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(Winston-Salem, NC)    No matter whether students are in class or learning online, they still need school supplies, and that can be an expensive proposition. According to the National Retail Federation’s annual Back-to-School Spending Survey, families with a child in school can expect to pay…

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SALT LAKE CITY (Grassroots Newswire) July 30, 2020 - The following local residents have earned a degree from Western Governors University (WGU). The online, nonprofit university has graduated over 190,000 students from across the country since its inception in 1997.

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WINSTON-SALEM, N.C. (July 30, 2020) Executive Director Ginger Hendricks has submitted her resignation to the Bookmarks Board of Directors, noting that her main consideration at this time is to focus on her family.  Her last day will be September 30, 2020, after the completion of Bookmarks Si…

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HIGH POINT, N.C., July 29, 2020 – Dr. Jordan Smith, assistant professor and co-curricular coordinator in High Point University’s Fred Wilson School of Pharmacy, recently secured a grant for the Community Clinic of High Point to administer influenza vaccines to patients free of charge for the…

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HIGH POINT, NC (July 28, 2020) The High Point Museum reopened its Free Little Library which has been closed since the pandemic began in mid-March. All items have been quarantined and sanitized.

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GREENSBORO, N.C. – Greensboro College’s athletic conference announced today that fall sports conference competition is postponed until the spring 2021 semester because of the global COVID-19 pandemic.

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Getting accepted into your favorite college is one of the best feelings in the world. You finally get to study your favorite subjects and embark on a new learning adventure. College is an exciting time in any person’s life as they get to learn a lot during their college years and shape thems…

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HIGH POINT, N.C., July 27, 2020 — Phoenix Academy will return to the classroom on August 17 offering face-to-face instruction in its schools. In a unanimous vote, the Phoenix Academy Board of Directors approved the state structured Plan-B, which stipulates schools can provide in-person instr…

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Guilford County -  On Wed., July 29 at 7:00 p.m. the High Point Schools Partnership, an initiative affiliated with Guilford Education Alliance (GEA), and Business High Point will host a virtual question and answer session about the various options that Guilford County Schools (GCS) if offeri…

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HIGH POINT, N.C., July 22, 2020 – A new High Point University Poll finds that registered voters in North Carolina give President Donald Trump a job approval rating of 43%, while about half (49%) of North Carolina registered voters say they disapprove of the job Trump is doing as president.

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JAMESTOWN, N.C. (July 16, 2020) – Guilford Technical Community College has outlined its plan to serve students for the Fall 2020 semester. The college will offer instruction in a variety of formats – in-person and online – to best serve student needs and meet the requirements for social dist…

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Many people know Kyle Petty as a talented veteran of the NASCAR circuit and a member of one of the sport’s pioneering families, being the grandson of Lee Petty and the son of Richard Petty. He’s also a singer/songwriter, occasional actor, noted philanthropist, and popular sports commentator.

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GREENSBORO, NC (July 9, 2020) – Vision Zero Greensboro, in partnership with John Klopp State Farm Insurance Agency, is hosting a Transportation Safety Summer Art and Essay Contest as part of the “What’s Your Safe?” campaign. Rising elementary, middle, and high school students are asked to he…

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WINSTON SALEM, NORTH CAROLINA. After a successful June of in-person camps, Spring Theatre's team is pleased to offer additional safe arts opportunities for our youth during the month of July! Camp options include: “Spring Theatre Jack-of-All-Trades Camp” from July 13-17, 2020 and “The Spring…

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HIGH POINT, N.C., July 1, 2020 –High Point University athletic training graduate students recently received hands-on learning to treat athletes who go into cardiac arrest on the sports field. The learning exercise was a partnership with HPU’s Department of Physician Assistant Studies and Gui…

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President Jane K. Fernandes announced today that she will be stepping down as Guilford College President, effective July 1, 2021, when she will transition into a faculty role at the College. Fernandes has served as Guilford’s President since July 2014.