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West Side Leader & South Side News Leader
Corn Roast to raise funds for Coventry students, staffBy Maria Lindsay According to media coordinator and foundation photographer Ki
Corn Roast to raise funds for Coventry students, staff
West Side Leader & South Side News Leader / Posted 11 hours ago
By Maria Lindsay According to media coordinator and foundation photographer Kim Simpson, the CSF is a nonprofit organization with a purpose of encouraging and supporting the education of Coventry Local School District students through classroom... Read more
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The Riverhead News-Review
Riverhead schools show a scary lack of transparency“A free society is maintained when government is responsive and responsible to
Riverhead schools show a scary lack of transparency
The Riverhead News-Review / Posted 13 hours ago
“A free society is maintained when government is responsive and responsible to the public, and when the public is aware of governmental actions. The more open a government is with its citizenry, the greater the understanding and participation of the... Read more
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The East Liverpool Review
School district hires treasurerKathy Jo Laughlin of Petersburg was awarded a three-year contract as treasurer,
School district hires treasurer
The East Liverpool Review / Posted 18 hours ago
Kathy Jo Laughlin of Petersburg was awarded a three-year contract as treasurer, effective Sept. 14, with an $80,000 annual salary. The board also voted to pay Laughlin for fiscal services on an as-needed basis beginning today at the per diem rate of... Read more
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Lisbon Morning Journal
One key job, one new jobKathy Jo Laughlin of Petersburg was awarded a three-year contract as treasurer,
One key job, one new job
Lisbon Morning Journal / Posted 18 hours ago
Kathy Jo Laughlin of Petersburg was awarded a three-year contract as treasurer, effective Sept. 14, with an $80,000 annual salary. The board also voted to pay Laughlin for fiscal services on an as-needed basis beginning today at the per diem rate of... Read more
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Loveland Reporter-Herald
TEA, TSD argue court injunctionFORT COLLINS — A judge will decide next week whether the Thompson School Distri
TEA, TSD argue court injunction
Loveland Reporter-Herald / Posted yesterday
FORT COLLINS — A judge will decide next week whether the Thompson School District can change its policies regarding the Thompson Education Association before the conclusion of a lawsuit that could force another vote on a failed teacher... Read more
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Slate
Home Schooling Is Shockingly Underregulated. This Small but Fierce Lobbying Group Is Why.This story was reported through the nonprofit investigative news organization P
Home Schooling Is Shockingly Underregulated. This Small but Fierce Lobbying Group Is Why.
Slate / Posted yesterday
This story was reported through the nonprofit investigative news organization ProPublica. The Stabile Center for Investigative Journalism at Columbia University provided support for this project. In the fall of 2003, police in New Jersey received a... Read more
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The Register NorthJersey.com
Three Southern Bergen County districts offer pre-k, fourth considering for next yearOnce considered an ancillary learning program for a local school district to of
Three Southern Bergen County districts offer pre-k, fourth considering for next year
The Register NorthJersey.com / Posted yesterday
Once considered an ancillary learning program for a local school district to offer, researchers and parents are starting to reconsider pre-kindergarten as an asset to educational development. In Southern Bergen County, Lyndhurst, East Rutherford and... Read more
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Salem News
ACROSS OUR COMMUNITIESSALEM - The ROC of Salem Youth Center is hosting a "Fifth Quarter" all-night lo
ACROSS OUR COMMUNITIES
Salem News / Posted yesterday
SALEM - The ROC of Salem Youth Center is hosting a "Fifth Quarter" all-night lock-in Friday after Salem's home football game against Mineral Ridge. The free event is open to youth ages 13-20 and runs from 10 p.m. Friday to 7 a.m. Saturday. The event... Read more
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Orange County Register
Santa Ana nucleus for county charter schoolsSANTA ANA – In Santa Ana, which has often had among the lowest state test score
Santa Ana nucleus for county charter schools
Orange County Register / Posted yesterday
SANTA ANA – In Santa Ana, which has often had among the lowest state test scores in Orange County, charter schools are booming — sometimes, even when the school district doesn’t want them. The predominantly Latino community leads the county in the... Read more
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Boise Weekly
Mixed Results in Idaho School Levy VotesAfter two previous unsuccessful attempts, voters in the north-central Idaho com
Mixed Results in Idaho School Levy Votes
Boise Weekly / Posted 2 days ago
After two previous unsuccessful attempts, voters in the north-central Idaho community of Troy said "yes" to a supplemental levy Aug. 25, restoring some services to the local school district. Meanwhile, voters in nearby Kamiah rejected a $325,000... Read more
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The Times Leader
Schooler becomes principalSchooler spent the past eight years in the district, most recently as a Title I
Schooler becomes principal
The Times Leader / Posted 2 days ago
Schooler spent the past eight years in the district, most recently as a Title I parent volunteer coordinator, but opted to take the position at the Tiltonsville building and oversee some 360 students. She has experience working in the elementary... Read more
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The Hamilton Journal News
West Chester takes first steps toward creating three new TIF...Officials here took the first step tonight toward creating three new Tax Increm
West Chester takes first steps toward creating three new TIF...
The Hamilton Journal News / Posted 3 days ago
Officials here took the first step tonight toward creating three new Tax Increment Financing areas in the community. By establishing TIF areas, West Chester Twp. benefits from payments in lieu of property taxes to further develop infrastructure... Read more
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The News-Herald
Tip of the hat: Local school board member Roger Miller honored� Local school board member, Roger Miller won the Ohio Association of Career Te
Tip of the hat: Local school board member Roger Miller honored
The News-Herald / Posted 3 days ago
� Local school board member, Roger Miller won the Ohio Association of Career Technical and Adult Education (ACTE) 2015 Outstanding School Board Member Award at the annual Connections to Education Professional Development Conference held at the Hilton... Read more
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The News-Herald
Former Redskins fitting in at Berkshire after Ledgemont�s closureSome things you just hold close to your heart. In the case of Mike Risko, it�s
Former Redskins fitting in at Berkshire after Ledgemont�s closure
The News-Herald / Posted 3 days ago
Some things you just hold close to your heart. In the case of Mike Risko, it�s a T-shirt. And a memory. It�s a warm and sticky day in Burton as Risko and his Berkshire teammates wrap up a practice session and head for a break. Like everyone else,... Read more
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The Charleston State Journal
Chipotle To Hire 4,000 New EmployeesTwo men get prison time for selling drugs near playgrounds in the Ohio ValleyTw
Chipotle To Hire 4,000 New Employees
The Charleston State Journal / Posted 3 days ago
Two men get prison time for selling drugs near playgrounds in the Ohio ValleyTwo men get prison time for selling drugs near playgrounds in the Ohio Valley Two Ohio men spend time in prison for selling drugs near playgrounds Two men will be spending... Read more
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WTRF Wheeling
Armed Robbery Suspect Comes ForwardTwo men get prison time for selling drugs near playgrounds in the Ohio ValleyTw
Armed Robbery Suspect Comes Forward
WTRF Wheeling / Posted 3 days ago
Two men get prison time for selling drugs near playgrounds in the Ohio ValleyTwo men get prison time for selling drugs near playgrounds in the Ohio Valley Two Ohio men spend time in prison for selling drugs near playgrounds Two men will be spending... Read more
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WTRF Wheeling
Centre Market Welcomes News Business and Continued ExpansionTwo men get prison time for selling drugs near playgrounds in the Ohio ValleyTw
Centre Market Welcomes News Business and Continued Expansion
WTRF Wheeling / Posted 3 days ago
Two men get prison time for selling drugs near playgrounds in the Ohio ValleyTwo men get prison time for selling drugs near playgrounds in the Ohio Valley Two Ohio men spend time in prison for selling drugs near playgrounds Two men will be spending... Read more
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WTRF Wheeling
Drunk man falls on infant daughter while holding herTwo men get prison time for selling drugs near playgrounds in the Ohio ValleyTw
Drunk man falls on infant daughter while holding her
WTRF Wheeling / Posted 3 days ago
Two men get prison time for selling drugs near playgrounds in the Ohio ValleyTwo men get prison time for selling drugs near playgrounds in the Ohio Valley Two Ohio men spend time in prison for selling drugs near playgrounds Two men will be spending... Read more
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WTRF Wheeling
Two men get prison time for selling drugs near playgrounds in the Ohio Valley Two Ohio men spend time in prison for selling drugs near playgrounds Two men
Two men get prison time for selling drugs near playgrounds in the Ohio Valley
WTRF Wheeling / Posted 3 days ago
Two Ohio men spend time in prison for selling drugs near playgrounds Two men will be spending... Read more
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WIS News 10 Columbia
Parent angry after kids "ride the floor" to Chapin Middle SchoolA Midlands parent is outraged after she says a local school district put her tw
Parent angry after kids "ride the floor" to Chapin Middle School
WIS News 10 Columbia / Posted 3 days ago
A Midlands parent is outraged after she says a local school district put her two children at risk. She says all of it boils down to how her students were taken to school on just the second day back. "I don't play when it comes to my kids' lives, and... Read more
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The East Liverpool Review
Out and AboutEAST LIVERPOOL - John W. Covert Chapter 47 Disabled American Veterans will have
Out and About
The East Liverpool Review / Posted 3 days ago
EAST LIVERPOOL - John W. Covert Chapter 47 Disabled American Veterans will have a special meeting 6 p.m. Wednesday at the Chapter home on Broadway. All regular members are asked to attend. There will be a person from MetLife to answer questions about... Read more
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WIS News 10 Columbia
Parent angry after kids "ride the floor to school"A Midlands parent is outraged after she says a local school district put her tw
Parent angry after kids "ride the floor to school"
WIS News 10 Columbia / Posted 3 days ago
A Midlands parent is outraged after she says a local school district put her two children at risk. She says all of it boils down to how her students were taken to school on just the second day back. "I don't play when it comes to my kids' lives, and... Read more
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Springfield News-Sun
Most Clark County schools have new leaders, part of Ohio trendNearly three-quarters of Clark County school districts have new leaders as clas
Most Clark County schools have new leaders, part of Ohio trend
Springfield News-Sun / Posted 4 days ago
Nearly three-quarters of Clark County school districts have new leaders as classes resume this school year, part of an unusually high number of superintendent moves across Ohio. Statewide 120 superintendents are starting jobs in new districts,... Read more
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Houston Chronicle
Texas kids are still struggling on the STAAR and the reasons may be manyWhy are some Texas kids having such a hard time passing the STAAR test? As ano
Texas kids are still struggling on the STAAR and the reasons may be many
Houston Chronicle / Posted 4 days ago
Why are some Texas kids having such a hard time passing the STAAR test? As another school year begins in Texas, the thoughts of many students and teachers will soon turn to the State of Texas Academic Achievement Readiness exam, which is typically... Read more
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The Times Leader
Area Sports BriefsSt. John Central 50-50 football raffle sheets are available at all locations.
Area Sports Briefs
The Times Leader / Posted 4 days ago
St. John Central 50-50 football raffle sheets are available at all locations. Sheets may be picked up and dropped off at Sha Nay Nay's Pizza. Awesome Austim 5K Slated for Sept. 5 The 7th annual Awesome Autism 5K run/walk will be held Saturday,... Read more
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The Huffington Post
This Map Shows How Many More Students Are Living In Poverty Than 9 Years AgoStudents in America’s schools are much, much poorer than they were nine years a
This Map Shows How Many More Students Are Living In Poverty Than 9 Years Ago
The Huffington Post / Posted 4 days ago
Students in America’s schools are much, much poorer than they were nine years ago. In 2006, 31 percent of America’s students attended schools in “high-poverty” districts, meaning that 20 percent or more of the district's students lived below the... Read more
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The Youngstown Vindicator
New Springfield Local school done on time and under budgetBy ELISE McKEOWN SKOLNICK NEW MIDDLETOWN Elementary students in the Springfie
New Springfield Local school done on time and under budget
The Youngstown Vindicator / Posted 5 days ago
By ELISE McKEOWN SKOLNICK NEW MIDDLETOWN Elementary students in the Springfield Local School District will start the school year in a new $10 million building. The 52,343-square-foot building was finished on time and under budget, said... Read more
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The Youngstown Vindicator
New Springfield Local school done on time and under budgetNEW MIDDLETOWN Elementary students in the Springfield Local School District wi
New Springfield Local school done on time and under budget
The Youngstown Vindicator / Posted 6 days ago
NEW MIDDLETOWN Elementary students in the Springfield Local School District will start the school year in a new $10 million building. The 52,343-square-foot building was finished on time and under budget, said Superintendent Tom Yazvac at a ribbon... Read more
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Salem News
ACROSS OUR COMMUNITIESLISBON - Admittance to the Lisbon Pool is free for all children from noon to 6
ACROSS OUR COMMUNITIES
Salem News / Posted 6 days ago
LISBON - Admittance to the Lisbon Pool is free for all children from noon to 6 p.m. today, sponsored by the Steel Trolley Diner. A free light lunch will also be provided at 3:30 p.m. Children 10 and under must be accompanied by an... Read more
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WTOV 9 Steubenville
Bridge in Adena to be shut down as school startsUpdated: Friday, August 21 2015, 12:33 PM EDT JEFFERSON COUNTY, Ohio -- A brid
Bridge in Adena to be shut down as school starts
WTOV 9 Steubenville / Posted 7 days ago
Updated: Friday, August 21 2015, 12:33 PM EDT JEFFERSON COUNTY, Ohio -- A bridge in Adena will be shut down on Monday, the first day of school for Buckeye Local School District. The bridge is located at the intersection of Hanna Avenue and W. Main... Read more
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The Daily Jeffersonian
Byesville Elementary School to receive grant for reading programNELSONVILLE — The Guernsey County Foundation and the Foundation for Appalachian
Byesville Elementary School to receive grant for reading program
The Daily Jeffersonian / Posted 8 days ago
NELSONVILLE — The Guernsey County Foundation and the Foundation for Appalachian Ohio (FAO) are pleased to announce a $1,800 grant to Byesville Elementary School for a comprehensive student reading program. “We are excited to partner with FAO in... Read more
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WTOV 9 Steubenville
Less-than-lethal weapons in Buckeye Local Schools?Updated: Thursday, August 20 2015, 05:08 PM EDT JEFFERSON COUNTY, Ohio -- The
Less-than-lethal weapons in Buckeye Local Schools?
WTOV 9 Steubenville / Posted 8 days ago
Updated: Thursday, August 20 2015, 05:08 PM EDT JEFFERSON COUNTY, Ohio -- The Buckeye Local School District is looking to take a major safety measure to keep students safe. The school board will soon vote on putting a less-than-lethal weapon in the... Read more
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WBNG Binghamton
Chenango Forks schools switch to LED lightingTown of Chenango, NY (WBNG Binghamton) A local school district will conserve en
Chenango Forks schools switch to LED lighting
WBNG Binghamton / Posted 8 days ago
Town of Chenango, NY (WBNG Binghamton) A local school district will conserve energy and cut costs. The Chenango Forks district will install LED lighting systems in all district buildings. In addition to reducing electricity costs, officials say LED... Read more
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The Daily Jeffersonian
Local issues in Muskingum County for fall election ballot setZANESVILLE -- Following certification by the Muskingum County Board of Election
Local issues in Muskingum County for fall election ballot set
The Daily Jeffersonian / Posted 8 days ago
ZANESVILLE -- Following certification by the Muskingum County Board of Elections, the local ballot in the county for the fall general election has been set. Brett W. Essex is the sole candidate for the New Concord mayor's seat. Long-time mayor, Greg... Read more
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Penticton Western News
Having pride for being inclusiveIt looks like the City of Penticton is planning to jump on the rainbow crosswal
Having pride for being inclusive
Penticton Western News / Posted 8 days ago
It looks like the City of Penticton is planning to jump on the rainbow crosswalk bandwagon. In itself, it’s not a bad idea. The brightly coloured crosswalks have been popping up in communities across North America: Seattle, Victoria, Toronto,... Read more
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Marin Independent Journal
Fix law that puts a limit on schools’ rainy day fundsWhile the state has made great strides preparing its own finances for a rainy d
Fix law that puts a limit on schools’ rainy day funds
Marin Independent Journal / Posted 8 days ago
While the state has made great strides preparing its own finances for a rainy day, there is a major piece of unfinished business that needs to be addressed to stop a fiscal train wreck from hitting our local schools. State leaders must act urgently... Read more
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Newton Daily News
Foundation wants to sell former KinderCare buildingThe former KinderCare building, located between North Third Avenue and North Fo
Foundation wants to sell former KinderCare building
Newton Daily News / Posted 8 days ago
The former KinderCare building, located between North Third Avenue and North Fourth Avenue along West Second Street North in Newton, is still in excellent condition, and its owners — the Jasper Community Foundation — are hoping it can be used again... Read more
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Mountain View Voice
Mistral parent picked for school board vacancy@MV Parent of Jackson Park "...like how the school district unfortunately cann
Mistral parent picked for school board vacancy
Mountain View Voice / Posted 8 days ago
@MV Parent of Jackson Park "...like how the school district unfortunately cannot afford to open another school,..." I'm not convinced a financial brick wall exists to building some sort of school at Slater. The time-line may vary, but I think if... Read more
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Weirton Daily Times
Walter SwickardDale was born Aug. 2, 1931, in Pine Grove Ridge, Ohio, son of the late William
Walter Swickard
Weirton Daily Times / Posted 8 days ago
Dale was born Aug. 2, 1931, in Pine Grove Ridge, Ohio, son of the late William Walter and Chalissa Lawrence Swickard. Dale was retired from the Edison Local School District, where he was a bus driver and Transportation Supervisor. He also worked at... Read more
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West Side Leader & South Side News Leader
New Highland athletic complex unveiledBy Kathleen Collins GRANGER — Highland Local School District officials unveile
New Highland athletic complex unveiled
West Side Leader & South Side News Leader / Posted 8 days ago
By Kathleen Collins GRANGER — Highland Local School District officials unveiled Highland High School’s new athletic complex Aug. 15 with an open house, special events and a ribbon-cutting ceremony, shown at bottom. The day also included the... Read more
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The Times Leader
Area Sports BriefsShadyside and Martins Ferry will meet at the Dave Bruney Football Complex in th
Area Sports Briefs
The Times Leader / Posted 8 days ago
Shadyside and Martins Ferry will meet at the Dave Bruney Football Complex in their annual pre-season jamboree game today. The evening will include junior high scrimmages as well as varsity and reserve and performances from each school's marching... Read more
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FOX 5 Atlanta
Local Couple Gives Back to Community By Driving School BusA retired couple in Fayette County is giving back to the community, in an unexp
Local Couple Gives Back to Community By Driving School Bus
FOX 5 Atlanta / Posted 8 days ago
A retired couple in Fayette County is giving back to the community, in an unexpected way, by becoming bus drivers. They wanted to spend the next phase of their lives together, doing something meaningful. After raising three children, this sweet... Read more
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The East Liverpool Review
Walter Dale ‘Big Daddy’ SwickardDale was born Aug. 2, 1931 in Pine Grove Ridge, Ohio, son of the late William W
Walter Dale ‘Big Daddy’ Swickard
The East Liverpool Review / Posted 8 days ago
Dale was born Aug. 2, 1931 in Pine Grove Ridge, Ohio, son of the late William Walter and Chalissa Lawrence Swickard. Dale was retired from the Edison Local School District, where he was a bus driver and Transportation Supervisor. He also worked at... Read more
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Redwood Falls Gazette
Redwood Area schools ready for 2015-16 year to begin “We have three very dynamic principals in place who are going to be great lea
Redwood Area schools ready for 2015-16 year to begin
Redwood Falls Gazette / Posted 8 days ago
“We have three very dynamic principals in place who are going to be great leaders in education and engaged in the community,” said Superintendent Rick Ellingworth. Posted Aug. 20, 2015 at 12:01... Read more
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WPXI Pittsburgh
Children’s Hospital, Woodland Hills SD team up to test later...After several recent studies suggested it’s better for students to start classe
Children’s Hospital, Woodland Hills SD team up to test later...
WPXI Pittsburgh / Posted 8 days ago
After several recent studies suggested it’s better for students to start classes later in the morning, one local school district is teaming up with Children’s Hospital of Pittsburgh to put that theory to the test. Stories of the day... As part of a... Read more
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WJFW Rhinelander
WJFW TV-12, WJFWDT 12.1 and Newswatch 12 - Your Northwoods News Leader and NBC Affiliate - Rhinelander WisconsinLocal school district monitors substitute teacher hours or it would need to pay
WJFW TV-12, WJFWDT 12.1 and Newswatch 12 - Your Northwoods News Leader and NBC Affiliate - Rhinelander Wisconsin
WJFW Rhinelander / Posted 9 days ago
Local school district monitors substitute teacher hours or it would need to pay for subs' health insuranceSubmitted: 08/19/2015 That's because under the Affordable Care Act, if they work more than 30 hours a week, the school would be required to pay... Read more
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Deseret News
Lawmakers resume debate on selection of State School BoardSALT LAKE CITY — Lawmakers on Wednesday continued to discuss possibilities of c
Lawmakers resume debate on selection of State School Board
Deseret News / Posted 9 days ago
SALT LAKE CITY — Lawmakers on Wednesday continued to discuss possibilities of changing how State School Board members are chosen after a stalemate of opinions stalled previous proposals in the 2015 Legislature. Sen. Alvin Jackson, R-Highland, calls... Read more
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The Daily Jeffersonian
New Concord teacher Kim slack named 'exemplary' NEW CONCORD -- Kim Slack, a teacher in the East Muskingum Local School Distri
New Concord teacher Kim slack named 'exemplary'
The Daily Jeffersonian / Posted 9 days ago
NEW CONCORD -- Kim Slack, a teacher in the East Muskingum Local School District, was named an "exemplary educator" by the Muskingum Valley Educational Service Center. One of only 16 educators in four... Read more
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The Daily Jeffersonian
Guernsey County and its surrounding areas meeting and events calendarGuernsey Alcoholics Anonymous, 7 p.m., basement at St. John's Episcopal Church
Guernsey County and its surrounding areas meeting and events calendar
The Daily Jeffersonian / Posted 9 days ago
Guernsey Alcoholics Anonymous, 7 p.m., basement at St. John's Episcopal Church, Cambridge. Open discussion meeting. Narcotics Anonymous (Therapeutic Value Group), 7 p.m., Christ Lutheran Church, 1101 Steubenville Ave., Cambridge. Haven of Hope... Read more
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Kansas City InfoZine
Overland Park Council Approves 2016 Budget Overland Park, KS - infoZine - Monday night the Overland Park City Council ap
Overland Park Council Approves 2016 Budget
Kansas City InfoZine / Posted 9 days ago
Overland Park, KS - infoZine - Monday night the Overland Park City Council approved the 2016 Budget by a unanimous vote of 12-0. The 2016 budget, which goes into effect Jan. 1, 2016, increases street... Read more
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