Local News

Paige Havens

Tens of thousands of Georgians live with life-long disabilities due to brain and spinal cord injury. As medical technology, safety and trauma care have improved more people survive traumatic injury, but many then face a lifetime of physical, behavioral and cognitive impairments requiring ongoing support services. On any given day in communities all across Georgia, survivors of brain and spinal cord injury and their caregivers gather together in support groups to share the struggles they face living with these lifelong impairments.

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GCPS seeks input in review of AKS for mathematics, science, fine arts, health and PE, and career and technical education

(GCPS) invites parents, community members,and GCPS staff members to participate in the school district’s review of the curriculum. The public can participate via an online review of proposed AKS and an online survey, offering feedback on new AKS (Academic Knowledge and Skills) standards that have been developed to align the curriculum with the Common Core Georgia Performance Standards (CCGPS), as well as AKS for new courses. The review begins Oct. 15 and runs through Friday, October 31.

 

 

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Inaugural Boss of the Toss: Cornhole & Tailgating Event
Recreational sporting event on Duluth Town Green 

Duluth, GA (October 14, 2014) – It will be a fantastic, bean bag tossing, head twirling fun day on Duluth Town Green. Cornhole enthusiasts, children, parents, and anyone looking to have a great time are invited to the inaugural Boss of the Toss: Corn hole & Tailgating event. 

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