The numbers on public school graduation rates in Florida were released last week, and compared to other counties in this corner of the state, Baker High’s numbers were, well, just the other side of okay.
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Christmas is here, time for good cheer – Part 2.
I was watching television last night and tuned in to The Great Christmas Light Fight on CBS. In it celebrity judges I had never heard of went to four different houses to give away a $50,000 cash prize to some lucky family who had gone way overboard with their Christmas lights.
As is noted on page 106 of my book Rhoda, the mother of Florida’s governor at the time specifically stated this in her comments to a select group of Florida legislators when lobbying for the monument at the Olustee Battlefield:
I am very concerned about two disturbing trends regarding child abuse and child deaths in our part of Florida.