Three teens on quest for Youth of the Year title
Here’s what’s happening inside classrooms and school board rooms …
Mitchell, Swigert to get academic overhauls With the accountability clock ticking, three Colorado Springs School District 11 institutions will get academic overhauls under plans approved in January. The district board gave the go-ahead to improvement plans for the Galileo School of Math and Science, Jack
D-2 ready for any incident, security personnel say Shortly before 8 a.m. on Dec. 5, just as Harrison High School students were gearing up to start their academic day, a staff member spotted a loaded pistol magazine abandoned in a corridor. What was supposed to
Here’s what’s making headlines in Southeast and beyond … April ballot takes shape Colorado Springs voters will have a sizable ballot coming their way this spring. Eleven hopefuls are vying for three at-large seats on City Council, while four will make their bids for the
The “High Five,” is intended to let you sing the praises of, give a shout out to or slap a high five, if you will, with those who are doing good things in Southeast.
In 2017, just 555 of America’s approximately 10,000 outdoor sculptures featured women, according to the Smithsonian American Art Museum Inventories of American Painting and Sculpture. If Kay Esmiol has her way, the gap will close by one in the next few months. Esmiol, a retired
Enter the world of Fannie Mae Duncan, Colorado Springs’ godmother of inclusion As she wrote in her memoir, it started with a letter. “Dear Fannie Mae Duncan, “We’d like to borrow your life.” From that salutation, penned by a group of enthusiastic middle-school students and
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An overflow crowd of more than 100 community members, dignitaries, business people and journalists came to the Sand Creek Library Jan. 30 for the Southeast Express newspaper launch event.