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A senior adviser to Sierra Leone's president says a third doctor has died from Ebola, marking a setback in the country's fight against the virulent disease.More >>
A third top doctor has died from Ebola in Sierra Leone, a government official said Wednesday, as a leading American health official warned that the outbreak sweeping West Africa would get worse.More >>
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A cross was burned in the yard of a Smith County man after what his family is referring to as a vicious hate crime occurred. Family members say that Craig Wilson was beaten with brass knuckles and shotMore >>
A burning cross, a Smith county man beaten and shot by a family member, and in critical condition. We are told this is much more than a family feud, and outraged family members are calling it a "hate crime."
on the minds of every parent and student in the area: Will there be school
tomorrow? The answer isn't always easy.
in the area say days like Thursday are always difficult to call because it's
not clear what the roads will look like.
the Tuesday night-Wednesday morning snow storm, the area saw major improvements
to roads as crews plowed away, but district officials have to consider all
roads that parents, students and bus drivers will use.
stop, students have to cross to get on the bus – can that vehicle stop in time
to make sure that student can cross safely?" said Perrysburg Superintendent Tom
Hosler. "There's going to be some roads that are clear, and some that aren't,
and it comes down to, you know, how quickly can buses and students get in and
out of those bad areas and get to a good area."
schools in our area have exceeded the number of calamity days allowed by the
state - Perrysburg Schools are at nine days, Northwood is at 10 – but school
officials say that does not play a role in their decision-making process.
not going to make it a different decision now than I would have made earlier in
the year," said Northwood Superintendent Greg Clark. "I'm fairly confident we'll
have plenty of warm days this spring, and if it ends up being into June and
that's what we have to do, then that's what we'll do."
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