Primary and secondary education

October 07, 2019 - 8:34 am
PELION, S.C. (AP) — Authorities in South Carolina say they've charged an 11-year-old boy who's accused of threatening to kill a middle school classmate. The State reports that Lexington School District One said in a news release that a sixth grader had to be restrained by school officials as he...
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October 04, 2019 - 11:55 pm
PREP FOOTBALL= A.C. Flora 49, Crestwood 7 Abbeville 30, Batesburg-Leesville 6 Airport 24, Midland Valley 21 Andrew Jackson 28, Chesterfield 13 Andrews 49, Carvers Bay 6 Aynor 45, Cheraw 28 Barnwell 35, Allendale-Fairfax 0 Battery Creek 31, Creekside Christian Academy, Ga. 6 Belton-Honea Path 41,...
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October 04, 2019 - 11:22 pm
PREP FOOTBALL= Adairsville 22, Lakeview-Fort Oglethorpe 21 Alexander 42, Northgate 14 Allatoona 38, Sprayberry 21 Alpharetta 48, Centennial 0 Athens Academy 24, Prince Avenue Christian 0 Baconton 41, Randolph-Clay 6 Banneker 34, Lithia Springs 14 Battery Creek, S.C. 31, Creekside Christian Academy...
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October 04, 2019 - 11:01 pm
PREP FOOTBALL= Albemarle 21, North Moore 7 Alleghany County 14, Boonville Starmount 7 Apex Middle Creek 48, Apex 10 Arden Christ School 14, Charlotte Providence Day 13 Ashe County 28, Elkin 26 Asheville 43, North Henderson 6 Asheville Reynolds 51, Waynesville Tuscola 0 Asheville School 34, Hickory...
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September 28, 2019 - 12:38 am
PREP FOOTBALL= Alexander 27, New Manchester 7 Alpharetta 31, Dunwoody 17 Athens Academy 77, Towns County 6 Bainbridge 14, Crisp 9 Baldwin 40, Greenbrier 14 Banks County 49, Oglethorpe County 14 Benedictine Military 58, Savannah 7 Bleckley County 35, Northeast-Macon 20 Blessed Trinity 38, West Hall...
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September 26, 2019 - 11:12 pm
CHICAGO (AP) — Chicago teachers have voted to authorize union leaders to call a strike as early as next month in the nation's third-largest school district. The union's delegates are scheduled to meet next week to set an exact date. The earliest a strike could happen is Oct. 7. The union and the...
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Actress and activist Jane Fonda speaks to a crowd of protestors during a global climate rally at Pershing Square in downtown Los Angeles on Friday, Sept. 20, 2019. A wave of climate change protests swept across the globe Friday, with hundreds of thousands of young people sending a message to leaders headed for a U.N. summit: The warming world can't wait for action. (AP Photo/David Swanson)
September 20, 2019 - 8:54 pm
NEW YORK (AP) — The Latest on the global climate protests being held in cities around the world (all times local): 8:25 p.m. In downtown Los Angeles, hundreds of people, many of them schoolchildren, marched to City Hall for a rally. Some wore yellow T-shirts urging "Say no to fossil fuels." Protest...
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A flooded out car is stranded in high water off U.S. 59 as rain from Tropical Depression Imelda inundated the area on Thursday, Sept. 19, 2019, near Spendora, Texas. (Brett Coomer/Houston Chronicle via AP)
September 19, 2019 - 10:53 pm
HOUSTON (AP) — The Latest on the remnants of Tropical Storm Imelda (all times local): 9:50 p.m. Houston officials say floodwaters are receding across most of the city and efforts will continue through the night to clear the city's freeways of hundreds of vehicles stalled by the flooding. The...
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FILE - This Sept. 10, 2012 file photo shows Chicago teachers walk walking a picket line outside a school in Chicago, after they went on strike for the first time in 25 years. Teachers in Chicago, the nation's third-largest school district, again are inching closer to a strike that could take place as early as next month. AP Photo/M. Spencer Green, File)
September 15, 2019 - 9:43 am
CHICAGO (AP) — Teachers in the nation's third-largest school district are inching closer to a strike that could happen as early as next month. After rejecting the district's latest offer, Chicago educators are back at the bargaining table negotiating issues including pay, staffing shortages and...
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FILE - This Sept. 10, 2012 file photo shows Chicago teachers walk walking a picket line outside a school in Chicago, after they went on strike for the first time in 25 years. Teachers in Chicago, the nation's third-largest school district, again are inching closer to a strike that could take place as early as next month. AP Photo/M. Spencer Green, File)
September 15, 2019 - 9:42 am
CHICAGO (AP) — Teachers in the nation's third-largest school district are inching closer to a strike that could take place as early as next month. After rejecting the district's latest offer, Chicago educators are negotiating issues including pay, staffing shortages and class sizes. Chicago's last...
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