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North Carolina: Legislators Throw Away Taxpayer $$

There is no aspect of “reform” that has failed more decisively than virtual charter schools. They provide instruction online and receive full state tuition. Their students dropped out at high rates–usually 50% annually–they spend millions on marketing and advertising to lure new students, who her low test scores and abysmal graduation rates. 79 more words

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Pooches on Porches: Sunny Afternoons

Hey y’all it’s Lottie!

As it is getting warmer out everyone ‘fleas’ to the outdoors to take in the sunshine and relax in the southern breeze. 343 more words



Love these stripes pants from L Modern Boutique. They would look great paired with a bright tank top for Spring. And the price is amazing $13 for these beauties. 19 more words


First Name Mballa

The headphones blasted a unique, and unfamiliar sound. A voice that carried soul, and not just that regular soul, but that S-O-U-L that our Big Mamas around the world use to throw down in the kitchen after church on Sunday afternoons. 1,026 more words

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Lottie's Nose Knows: Curried Kale Chips

Curried Kale Chips

  • 1 bunch of Kale
  • 2 tbs EVOO (or sunflower oil)
  • 1/2 tsp Cumin
  • 1/4 tsp Ground Tumeric
  • 1/4 tsp Ground Ginger
  • 1/4 tsp Garlic Salt…
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Emu jumps fence, escapes from farm when noise spooks bird

GREENVILLE, N.C. (AP) — An emu jumped a fence and escaped from a farm in North Carolina when it was spooked by a loud piece of farm equipment. 110 more words