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New American Relief Program

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According to the National Coalition for Literacy, roughly half of the U.S.’s adult immigrants report that they speak English “less than very well,” yet by 2030, nearly one in five U.S. workers will be an immigrant. Area adult learners are working hard to improve those numbers by participating in one of several English language and citizenship classes offered by Ardmore Literacy Leadership coalition members.

TFD: Cooler weather ahead

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Yeah! Only another week and Fall will be upon us. Oh, wait; that means leaves, raking, and burning. Every season comes with its share of work, and I know we will still have a few hot days ahead of us. I am just dreaming of the cooler weather.

BCF: This too shall pass

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Well, here it is the middle of September already and surely cooler temps in the forecast? Hope everyone had a good week. With the election year, Pandemic, unrest with the school aged children and their learning, along with the unstable workforce, I hope all affected can see that “this too shall pass” and we can get on with our daily lives.

Enos: Register to vote

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Hello Enos! Fall weather is quickly approaching and summer 2020 will be just a fond memory. Before we know it, the leaves will fall from the trees and our labor of taking them away will begin; a never-ending chore in our area.

COVID-19 Is Spreading in State Prisons

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Two weeks ago DeAnna Ray received the phone call she has feared since early March. Her daughter Hannah, an inmate at the Eddie Warrior Correctional Center in Taft, told her that she had tested positive for COVID-19 after showing mild symptoms for weeks.