Education

Second graders from Northside Elementary took a recent field trip this month to the local hospital for a bit of education on health. Polk Medical Center hosted the students for the day, which included a tour of the facility, learning about healthy eating, a look at how radiology and x-rays w…

In his first 100 days, President Donald J. Trump has taken bold action to restore prosperity, keep Americans safe and secure, and hold government accountable. At an historic pace, this President has enacted more legislation and signed more executive orders than any other president in over a …

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Georgia officials have set at 7 p.m. May 16 execution time for J.W. Ledford, who was sentenced to death in 1992 for the murder of his 73-year-old Murray County neighbor, Dr. Harry Buchanan Johnston Jr.

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OLEAN — Vontey Johnson did not seem in pain as he held his 2017 Hero of the Year award from the Forty & Eight community organization, which he accepted Tuesday at Jamestown Community College’s Cattaraugus County Campus. He seemed to manage OK as he held his son, Tayvon Johnson, 2, to his chest after the ceremony.

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After Monday’s Senate confirmation vote in which he got strong bipartisan support, former Georgia Gov. Sonny Perdue was sworn in Tuesday morning as the 31st U.S. secretary of agriculture.

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Market conditions indicate gas pump prices may ease up this week, but market experts say the volatility the gas and oil markets have been showing could lead to more unexpected fluctuations in the coming weeks.

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