Funeral notices for Tuesday, November 12, 2013
Today is Veteran’s Day, a day in which we pause to recognize our fellow citizens who have served in our armed forces and who have sacrificed part of their lives — in too many instances, life itself — to make life for the rest of us more secure.
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Funeral notices for Friday, November 8, 2013
This month we observe Veterans Day, which is a special holiday first set aside by Congress in 1919. Originally it was called Armistice Day, and declared by President Woodrow Wilson as a day to be “filled with solemn pride in the heroism of those who died in the country’s service and with gratitude for the victory” of World War I.
Last week I introduced a discussion about Finnish schools in this column. My reason for doing so was that Finland was once an “also ran” in international test rankings but has in recent years soared to the top. I raised the question as to why we are not studying their system to see if we can learn from them.
Read The Daily Funeral Notices for Nov. 7, 2013
Tuesday’s election saw an assortment of newcomers and familiar faces voted into office in Belding, Carson City, Greenville and Stanton.
Read The Daily News Funeral Notices for Wednesday, Nov. 6, 2013