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Bay County Showcase of Schools

Posted: 02/04/2008 - Bay County school officials held a showcase Saturday to help parents select a school that best fits the needs of each individual student.

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Memorial Service for Bay High School Student

Updated: 01/30/2008 - A memorial service took place this afternoon for a Bay County High School student who was killed last week. His funeral was held yesterday but today students gathered after school to pay tribute to their friend.

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Breakfast Point

Posted: 01/17/2008 - New Bay County school, Breakfast Point Academy, will be open for pre-K through 6th graders for the 2008-2009 school year.

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Battle Between McCalister and School Board Over

Updated: 01/10/2008 - It's been a hard fought battle, but Bay District School Superintendent James McCalister has won the legal battle over his right to remove Larry Bolinger from the Bay High principal's job.

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Back Into the Swing

Posted: 01/09/2008 - Some tips to getting your kids back into the swing of things and ready for spring semester.

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South Walton High School Play

Updated: 11/02/2007 - South Walton High School's drama department has had a hard time presenting a fall play this year. A group of concerned citizens challenged the first selection, Blithe Spirit, then rumors began circulating there would be another challenge to the second choice, which was a murder mystery.

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School Dropout

Posted: 10/31/2007 - Non-high-school graduates can expect to make $7,000 less a year than those with a diploma.

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Local Schools Labeled as Dropout Factories

Posted: 10/31/2007 - A new study from Johns Hopkins University finds more than 1 in 10 high schools across the country and about half of all Florida high schools are considered dropout factories.

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Senator Gaetz Attacks Half-Cent Sales Tax Renewal

Updated: 10/30/2007 - State Senator Don Gaetz visited Mexico Beach on Tuesday, as part of his outreach work in his five-county district. He met with the AARP early Tuesday morning, where area seniors were concerned about senior citizen issues as well as education spending.

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Half-Cent Sales Tax Q & A

Updated: 10/29/2007 - The special election to decide if Bay County voters will renew a half-cent sales for schools, is about a week away. Last week, Newschannel 7 brought you a series of stories on the tax issue, highlighted by a live debate between Bay County School Board Member Ginger Littleton and Bay Tax Foundation President Lee Sullivan. One of the items surfacing in that debate concerned deals, certain items that are exempt from the tax.

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We Build Schools, But Can We Keep Them in Shape?

Updated: 10/27/2007 - Bay County School officials have spent over $100 million dollars on school repairs over the last 10-years. The money came from the half-cent sales tax. Now, school officials want voters to renew the tax for another 10-years to renovate even more facilities. But how is the quality of some of the most recent work?

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Half-Cent Sales Tax Dollars at Work in Local Schools

Updated: 10/25/2007 - In less than two weeks, Bay County voters will head to the polls, deciding if they want another 10-years of the half-cent sales tax. In order to help you make an informed decision, we've been airing a special series this week on the tax renewal issue. Thursday, we visited two local schools to see how officials are spending your tax dollars.

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