Broadway-bound scholarship contest open till Jan. 5
by Noreen Cochran
December 16, 2014 12:55 PM | 0 0 comments | 0 0 recommendations | email to a friend
A chance to be on Broadway is up for grabs in the August Wilson monologue competition, a national contest named for the Pulitzer Prize-winning playwright and hosted in Atlanta by Kenny Leon’s True Colors Theatre Co. Metro area high school students have until Jan. 5 to sign up at “There is no cost to apply for this program and no previous acting experience is required,” theater company Education Director Hilda Willis said in a statement. Students can se...
Transportation funding to dominate 2015 Ga. legislative session
Georgia’s transportation needs and how to pay for them emerged this week as the issues that will dominate the 2015 legislation session. Lawmakers convene Jan. 12 at the state Capitol. The search fo...
Dec 17, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 0 0 recommendations | email to a friend
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Column: Progress being made in state’s charter school efforts
You may recall I vigorously opposed passage of a constitutional amendment in 2012 creating the State Charter School Commission that would allow an alternative method for authorizing charter schools...
Dec 11, 2014 | 1 1 comments | 19 19 recommendations | email to a friend
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Black Friday not as big as it used to be
Black Friday shoppers are starting to look like procrastinators. The traditional kickoff to the holiday shopping season didn't seem as frenzied as in past years after many die-hard shoppers swarmed...
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Elected officials and college degrees
Apr 04, 2014 | 1420907 views | 0 0 comments | 820 820 recommendations | email to a friend | print

Do you think it is important for elected officials to have college degrees?