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Woman reveals life in ultra-religious Christian ‘cult’

A 28-year-old woman who was raised in an ultra-religious Christian ‘sect’ is sharing her story on TikTok. Elizabeth Hunter was raised by her adoptive parents in Texas in an organization called the Institute in Basic Life Principles and its home-schooling arm, the Advanced Training Institute. The Conservative Ministry — founded by Bill Gothard and made […]

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Current students will have left school before tutoring scheme reaches target, says Labor Party | Secondary schools

Uptake of the government’s flagship tutoring scheme is so slow that all current secondary school pupils in England will have left school by the time the Tories finally deliver on their education catch-up promises, the Labor Party has said. Last summer the Prime Minister announced 100million hours of one-to-one and small group tutoring over a […]

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Trinity Christian School hires new head football coach/athletic director

Trinity Christian School (TCS) is proud to announce the appointment of Mr. Phil Nash as the new Head Football Coach/Athletic Director. Mr. Nash will also serve as the Dean of Students at TCS. “We are thrilled to have Mr. Nash join the Warrior family and look forward to having him […]

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The Recorder – Mohawk Trail Regional School District seeks $44,000 from Heath after registration error

HEATH – Mohawk Trail Regional School District officials say an undercount of 33 Heath students at Hawlemont Regional School in the 2020-21 school year resulted in a shortfall of $44,410 in Heath’s school assessment last year. Now the question is how do we close the financial gap? A week before its annual municipal meeting, the […]

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Grant remembers his dedication to integrating academic and Christian excellence

Dr. Daniel R. Grant, President Emeritus of Ouachita Baptist University, died Wednesday, May 25. He was 98 years old. Grant was Ouachita’s 12th president and held the position longer than anyone in the university’s history except Dr. J. W. Conger, founding president. Grant’s service at Ouachita has been distinguished by his dedication to building a […]

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How to make Tom Cruise’s Coconut Cake

This white chocolate and coconut cake was made using a recipe imitated from one of Tom Cruise’s favorite cakes. (Photo: Megane du Bois) Having a slice of cake isn’t just for birthdays, especially when you’re friends with Top Gun: Maverick starring Tom Cruise. Just ask Doan’s Bakery, a Woodland Hills, California bakery that has been […]

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Committees hear testimony on expanding Sacred Ground, strengthening care for people living with mental illness and more – Episcopal News Service

[Episcopal News Service] General Convention Committees on Christian Formation and Discipleship received testimonies on the Episcopal Church’s strengthened welcome for transgender and non-binary people, as well as people with mental illness and their loved ones; expand the Sacred Ground program; integrating advocacy for social justice into catechesis; and, creating a digital hub for training resources […]

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Senator Ruth Johnson gets $9.8 million for Oxford High School Safety and Mental Health Services

LANSING, Michigan— Senator Ruth Johnson Thursday secured $9.8 million for mental health services and school safety measures at Oxford High School as part of a supplementary budget bill to ensure school safety across the state. “Oxford High School experienced a horrific act of violence and loss last November. No amount of funding will bring back […]

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How a lottery player donated most of his jackpot winnings to save the planet

Would you donate all your lottery winnings to charity if you hit the jackpot? In this article, we are going to hear about lottery winners who have done just that. We will also learn how to become the next potential billionaire by betting on UK Powerball with Lottoland to win the PowerBall jackpot and how […]

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Rep. Carbajal Unveils Updated Bill to Expand Pell Grant and Improve College Affordability

Source: Office of Representative Salud Carbajal Today, Congressman Salud Carbajal announced updated legislation to expand the Pell Grant and improve college affordability for students in California and the United States alongside University students and staff. of California, Santa Barbara (UCSB) and California Polytechnic State University, San Luis Obispo (Cal Poly). Congressman Carbajal’s Degree Not Debt […]

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Sunday Sermon Topics | faith and values

Ann Street United Methodist Church 335 Ann Street, Concord. Pastor: Rev. Randy L. Wall. In-person worship and Facebook Live at 11 a.m. at Ann Street Church. Sermon: “The Helmet of Salvation”. Scripture: Ephesians 6:10-20. Bethpage United Methodist Church 109 Fellowship Ave. at West C Street, Kannapolis. Pastor: Rev. Gary McDonald. Christian Education at 9 a.m. […]

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Educators Debate Usefulness of Classic Literature in the Classroom: ‘Teacher Abandonment’

NEWYou can now listen to Fox News articles! Teachers at Kamiak High School in Mukilteo, Wash., voted in February to remove “To Kill a Mockingbird” from required reading material for ninth graders, while allowing teachers to teach the novel if they choose. Harper Lee’s classic novel is one of readers’ picks for the best book […]

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Pender Harbor Community School Society receives funding to upgrade school facilities in Madeira Park

Government of Canada invest through British Columbia to revitalize public spaces and develop vibrant communities MADEIRA PARK, BC, May 24, 2022 /CNW/ – Shared public spaces are at the heart of communities across Canada. They bring people of all ages and abilities together, support businesses and boost local economies. In Madeira Parklike so many places […]

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Lee University plans to limit student discourse on gender

A private Christian college plans to strictly limit its students’ rights to free speech about sexuality and gender, from their behavior to what they wear and what they can say on campus or even online , according to published reports. If approved, the policy presented to faculty and staff at Lee University in Cleveland, Tennessee, […]

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Majoring in Biochemistry Leads to Meaningful Career Paths: Indiana University Kokomo

KOKOMO, Indiana— Could you be the person to develop the next life-saving vaccine? This is just one of the possibilities with a biochemistry degree from Indiana University Kokomo. In addition to health fields, it will prepare you for many opportunities, including higher education or careers in the biotechnology or pharmaceutical industries. It’s not just about […]

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FCC Chairwoman Pushes for E-Rate Funding for School Bus Wi-Fi

Since the passage of the Telecommunications Act of 1996, the E-Rate program administered by the Federal Communications Commission has been a hot topic among some in the school bus industry for its failure to include the iconic yellow vehicles under the same umbrella for Internet access as schools. and libraries. After attempts in Congress to […]

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Pamplin Media Group – FAITH: The Importance of Christian Education in a Post-Truth World

As we continue to watch the unimaginable unfold before our eyes in our world, I don’t think the importance of Christian education can be overstated. It is no exaggeration to say that this is a critical and defining cultural moment. If we don’t get it right, it will affect generations to come. We stand on […]

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Country Matters: Unpredictable May brings flowers amid its rainy chill

Winifred Letts’ poetry was on the primary school curriculum and is therefore remembered by generations of young people. “A balmy day…and the wet grass smells good/Crushed by my two bare feet/As the rain drips, drips, drips from the eaves.” And: “The spider’s web / Is a sparkling net / The path in the woods is […]

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Utah School Board to Comply with New State School Library Law | News, Sports, Jobs

Standard Examiner File Photo MATTHEW ARDEN HATFIELD Students at Bluff Ridge Elementary School in Syracuse read books in the school library Wednesday, Feb. 1, 2012. The Utah State Board of Education announced Thursday that it will enforce a new law banning sensitive educational materials in schools. The announcement follows the recently passed […]

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Friday, May 20 – EIN Presswire

Drought likely to persist across most of northwestWhile a cool, wet spring has helped the resumption of drought in parts of the Northwest, climate experts in Oregon, Washington and Idaho say conditions remain extremely dry in parts of the Northwest. other regions with little chance of rebounding before the summer. Nearly 70% of the region […]

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The Christian training school celebrates its 84 graduates | palm beach

Bishop Gerald M. Barbarito presents a Certificate of Completion from the Christian Training School to a graduate May 11, 2022 at St. Ignatius of Loyola Cathedral. HISPANIC MINISTRY COURTESY OFFICE PALM BEACH GARDENS | This year’s 84 graduates of the Diocese of Palm Beach Christian Training School had a double celebration on May 11, 2022 […]

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Obituaries: Mary Hughes – The Claremont COURIER

Mother, artist, teacher, community activist Wife, mother, artist, teacher and community activist Mary Hughes died March 9 at her home in Claremont. She was 69 years old. Hughes has been a key player in community arts organizations and projects in Claremont/Pomona including the dA Gallery, Claremont Forum, 57 Underground and Claremont Lewis Museum of Art. […]

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Bella Thorne Says She Didn’t Lose Much Weight After Gym

Bella Thorne tells her followers to shed their scales. the famous in love alum, 24 years old, caught on Twitter Wednesday to share a post about her exercise routine. “Almost every day I’ve been to the gym for the past 6 weeks,” Thorne wrote. “Turns out I only lost a pound of fat and gained […]

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Finance guru Dave Ramsey slams ‘ugly and evil’ student loans – but adds student debt shouldn’t be forgiven

Christian finance guru Dave Ramsey says the US needs to get out of debt – but that doesn’t mean he believes in loan forgiveness. What are the details? Last week, Ramsey tweeted that people shouldn’t create student loan debt at all — and instead choose to pay cash for higher education and attend community college […]

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DeSantis announces $100 million in funding for top cancer centers in the state

The Florida funding will help the Sylvester Comprehensive Cancer Center at the University of Miami Miller School of Medicine conduct cutting-edge research and improve patient care and treatment. From “hitting the wall”, that moment when the body’s energy reserves are depleted, to the loss of her fingernails, Raquel Kaufler had become accustomed to the pain […]

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Pence travels to Michigan to present DeVos-backed education proposal

Former Vice President Mike Pence visited Michigan on Tuesday, speaking alongside former Education Secretary Betsy DeVos in support of a proposal to create new scholarship accounts for Michigan students to help cover education expenses, including private school tuition. The couple told a gathering of several hundred students at Lutheran High School Northwest – a private […]

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Lisa Kimball named vice president of VTS – Episcopal News Service

Lisa Kimball named Vice President of VTS Virginia Theological Seminary Posted 38 minutes ago Virginia Theological Seminary (VTS) is pleased to announce the appointment of Elisabeth “Lisa” Kimball, Ph.D. to the position of vice president for Lifelong Learning, effective July 1, 2022. “Dr. Kimball is a tremendous asset to the seminary,” said the Most Reverend […]

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Ukrainian troops evacuated from Mariupol, ceding control to Russia

JAKARTA: Indonesian Buddhists celebrated the religious festival of Vesak at the world’s largest temple of faith on Monday, as celebrations returned to the holy site after two years of the coronavirus pandemic. More than 1,000 people, mostly dressed in white, attended a ceremony at Borobudur Temple in Central Java to mark this year’s event, which […]

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Budget 2022: Government announces increased funding for mental health and addictions services

The government has set out its next steps to improve New Zealand’s specialist mental health and addictions services. Speaking in Christchurch this morning, Health Minister Andrew Little said Thursday’s budget will include a $100 million investment in mental health over four years, including: $27 million for community crisis services, such as residential and home crisis […]

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Four new members elected to Lincoln County Board of Education

HAMLIN, W. Va. — Almost everyone on the Lincoln County Board of Education is a new face. Four out of five seats were up for grabs in last week’s primary election, clearing the way for newcomers to take on the incumbents. Ralph Jody Pistore Voters ultimately decided to elect David Bell, Ralph Jody Pistore, Jeremy […]

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If walls could talk | Mount Airy News

January 09, 2022 During the Christmas season, many people become nostalgic, remembering Christmases past, especially happy Christmases spent with family and friends or an unusual Christmas. This is especially true for those of us who are in our later years. Since our energy levels are lower, we spend more time sitting, remembering those happy times […]

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Ridgefield School District to try alternative tax on August 2

The Ridgefield School District Board of Trustees voted unanimously Tuesday night to impose a replacement levy on the Aug. 2 primary and special election ballot. The replacement maintenance and operations charge approved by the board is not a new tax; rather, it would replace the current levy when it expires at the end of 2022. […]

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US Report Details Church-State Collusion Over Indigenous Schools :: WRAL.com

By PETER SMITH, Associated Press A new report from the Department of the Interior on the legacy of boarding schools for Native Americans highlights how the U.S. government worked closely with churches to Christianize them as part of a project to separate them from their culture, their identity and ultimately their land. The role of […]

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People in the retirement industry are on the move | PLANADVISER

Art of Subin Yang Smart appoints group sustainability director Intelligent named Rowena Humphreys as Group Sustainability Director, a new role for the company. The appointment comes as Smart seeks to build on its sustainability credentials and deliver on its commitment to becoming a net zero company. UK-based Humphreys will expand Smart’s commitment to sustainable business […]

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New Florida law allows young people to enter adulthood with clean criminal records

Listen to this article here Governor Ron DeSantis’ stance on critical race theory, his “don’t say gay” law and tough anti-abortion policy have angered millions of Americans. Nonetheless, a new Florida bill he signed into law allows young people to enter adulthood with clean criminal records. Notably, although the original legislation was drafted by a […]

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Labor urged to detail school funding plans

At the same time, many private schools are receiving more than 100% of their SRS and will remain overfunded until 2029. “If a Labor government wants to do something about education, they need to fix this and fix it fast, not let it happen until 2029,” Boston said. The new government will face an education […]

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The liberal “big church” is now an interreligious dialogue

Today’s liberal infatuation with legislation and government spending to solve the world’s problems is neither liberal nor conservative. Morrison likes to call his government simply “pragmatic”. Leaving aside the nature of the liberals’ political philosophy, or at least if they still have one, there is the question of the party as a “broad church”, which […]

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The Youth Office is accepting applications for funding for sports and educational programs for young people

May 11, 2022 OSWEGO COUNTY – The City of Oswego and County Youth Bureau is now accepting applications for funding for programs that provide sports and fitness activities to youth in the county. Up to $9,458 is available through the Oswego County Youth Bureau and the New York State Office of Child and Family Services […]

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A Muslim “bridge builder” has started interfaith work in his basement. Now it has programs on hundreds of campuses. – Chicago Tribune

Eboo Patel began his efforts to bring people of different faiths together for dialogue and service projects in a basement office on the northwest side. He kept his day job and piloted a practical Chrysler Cirrus sedan through the streets of Chicago, bringing high school students to meetings where they engaged in heated discussions and […]

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Ambleside School in San Angelo closes

SAN ANGELO, TX — Ambleside School in San Angelo is closing, principals told parents in a letter Monday. Ambleside Council was unable to overcome a funding shortfall of $200,000, the letter says. The directors of Ambleside organize fundraisers throughout the year to finance the school. The last hope, according to the letter, was San Angelo […]

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STEM Grants Awarded to 3 Robertson Co.

SPRINGFIELD, Tenn. (WTVF) – Three schools in Robertson County have received STEM grants to develop science, technology, engineering and math education projects to spark student interest in future careers in these areas. The Tennessee Valley Authority (TVA) and Bicentennial Volunteers, Inc. (BVI), an organization of TVA retirees, awarded the grants to the three schools, chosen […]

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Pocono Mountain West’s Christian Fermin Makes History With His Latest Award – The Morning Call

Christian Fermin has carved out a place among the best male basketball players in the history of Pocono Mountain West High School and Monroe County. Not that he needs another accolade to enhance his legacy, but Fermin received another honor on Sunday when the Pennsylvania sportswriters unveiled the Class 6A all-state team and the VCU […]

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Mt. Pisgah to restart homeschool program

May 7 – After being suspended for two years during the COVID pandemic, Mt. Pisgah Baptist Academy is restarting its Homeschool Extension Program for the 2022-2023 school year. Mt. Pisgah Baptist Academy is a full-time Christian academy that runs grades K-4 through 12 and uses the Accelerated Christian Education curriculum. Mt. Pisgah describes his program […]

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Hillsdale College Hosts 170th Annual Commencement Ceremony and Hosts Keynote Speaker Jordan B. Peterson

The annual ceremony recognized top university graduates, outstanding seniors, retired professors, professor of the year Matthew Gaetano and entrepreneur Bill Atherton HILLSDALE, Mich., May 7, 2022 /PRNewswire/ — Hillsdale College celebrated its 170th launch on Saturday May 7. The College has held this ceremony every year since 1860. Jordan B. Petersonauthor, clinical psychologist and professor […]

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WNY schools will receive nearly $200 million in funding

Schools in Western New York are getting more funding thanks to Governor Kathy Hochul’s 2022-23 state budget. More than $169 million is expected to be spent on area schools. The money will help expand universal pre-K classes and help create 1,300 new pre-K slots locally. “Over the past two years, nearly every aspect of life […]

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LCU signs articulation agreement with CLTCC for new 4-year degree

PINEVILLE, La. (LCU) – Louisiana Christian University signed an articulation agreement Friday, May 6, 2022, with Central Louisiana Technical Community College for a new Bachelor of Applied Science degree. LCU President Dr. Rick Brewer and CLTCC Chancellor Jimmy Sawtelle signed the agreement, creating a pathway for CLTCC graduates to attend LCU to complete their final […]

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Michigan House Budget Increases School Funding, Bans Transgender Athletes

Michigan’s House and Senate approved spending plans for separate schools this week, kicking off negotiations on whether to cut debt or invest in hiring new teachers and mental health efforts. House lawmakers passed a $19.9 billion school aid budget on Thursday that increases spending by 15%, pays off pension debt and bars transgender girls from […]

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Manhattan Beach voters to weigh 12-year package tax to benefit schools – Daily Breeze

Manhattan Beach has long asked landowners for money to supplement funding for its high-performing public schools. And voters in the wealthy community have always said yes. Since 1995, voters have opposed a parcel tax increase only once — a failed 2003 initiative for $108 per package for five years. But in the June 7 election, […]

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From New Jersey to Italy and back

Participants in the Spring 2022 Study Abroad Experience of Catholic Studies, Foundations of Christian Culture – Italy, returned from their trip a month ago and settled in to successfully complete the semester. However, their time with them in Italy is still very present. Back in New Jersey on March 14, the students have had time […]

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The Learning Village is coming to North Brisbane

Genesis Christian College recently opened The Learning Village, which includes the complete renovation of the 2nd and 3rd year classrooms. The new district is intended to amplify the delivery of a high-quality curriculum in modern specialist facilities. The learning village consists of eight new general learning areas (classrooms), each with its own color scheme. In […]

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I repaid my loans. As a Christian, I still hope Biden forgives you

Growing up in the conservative Church of the Nazarene, there is a litany of hymns that I will never forget. Some anthems are bangers, but my least favorite anthem is “Jesus Paid it All” written by Elvina M. Hall. If you’re unfamiliar, the chorus goes, “Jesus paid for it all, I owe him everything.” What […]

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Long Beach Assemblyman O’Donnell backs 15% increase in school support – Press Telegram

A 15% increase in what the state gives to K-12 schools each year has the support of State Assemblyman Patrick O’Donnell, D-Long Beach, who chairs the education committee of this branch of legislation. This hike is the crux of the Assembly Bill of 1948, a bill drafted by Assemblyman Phil Ting, D-San Francisco. After it […]

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Readers talk about the issues of the day – Chicago Tribune

What is Quickly? This is where readers speak out on the issues of the day. Do you have a quote, a question or a quip? Quickly call 312-222-2426 or email [email protected] It’s great that Indiana State Rep. Ed Soliday is so concerned about how inflation has eroded the ability of our gas tax to meet […]

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Critical Race Theory Curriculum in K-12 Schools is Going ‘Horribly Wrong’, Teachers Say

NEWYou can now listen to Fox News articles! Critical race theory has its origins in the family of critical studies and seeks to promote what its adherents see as a pervasive and inescapable racist legacy in the American legal system. The theory was introduced to children in K-12 schools and teaches them that America is […]

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If student loans are forgiven, where is my refund?

President Biden has told members of the Congressional Hispanic Caucus that he is considering forgiving student loans entirely, CBS News reported on April 26, 2022. Previously, the president indicated that he would support the cancellation of up to $10,000 in student loans for each borrower. Former President Ronald Reagan once joked that there are only […]

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Morenci schools ask for the renewal of the operating mile in the ballot of May 3

MORENCI – Voters in the Morenci Area Schools District are being asked to renew the district’s non-family operating mileage. The renewal of 18 mills is on the ballot on Tuesday, May 3. Polls will be open from 7 a.m. to 8 p.m. at Morenci City Hall, 118 Orchard St. The 18 mills are levied on […]

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Colorado Springs Christian Schools Celebrate 50 Years | Way of life

In 1966, five men began discussing and praying about the need for a local Christian school. Five years later, their dream came true when Colorado Springs Christian School opened in Temple Baptist Church, which later became Pulpit Rock Church. Tuition was $40 per month. Now celebrating its 50th anniversary, CSCS has seen over 10,000 students […]