150 book bags distributed through Albany school giveaway

150 book bags distributed through Albany school giveaway

ALBANY, Ga. (WALB) – Dougherty County Schools are back in session on Monday and the community is continuing to give back. “The smiles that we were able to put on families faces, kids faces, and just all around the community. It was so enriching and so cherishing,” Keimon Jefferson, organizer of the book bag donation … Read more

Texas Student Gets Children’s Book Published – NBC 5 Dallas-Fort Worth

Texas Student Gets Children’s Book Published – NBC 5 Dallas-Fort Worth

Brek Bradshaw is a 5th grader at Shackelford Elementary School in Waxahachie, but he’s more than a student. “I have a job,” Bradshaw said smiling. “It’s an author.” Bradshaw won a book writing contest last year to have his book ‘Chicken Bot and the Golden Egg’ published. “His story was just catchy. The title was … Read more

Schools districts across DC area impacted by teacher shortages

Schools districts across DC area impacted by teacher shortages

Teacher shortages impacts DC area as school year approaches School districts all across the DC region are struggling to hire teachers, this means many classrooms may have to deal with overcrowding due to being short staffed to start the year. FOX 5’s Sierra Fox reports. School districts all across the DC region are struggling to … Read more

California Launches CalKIDS College Savings Program for Newborns – NBC Los Angeles

California Launches CalKIDS College Savings Program for Newborns – NBC Los Angeles

The state of California is launching a new program called CalKIDS, which will open a small college savings account for every newborn in the state. The program was designed to help children in California get access to higher education, especially those from traditionally underserved communities, according to the website. The money, which will be owned … Read more

DR. ROBERT WALLACE: Never judge a book (or person) by the cover | News

DR. ROBERT WALLACE: Never judge a book (or person) by the cover | News

DR. WALLACE: I’m a girl who just finished high school and unfortunately experienced a bad breakup right after we graduated. I’d been with the same guy for a year and a half, and we looked perfect together! He was a big, handsome and successful athlete at our high school, and I was a cheerleader there … Read more

Student jobseekers say $7b Centrelink changes are ‘penalising’ them for studying

Student jobseekers say b Centrelink changes are ‘penalising’ them for studying

Rebekah Maslen has been working hard to prepare herself for a new career. Key points: The transition to Workforce Australia has been described as “appalling”  Some students say they have been told by job agencies to complete extra mutual obligations, despite rules stating they do not need to Job providers and the government concede there … Read more

Teaching the Way: Recovering addict shares Christ in children’s book | News

Teaching the Way: Recovering addict shares Christ in children’s book | News

It hasn’t been an easy road for Laurel native Amy Vaughn-Jackson. She was a teen mom, became addicted to drugs, has served time in jail and prison, attempted suicide 18 years ago, has had cervical and uterine cancer and, most recently, survived colon cancer. But she has turned her life around and recently released a … Read more

Mark McGowan in security scare after University of WA student targets him over abortion at press conference

Mark McGowan in security scare after University of WA student targets him over abortion at press conference

A University of Western Australia student gate crashed a press conference being held by Premier Mark McGowan and had to be ushered away by his security team as she demand to know whether abortion would be made free across the State. The female student approached Mr McGowan as he was preparing to answer questions from … Read more