Gravity Games seek to spark STEM skills
by Bill Baldowski
September 17, 2014 12:38 PM | 0 0 comments | 1 1 recommendations | email to a friend
Google and Georgia Tech have chosen Douglasville to host the first Georgia Gravity Games soapbox derby event Oct. 25. Spokesperson Jaillene Hunter said the event is designed to provide a competitive outlet for middle and high school students to use their science, technology, engineering and mathematics skills and create this year’s fastest gravity-powered cars. “The Gravity Games Soapbox Race is an educational, hands-on activity designed to get young people excited about science and...
September Saturdays festival kicks off this weekend
Douglas County is having a “family reunion” and, with the array of activities scheduled and the number of people expected, it will be one not soon forgotten, county officials said. The 12th annual ...
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Member of church: Harris not ‘cold-blooded killer’
An acquaintance of the Harris family said he doesn’t think Ross Harris is guilty, and he prays the truth about the accusations that the father left his son in a hot car to die will be revealed soon...
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Athlete of the Week: Savana Sikes, Chapel Hill
The Chapel Hill softball team started its season in strong form, amassing nine wins and dropping only one region contest through Aug. 29. A major factor in the Panthers’ success has been freshman s...
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Elected officials and college degrees
Apr 04, 2014 | 870285 views | 0 0 comments | 579 579 recommendations | email to a friend | print

Do you think it is important for elected officials to have college degrees?