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TheStatehouseFile.com: Bill to protect student journalists officially dies

This is an excerpt from an article written by TheStatehouseFile.com reporter and Franklin College student Katie Stancombe. Read the full article here. — Student journalists have no chance of gaining stronger First Amendment rights now that a bill that would have protected them is dead. A student journalists protections bill, previously known as House Bill […]

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National Convention attendance without candy bars, raffles, carwashes

By Denise Roberts, Greenwood Community High School We were once a school of haves and have nots. With rising free and reduced lunch numbers as well as aging homes in a land-locked corporation, those haves are disappearing. Our kids do not have extra money, especially the type of money normally needed to travel to national […]

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Thursday night convention speaker: Chris Bowers

Chris Bowers, motivational speaker and comedian, will be the Thursday evening speaker at this year’s Oct. 16-17 IHSPA fall convention. Like several of our most popular recent speakers, Chris has ties to IHSPA. He was editor of his high school yearbook at Richmond High School and president of the IHSPA student officers in 1990-91. To […]

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