPN / Posted 16 days ago
A star football player at the University of Illinois, Curtis Lovelace returned to his western Illinois hometown with a law degree. Later, he served as a prosecutor who held lawbreakers accountable and as the local school board president. The former... Read more
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Daily Herald
prosecutor, football star on trial in wife's 2006 deathA star football player at the University of Illinois, Curtis Lovelace returned
prosecutor, football star on trial in wife's 2006 death
Daily Herald / Posted 17 days ago
A star football player at the University of Illinois, Curtis Lovelace returned to his western Illinois hometown with a law degree, later serving as a prosecutor who held lawbreakers accountable and as the local school board president. The former... Read more
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Daily Mail
Former football star on trial for the 2006 murder of his wifeFootball star-turned-prosecutor Curtis Lovelace goes on trial charged with Vale
Former football star on trial for the 2006 murder of his wife
Daily Mail / Posted 17 days ago
Football star-turned-prosecutor Curtis Lovelace goes on trial charged with Valentine's Day murder of his wife after detective reviewed her 2006 death Curtis Lovelace, 47, has been charged with suffocating his wife in 2006 Lovelace said wife Cory,... Read more
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The Pekin Daily Times
Former University of Illinois football captain goes on trial for the 2006 death of his first wife A star football player at the University of Illinois, Curtis Lovelace returne
Former University of Illinois football captain goes on trial for the 2006 death of his first wife
The Pekin Daily Times / Posted 17 days ago
A star football player at the University of Illinois, Curtis Lovelace returned to his western Illinois hometown with a law degree, later serving as a... Read more
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Marin Independent Journal
Ross Valley charter battle needs solutionsSolving public problems is one of the jobs of a good politician. That’s the ch
Ross Valley charter battle needs solutions
Marin Independent Journal / Posted 17 days ago
Solving public problems is one of the jobs of a good politician. That’s the challenge facing the Ross Valley School Board. The state Board of Education has overturned the local board’s rejection of the petition of the Ross Valley Charter School, a... Read more
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Chicago Tribune
prosecutor, U. of I. football star on trial in wife's 2006 deathA star football player at the University of Illinois, Curtis Lovelace returned
prosecutor, U. of I. football star on trial in wife's 2006 death
Chicago Tribune / Posted 17 days ago
A star football player at the University of Illinois, Curtis Lovelace returned to his western Illinois hometown with a law degree, later serving as a prosecutor who held lawbreakers accountable and as the local school board president. The former... Read more
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Kagay-an News
Little Me Academy: ‘The Little School that could’ blesses new campus Jan 23, 2016 If God’s grace allows, a little school which started with 14 st
Little Me Academy: ‘The Little School that could’ blesses new campus
Kagay-an News / Posted 20 days ago
Jan 23, 2016 If God’s grace allows, a little school which started with 14 students barely 10 years ago will grow to nearly three hundred times its original population by 2018. In... Read more
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