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Special Olympics officials calling on Medical Community for help

The Floyd County Special Olympics has an opportunity to raise some extra funds for the non-profit geared toward helping people with special needs, and organizers are calling on the medical community to help make it happen. 224 more words


was the word on Martin Luther King Jr. Day. The first federal holiday I headed out with lawyers and legislative buddies and drove to D.C. where we went to the AME church and heard Coretta Scott King speak. 263 more words


33rd Special Olympics ski competition held at Ski Roundtop

Warrington Township, Pa. — Tuesday’s weather may have been less than ideal for a snow day, but a little drizzle didn’t stop some amazing athletes from tearing up the slopes at Roundtop Mountain Resort.   144 more words


Sport: A Force of Social Change

By Haley Barbour

Seeing sport as a force of social change is not something that I heard for the first time when meeting with Bryan Kopeck at… 611 more words


It's fun, they promise: Windsor police recruiting for Polar Plunge

It sounds like torture, but Windsor police Const. Adam Young promises you’ll have a good time.

Young is seeking recruits for the third annual Polar Plunge for Special Olympics Ontario. 311 more words

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Special Olympics

Athletics and sports are life-changing experiences for millions of people. Playing a sport can teach important lessons, skills, and values that can help players, especially children, to grow even when they’re off the field. 415 more words

Jim Fallis