There’s no reason to stay at home alone this Fourth of July - with the celebration falling on the weekend this year, you have several options for joining in celebration with the whole community.
When a holiday is steeped in history and tradition like the Fourth of July, there’s no shortage of fun facts and interesting trivia to make your celebration of America’s Independence even more meaningful.
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Policing in 2015 has seen tremendous change. Highly publicized officer involved shootings across the nation have forced agencies into seeking ways to “show” the public what is happening in “real time.” This National trend has accelerated the need for body worn cameras. Body worn cameras have reportedly reduced the number of use of force incidents within departments as well as dramatically reduced citizen complaints. This is largely due to both officers and citizens “behaving appropriately.”
Cancer is not kids stuff! With a new venue for the Relay for Life, Danielle has drawn a map of the area where people can park, where the meal will be served, restrooms, and team camps for those who will be attending.
A number of changes at the Gregory Elementary School were approved at the June 9, 2015 meeting of the Gregory School Board. Following that meeting, Superintendent Sara Klein was asked to summarize the changes in staffing and the resulting general fund expenditures in the school district during the past five to seven years. Three elementary teachers hired with opt out funding.
The regular meeting of the Gregory County Commission was held Tuesday, June 16, 2015. Commissioners Darrell Bentz, Lance Matucha, Jessy Biggins, Jeff Johnson and Myron Johnson were present.