Esther Sadoff sat on a stool in the center of her classroom, reading a short story to a group of seventh-grade students. When she finished, she looked up and asked her pupils “What did the writer do well in this story?”
Highland Elementary School received a $25,000 Playmakers grant, a program from UnitedHealthcare – with support from Ohio State IMG Sports Marketing and 97.1 The Fan – that promotes sports, physical activity and active play across Ohio.
Danville’s Dylan Wilson is preparing this week to take the mats at the state tournament to close out his high school career as a No. 2 seed in heavyweight class of the Division III State Tournament, set to kick off Thursday.
Report of babies born at hospitals other than Knox Community Hospital must
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date and place of birth. If either parent is under the age of 18, the signature
of a parent or guardian is necessary for each of the baby’s underage parents.
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