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February 26, 2020

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Schools Confront Inequity in Education

SYLVA, NC – Nothing represents a community’s diversity better than its public schools.  Each school is a cultural melting pot of ethnicities, identities, beliefs and social classes that intersect at a single location.  The challenge for educators is ensuring an equitable learning environment for every s...
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NCHSAA Men’s Basketball Playoff Brackets Finalized

      CHAPEL HILL, NC – The NCHSAA finalized the playoff brackets for the 2020 Men’s Basketball Playoff Brackets. First round matchups are scheduled for Tuesday, February 25, 2020 at the home of the higher seeded team. Times are to be determined and will be posted on the MaxPreps Interact...
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State Wresting Championships

NCHSAA Individual Wrestling Championships – 1A/2A Championship First Round Results Friday, February 21, 2020 GREENSBORO, NC – The NCHSAA held the championship first round of the 2020 Individual Wrestling Tournament this afternoon at the Greensboro Colesium. All of these wrestlers will continue in the to...
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Weather Closings & Delays for February 21st, 2020

Cashiers Senior Center: CLOSED Catamount School: CLOSED Cherokee Reservation School: CLOSED Haywood County Schools: CLOSED/ANNUAL LEAVE DAY Haywood Public Transit: OPEN AT 10AM Jackson Co. Adult Day Care: CLOSED Jackson Co. Dept. on Aging – Senior Dining Sites: CLOSED Jackson Co. Meals on Wheels:...
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JCDPH WORKS WITH SCHOOLS TO PREVENT TEEN DATING VIOLENCE

February is recognized annually as Teen Dating Violence Awareness and Prevention Month.  This is a time to raise awareness about abuse in teen and 20-something relationships as well as promote programs that prevent it.  Dating violence is more common than many people would think—according to a recent su...
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