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Junior High Students Create Their Own Powerful ‘All Kinds of Kinds’ Video

When I was teaching, it never ceased to amaze me how much THEY taught ME. Everyday, I would observe them taking chances, overcoming obstacles, setting goals and dreaming of their futures. Their untouchable, fun way of looking at life, freed MY spirit. Children are God's greatest gift. A gift that was given to us to show is that we need to be without prejudice and more accepting. I found a perfect example of of this in a video that was organized by a group of middle school kids and involved the whole school and community. They created their own version of Miranda Lambert's 'All Kinds of Kinds.'

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Want a Better Chance at Scoring Money for College? Check Out These Three Local Scholarships

There is a common misconception that  only national and school-funded scholarships are available for students but the truth is, there are lots of local scholarships for students who want to further their education

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Today is National Food Day With Event in Downtown Evansville

National Food Day is TODAY!! I know, we enjoy our food everyday! But, we don't always enjoy the right foods. Today, in downtown Evansville, Seton Harvest and Healthy Communities Partnership have banned together to celebrate food by giving AND showing us healthy food options!

 

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East Texas School Teachers Now Carrying Loaded Weapons [POLL]

Starting today, some employees of the Huntington Independent School District in Lufkin, Texas will be carrying loaded weapons on campus.

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What’s the Best Day to Apply for a Job?

Monday isn’t only the first day of the work week. It may also be the first day of your journey to a new job.

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Postgame Handshakes Have Been Banned In Kentucky for High School Sports — Sort of

The State of Kentucky has reported numerous and escalating violent incidents immediately following some high school sporting events including Football, soccer and volleyball in the last three years. As a result, the Kentucky High School Athletic Association has banned postgame handshakes, which has long been the symbol of sportsmanship in this country.

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High School Football Coach Suspends Entire Team for Character Issues

Matt Labrum is the head football coach at Union High School in Utah and his team got blown out last Friday night 40-16. After the game, in the locker room, Coach Labrum told his team to turn in their jerseys and they were all suspended. The confused players had no idea the mass suspension was not related to anything on the field.

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Tip to Extend the Life of Your Jack O’ Lantern

I know there are a lot of Facebook haters out there. And, to be honest, because of the drama, Facebook gets a bad rap sometimes. But, I have found some really cool info and tips while browsing through my news feed that I am going to pass along to you.

 

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‘True’ Communications Commercial Will Bring Tears to Your Eyes and Move You to Give

While scrolling through my Facebook news feed this morning, I saw a post from my friend Jessica. It was a link to a 3 minute commercial that moved me to tears.

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New Report Finds Indiana Youth Smoking Less Pot – Abusing Prescription Drugs

Marijuana use is on the decline among Indiana youth, as a new study finds that children in Grades 6-12 are continuing to partake in less of the drug than they did at its peak in 2008.

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Student Tricks Class Into Thinking He’s the Professor

When I was helping mold young minds, (I know, scary thought!;-) I realized early on that I was in their lives to help them achieve their dreams. I had to be stern yet gentle, harsh yet kind, firm yet soft and above all, I had to be and do exactly what I said. Integrity was the key to earning their trust. Basically, they had to believe what I was telling them. Trust that I was leading them in the right direction and believe in me so I could help them believe in themselves.

 

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Is The ‘I Love Balls’ Campaign for Testicular Cancer Awareness Too Much?

I have always been a huge supporter of the 'Race for the Cure' to promote breast cancer awareness and help find a cure. The t-shirts that the runners and walkers wear to support their loved ones and women around the world always bring a smile to my face. Shirts like, 'I LOVE BOOBIES' are everywhere. So, I'm not sure why this campaign shocked me but, it did.

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