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AmeriCorps effort raises school's reading proficiency

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HARRISVILLE — Nearly 90 fourth- through sixth-grade students at Majestic Elementary School are reading below benchmark, and AmeriCorps reading specialist Chelley Hogge wants those students...

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Starfish Circus stunts punctuate Weber High show

PLEASANT VIEW — The experts from Starfish Circus had warned student performers at Weber High School that matinee audiences, even those at Broadway shows,...


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WSU graduates include NBA star Damian Lillard

OGDEN — Dame and Shaq both spoke at Weber State University's commencement ceremony – NBA star Damian Lillard, and Shaquille Heath, a communications...


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NBA's Lillard hopes his graduation sends a message

OGDEN — Graduating from college was so important to Damian Lillard that he thought about ways to attend the commencement exercises at Weber State...


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Youngest WSU student to graduate Friday

OGDEN —– Jessica Brooke will be in the crowd of over 3,053 Weber State University graduates Friday, but she may be on the fastest track of any of the...


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Ogden sixth-graders' club promotes safety and unity

OGDEN — Twenty-two sixth-grade students at Heritage Elementary get out of bed a little earlier to make students at their school safer. They are part of...




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AmeriCorps effort raises school's reading proficiency

HARRISVILLE — Nearly 90 fourth- through sixth-grade students at Majestic Elementary School are reading below benchmark, and AmeriCorps reading specialist...


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Many 8th graders score poorly on US history, civics exam

WASHINGTON (AP) — Time for another history lesson. Only about a quarter of eighth graders showed solid performance or better in U.S. history, civics and...


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Astronaut encourages kids to look to join the space program

KAYSVILLE — The space shuttle system may be a thing of the past, but a former NASA astronaut and retired U.S. Air Force pilot told the crowd of...


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Student explores the energy potential of sewer plants

SYRACUSE — Caid Lunt is, in many ways, a typical high school senior. He was part of the Weber High swimming team, and is looking forward to graduating....


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West Creekside Elementary School moves forward

KAYSVILLE — After a year of discussion, and a few weeks of lively debate between a Kaysville neighborhood and Davis School District officials, the...


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Starfish Circus stunts punctuate Weber High show

PLEASANT VIEW — The experts from Starfish Circus had warned student performers at Weber High School that matinee audiences, even those at Broadway shows,...