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UVa Medical Center Reports Increase in COVID Hospitalizations |  Local news

UVa Medical Center Reports Increase in COVID Hospitalizations | Local news

Positive COVID-19 cases and related hospitalizations are on the rise again in the Charlottesville area. There were 33 COVID-19 patients at the University of Virginia Medical Center on Friday, up from five at the end of last month. Only two patients were in intensive care on Friday. Two were in pediatric wards and three were …

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Schoolyard Cancel-Culture Bullies are coming for Daniel Boone

Schoolyard Cancel-Culture Bullies are coming for Daniel Boone

Daniel Boone goes through the Cumberland Gorge with his group of pioneers. A photo: Bettman Archive There are plans to change the name of the Chicago high school I attended. Daniel Boone, dominated by smug political correctness, is now a problem. The old pioneer apparently kept seven slaves and took possession of lands belonging (as …

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Schoolyard Cancel-Culture Bullies are coming for Daniel Boone

Schoolyard Cancel-Culture Bullies are coming for Daniel Boone

Daniel Boone goes through the Cumberland Gorge with his group of pioneers. A photo: Bettman Archive There are plans to change the name of the Chicago high school I attended. Daniel Boone, dominated by smug political correctness, is now a problem. The old pioneer apparently kept seven slaves and took possession of lands belonging (as …

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RISE Academy Graduate Persistently Crosses Cultural Barriers |  Local news

RISE Academy Graduate Persistently Crosses Cultural Barriers | Local news

Editor’s note: This is one of a series of high school alumni stories in Smith County. From Columbia to Tyler, Jose Reyes Bastidas has overcome cultural barriers to adjust to a new life, graduate from high school and earn an associate’s degree. At a young age, the father of a RISE Academy graduate died, so …

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Schoolyard Cancel-Culture Bullies are coming for Daniel Boone

Schoolyard Cancel-Culture Bullies are coming for Daniel Boone

Daniel Boone goes through the Cumberland Gorge with his group of pioneers. A photo: Bettman Archive There are plans to change the name of the Chicago high school I attended. Daniel Boone, dominated by smug political correctness, is now a problem. The old pioneer apparently kept seven slaves and took possession of lands belonging (as …

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Schoolyard Cancel-Culture Bullies are coming for Daniel Boone

Schoolyard Cancel-Culture Bullies are coming for Daniel Boone

Daniel Boone goes through the Cumberland Gorge with his group of pioneers. A photo: Bettman Archive There are plans to change the name of the Chicago high school I attended. Daniel Boone, dominated by smug political correctness, is now a problem. The old pioneer apparently kept seven slaves and took possession of lands belonging (as …

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Chemical experiment sends 4 students to hospital |  News

Chemical experiment sends 4 students to hospital | News

The North Central High School senior who was injured in a chemistry experiment on Tuesday afternoon remains hospitalized in Indianapolis and will need skin grafting and therapy, according to his father. David Hooper said his son Ethan was airlifted to Eskenazi Health’s burn center on Tuesday; his son was first taken to Terre Haute Regional …

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UPDATE 2: Chemical experiment sends 4 students to hospital |  News

UPDATE 2: Chemical experiment sends 4 students to hospital | News

The North Central High School senior who was injured in a chemistry experiment on Tuesday afternoon remains in a hospital in Indianapolis and will need skin grafting and therapy, according to his father. David Hooper said his son Ethan was airlifted to Eskenazi Health’s burn center on Tuesday; his son was first taken to Terre …

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Workers Vote to Create Missouri's Only Active Library Union |  Health, Medical & Fitness

Workers Vote to Create Missouri’s Only Active Library Union | Health, Medical & Fitness

MARGARET STAFFORD – Associated Press Public librarians in Colombia are voting this week on whether they want to become the only active public library union in the state. If staff at the Daniel Boone Regional Library, which has branches in Columbia, Fulton, Ashland and Holts Summit, ratify the union, they will join a growing movement …

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