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Education

Clay senior attains the rank of Eagle Scout
Clay High School senior Daniel R. Corado has earned the highest rank in scouting, the Eagle Scout rank.

A member of Troop 131 sponsored by St. Luke’s Lutheran Church, Corado is the 25th scout to attain the rank of Eagle Scout under the guidance of Scoutmaster John Moore Jr.

Corado began scouting in Cub Pack 122 at Wynn Elementary School when he was in the fourth grade.

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Black Swamp Educator’s Extravaganza
Educators, scout leaders and youth group leaders are invited to discover new ways to engage and motivate youth of all ages at the Annual Black Swamp Educators Extravaganza (BSEE) June 16-18.

Participants learn about the Toledo Botanical Gardens, composting, birding, Junior Master Gardener program, ag in the classroom, rocks and gems, pottery, the Marblehead Lighthouse with a display of soils gathered from Lake Erie’s coastline, lessons on butterflies and more.

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Why college rejection might be a blessing in disguise

The mail carrier walks up to your postbox, opens the door and deposits an envelope that holds the key to your teenager’s plans for the next four years. As you reach in, you see the return address from College X, your son or daughter’s first choice. Heart beating, you bring the letter inside to wait for your student to open it.

Four options are possible — acceptance, being on a wait list, deferment/mid-year admittance or rejection. The first is easy, the next two offer options, but what about the fourth? Well, unless the college made a mistake, the decision is pretty much final — signed, sealed and delivered.

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Giving money to people along road

Do you feel compelled to give money to people holding signs along the road asking for money?
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