The first meeting of the Superintendent’s Task Force on Ethics and Licensure will be held this Thursday, March 20, beginning at 9:30 a.m., in Room 224, Education Building, 301 N. Wilmington Street, Raleigh.
At the March Board meeting, members approved revision of the K-5 Mathematics Standard Course of Study, adoption of a Praxis II test for licensure in Latin, staff recommendations regarding program approval exemption requests under the Innovative Education Initiatives Act as well as school-based calendar waivers for educational purposes, and its 2008-09 Supplemental Budget request.
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Due to the need for all blood types, a special blood drive will be held at the Ambassador Inn and Suites, Friday, March 21, 2008 (Good Friday). The address for the Ambassador Inn is 197 Parham Street and the contact person is LaToya Thomas at 252.492.1126. Free T-shirts will be given to all donors.
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Arrests – Jonathan Phillip Durham, of 705 E. Andrews Avenue, was arrested for contempt of court violations. He was placed in the Vance County Jail under a $4,000 secured bond.
by Staff Reports The Henderson City Council’s Legislative Committee met on March 18, 2008 in the council chambers at city hall.
A rumor has been floating around that Home in Henderson will cease operation on March 21, 2008.
Arrests – Natasha Durham of 721 Berry Street was arrested on March 13, 2008 for assault with a deadly weapon (box cutter). She was placed in the Vance County Jail with a $1,000 secured bond.
Here is the slate of candidates who will be on the ballot for the May 6, 2008 primary:
Do we need a slacking law? Would it help? Is it constitutional? Let us know your thoughts about this or anything else on today’s open line.
Frank Frazier, Interim Assistant City Manager, has been named Assistant City Manager — Water Resources and Public Services, effective immediately by Ed Wyatt, Henderson Interim City Manager.
The Henderson City Council’s Legislative Committee will meet today at 11:00 a.m. in council chambers at City Hall.
Washington, D.C. —- U.S. Rep. Bob Etheridge (D-Lillington) on Friday urged Congress to examine the military’s mental health system during a hearing of the House Armed Service Committee’s Military Personnel Subcommittee.
We don’t have any really good St. Patrick’s Day stories, but if you do, post them here.
Small businesses are important to our economy.
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The Daily Dispatch is reporting that a woman was stabbed on Garnett Street yesterday afternoon. Has violence moved from the back streets to Main Street as a reader has suggested to us? Is Henderson to become like the Tombstone, Arizona of old? Let us know your thoughts on this weekend’s open line.
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