Earlier this week, we told you about an AT study that showed 43% of teens admitting to texting and driving. That was even with 97% admitting that the activity is dangerous. Obviously, distracted driving is a serious issue there just some debate on how to tackle it, from a law enforcement perspective.
The Frank Johnson Recreation Center (2227 Mercer University Drive) just went through $939,000 in voter approved SPLOST funded upgrades. At the ribbon cutting to unveil the new additions, Mr. Johnson’s widow, Dorothy, and daughter, Cheryl, told stories and shared memories of the beloved patriarch.
The one place in America I am still dying to visit is Austin, Texas. I a tech guy that loves food and music so SXSW is high on my bucket list of things to do. Austin has tech, BBQ and Texan charm, who could ask for more? A second spot is Big Sur, California.
Arkansas’ rate of child deaths from assault related causes, which includes abuse and neglect, ranks it fifth among the states an average 2.9 children per 100,000 from 2012 17, according to federal mortality data. By comparison, Louisiana had the highest rate, 4.7. Arkansas also has a high rate of non fatal child abuse..
Getting Americans vaccinated will be key to suppressing the virus and fully reopening the economy. So far, just over 46 million doses have been administered and the administration has pledged to ramp up daily doses to 1.5 million. Since the pandemic began nearly a year ago, more than 27 million Americans have been infected and the country is on the cusp of reaching 500,000 deaths..
Jeane Freeman, the SNP health secretary, could not say whether a single room had been secured by the Scottish Government on Sunday, despite insisting that a blanket requirement on all international arrivals to isolate under state supervision will be brought in early next week. The UK Government has said a requirement to isolate for 10 nights in hotels will apply only to those arriving from 33 “red list” countries, and has begun securing enough rooms to accommodate them. However, just a week before the new system is due to come into force, SNP ministers have not set out how a Scottish system will work, nor have they held discussions with airports or secured extra hotel rooms.
Junior running back Zander Horvath was tabbed a third team All Big Ten selection by both the coaches and media members. He led Purdue with 442 yards rushing and two rushing touchdowns on 89 carries. Horvath, who became the first Purdue running back haul in a 100 yards receiving in a game since 1997 earlier in the season against Northwestern, finished third for Purdue with 30 receptions for 304 yards on the year..