Silver anniversary inspires first 5K
by Noreen Cochran
September 23, 2014 03:45 PM | 0 0 comments | 0 0 recommendations | email to a friend
The Old National Merchants Association will celebrate its 25 years of taking steps to promote economic development by hosting its inaugural 5K run and walk Saturday at 8:30 a.m. at Old National Commons Plaza, 5495 Old National Hwy., College Park 30349. Association vice president Kevin Smith said the event will be an opportunity to exercise and enjoy “unity in the community.” “The purpose of the event is two-fold – first, to bring unity to the Old National community through an activi...
Charter proposal to address low graduation rate
Fulton County Schools has sent out a request for charter proposals, due Jan. 16, to create a charter high school in Hapeville slated to open in August. The request process combines a charter school...
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Guest column: Let’s not take literacy for granted
The ability to read is akin to breathing. If you breathe easily, you don’t think about it. But if you struggle with breathing — with asthma, allergies or sensitivity to summer smog — you have a pro...
Sep 18, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 2 2 recommendations | email to a friend
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Column: The apple, the tree and letting it be
The phone rang on a Tuesday evening. I didn’t answer it. I always try not to. Excluding telemarketers, no one calls me at home. And I mean no one. My wife gets most of the calls. If one of my relat...
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Elected officials and college degrees
Apr 04, 2014 | 884520 views | 0 0 comments | 589 589 recommendations | email to a friend | print

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