TUPELO • The Lee County burn ban means there will be no campfire at the city’s annual fall campout.
With burn ban ended, DEC provides advice on burning brush
By THE LCN STAFF PREV The state’s ban on burning has ended, but residents are remind to use caution when burning brush, reminds the state Department of Environmental Conservation Residents of towns with fewer than 20,000 residents may burn brush and tree limbs unless prohibited by local law. Residents in “fire towns” (www.dec.ny.gov/permits/58505.html) must obtain a permit DEC encourages residents to mulch or compost brush along…
Burn ban issued for Spokane County: Here's what you need to know
County leaders have issued a burn ban for all of Spokane County beginning Wednesday, July 24.
Wilmington legislators: Banning panhandlers doesn't solve issues of poverty
Wilmington-area legislators are condemning a practice that bans individuals accused of loitering and panhandling from the city.
What is the Unfolded Protein Response?
Did you know that a single biological process is related to diseases as diverse as Parkinson's, diabetes and cancer? The process is called the unfolded prote...
Here’s how Alaska's statewide workplace smoking ban will work
In the final days of the session, the Legislature finally approved a smoke-free workplaces bill that's been in the works for five years.
La Verne making changes in response to residents’ concerns
In recent months there has been a growing concern from a small group of residents who upset are with management on everything about the ongoing litigation to the way minutes are reported.
Small fire burns 10 acres near Corral de Tierra house
Corral de Tierra >> Firefighters contained a 10-acre blaze in a grassy field off Castlerock Road on Wednesday that came within 25 yards of a house.“It was a very quick response to make sure that home was protected and the fire was
Why the sluggish response to the homeless problem?
Homelessness is an emergency in California, but what state and local officials are doing about it amounts to malfeasance bordering on municipal manslaughter.
JHS freshmen learn disaster response
Jamestown High School freshmen now know what it's like to be a responder at a disaster scene.Around 95 freshman students participated in the ninth annual Teen Community Emergency Response Team (CERT) disaster drill in the gymnasium on Thursday. The students were certified as teen CERT community emergency...
Here's why Kleberg County Judge Rudy Madrid was sanctioned and his response
The State Commission on Judicial Conduct issued a public warning for Kleberg County Judge Rudy Madrid. Here's what happened.
Women in the Diaconate: What Are the Issues?
A mosaic in the Basilica of Sant’Apollinare Nuovo in Ravenna, Italy, shows women serving as myrrhbearers, as described in the New Testament. Shutterstock.com Women in the Diaconate: What Are the Issues Understanding the role of the deaconess in the early Church 1 Shares Pope Francis repeatedly has declared that the Church does not have the authority to ordain women to the priesthood. He regards the teaching…
Tribal leader: Girl's death should lead to better response
BILLINGS, Mont. (AP) — Frustration over the death of a Native American girl in Montana should be a catalyst for speeding up the law enforcement response to reports of missing
CERT teaches disaster response techniques
City of Moorpark is accepting applications for Community Emergency Response Team (CERT) training. The CERT classes meet 6:30 to 9 p.m. for six consecutive Thursdays at the Moorpark Police Services Center, 610 Spring Road. The class dates are March 14, 21 and 28, and April 4, 11 and 18. The final class will be held from 8:30 a.m. to 4 p.m. Sat., April 20 at the Ventura County Fire Department Regional Training Center at the Camarillo Airport. CERT is a training program that…
The 10 most important arguments in UNC’s response to the NCAA
UNC released its latest response to the NCAA, and the crux of the university’s argument continues to be that the NCAA is over-stepping its bounds in this case.
MONTGOMERY: What's Zwicker's response to school funding plan?
Constantly rising school taxes are a problem across Somerset County and the entire state. Surprisingly, though, few people know much about the biggest factor driving those taxes up — our
The Administration’s Response to Russia: What You Need to Know
Today, President Obama authorized actions in response to the Russian government’s aggressive harassment of U.S. officials and cyber operations aimed at our election.
Zingers, breakouts and burns: What to watch in the debates
WASHINGTON (AP) - Sixty seconds for answers, a television audience of millions and, for some candidates, a first chance to introduce themselves to voters The back-to-back Democratic presidential debates beginning Wednesday are exercises in competitive sound bites featuring 20 candidates hoping to oust President Donald Trump in 2020. The hopefuls range widely in age, sex and backgrounds and include a former vice president, six women and…
Must God Exist In Order For Christianity to Make Sense? (Response to Jochem Kuijpers)
Thanks for the great question Jochem, and thanks to everyone for weighing in!
What’s The Deal With Digital Forensics, Incident Response, And Attribution?
After several high-profile cyber attacks made big news headlines this year, it’s become evident to me, through online commentary, that there’s some confusion in the public space about h…