Adult supervision for the school board needs to be put in place. They award money to a person who did not do his job properly and let the safety of his students to be taken care of by his parent liaisons.
I cannot help but agree with the recent letter by Cindy Metz. Personally, I do believe that this Lost Lagoon Corporation can find 20 acres of vacant land somewhere else other than usurping our beautiful park land for commercial use.
The horrors of Orlando summoned reactions of shock, grief, anger from elected officials. And noble sentiments, including declarations of unity with the stricken LBGT community. “We are all gay tonight,” civic leaders declared at candlelight vigils organized to remember the slaughtered souls at the Pulse nightclub.
Journalist Austin Tice was taken hostage in Syria in August 2012. His parents, Marc and Debra Tice, of Houston have united on the anniversary of President Obama’s hostage directive with the families of other American hostages to make this appeal to Obama.
Trustworthy is a word seldom used today or for that matter in this century. Maybe one reason is the decline, over 32 percent since 2009, in membership of our Boy Scouts and Girl Scouts of America. Why? Maybe it was because they wanted gays in the scouts.
After the terror tragedy in Orlando, we should reflect on what if it occurred here. Consider our brave, well trained county sheriffs who are dangerously understaffed and poorly protected with the latest in bullet-proof shields and other equipment.
Just finished reading Susan Timmins’ June 12 column “Try a little kindness. It always matters,” in the Bradenton Herald. It reminded me of the lack of kindness that my mother endured throughout her childhood.
Former Hofstra softball star Jen Pawol ended a seven-year drought of umpires in affiliated baseball when she officiated the season-opener between the Gulf Coast League Blue Jays and the Gulf Coast League Tigers.
Jen Pawol makes professional debut as Gulf Coast League umpire
Golf Tips with River Run Golf Links' Dennis Bush
Mote Marine's Genie returns from 15-day red tide mission