Teachers were asking for public education to be funded

Posted May 3, 2018 at 9:03 am

by Doris Farley

I hope I can clear up some of the confusion about why teachers were protesting in Frankfort this past week. We were not asking for a raise in salary, we were asking for Public Education to be fully funded.

For the past several years “dark money” has been funneled into this country. By this I mean wealthy individuals and big corporations want to undermine Public Education and promote Charter Schools. Why? Big corporations can make money from Charter Schools and want American’s tax dollars to fund them.

Clinton County has consistently graduated students who go on to become doctors, nurses, pharmacists, engineers, lawyers, educators and many more in other professional fields.

Yes, teachers were protesting for Public Education.

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    School shootings raise debates

    Posted February 28, 2018 at 10:14 am

    by Brooke Wright,

    Recent school shootings raise debates on gun control

    Jerry Hester, a 64-year-old retiree from Bowling Green sat outside JC Penney in Greenwood Mall talking to a

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    The world has changed

    Posted September 20, 2017 at 8:47 am

    Boy has the world changed. Not for the better I think.

    When I was a kid, I grew up watching “I Love Lucy,” “Andy Griffith,” the “Beverly Hillbillies,” etc. Now what do kids see on

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    Cinderella marries Prince Charming

    Posted September 13, 2017 at 8:29 am

    I had the most wonderful experience on Labor Day weekend. I went to a wedding in Culver, Indiana. It was just like seeing Cinderella being married to Prince Charming. Kirsten Ann Elliott, the daughter of Kyle and Lori Elliott

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    A Tribute Worthy of a Good Man

    Posted August 30, 2017 at 9:02 am

    by Randy Speck

    Clinton County has lost a good man. David Gene York began teaching in 1969 and was teaching when he died last Thursday. Always kind, caring and compassionate, he instructed hundreds of us

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