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School Bans Cokes at Football Games [POLL]

Alright, I understand it's good for kids to eat healthy at school, but I think the public schools in Portland Maine have lost it! They will no longer serve cokes at football games, and will offer  healthier options to eat like...are ya ready? Hummus and vegetables! Hey, don't get me wrong I like that stuff, but at a football game? Bring on the cokes and junk food!

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Photo:Town Square Media
Photo:Town Square Media
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What Kids Really Want For Back to School? [Survey]

Texarkana stores were packed this past tax- free weekend as parents hurried to find the best deals around town on school supplies and clothing.

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Redwater ISD’s Meet The Teacher Night August 23

The Redwater Volunteer Fire Dept. will be hosting their annual hamburger/hot dog supper during Redwater ISD's Meet the Teacher night, Thursday, August 23 from 5-7:30 p.m.

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usdagov, flickr
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Do School Food Laws Help Kids Lose Weight?

In an effort to curb rising child obesity rates, many states across the US have limited the unhealthy foods that kids can buy at school — and new evidence shows it could be paying off.

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Charles Pieters, flickr
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Should Children Go to School Year Round in Texarkana [POLL]

 

With the school season about to get underway it seems that in every part of the country the school season is starting to get longer.  A school in Louisiana already started this week. My daughter - who is a teacher in Kansas - says their school district starts Monday. All within a span of the next two weeks schools around the Texarkana area will begin their 2012 - 2013 season. I can remember when I was in school we didn't start until after Labor day.

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What You Need to Know to Save Big on Tax Free Weekend August 17-19 [POLL]

Benjamin Franklin once said, "The only things certain in life are death and taxes." Well, kinda... because Tax Free Weekend in Texas is almost here!

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YouTube
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The Top 10 Must See ‘Back to School’ Movies [VIDEO/POLL]

It won't be long before school buses are rolling in Texarkana and students will be heading back to the classroom. Football is right around the corner and the smell of new notebooks, paper and school supplies are already in the store.

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Help a Local Student. Fill a Backpack in Honor of Ashtyn.

In honor of Tommie Ashtyn Roden, a caring 16 year old girl who was tragically taken from us last August, we're asking everyone to fill backpacks with school supplies to help make sure area students have all the supplies they need to start the school year.

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stevendepolo/Flickr
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Arkansas Tax Free Weekend is August 4 – 5, 2012

You can always tell when it's getting close to the school season. Those tax free shopping days start coming around to help with your back-to-school shopping. Fortunately, we live in a town where we get to enjoy two Tax Free Days.

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Two Rivers Museum in Ashdown, Arkansas
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Lose Yourself in Time at Ashdown’s Two Rivers Museum

Located at the corner of Constitution Avenue and Main Street, the Two Rivers Museum welcomes visitors beneath a charming black sign with fanciful scrollwork. This place showcases the diverse story of a county caught between the Red and Little rivers, a community rich in history and abundant in earthy, hard-working people.

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Students rehearse with Eric Whitacre
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Tight Budgets Reduce School Programs – But Should Music Education Be Cut? [POLL]

In Philadelphia, Penn., the Great Valley School Board proposed in March that athletic programs, social workers and elementary school music lessons be cut in order to close a $5.6 million financial gap and stay within budget for the 2012-2013 school year, according to Pete Kennedy on Patch.com. To date, no final decisions have been made.

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Musician Esperanza Hurley and Strings Teacher Jimmy Jones
Musician Esperanza Hurley with Music Teacher Jimmy Jones at College Hill Elementary School (Photo © Jathan Fink/Townsquare Media)
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College Hill Elementary School Students Bid A Fond Farewell to Music Education Teacher Jimmy Jones

Music educator Jimmy Jones retires after 39 years of teaching students about the rich history of music and the joy of performing classic masterpieces.

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