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  • Friends Remember Hope Professor who Died After Giving Birth

    Friends Remember Hope Professor who Died After Giving Birth
    Dr. Jennifer Young Tait, a member of the Hope College English faculty since 2002, died Saturday after suffering complications from premature childbirth.
  • 10 things you might not know about the Founding Fathers (and Mothers)

    10 things you might not know about the Founding Fathers (and Mothers)
    The people who founded this nation aren't moldy mannequins in history's closet — they're inspirational figures for modern America as we celebrate the Fourth of July holiday. Former Gov. Rod Blagojevich recently said he had a "man crush" on Alexander...

    With hope of being free, James Pennington fled Rockland estate

    With hope of being free, James Pennington fled Rockland estate
    With a piece of India n flour bread in his pocket and hopes of becoming a free man in his heart, James W.C. Pennington ran away from Rockland Estate in search of freedom. The so-called fugitive blacksmith would go on to become a minister in Presbyterian...

    DISD to hold public hearings to discuss school consolidation proposal

    DISD to hold public hearings to discuss school consolidation proposal
    The first of several public hearings will be tonight to discuss D-I-S-D's recommendation to consolidate almost a dozen schools. The district could shut down the eleven campues over the next two years if district officials can't find another way to...

    Protesters fight DISD's proposal to consolidate eleven schools

    Protesters fight DISD's proposal to consolidate eleven schools
    Parents, students, and community members gathered at H.S. Thompson Thursday night to protest Dallas Independent School District's proposal. District leaders are recommending nine elementary schools and two middle schools be consolidated, meaning some...