Local children in Horizon Theatre’s 'Madeline's Christmas'
by Bobby Tedder
December 17, 2014 03:42 PM | 0 0 comments | 5 5 recommendations | email to a friend
(UPDATED THURSDAY AT 12:17 P.M. WITH THE NAMES OF TWO MORE LOCAL CAST MEMBERS) Productions of “Madeline’s Christmas” at the Horizon Theatre Co. in Little Five Points have fast become an Atlanta holiday staple. The musical — based on Ludwig Bemelmans’ classic children’s book — is set to run through Dec. 31 for the seventh consecutive year. It has at least eight young actors from Buckhead and Sandy Springs. “It really is a profound experience for children,” director Spring Mason said ...
Area’s schools CCRPI scores mixed
The Georgia Department of Education Tuesday released the College and Career Ready Performance Index, based on data from the 2013-14 academic year. Local schools had mixed results. In February 2012,...
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Column: Progress being made in state’s charter school efforts
You may recall I vigorously opposed passage of a constitutional amendment in 2012 creating the State Charter School Commission that would allow an alternative method for authorizing charter schools...
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House: Gingrey broke Ethics Code
The U.S. House Ethics Committee Thursday gave outgoing District 11 U.S. Rep. Phil Gingrey, R-Marietta, a public rebuke because he arranged meetings for representatives of a bank he had invested in....
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  • Elected officials and college degrees
    Apr 04, 2014 | 1441564 views | 0 0 comments | 827 827 recommendations | email to a friend | print

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