Tag Archive: Boy Scouts of America

Oct 12 2014

Discipline Questioned: U.S. Department of Education Announces Voluntary Resolution

The U.S. Department of Education announced today that its Office for Civil Rights (OCR) has reached an agreement with the Tupelo Public School District in Tupelo, Mississippi, to ensure nondiscrimination in the district’s disciplinary system for students. OCR’s investigation revealed that black students had been disproportionately subjected to discipline at every stage in the district’s …

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Dec 02 2013

Eagle Scout soars

Sixteen-year-old Longview resident Liam Ronan Wilson has earned the highest rank offered by the Boy Scouts of America, recently accepting his Eagle Scout decoration in a Court of Honor at St. Mary’s Catholic Church. This son of Vincent and Beverly Wilson had already earned 38 merit badges and completed a service project at a recycle …

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