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Bret McClendon has been hired as the new principal at Elizabeth High School. McClendon is currently the principal of McPherson High School in Kansas. McPherson is a medium-sized community just north of Wichita. The high school is about the same … more
Social studies teacher Matt Parish stands in front of a whiteboard with the outline of Russia projected on his face. He points to the boot-shaped county on a multicolored map of Europe identical to the one the students had just finished studying on … more
Some south metro-area residents are lending their faces and voices to the fracking debate, appearing on pro-fracking fliers published by Coloradans for Responsible Energy Development. CRED, a nonprofit formed in August 2013 by publicly traded … more
The sudden appearance of sober-living houses in the middle of two residential subdivisions has the neighbors talking. On-street parking became limited. A constant stream of people filed in and out of a rental home. The activity began in late … more
Citing budgetary matters, the Pines and Plains Library District Board of Trustees voted 3-1 on Jan. 28 to eliminate the full-time director position, meaning Kari May's job will end Feb. 13. The proposed change had been the subject of a special … more
Peaceful interactions were common between settlers and Native Americans living in present-day Douglas and Elbert counties before the bloody clashes that put a stain on the history of that time period. Elizabeth Tallman, the wife of one the … more
The Elbert County Office of Emergency Management has scheduled an all-call test of its emergency notification system. The test will consist of an automated call at or shortly after 2 p.m. on March 5 to every Elbert County number registered with the … more
Drop and do 20 push-ups. The five graduates from the Veterans Treatment Court agreed their program should end like it began. So veterans, police officers, prosecutors, public defenders, probation officers and others involved in the program … more
The introduction of powdered alcohol is raising concern across the nation, and Colorado is joining other states in attempts to ban the substance through legislation until lawmakers and state officials get a handle on it. Powdered alcohol, dubbed … more
Ponderosa High School may be the smallest of Douglas County's nine neighborhood high schools, but that's among its best features, says outgoing principal Chuck Puga. “The most important thing we offer is relationships — it's hard to teach a … more
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