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Every Child Promise Fulfilled

The Every Child Promise: Our Community Promises to Empower Families, So That Every Child, Age Birth-Six, Has the Opportunity to Enter Schools, Ready to Learn. October 24 th , a five member coalition including The Community Foundation of the Ozarks, The Jr. League of Springfield, The Springfield Area Chamber of Commerce, The Springfield-Greene County Library System, and United Way of the Ozarks, released the 2017 Community Focus Report, for Springfield and Greene County. Since its first...

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Largest Of Southern California Wildfires Erupts To 132,000 Acres

Updated at 3:15 p.m. ET The Thomas Fire, the largest of Southern California's volatile and intense blazes that started this week, has now engulfed 132,000 acres northwest of Los Angeles, officials say. The region currently has six active wildfires, extending down into San Diego and Riverside counties. Efforts to contain the blazes have been thwarted by high winds fanning the flames, authorities say. At least 439 homes and other buildings have been destroyed by the Thomas Fire, which is only...

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SMS and You News Update 07/10/01

Jul 9, 2001

Distinguished Professor of History James Giglio continues his conversation about his research into the life of one of the greatest baseball players of all time, Stan (The Man) Musial.

Literacy and Democracy

SMS and You News Update 07/03/01

Jul 2, 2001

In the first of a 2 part interview, Don Hendricks talks with Distinguished Professor of History Jim Giglio, about his new book: MUSIAL, FROM STASH TO STAN THE MAN It's Giglio's biography of baseball great Stan Musial

Civic Participation

SMS and You News Update 06/26/01

Jun 25, 2001

SMSU,Drury University and others, have joined forces to study water quality problems in the Ozarks. On this edition of SMS and You, James River BAsin Partnership Director Diana Sheridan talks about the effort.

Safe Use of Pesticides

SMS and You News Update 06/19/01

Jun 18, 2001

The Southwest Missouri Health Education Center is hosting an Algebra Academy for high school seniors, and on this edition of SMS AND YOU, Tim Weyers talks about the academy and the role it plays in the centers mission.

Government Workers

SMS and You News Update 06/12/01

Jun 11, 2001

On this edition of SMS AND YOU, Don Hendricks talks with Stephanie Orman, Associate Director of the Center For Dispute Resolution.

Recreation Opportunities in Springfield



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