Hey kids! Remember how excited you were when you woke up on December 6th, 9th, and 10th and found out you didn't have to go to school because of the snow? Funny story, now you have to go on days you weren't originally scheduled to because of it. Hilarious, right? Why are you crying?
When you were in school, chances are dodgeball was as big a part of your life as it was in mine. Its almost hard to imagine life without dodgeball on the school playgrounds, but that is exactly what is happening in New Hampshire, where one school district has banned the iconic game because of concerns that dodgeball leads to bullying.
The flu season is here and the Tri-State is being hit hard, as is the rest of the country. This is one of the largest flu outbreaks in years and all of us are being warned to take precautions. Schools in Grayville, IL have taken the unusual step of closing their schools for the next three days, starting today.