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Lyndi Trischler has a passion for police work. She became a Florence Police officer in February 2012. Last year, she welcomed her first daughter and a few months later became pregnant with her firstMore >>
Lyndi Trischler has a passion for police work. That's why she became a Florence Police officer in 2012. Now, she says, she is forced to choose between her job and her family.More >>
Dashcam footage captures an amazingly acrobatic motorcycle accident. As a car switches lanes, a motorcyclist slams into the vehicle's rear bumper. The motorcyclists is launched into the air, flips andMore >>
Dashcam footage captures an amazingly acrobatic motorcycle accident.More >>
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The police chief for Gulf Shores along Alabama's coast is weighing-in on the actions of the law enforcement commander in charge of Ferguson, Missouri's in the wake of an escalating crisis brought on byMore >>
Gulf Shores Police Chief Ed Delmore wrote a blistering open letter to Captain Ronald S. Johnson, who was given command of law enforcement operations following days of looting and rioting in the city.More >>
a month of searching, Oregon City Schools has their new superintendent.
school board chose former student Dr. Lonny Rivera. They say the decision was a
‘no-brainer.' They voted for Rivera unanimously.
really didn't pick Lonny, the community did," said Board President PJ
Kapfhammer. "You couldn't go anywhere without 20-30 people saying, ‘What are
you waiting for? Lonny Rivera is our guy'…He's the guy to bring everybody back
together. It's just that simple."
took his seat with the board, wiping tears from his eyes. He called the
position the pinnacle of his career.
seems like I have been on a journey all over, and I have been in great places
with great people," he said. "But truly, to me, to be home where my roots have
been, that's where I'd like to be able to stay and to be able to watch kids
grow, to be able to watch the community grow."
board expects Rivera to make tough decisions, bond with the public, and help
the district become an ‘Excellent with Distinction' district.
was chosen over Dr. Deb Piotrowski. He will spend his last day with Maumee City
Schools on June 28. His first official day with Oregon is August 1, and he says
he has expectations of his own.
goal for this district is to have a love for, have people love their jobs," he
said. "I want kids to love being in school. I want that. It's such a big part
of your life, why not enjoy every moment of it?"