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New data shows charter schools increase segregation

by Carol Burris As we approach the 70th anniversary of Brown v. Board of Education, a crucial question arises: Why are our nation’s schools experiencing increased segregation despite progress in neighborhood integration? A new study…




Sewer rate increase of 36.67% moves forward in Westover

WESTOVER — Westover City Council on Monday approved the second reading of a 36.67% sewer rate increase for city residents.  If ultimately adopted at council’s April 15 meeting, the new rates would take effect 45…


Two bills aim to increase oversight

The House Committee on Health and Human Resources advanced a couple of bills aimed at trying to ensure greater oversight. One, HB 4595, would allow a legislative oversight committee to meet privately to hear details…