World association

Jamaican school among world’s top 10 selected as best for overcoming adversity by International Education Association

T4 Education has included Marcus Garvey Technical High School in St. Ann in its list of top 10 awards for the best schools in the world in the “Overcoming Adversity” category. Director of Marcus Garvey Technical, Anniona Jones, explained that the Overcoming Adversity category award is given to recognize schools that, while facing challenges, support […]

Resources

Baldwin Co. EMA provides mental health resources to returning students

ROBERTSDALE, Ala. (WKRG) – Employees of the Baldwin County Emergency Management Agency are known for their efforts during hurricanes and other disasters. This year, they face a different type of crisis, mental illness. Baldwin County EMA Specialist Michelle Pennington said some people see the word “emergency” and call the EMA number to talk about mental […]

Water conservation

City Utilities showcases emergency water features as Ozarks face extreme drought

Late last month, the southwest corner of Missouri lit up bright red on the US Drought Watch. That means our drought is extreme — and water watches and emergency conservation plans could be coming soon from Springfield City Utilities. Steve Stodden is CU’s director of natural gas and water operations. Last week, he updated the […]

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Survey finds most Americans aren’t concerned about lung cancer, the nation’s leading cause of cancer death

American Lung Association releases data that examines Americans’ knowledge of lung cancer on World Lung Cancer Day CHICAGO, August 1, 2022 /PRNewswire/ — Survey data released today shows that only 40 percent of Americans are concerned about getting lung cancer and about one in five have spoken to their doctor about their risk of the […]