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Health professionals call for action to address gun violence

Leaders from the nation's top health professional organizations have issued a call to action on gun violence, co-signing an article published Monday in the Annals of Internal Medicine.

February 26, 2015 | Kelsey Dallas Deseret News | Hot Topics

Michelle Obama's 'Let's Move' campaign turns 5, spurring videos, tweets, praise and criticism

February 2015 marks the fifth anniversary of Michelle Obama's "Let's Move!" initiative. The First Lady got her husband, President Barack Obama, in on the celebration this week, with a video of the pair asking Americans to share their favorite five ways to stay fit.

February 26, 2015 | Kelsey Dallas Deseret News | Hot Topics

High school graduation rates jumping, but some groups still lag behind, data shows

American high school students are graduating at record levels, new numbers from the Department of Education reveal, and progress has been made closing the achievement gap among black and Latino youths. Last year, 81 percent of American high school students graduated, a record high.

February 26, 2015 | Eric Schulzke Deseret News | Hot Topics

ECSO warns of tax season scam

Income tax season in full swing, and so are attempts to use it as a front for scams.

February 26, 2015 | Staff report | Crime Reports

For kids older than 2, nap may only benefit tired parents — and it may disrupt sleep

File this one under bad news for parents of young children: A new study from Australia says little guys older than 2 don't benefit from a nap. And it may prevent them from sleeping well at night.

February 26, 2015 | Lois M. Collins Deseret News | Hot Topics

Ebenezer Elementary hits the pavement to fight diabetes

Ebenezer Elementary School raised money and awareness for the fight against diabetes with a fun run/walk.

February 25, 2015 | By Paul Floeckher | Education

The few, the proudly employed, the coding boot camp graduates

Matt Jensen had a plan to land a job as a coding developer in the computer industry. He would first earn a bachelor's degree in information systems, which would immerse him in business management, coding language and computer security.

February 25, 2015 | Matthew Jelalian Deseret Media Companies | Hot Topics

Patricia Arquette's equal pay speech draws criticism from both sides of the aisle

During her Academy Awards acceptance speech, actress Patricia Arquette delivered a message about equal pay for women.

February 25, 2015 | Matthew Jelalian Deseret News | Hot Topics

Legend's Oscar speech raises questions about more than race in the U.S.

Musician John Legend picked up an Oscar this past weekend for "Glory," an original song for the Martin Luther King Jr. biopic, "Selma," and used his time at the podium to draw attention to America's black incarceration rate.

February 25, 2015 | Chandra Johnson Deseret News | Hot Topics

Consumption of sugar, red meat is up worldwide

Americans are not alone in craving salty, sweet and all-around unhealthy foods, according to a new study on global health trends.

February 25, 2015 | Kelsey Dallas Deseret News | Hot Topics

YouTube releases a new video app just for kids

Earlier today, popular video site YouTube unveiled a new app called YouTube Kids, a family-friendly version of YouTube made just for children. It will be available starting today on Google Play and in the Android app store.

February 25, 2015 | Herb Scribner Deseret News | Hot Topics

Time for a job change? Here's how to tell

Participating in your employer’s Going Out of Business sale is a solid indicator that a job change is inevitable. However, if your employer’s books are solidly in the black, how do you know the right time, if ever, to change jobs?

February 25, 2015 | Taylor Cotterell Deseret News | Hot Topics

15 signs that you're addicted to your Fitbit

Look around the room these days and you'll spot someone with a plastic bracelet tracking their steps, miles, etc. No, this isn't some kind of punishment or parole tracker. Most likely they opened a Fitbit on Christmas morning, Hanukkah or New Year's.

February 25, 2015 | Michelle Lehnardt Deseret News | Hot Topics

College is not for everyone

Nicholas Wyman's parents pushed him to go to college, but all he wanted to do at the time was learn to cook.

February 25, 2015 | Eric Schulzke Deseret News | Hot Topics

3 reasons why drinking too much water is bad for you

Most people have heard you should drink eight glasses of water a day. In fact, hydration is a basic component to healthy living. However multiple studies have found the contrary suggesting your body can’t handle excessive amounts of water.

February 25, 2015 | Paige Cook FamilyShare | Hot Topics

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Stancell visits Exchange Club

At the Exchange Club of Effingham's meeting last week, Springfield Merchants Association President Jamey Stancell shared updates on Springfield and the close relationship the SMA has with the city.

December 09, 2014 | Staff report | Around Town

Boyles 69th

Mr. and Mrs. Leonard Boyles Sr. of Guyton celebrated 69 years of marriage on Dec. 5. They were married on Dec. 5, 1945, by Rev. B.E. Whittington in Springfield.

December 09, 2014 | Staff Report | Lifestyle

Effingham jobless rate falls to 5.9 percent

Effingham County's unemployment rate fell to 5.9 percent for October, according to the state Department of Labor.

December 09, 2014 | Staff report | Business

FBCs of Rincon, Springfield joining for symphony at Mars

First Baptist Church of Rincon and Springfield are coming together to perform "The Nativity" Symphony at the historic Mars Theatre.

December 09, 2014 | Staff report | Church

Where would Jesus be born today?

Author Harriet Richie relates an incident in her family's life that revealed to her the true nature of Christmas: Following their church's Christmas Eve service, Harriet's family decided to stop somewhere for a late-night breakfast. The only place open that late on Christmas Eve was a truck stop off the nearby interstate.

December 09, 2014 | By Rev. Dr. Bob LeFavi | Church

Outlaw policing for profit in state

Back in 1966, Bobby Fuller sang about, "Robbin' people with a six-gun, I fought the law and the law won." And rightfully so: Robbery is a crime. But what happens when it's the law doing the robbing and the law wins?

December 09, 2014 | By Benita Dodd | Opinion

Misunderstood text messages can lead to trouble

Can you hear me now?

December 09, 2014 | By Robert Williams | Opinion

A closer walk may not always help

Q: My buddy's wife walks their 11-year-old into the classroom each day. Then she takes out his assignments and helps him get ready. We're talking about a very capable kid who has no "issues" at all. My buddy says other mothers at his son's school are also doing the same thing. My wife has heard about this and wants to start walking our very capable son into his fourth-grade room.

December 09, 2014 | By John Rosemond | Lifestyle

Georgia, the land of opportunity

Each year, according to the National Conference of Bar Examiners, about 55,000 people pass the bar exam in the United States, which admits them to the practice of law.

December 09, 2014 | By Tom Crawford | Opinion

Progress in state’s charter school efforts

You may recall that I vigorously opposed passage of a constitutional amendment in 2012 creating the State Charter School Commission that would allow an alternative method for authorizing charter schools in Georgia. You may recall, also, that the amendment passed handily. So much for my vigor.

December 09, 2014 | By Dick Yarbrough | Opinion

Revenue gains holding up

November state revenues continued the strong showing so far in the fiscal year with the five-month total showing a gain of $358.9 million, compared to the five-month total of a year ago.

December 09, 2014 | By Sen. Jack Hill | Opinion

10 gift ideas to wow your neighbors

The holidays are right around the corner, and many of our minds are turning towards our shopping lists. It's pretty easy to think up something to give those nearest and dearest to our hearts, but it's a little more tricky shopping for the people on our lists we don't know as well, such as neighbors, teachers and business associates. When you don't know a recipient's taste, you can still get a gift that's sure to impress. Here are 10 ideas to get your holiday shopping started right.

December 09, 2014 | Heather Hale Deseret News National | Hot Topics

5 ways to kick colds to the curb this season

If there's ever a time you need your body to be at the top of its game, it's winter - after all, there are holidays to get through, icy roads to drive on, runny noses to wipe ... Unfortunately, there's also never a more likely time you'll come down with a cold or flu. Put your game face on this season with the following immune system-boosters. The best offense against cold and flu viruses is having a good defense!

December 09, 2014 | Katie Nielsen Deseret News National | Hot Topics

DPH confirms death of elderly woman from the flu

The Georgia Department of Public Health has confirmed the flu-related deaths of two elderly females in the Coastal Health District - one from Chatham County and one from Effingham County. These are the first confirmed flu-related deaths in the Coastal Health District; however, there have been five additional confirmed flu-related deaths statewide.

December 08, 2014 | Staff report | Lifestyle

Who has DC picked to play the next Joker? Will Smith, others join cast for 'Suicide Squad'

Rumors concerning DC and Warner Brother's dream "Suicide Squad" cast have been circulating for a while.

December 08, 2014 | Travis Poppleton Deseret News National | Hot Topics

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