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Readers of this column will not be surprised to hear me say that I am not a fan of standardized testing. Of course, I believe we need to assess the work of students and of course, I believe we must hold teachers accountable for their work. But I have long believed that the obsession with testing for the purpose of punishing teachers is off the mark. And I have found someone who agrees and says it much more eloquently than I.
It’s hard not to notice the streak of small orange flags lined along M-57, west of Greenville, flapping in the wind.
Read The Daily News Funeral Notices for Saturday, April 12, 2014
Three people were injured in a two-vehicle crash this afternoon near Greenville.
Read The Daily News Funeral Notices for Friday, April 11, 2014
Water is supposed to be clear, at least the stuff you pour into a glass. But for a long time, in the city of Stanton, that wasn’t always the case. Old, rusting water mains, some laid down during the Eisenhower administration, often turned the city’s water an unappetizing, though essentially harmless, shade of yellow or brown.
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Read The Daily News Funeral Notices for Wednesday, April 9, 2014
What a time for water! We all appreciate the fact that a long winter’s snow and ice is turning to something that is undeniably life-sustaining. But here comes the hangover — the stuff that has been stored since maybe last November is melting and becoming part of your life in April and beyond.