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Artificial or natural grass pitches: a complex issue | Letters to the Editor

A January 25 FNP article reported that high school athletes were advocating with the Board of Education for artificial turf (AT) playing fields in their schools. The argument was one of fairness: Districts that can afford $900,000 get an unequal advantage — year-round practice — while others don’t. We admire the call for equity for […]

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Ragan Fields Resident Education Questions

Education concerns dominated the discussion as Tennessee Rep. John Ragan, R-Oak Ridge, recently answered questions from area residents. The event was Breakfast with Women Legislators, which the Oak Ridge League of Women Voters hosts once a month during each legislative session. The late February event was virtual. “From an education perspective, our state is doing […]

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Resurfacing Begins at South Laredo High School Football Fields

Resurfacing has begun in South Laredo as high school athletic fields will soon include on-court turf in the coming months. It’s a move that will likely save the district money in the long run because, according to fieldturf.com, the average upkeep of a natural grass pitch over 10 years is $200,000, compared to $50,000 for […]

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Lafayette High’s new plan generates frustration after losing baseball and softball fields pitched to parents | Education

The first models of the new Lycée Lafayette were unveiled to the community at a town hall on Tuesday in the school’s auditorium, sparking interest and concern from parents of student athletes frustrated by the projected loss of two fields. sport. The designs laid out the planned footprint of the campus, including the location of […]

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Florence Chang and Nicole Fields join KDE to work on equity and community engagement

Florence Chang, Ph.D., and Nicole Fields, Ed.D., have joined the Kentucky Department of Education (KDE) to help work on equity and community engagement. Chang is the Strategic Learning Analyst and Fields is the Community Engagement Coordinator, both in KDE’s Office of Teaching and Learning. They started working on March 1. “I am extremely excited to […]

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Judge, Sale and others find grounds to stay free in MLB lockdown limbo

TAMPA, Fla. — Aaron Judge entered the batting cage and sent a long, high drive completely out of the park. Far behind the left-field wall, two students from the University of South Florida paid no attention. They walked right past the stray ball that shimmered in bright sunshine on the lush green grass – they […]

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Lockout Limbo: judge, sale, others find fields to stay loose

TAMPA, Fla. — Aaron Judge entered the batting cage and sent a long, high drive completely out of the park. Far behind the left-field wall, two students from the University of South Florida paid no attention. They walked right past the stray ball that shimmered in bright sunshine on the lush green grass – they […]

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Neshaminy High School sports fields are getting an overhaul

The current high school sports complex. Credit: Neshaminy School District The Neshaminy School District plans to undertake an extensive renovation project for the high school’s aging athletic facilities. The Middletown Township Board of Supervisors voted unanimously at its Tuesday evening meeting to approve the preliminary and final land layout for the district plan. Paul Meehan, […]

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Neshaminy plans major upgrades to high school athletic fields

Neshaminy High School athletes and their opponents will have a level playing field — literally — in the spring of 2023, when $13 million in renovations to the school’s outdoor facilities are set to be completed. Middletown Township supervisors voted unanimously Tuesday night to approve the preliminary and final land development proposal for the long-awaited […]

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Baseball and softball fields progress | News, Sports, Jobs

Andrew Grimm TAKES SHAPE – Steubenville City Schools baseball and softball fields are making progress, but bad weather is causing delays. STEUBENVILLE — If Mother Nature cooperates, Steubenville City Schools hopes to unveil its new baseball and softball fields by the end of March. Lately, it’s been a big if. Sporting […]

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Tennis courts filled with talent | Sports

With many of last season’s best players returning, it promises to be another exciting season of high school tennis in Citrus County. The Lecanto Girls welcome back the entire squad that qualified for the Class 3A State Championships last season, while a pair of State 2A Individual Qualifiers – including singles semi-finalist d ‘State Riley […]

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The Eyes of Larry Fields as a Panola County Court Judge | News

Larry Fields, current Panola County Justice of the Peace for Pct. 2 and 4, has a vision of himself as a presiding county court judge after years of experience practicing local law. Fields saw and studied law from many angles. The former peace and police officer-turned-lawyer, municipal court judge and ETBU paralegal instructor practiced a […]

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Montclair Kimberly Academy gets approval for its new sports fields

Montclair’s Maya Gerdes (1) slips before the tag by Montclair Kimberley Academy shortstop Alex Berra in a battle of rival schools last April. Montclair Kimberley now has permission to reconfigure its sports fields, fix drainage issues and allow baseball and softball to play at the same time. (EDWARD KENSIK/FILE PHOTO) By Edward KensikKensik@montclairlocal.news Montclair Kimberley […]

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Nigeria TechWomen Alumni Mentor 30 adolescent girls in STEM fields

Download logo US Government Exchange Alumni are at the forefront of promoting STEM education and implementing programs to encourage Nigerian women and girls to pursue education and careers in the fields technologies. Alumni of the 2021 US government-sponsored TechWomen program on Monday concluded a STEM mentorship program called “EduChamps” for 30 teenage girls from African […]

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Las Vegas High School Honors Cleveland Browns Rookie Tony Fields

The way Tony Fields II talked about Desert Pines High before his basketball game against Bishop Gorman on Thursday, you got the impression he would give the jersey to the Jaguars. But at halftime, the school he considers his extended family beat him to it with a jersey presentation to honor his rookie season with […]

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Quinnipiac cancels plans to move tennis courts, for now – The Quinnipiac Chronicle

Quinnipiac University withdrew its requests with Hamden to move the tennis courts to the north lot and install streetlights in the newly cleared area. The termination came after the university faced opposition from local residents due to environmental concerns and received a great support of his own people. “The request for the tennis courts has […]

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SCVNews.com | Public access to Hart District tennis courts open for a limited time

To enlarge the photo, click on the image. In partnership with the William S. Hart Union High School District and local high schools, the City of Santa Clarita is proud to announce that tennis courts at four campuses are now open to the public weekdays through the end of May 2022. Residents will be able […]

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The new building of the departmental schools proposed for the site of Bayonne Hauts courts de tennis is heading towards the Planning Council

A new building for welding, cosmetology and other vocational programs offered by Hudson County Schools of Technology is heading to the Bayonne Planning Board for approval after winning a state grant last year . The two-story brick-veneer facility would be built next to Bayonne High School on the site of existing tennis courts, which were […]

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Upskill NWA provides training and support for students in medical fields in Northwest Arkansas

Healthcare jobs The Upskill NWA program provides training and support for students wishing to enter the medical field. These jobs include: registered nurses, orderlies, orderlies, medical assistants; physicians and ophthalmologists, radiology technicians, laboratory technicians, pharmacy technicians, home health aides, emergency medical technicians, medical dosimetrists, optometrists, pharmacy technicians, surgical technicians, phlebotomists, paramedics, dental assistants, respiratory therapists […]

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Upskill NWA provides training and support for students in medical fields in Northwest Arkansas

Healthcare jobs The Upskill NWA program provides training and support for students wishing to enter the medical field. These jobs include: registered nurses, orderlies, orderlies, medical assistants; physicians and ophthalmologists, radiology technicians, laboratory technicians, pharmacy technicians, home health aides, emergency medical technicians, medical dosimetrists, optometrists, pharmacy technicians, surgical technicians, phlebotomists, paramedics, dental assistants, respiratory therapists […]

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Needham Elementary parking lot overhaul spells death for school’s tennis courts – The Durango Herald

Bond project dealing with safety leaves athletes worried about lack of facilities Children run past the tennis courts Tuesday at Needham Elementary School. Durango School District 9-R plans to remove tennis courts to make more room for parents to pick up their children and access for emergency vehicles. (Jerry McBride/Durango Herald) A planned revamp of […]

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Governor’s fields call for a range of issues important to Idahoans

“State spending has been growing at a very slow rate, and now we’re reaping the harvest,” Little said. BOISE, Idaho- This article originally appeared in the Idaho Press. On Tuesday, a virtual town hall-style discussion with Gov. Brad Little centered on the governor’s legislative priorities and the concerns of state residents. “State spending has been […]

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Deep fields expected at the CHSSL Nordic races this Saturday at Maloit Park

One of the most star-studded champs in recent memory will gather at Maloit Park on Saturday for the second race of the Colorado High School Ski League season. The state qualifying event opens with a classic 3-kilometer wave start race at 10 a.m. and 11 a.m. for the boys and girls, respectively, and ends with […]

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School capital improvement plan includes air quality improvements and new tennis courts | News

WEST HARTFORD — The Board of Education began its annual budget process Tuesday by discussing the proposed 12-year capital improvement plan. The plan, which runs from 2023 to 2034, focuses on the maintenance of school buildings with specific projects focusing on boilers, roofs, masonry, flooring, painting, bathroom renovations and replacement of furniture, among others. It […]

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Cabarrus County hopes to hit a home run with new sports fields

CABARRUS COUNTY, NC (WBTV) – Cabarrus County leaders will soon be receiving feedback on the design of sports fields at Mt. Pleasant. The fields will be part of a larger campus along Washington Street that includes a new library/senior center. Officials are asking residents to share what they would like incorporated into the plan for […]

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Cove Point Park tennis courts to close Jan. 24 for lighting upgrades

PRINCE FREDERICK, Maryland – January 21, 2022 – The Calvert County Department of Parks and Recreation is advising citizens that the tennis courts located in Cove Point Park will be temporarily closed beginning on or about Monday, January 24 for lighting upgrades. Work should be completed by Friday, February 4, weather permitting. Access to the […]

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Local businessman donates $1 million for indoor tennis courts at Haverhill High

Jan. 20—HAVERHILL — Local businessman Ernie DiBurro has donated more than $1 million in recent years to Haverhill High School’s athletics program. Now, DiBurro, a member of Haverhill High’s Class of 1952, is preparing to donate another $1 million to erect a building on the high school campus that will house several indoor tennis and […]

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Local businessman donates $1 million for indoor tennis courts at Haverhill High

Jan. 20—HAVERHILL — Local businessman Ernie DiBurro has donated more than $1 million in recent years to Haverhill High School’s athletics program. Now, DiBurro, a member of Haverhill High’s Class of 1952, is preparing to donate another $1 million to erect a building on the high school campus that will house several indoor tennis and […]

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Council approves funds for improvement of Ottumwa tennis courts

OTTUMWA, Iowa (KYOU) — Ottumwa’s tennis courts are in poor condition. That’s according to Mark Hanson, principal and four-year tennis coach for Ottumwa High School. Hanson, accompanied by a delegation from Ottumwa Schools and Friends of Ottumwa Parks, took the matter to Ottumwa Town Council, seeking funding. They showed the council photos from the courts, […]

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MUSD approves guarantee budget for sports grounds

Superintendent Dr. Tracey Lopeman. [Brian Petersheim, Jr. photo] When it was announced that Maricopa would be getting a second high school, there was speculation that the school, known as Desert Sunrise High School, would be a “raw” facility, at least initially. And until the Arizona Legislature provided $18,826,250 million in additional funding to the original […]

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🌱 Friction on the Tennis Courts + Authentic Philly Cheesesteaks

Happy Tuesday, people of Dunedin! Here’s everything you need to know about Dunedin today. First, today’s weather forecast: Cool with lots of sun. High: 60 Low: 49. Congratulations to our first local sponsor: Want a unique portrait of your doggie or know someone who would like this as a gift? Debbie Lewis is a talented […]

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Anderson: Two-pitch goalie | Sports

Jessica Anderson intended to play softball at St. Michael’s College. It seemed the natural course after batting .408 for his senior year at Springfield High School. Ten of his 22 hits were of the extra base variety. But SMC coach Carla Hesler needed a goaltender for the lacrosse team and Anderson had previously played in […]

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Anderson: Goalkeeper on two fields | Sports

Jessica Anderson intended to play softball at St. Michael’s College. It seemed the natural course after beating 0.408 in his final year at Springfield High School. Ten of his 22 hits were extra basic. But SMC coach Carla Hesler needed a goalie for the lacrosse team and Anderson had previously played in Hesler’s Purple Knights […]

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Don’t Destroy Stratford Trees For New Tennis Courts

I am writing to protest against the removal of trees caused by a city proposal for four concrete tennis courts at Longbrook Park in Stratford. This project should not have advanced this far in the approval process without public comment before the zoning commission, public works, conservation or city council – I’m not aware of […]

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local businessman donates $ 1 million for indoor tennis courts at Haverhill High | News

HAVERHILL – Local businessman Ernie DiBurro has donated over $ 1 million in recent years to Haverhill High School’s Track and Field Program. Now, a member of the Haverhill High Class of 1952 DiBurro is preparing to donate another $ 1 million to erect a building on the high school campus that will house several […]

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Local businessman donates $1 million for indoor tennis courts at Haverhill High

Jan. 11—HAVERHILL — Local businessman Ernie DiBurro has donated more than $1 million in recent years to Haverhill High School’s athletics program. Now, DiBurro, a member of Haverhill High’s Class of 1952, is preparing to donate another $1 million to erect a building on the high school campus that will house several indoor tennis and […]

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Council considers donation for tennis courts

January 5 – As a boys tennis coach at Ottumwa High School, Mark Hanson has visited many different towns across the state for meetings, and he usually returns with the same discouragement. “I walk away from these places, shaking my head. I’m like ‘Wow’,” he told Ottumwa city council at the first meeting of the […]

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City council considers donation for tennis courts | News

As a boys’ tennis coach at Ottumwa High School, Mark Hanson has visited many different towns across the state for meetings, and he usually returns with the same discouragement. “I walk away from these places, shaking my head. I’m like ‘Wow’,” he told Ottumwa city council at the first meeting of the year on Tuesday […]

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John R. Champs | Obituary

John R. Fields, III, died on Wednesday, December 29, 2021 at his home in Hedgesville, WV, after prolonged illness. He was born in Hagerstown, MD, the son of John R. Fields, Jr. and Minnie Pauline Bowman Fields. He graduated from North Hagerstown High School in 1959. He served in the US Army Signal Corps (E-4) […]

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Xinjiang self-taught soccer star_ 英语 频道 _ 央视 网 (cctv.com)

URUMQI, Dec. 27 (Xinhua) – For Nurmemet Sherep, 21, shooting a soccer ball into the net without raising dust and gravel remains a new and exhilarating experience. Almost three months ago, the footballer ran on a grass-covered pitch of a national-level soccer match for the first time in his life, instead of the bumpy cropland […]

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From cornfields to soccer fields: the self-taught Xinjiang soccer star

Nurmemet Sherep trains in a cornfield in Shufu County, Kashgar Prefecture, northwest China’s Xinjiang Uyghur Autonomous Region, November 13, 2021 (Photo: Xinhua) Nurmemet Sherep shows off his worn soccer shoes at his yard in Shufu County, Kashgar Prefecture, northwest China’s Xinjiang Uyghur Autonomous Region, November 13, 2021 (Photo: Xinhua) Nurmemet Sherep educates children at the […]

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the self-taught Xinjiang-Xinhua football star

Nurmemet Sherep shows off his worn soccer shoes at his yard in Shufu County, Kashgar Prefecture, northwest China’s Xinjiang Uyghur Autonomous Region, November 13, 2021 (Xinhua / Ma Kai) URUMQI, Dec. 27 (Xinhua) – For Nurmemet Sherep, 21, shooting a soccer ball into the net without raising dust and gravel remains a new and exhilarating […]

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Voters approve new OESJ sports grounds

the Oppenheim-Ephratah-St. Johnsville University Women’s Football the team held practices in less than ideal locations. “We trained at the gym. We practiced in our auditorium. On the concrete in the parking lot, ”said coach Zale Benton. And they played their home games away from home. In Fonda. In Broadalbin-Perth. Most recently they have played home […]

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Voters approve new OESJ sports grounds

OESJ Superintendent Adam Heroth at the current soccer and football field in St. Johnsville which has patches of frozen water due to poor drainage on Wednesday. the Oppenheim-Ephratah-St. Johnsville University Women’s Football the team held practices in less than ideal locations. “We trained at the gym. We practiced in our auditorium. On the concrete in […]

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Bear & Balanced: Field fights, re-signing of Hicks, Fields’ day, and more

Is it strange how excited I was to watch the Chicago Bears’ exhausted defense against Kirk Cousins ​​and Justin Jefferson? I just assumed it would be a train wreck, but I was really excited to see what the defensive coaches would come up with to help their high school. Sure, the Bears ended up losing, […]

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Save Hough End Fields: Why Residents Still Oppose 3G Sports Field Projects on Green Space

Manchester City Council has changed its original popular open space proposal, but there is still opposition to what City Hall intends to build. Residents at a protest organized by the Save Hough End Fields campaign The dispute between residents and Manchester City Council over plans to redevelop the Hough End Playing Fields green space shows […]

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South Carolina State’s Corey Fields Jr. Plays With Guardian Angels On His Wrist – The Undefeated

South Carolina State quarterback Corey Fields Jr. holds the memory of his late father and brother close to his heart. Before each match, Fields takes a permanent marker to write #LLOM and #LLDP on his bracelet. One wrist honors his father, Corey Fields Sr., who died in December 2017. His other wrist honors his brother, […]

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Improvements to Kingston sports fields have been discussed with the school board

When Rich Silverstein arrived at Kingston City School District (KCSD) in 2017 to take on the role of Director of Physical Education, Health and Athletics, he felt it was important to take a look at the various sports venues used by its teams and gym classes. “A little over four years ago, we sat down […]

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Football fields are coming to underserved cities

By George A. Willis Children in some urban New Jersey communities are benefiting from new soccer fields designed to make play accessible to those without the resources or opportunities to play. The practice scopes were built by the Players Development Academy Urban Initiative in collaboration with RWJ Barnabas Health. The aim of the initiative, founded […]

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Niskayuna sports fields ready for necessary upgrades – the daily gazette

The renovations to the athletics stadium at Niskayuna High School are expected to impact sports teams and physical education for at least a year, maybe two. The renovations are part of the district’s nearly $ 80 million capital improvement project that is expected to take place over the next several years. The project includes a […]

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Fields of Opportunity Developing the Next Generation for the Napa Valley Wine Industry

Advertising Fields of Opportunity students Eddie Benitez Pizano (left) learned about grapevine cultivation with Walsh Vineyards Management and, Ximena Alvarez Parra (right), learned hospitality skills at Hudson Ranch. Napa, california (November 17, 2021) – Fields of opportunity Patrick Foley Summer mentorship program was created by the Napa Valley Farmworker Foundation (FWF) and the Napa Valley […]

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Park Council Seeks Feedback on Vancouver Sports Field Improvements

The quality and quantity of athletic fields in the city of Vancouver are being discussed, as part of the Vancouver Park Board’s new planning strategy to improve these facilities. Public input is currently being sought on improving existing sports fields and building additional new areas over the next decade. This specifically involves reviewing the priorities […]

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Durango says pickleball is too loud for outdoor tennis courts – The Durango Herald

The City is looking for other spaces where residents can play Cathy Sykes suffered from deep depression before learning to play pickleball. Unlike many cities, Durango does not allow pickleball players to play on its tennis courts. (Jerry McBride / Durango Herald file) With the growing popularity of pickleball, the city of Durango is looking […]

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New pickleball, tennis courts planned at Lake Geneva Tennis | Local News

Local tennis and pickleball fans may soon have additional courts available for their favorite sport. Representatives from Lake Geneva Tennis, 630 Veterans Parkway, plan to build an addition at the south end of the building, which would include six indoor pickleball courts and several outdoor tennis / pickleball courts with seating areas. Paul Lauterbach, co-owner […]

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Breakthrough in replacing Salop Road fields

A community group that campaigned for replacement playgrounds to be created in Welshpool for those lost on Salop Road to the new school appears to have made a significant breakthrough. Welshpool Town Football Club has applied for town planning to Powys County Council to change an area of ​​farmland (on the picture) near the city […]

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Maryville R-II Tip: Tennis Courts More Expensive Than Expected New

MARYVILLE, Mo. – At her regular meeting on November 17, Superintendent Maryville R-II, Becky Albrecht, shared with the school board additional information obtained since their October meeting regarding the possibility of building a tennis. Albrecht said he met with a representative from McConnell and Associates, a firm specializing in the field, and discussed the pros […]

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Maryville R-II Tip: Tennis Courts More Expensive Than Expected New

MARYVILLE, Mo. – At her regular meeting on November 17, Superintendent Maryville R-II, Becky Albrecht, shared with the school board additional information obtained since their October meeting regarding the possibility of building a tennis. Albrecht said he met with a representative from McConnell and Associates, a firm specializing in the field, and discussed the pros […]

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Next boy: Children keep dying on high school soccer fields

“The glamourization of football and war lends itself to mistaken metaphors”, wrote sports journalist Jason Shoot in Spokane, Washington, Spokesman-Review. “Coaches are compared to generals and field marshals. Players are compared to seasoned and seasoned soldiers advancing through hostile territory. The untimely death of Dale Martin revealed a softer truth. Sometimes football coaches are just […]

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Architect details recommendations for sports fields at Walsh School in Branford

BRANNORD – Months after commissioning a feasibility study on new athletic fields surrounding the newly expanded and renovated Francis Walsh Middle School, the school board got a first look at the plans. Michael Losasso, an architect from Antinozzi and Associates, presented a draft summary at the Education Council meeting this fall. Despite requests, no copy […]

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JG Elliott Donates $ 10,000 to Gering Tennis Courts Project | New

Members of the Tennis Court Revitalization Committee, Gering School District and high school tennis teams stand alongside representatives from JG Eliott who presented the committee with a check for $ 10,000 on Tuesday through the Gering Public Schools Foundation. OLIVIA WIESELER / Star-Herald Representatives of all organizations working on the revitalization of the tennis courts […]

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Obituary: Harold “Dick” Fields – Keweenaw Report

As received from the O’Neill-Dennis Funeral Home: Calumet: Harold Richard “Dick” Fields of Calumet died at the age of 92 at Mission Point Nursing Home in Hancock on November 1, 2021 after a brief illness. Dick was born in Watertown, New York on September 8, 1929 to Harvey Fields and Jennie Allen. After graduating from […]

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JG Elliot Donates $ 10,000 to Gering Tennis Courts Project | Local

Members of the Tennis Court Revitalization Committee, Gering School District and high school tennis teams stand alongside representatives from JG Elliot who presented the committee with a check for $ 10,000 on Tuesday through the Gering Public Schools Foundation. OLIVIA WIESELER / Star-Herald Representatives of all organizations working on the revitalization of the tennis courts […]

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JG Elliott Donates $ 10,000 to Gering Tennis Courts Project | Local

Members of the Tennis Court Revitalization Committee, Gering School District and high school tennis teams stand alongside representatives from JG Eliott who presented the committee with a check for $ 10,000 on Tuesday through the Gering Public Schools Foundation. OLIVIA WIESELER / Star-Herald Representatives of all organizations working on the revitalization of the tennis courts […]

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Chicago Bears’ Justin Fields leans on Cam Newton as mentor

A week off in the middle of the season means the Bears have had more time to sit down and think. For Justin Fields, the undisputed goose that lays the golden eggs for the Bears and everyone wants to talk about (as they should), that means touring the media more generously. The rookie quarterback joined […]

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Ontario and local charter school team up to modernize tennis courts

The Four Rivers Community School has contributed to an ambitious city project to modernize the courts at Beck-Kiwanis Park. Four Rivers Community School has partnered with the City of Ontario to renovate the Beck-Kiwanis Park tennis court complex. (The Firm / PAT CALDWELL). ONTARIO – Just over two years ago, the city and the Four […]

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Mechanicsburg School Board approves soccer field and tennis court lighting upgrades | Education

Phyllis Zimmerman for the Sentry The Mechanicsburg area school board this week approved contracts to improve lighting at two of the district’s sports facilities while approving a list of federal and state funding the district expects to receive this year. The district plans to replace the lighting systems at the high school tennis court and […]

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City tennis courts at Athletic and Roosevelt parks in need of repairs

The moment that Norm Oeding approached the Newton Town Commission on behalf of his group of friends who enjoy a tennis match twice a week was flawless to say the least. His discussion of the state of tennis courts in Newton, and the perceived need for improvements, opened the door for the Director of Public […]

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Terrance Fields, US Army | News, Sports, Jobs

-Photo of the messenger by Chad Thompson Terrance Fields, a US Army veteran from Fort Dodge, served in Vietnam in 1966. Fields said racial tensions were high during this time in the service. Terrance Fields of Fort Dodge and a large majority of his military unit had never been in actual combat before. This changed […]

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Coventry Girls Softball League seeks to rebuild after vandal target fields – WPRI.com

Providence police union accuses training academy of passing unqualified recruits through Video / 2 hours ago Video Healthcare facility struggles to find staff due to labor shortage Video / 6 hours ago Video 2 people displaced after fire damaged Portsmouth home Video / 2 hours ago Video VIDEO NOW: East Providence Introduces New Ladder Truck; […]

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Eagle Archives, October 22, 1943: Cpl. Louis Russo cleared minefields in almost every battle in North Africa | Story

A veteran of almost all the battles of North Africa – Medjez el Bab, El Guettar, Maknassey, Cebilta, Kasserine pass, Mateur, Bizerte – Cpl. Louis J. Russo of 967 Tyler Street is still clearing the minefields with army engineers. He was part of the first contingent of American soldiers to set foot on African soil […]

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Address the gender imbalance in technology fields

Mary Welch, 29, one of only four students in the machining program, works at the Advanced Manufacturing Center on the Portland campus of the Francis Tuttle Technology Center in Oklahoma City. The tech center is working to recruit more high school girls and adult women into male-dominated career fields with high demand and high salaries. […]

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The Raiders preferred to clean the tennis courts

This story has been corrected. Kaiserslautern senior Aiva Schmitz is the two-time reigning DODEA-Europe tennis champion and is heavily favored to win again this week. She has committed to attending the University of Minnesota next year. (Jennifer H. Svan/Stars and Stripes) It’s hard for Aiva Schmitz to remember a time when she didn’t have a […]

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ASU’s Chase Lucas, Evan Fields and Johnny Wilson vs. Utah

Arizona State defensive back Chase Lucas reacts after reversing a pass against Colorado in the second half during an NCAA college football game Saturday, September 21, 2019, in Tempe, Ariz. Colorado defeated Arizona State 34-31. (AP Photo / Rick Scuteri) (AP Photo / Rick Scuteri) Arizona State cornerback Chase Lucas (back), safety Evan Fields (hamstring) […]

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Interest in key STEM areas for future society

The COVID-19 pandemic has led to a drop in college enrollment, especially in science, technology, engineering, and math (STEM) fields. National Student Clearinghouse Research Center study shows college enrollment in physical science programs fell 7.6%, math and statistics fell 2.5%, and engineering reported decline 3.5%. At the same time, we know that girls progress in […]

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Administrators defend spending on NC pool and tennis courts as parents complain about lack of reading skills

(Natrona County High School, Facebook) CASPER, Wyo. – Several parents complained to the Natrona County School District Board on Monday about what they perceive to be a lack of attention to teaching students the basics of reading and math. Some of the parents said the NCSD should not spend money on sports facilities such as […]

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Tariq Castro-Fields on a big start for high school, Kalen King, more

Pennsylvania State Corner Tariq Castro-Fields has had a great start to the 2021 season, as have his high school teammates, after a tough 2020 slate. The veteran Maryland defenseman returned for another season with exactly that kind of individual and collective performance in mind. After five weeks, the Penn State starters are yet to hand […]

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School board is considering plan that would maintain pool and close tennis courts at Swim and Racquet Club

Flagler Schools plans to eliminate tennis courts and demolish a 25-year-old portable building at the Belle Terre Swim and Racquet Club facilities so that the property can accommodate school district programs currently hosted elsewhere, while keeping the popular swimming pool. itself open to the public, a district representative told county commissioners at a committee meeting […]

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Drainage issues need to be addressed on new Rec Park tennis courts

A much anticipated tennis court replacement project at Binghamton Leisure Park has been completed, but some lingering issues still need to be addressed. Mayor Richard David said the city is working with the contractor to address some items “that we are not completely satisfied with from a quality control point of view.” Speaking on WNBF […]

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Ashdown students can now get credits to look after the athletic fields there

ASHDOWN, Ark. – Earlier this year, Ashdown Public Schools added turf management course offerings. Students in this class are able to learn basic skills in agronomy, turf management, lawn care, and maintenance of small equipment. “We want to give children a great experience at Ashdown and allow them to have a wide variety of opportunities […]

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School Committee Discusses Sports Fields and COVID Grants | New

TEWKSBURY – The Tewksbury School Committee met on September 22, 2021 at TMHS. Member Shannon Demos was not present. Since the Department of Elementary and Secondary Education requires all individuals to wear masks in all school environments, President Keith Sullivan has repeatedly asked all participants not wearing masks to put on one or to take […]

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Minneapolis Park & ​​Recreation Board: Morgan Ave tennis courts rebuilt and open for play

2021-09-28 The Minneapolis Park and Recreation Board (MPRB), Love Morgan Courts, Support the Courts, US Tennis Association, elected officials from the City of Minneapolis and Hennepin County, and tennis players from Minneapolis met on September 12 2021 to celebrate the reconstruction and reopening of the Morgan Avenue tennis courts. The reconstruction included fencing, netting posts […]

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Tennis courts a hot topic | News, Sports, Jobs

Volleys crossed the net at the regular Blue Earth City Council meeting on Monday, September 20. Council members again discussed the construction of new tennis courts at Blue Earth Area High School. Following meetings with the Tennis Courts Subcommittee, City Manager Mary Kennedy presented project updates to council. Regarding the proposed arrangement of the new […]

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The Blue Jays will make their debut on the tennis courts | Local News

Next year, Washington High School will field a competitive tennis team for the first time in its history. At its monthly meeting Wednesday night, the Washington School Board voted 5-0 to approve a girls’ team to compete next fall after Activities Director Bill Deckelman presented the feasibility of a team and gave his recommendation for […]

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Tennis courts in public schools in shambles in Chandigarh: La Tribune Inde

Deepankar Sharda Tribune press service Chandigarh, September 23 At a time when private associations are filing requests to seize the land of public schools, the facilities already allocated are in ruins. In 2013, UT’s education department signed a memorandum of understanding with the Chandigarh Lawn Tennis Association (CLTA) to train students at Government Model Senior […]

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Augusta plans to buy emergency vehicles, replace tennis courts, repair parking garage deck

AUGUSTA – City councilors have approved a five-year, $ 28.7 million capital improvement plan for Augusta. The plan includes funding – for next year – for the purchase of a new fire engine and ambulance, repairs to the city’s parking lot that would allow it to reopen its now-closed upper deck and plans to pedestrian […]

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Group wants to turn Victory Park tennis courts into pickleball> PenCityCurrent.com

BY CHUCK VANDENBERGPCC EDITOR FORT MADISON – An initiative is underway to convert the tennis courts at Victory Park in Fort Madison into six pickleball courts. Fort Madison City Councilor Donna Amandus is part of a group at the forefront of the effort. She said preliminary estimates indicate the work will cost around $ 130,000 […]

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Residents lend a hand to cash-strapped Minneapolis parks

The new Logan Park pavilion in Minneapolis was erected on a summer morning by a dozen Edison High School football players lifting an old-fashioned ropes and pulley system as spectators cheered from the sidewalk. The boys needed a community service project to earn their college letters. The Logan Park Neighborhood Association – which had raised […]

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Hickory High athletic fields and complexes will be named for Elder, Craft

At a recent meeting of the Hickory Public Schools Board of Education, the name selection for two sports facilities at Hickory High received a unanimous vote from the board members. Presented to the Board of Education by Hickory High (HHS) Athletic Boosters President Roger Young, the name recognition will honor two coaches who have a […]

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Hickory Sports Fields to Be Known as Elder, Craft | Sports news from the school

Here’s more information on Elder and Craft: David ElderAfter a coaching career spanning more than 35 years, including 561 victories and four state championships, Elder was inducted into the North Carolina High School Athletic Association Hall of Fame in 2017. Elder was chosen to serve as the head coach of the Red Tornadoes football team […]

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Canby High tennis courts are now open to the public outside of school hours

Canby City Council’s announcement last month that it was moving forward with plans to replace tennis courts in Maple Street Park, not with new tennis courts – as officials originally predicted – but by pickleball courts, left town, well, in a bit of a pickle. The local tennis community, left without a reliable public option […]

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Work on the sports grounds of JC schools will resume soon

After an intermission due to record construction costs, construction of sports facilities at Jefferson City High School is scheduled to begin later this fall. The Jefferson City School District has been planning the construction of sports facilities at JCHS and Capital City High School since 2017, but the plan has changed several times since then. […]

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Work on the sports grounds of JC schools will resume soon

After an intermission due to record construction costs, construction of sports facilities at Jefferson City High School is scheduled to begin later this fall. The Jefferson City School District has been planning to build athletic facilities at JCHS and Capital City High School since 2017, but the plan has changed several times since then. When […]

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Applegate: NCSD would use recreation dollars for tennis courts benefiting NC, KW, public

Highland Park tennis courts. (Screenshot via Google Street View) CASPER, Wyo. – The Natrona County School District Board of Directors on Monday discussed a proposed deal with the town of Casper that would allow for the eventual construction of a ten-court tennis facility at Highland Park. A draft memorandum of understanding between the NCSD and […]

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Fundraiser for new Kelly Walsh and Natrona County tennis courts will take place on Thursday

CASPER, Wyoming (Wyoming News Now) – Neither Kelly Walsh nor Natrona County High School have their own tennis courts. A fact that Casper Community Tennis Association secretary Angela Emery said was “unusual” for a town the size of Casper in Wyoming. This is the motivation of the Casper Community Tennis Association to organize Thursday a […]

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Holden and Maurepas schools to receive money for lighting of sports fields after legislative action | Livingston / Tangipahoa

Holden High School and Maurepas High School softball and baseball fields will receive lighting fixtures that will allow nightly games to be played on the fields starting in the 2022 season, thanks to a million dollar credit from the Legislature of Louisiana. Holden and Maurepas are the only high schools in Livingston Parish that do […]

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Extra Point: At Lycée Amphi, the action on the tennis courts starts early | High school sports

It’s 5:47 a.m. on what will be another scorching summer day, but for some crazy reason there’s a flurry of activity on the Amphi High School tennis courts. At the center of it all is a stud athlete who was born in Scotland when Harry Truman was President of the United States. This story actually […]

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Additional tennis courts in Santa Clarita will be open to the public during the summer months

Thanks to a partnership between the city and the William S. Hart Union High School District, four additional tennis courts are expected to be open to the public on weekdays through the end of July. At certain times of the week, tennis courts at Canyon, Hart, Valencia and Saugus high schools are said to be […]

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DeKalb County High School Sports Fields Undergoing Renovation – On Common Ground News

DeKalb County High School Sports Fields Undergoing Renovation By Mark Brock DCSD Athletics Specialist The DeKalb County School District (DCSD) is investing in its high school athletics programs with turf and track renovations to improve the ability of local schools to compete at even higher levels under the E- SPLOST V of 2020. Seven new […]

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Work on tennis courts reveals artifacts from silos near high and middle schools in Osseo | Local news

Work on the tennis courts between Osseo Senior and Osseo Middle schools uncovered other artifacts from the Wilmes Family Farm, located near County Road 30, near Osseo Middle School and Osseo High School. In the summer of 2019, work was halted during the construction of a new turf field when civil engineers found part of […]

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Distance Learning Academy Platform, Board Approved DCHS Tennis Courts

The online platform and curriculum that will be used for students in grades 9 through 12 as part of the Dickson County Distance Learning Academy has been approved by the county school board. The board approved at its June monthly meeting the use of Edgenuity for high school grades. The school district is in year […]

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What to do with BE tennis courts? | News, Sports, Jobs

The cracks in the surface of the tennis court are clearly visible in this photo. The council is working on a plan to replace them. The regular Blue Earth City Council meeting drew an unusually large audience on Monday, June 7. Several community members attended to voice their concerns about recreational opportunities in the city. […]

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Beginning of $ 5.5 million renovations to the sports fields at Belleville High School

BELLEVILLE, NJ – The shot rang out over a much-vaunted $ 5.5 million plan to modernize the sports facilities at Belleville High School. This past weekend, Belleville officials and community members gathered for a high school dedication ceremony to kick off the effort, which Mayor Michael Melham called “the most monumental public works project of […]