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To Consolidate or Not to Consolidate, That is the Question

I have not personally made a decision on how I will vote on Oakland-Craig and Tekamah-Herman Schools consolidating or not. Below is just a brief thought on the subject and how to come to your own decision. 159 more words

Opinion

Sharley's Lessons, p. 33

We were Iowa farm kids, so we attended country school. I started school at Prairie Slope, with my aunt as the teacher, until the second semester of my second grade year. 299 more words

The VPR Poll: Everything You Know Is Wrong

Previously in this space, I looked at The VPR Poll’s reading of the race for governor. To encapsulate: Phil Scott has a huge early lead, Bruce Lisman’s in the crapper, and the two Democratic candidates are still trying to build identities with a largely uninvolved electorate. 1,062 more words

Health Care Reform

Small Town Oklahoma is Concerned with School Crisis

By Bradon Long | Reporter

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News

Kansas school district realignment bill paused after concern

TOPEKA, Kan. (AP) – The chairman of the Kansas House Education Committee says it’s unlikely that any action will be taken on a bill that would force the consolidation of more than half of the state’s school districts. 103 more words

Local

Virgie High School -- Pike County, Kentucky

Virgie is located in an extreme southwestern part of Pike County close to the Letcher County border along state highways 610 and 1469.

Virgie High School first opened its doors to students in 1939.   198 more words

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