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Second Quarter 3rd Grade: Local citizens are invited to attend one of three community-wide opportunities scheduled from 6: Please join us as we continue to plan and would truly appreciate your input. To earn an academic letter, a student must earn a 3. Earning academic letters were: Line up in front of the High School or the Sports Complex. The parade will turn left at the three way stop and pass in front of the Middle School. The parade will continue through downtown will end in front of the police station.

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Find a good read: Boy meets boy by David Levithan When Paul falls hard for Noah, he thinks he has found his one true love, but when things take a turn for the worse and Noah walks out of his life, Paul has to find a way to get him back and make everything right once more, in a tale about the up, downs, and dramas of teen relationships. See you at Harry’s by Johanna Knowles Twelve-year-old Fern feels invisible to her family, where grumpy year-old Sarah is working at the family restaurant, year-old Holden is struggling with school bullies and his emerging homosexuality, and adorable, 3-year-old Charlie is always the center of attention, so when tragedy strikes, the fragile bond holding the family together is stretched almost to the breaking point.

Beautiful Music for Ugly Children by Kirstin Cronn-Mills The award-winning author of The Sky Always Hears Me and the Hills Don’t Mind presents the story of teen DJ Gabe, a transgendered youth who knows himself to be a boy trapped in a girl’s body and whose efforts to gain acceptance are threatened by a violent gang of bullies. Lies we tell ourselves by Robin Talley The civil rights movement in Virginia irrevocably changes the lives of two girls: Silhouette of a sparrow by Molly Beth Griffin During the summer of in the lake resort town of Excelsior, Minnesota, sixteen-year-old Garnet, who dreams of indulging her passion for ornithology, is resigned to marrying a nice boy and settling into middle-class homemaking until she takes a liberating job in a hat shop and begins an intense, secret relationship with a daring and beautiful flapper Simon vs.

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While the Riordan brothers have a reputation for being rough-and-tumble, Patrick has always been the gentle, sweet-natured one. But his easygoing manner is tested by his high-octane career as a navy pilot, and for the Riordan men, when the going gets tough the tough find the love of a good woman. Angie LeCroix wants to spend Christmas in Virgin River relaxing, away from her well-intentioned but hovering mother. Yet instead of freedom, she gets her uncle, Jack Sheridan.

And certainly not with Patrick Riordan. But Angie has her own idea of the kind of Christmas she wants and the kind of man. Patrick and Angie thought they wanted to be left alone this Christmas until they met each other.

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Contact Us Explore Section The earliest recorded history of the Clayton area is found in the journal of English surveyor John Lawson, who made a reconnaissance survey of Carolina in to explore development possibilities for the eight Lords Proprietors. Conflicts between colonists and the Tuscarora led to a brutal war between and , and the defeated natives were banished from the colony.

The British crown purchased seven of the proprietors’ interests in , and European settlers soon began taking up lands there, some bringing African and Native American slaves. In , the colonial assembly created Johnston County from Craven to more effectively govern new settlers. The creation of Dobbs County from Johnston County in placed the Clayton area in the center of Johnston, and a new courthouse was built on William Hinton’s plantation. It was there at Hinton’s Quarter that a tax revolt took place in the summer of , as backwoodsmen known as Regulators attempted to take over the county court by force.

A mob armed with clubs repulsed the Regulators that same day and reclaimed power for the local ruling elite.

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Seeing God in the Hard Times by Jordyn Redwood This time of year can be difficult for people going through hard times. Everyone on social media is posting their thirty days of gratitude and all you might want to do is put a big red “X” through every post. As a nurse, I see lives turn head over heels every day. Sometimes, in small ways, but other times in a life changing event. That day becomes the before and after day.

This was Christmas for me last year.

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Controversy[ edit ] Anthropologist Helen Fisher in What happens in the dating world can reflect larger currents within popular culture. For example, when the book The Rules appeared, it touched off media controversy about how men and women should relate to each other, with different positions taken by New York Times columnist Maureen Dowd [58] and British writer Kira Cochrane of The Guardian. Sara McCorquodale suggests that women meeting strangers on dates meet initially in busy public places, share details of upcoming dates with friends or family so they know where they’ll be and who they’ll be with, avoid revealing one’s surname or address, and conducting searches on them on the Internet prior to the date.

Don’t leave drinks unattended; have an exit plan if things go badly; and ask a friend to call you on your cell phone an hour into the date to ask how it’s going. If you explain beautifully, a woman does not look to see whether you are handsome or not — but listens more, so you can win her heart. That is why I advise our boys to read stories and watch movies more and to learn more beautiful phrases to tell girls.

The Internet is shaping the way new generations date. Facebook , Skype , Whatsapp , and other applications have made remote connections possible. Online dating tools are an alternate way to meet potential dates. The average duration of courtship before proceeding to engagement or marriage varies considerably throughout the world. He has to build his own house, store lots of tobacco and dry coffee leaves for the girl’s parents and have many cows and goats.

If the girl is from a wealthy family the dowry given to her parents is worth about to cows, about 1, sheep or goats, five camels and three rifles. Shanghai marriage market Patterns of dating are changing in China, with increased modernization bumping into traditional ways.

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One of the best examples of this is Antonia Minor: She never knew her father, who left his family for his ill-fated affair with Queen Cleopatra when Antonia was a toddler; she was raised by her mother and her uncle Octavian soon to be known as Caesar Augustus as part of a collection of important children brought up within Augustus’ oversight, the offspring of family, friends, and enemies.

Growing up in such an environment, Antonia must have learned the ways of Rome from an early age. She learned them well indeed. At age 20 she married her step-cousin Drusus, the darling of the Roman military world.

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Jane Fonda starred in her first workout video in In , less than 24 percent of American adults exercised regularly; by , that figure had risen to 59 percent. Cholesterol levels fell, and so did blood pressure. Deaths from heart disease plummeted 48 percent. And, in large part due to boomer mojo, the average life expectancy jumped from What made our sweat special? It’s not just that we wanted tight tushes, better health and eternal youth. Of course, we did, but that’s been true since before Spartacus rocked his squats and lunges.

It’s that we fashioned fitness into a personal statement. In fact, though, the early pressure on boomers to exercise didn’t have any feel-good roots — it was caused by angst over the decreasing fitness of our nation’s children. When s research from New York University showed American youths were significantly less fit than their European counterparts, the feds sprang into action, notes Ed Thomas, a fitness historian and former instructor at the U.

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Depending on the state, the answer is yes. May 24th, at 8: June 22nd, at 2: And purchased my car from a company called Drivrtime. I was shown a Carfax and was reassured that everything is taken care of prior to the car being placed on the lot. Seeing how I was in a pinch and had no car whatsoever I was very amused as to what they are saying and went along with it because it all sounded very promising.

There is no agony like bearing an untold story inside of you. – Maya Angelou. We can do no great things, only small things with great love.. – Mother Teresa. There came a time when the risk to remain tight in the bud was more painful than the risk it took to blossom. – .

Learn about the different reasons for homelessness, and remember, every situation is unique. One of the first steps in helping people is to see them as individuals and to find out what they need. Notice them; talk to them. Most are starved for attention. Treat them as you would wish to be treated if you needed assistance. Try a kind word and a smile. You can find shelters in your phone book. For every paper sold, the homeless earn five cents deposited in a special savings account earmarked for rent.

When you pass someone who asks for change, offer him or her something to eat. If you take a lunch, pack a little extra. When you eat at a restaurant, order something to take with you when you leave. Donations to nonprofit organizations that serve the homeless go a long way.

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Sharing Books and Authors, with an emphasis on Mysteries. Who is Margaret Harkness? Margaret Harkness was a journalist and author in the late s who published under the name John Law. And, she, like the other main characters in this compelling story, was a real person. Arthur Doyle is a young practicing physician in He’s published one story featuring a detective called Sherlock Holmes, “A Study in Scarlet”, but he is so disillusioned by the small payment he received that he vows never to write another crime story.

Instead, he’s working on a historical novel. He’s stunned to receive a summons from former Prime Minister William Gladstone. Will Doyle come to London and meet with Gladstone’s secretary to learn of an unusual proposal? Intrigued, the young doctor takes the train to discover why Gladstone would want him. Doyle thinks Gladstone is a patient.

Instead, Gladstone is a concerned citizen worried about the Whitechapel killings of prostitutes by an unknown person called “Leather Apron”. According to Gladstone’s secretary, Jonathan Wilkins, he wants Doyle to act as a consultant to the Metropolitan police to assist with the investigation.

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This book is so cute and sapphic. It made me cry a lot. Let’s blame it on the election. Best friends to lovers. Life doesn’t get better than that. There were a few aspects of this I didn’t like mostly the lying about being gay for attention but these were all addressed in the story and weren’t shown as okay, which I loved. I’ve heard of this as being called ‘faking it done right’ and despite never having watched faking it, I totally agree!

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Her family lived in Wyandotte, Michigan for a time. However her father had moved the family to Anaconda, Montana for his work, where they lived briefly, among other places. Her ancestors were mostly English , but a few were Scottish , French , and Irish. Henry Ball was a lineman for Bell Telephone Company and was frequently transferred. Lucille Ball recalled little from the day her father died, but remembered a bird getting trapped in the house.

From that day forward, she suffered from ornithophobia.

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United States in front of a panel of three federal judges in a small-scale replica of the courtroom at the United States Supreme Court. To reach the championship round, these outstanding students had to compete against dozens of teams from all corners of the continental United States. Lori and McDonnell and Boyer and Askew not only submitted the best-written appellate briefs, but also proved to be the most able oral advocates in the preliminary oral argument rounds.

Their skills were put to the test during the championship round where, during oral argument in front of a lively panel of three distinguished judges, the students had to respond to rapid fire and complex legal questions. I particularly liked the judges, who asked the most probing questions I have ever received and gave me the most insight into how appellate courts actually work. Joanna Boyer, a junior, is active on color guard and the Moot Court Team.

She is also involved in her church youth group and Police Explorers outside of school. After high school, Joanna plans on attending the Coast Guard Academy. Outside of school, Makaylia is a self-taught artist. Of our second place finalists, their coach Aaron Hull shared: They met with me multiple times and met in the mornings with our We The People coaches in the mornings and on a Sunday before the competition.

Most impressively, they engaged their peers, three other pairs that made the live rounds Alexander Bound and Matthew Weindling, James Heavey and Nick Liu, and Jovita Li and Catherine Yang , in preparations and arguments for Nationals to sharpen their understanding and focus on the Carpenter case. The teamwork, collaboration, and dedication of the entire squad propelled Zack and Chris forward to a marvelous nationals performance.

They are a testament to what can be achieved when thought leaders, public officials, schools, teachers, and parents invest in the civics education of our young people!

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