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Parkland Middle School resident Jack Rostock thrives despite being diagnosed with diabetes

By: Matt Rothman Obviously, Jack Rostock is a normal, healthy and active 13 year old boy. But appearances don’t say everything. Rostock lives with type 1 diabetes (T1D) and is insulin dependent after being diagnosed in 2013 just weeks before kindergarten. He refuses to let T1D slow him down. After …

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Free COVID-19 test available before holidays

There are many options available to receive free COVID-19 tests before the next vacation. Below is an overview of the choices for anyone who wants to take a test before visiting friends and family during the holiday season. Since all of these test options are saliva based, be sure to …

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Father of Parkland victim meets with White House officials over gun control

The father of a Parkland High School shooting victim is on his way home after spending two weeks protesting outside the White House, trying to meet with President Joe Biden to push for gun control. While Manuel Oliver, whose son Joaquin was killed, has not met the president, he has …

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High-level production evokes gun violence in Church and State – The Reflector

A back room at North Carolina State University is the setting for the production “Church and State”, directed by Kyle Jeanor, senior major in communications and theater, which took place on December 3-4. . The play is written by actor and playwright Jason Odell Williams, and focuses on a Republican …

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Val Demings secures Giffords support on gun issue

MIAMI – In one of her first appearances in Miami since launching her Senate bid, United States Representative Val Demings received endorsement from Giffords PAC, the political wing of the organization for purpose. Anti-gun violence nonprofit founded by former US Representative Gabby Giffords from Arizona. At a Bayfront Park press …

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Opening of Liberty High School 2021 2022

Licensed to Blue Ridge Timing - Contractors License HY-TEK's Meet Manager 12/11/2021 06:34 PM Liberty High School Opener - 12/11/2021 Liberty Indoor Track Complex, Lynchburg, Va Results Girls 55 Meter Dash =================================================================== Facility: 6.77 1/19/2018 Thelma Davies, Girard College HS Name Year School Prelims H# …

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This Republican says background checks and anonymous reporting can reduce gun violence

The day before 17 people were killed in a Florida high school shooting, U.S. Representative Fred Upton (R-Mich.) Was visiting Central High School in Portage in southwest Michigan as he held a gunnery practice. live. “This never happened when I was a student,” Upton said in a recent telephone interview …

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Nightlock: security device credited with saving lives in Oxford

BIG FAST. Mich. (WOOD) – A Michigan company is credited with keeping students safe in a school shooting last week at Oxford High School. Night light is based in Mt. Morris. It was started by two brothers nine years ago and focused primarily on home security. But after the Parkland …

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Former MLB Champion Juan Pierre to Train Parkland Pokers 10U

Juan Pierre By: Matt Rothman Former MLB star Juan Pierre has been officially named the new head coach of the Parkland Pokers 10U baseball team. A former World Series champion with the Florida Marlins, Pierre coaches the Parkland Poker 10U baseball team and assists the 8U team as an assistant …

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Parkland Victim’s Father on Thomas Massie Family Gun Photo: “Worst Taste Ever”

The father of a Parkland victim has spoken out against Rep. Thomas Massie (R-KY) after sharing a photo of himself and family members holding guns days after the Oxford high school shooting. Manuel Oliver, whose son Joaquin, 17, was one of 17 people killed in the 2018 shooting at Marjory …

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