Volunteers power success of Pearland environmental education group

Volunteers power success of Pearland environmental education group

Some of Alexis Reyes’ fondest high school memories involve volunteering with Keep Pearl and Beautiful (KPB). Be it establishing the so-called Trash Club to collect garbage after school or working with the Youth Environmental Council (YEC), which she dubbed “the high school version of Keep Pearland Beautiful,” Reyes had a blast working with peers to … Read more

A passenger with no flying experience landed a plane at a Florida airport after the pilot became incapacitated

A passenger with no flying experience landed a plane at a Florida airport after the pilot became incapacitated

(CNN) — “I have no idea how to fly the airplane.” The pilot on his single-engine Cessna 208 had “gone incoherent,” the passenger was telling air traffic controllers Tuesday afternoon, according to audio from LiveATC.net. It was, he stressed, a “serious situation.” Air Traffic Controller Robert Morgan, a certified flight instructor, was on a break … Read more

Kewaunee School District wins grant for ‘fab lab’ tech ed equipment

Kewaunee School District

KEWAUNEE – The Kewaunee School District was awarded a $25,000 matching grant from the Wisconsin Economic Development Corp. to establish or expand facilities for a fabrication laboratory, or “fab lab,” for its schools, the WEDC announced Tuesday. A “fab lab” is a high-technology workshop equipped with computer-controlled manufacturing components such as 3-D printers, laser engravers, … Read more

Derby County: Chris Kirchner exchanges contracts with club administrators

Derby County: Chris Kirchner exchanges contracts with club administrators

Chris Kirchner previously attempted to buy Preston North End Derby County’s administrators have exchanged contracts for the sale of the club with Chris Kirchner. American businessman Kirchner will fund the club from next week and says he does not “anticipate any issues” completing the process of the sale. In a statement, Quantuma said the exchange … Read more

Chronic Pain Can Worsen Mental Health

Chronic Pain Can Worsen Mental Health

Share on PinterestResearchers say many people with chronic pain also deal with mental health issues. Ekaterina Lesnik/EyeEm/Getty Images Researchers say chronic pain can produce mental health issues for people who live with the condition. They note that chronic pain can cause people to miss work as well as fracture relationships between friends and family. Experts … Read more

When Will the MCU’s Phase Four End?

mcu phase 4

The contents and direction of Phase Four of the Marvel Cinematic Universe are some of the most closely guarded secrets in Hollywood. Fans know a great deal: the list of slated releases has been available for some time, and Marvel hasn’t been the slightest bit shy about where things are headed. The stylized number “4” … Read more

Pence visits Michigan to all DeVos-backed education proposal

Pence visits Michigan to all DeVos-backed education proposal

Former Vice President Mike Pence visited Michigan Tuesday, speaking alongside former Education Secretary Betsy DeVos in favor of a proposal to create new scholarship accounts for Michigan students to cover education expenses, including private school tuition. The pair told an assembly of several hundred students at Lutheran High School Northwest – a private Christian school … Read more