Victor Holmes credits students, staff for Paulding Teacher of the Year award
by Bill Baldowski
May 19, 2015 02:36 PM | 0 0 comments | 14 14 recommendations | email to a friend
When Moses Middle School math and science teacher Victor Holmes was named this year’s Paulding County teacher of the year last week, he turned the spotlight of classroom achievement back on his students. “Any success we may have had in the classroom, I don’t want credited to Victor Holmes but rather to Victor Holmes’ students,” said the 49-year-old native New Yorker. A single father of a college student, Holmes is in his second career after retiring from the Navy. He is the first Mo...
Toy donation sought during Paulding blood drive Friday
Citizens For A Better Paulding County is sponsoring a toy drive from noon to 5 p.m. in conjunction with a Friday blood drive in memory of Paulding Sheriff's Cpl. Sam Driskell at the meeting room at...
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Column: Nobel Peace Laureates summit situation a mess
I have been trying to figure out what to do with my free time now that I have decided not to run for president of the U.S. — or what’s left of it. Some of you wrote and asked me to reconsider my de...
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Chairman says he believes Paulding commissioners ignore duties to focus on airport
Three Paulding commissioners’ sole purpose in office appears to be halting development of the county’s airport, Paulding Airport Authority Chairman Calvin Thompson said last week. “They’re not tryi...
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