He worked in the team’s community relations department and was a spokesman for The March of Dimes and the United Way. He launched The Charlie Sanders Foundation in 2007, which funded at least two scholarships each year for students in Oakland County. He started the Have A Heart Save A Life program after learning about the death of prep player Wes Leonard, a Michigan native who collapsed and died just minutes after making the game winning shot to give his team a 20 0 record..

Staff Sgt. Christine Bissonnette filed a human rights complaint after she failed twice to be promoted to inspector in 2015 and 2016. At her hearing Friday, Bissonnette argued she was just as qualified as the men who got promotions. Vertical photos If the height of the subject is to be focused on while taking a picture, then it is better to go for vertical photos as the entire subject being visible, can fit in one shot. Sit on a higher position In case of family photographs, try to place yourself somewhere little higher than the others. Place the members systematically say for example according to the color of their outfit.

Thought that the chemistry was as visible as you can make it. We were forcing teams to double him down there, and if they don double him we going to be able to get it to him, and that what we had pictured it to be. It just took a while was as forcible as anybody in the NFL (in the red zone).

Information provided by Bossier Parish Public Relations Department?BENTON, La (KSLA) The highest honor by the National Federation of State High School Associations has been awarded to Benton High School Boys’ Cross Country Coach Frank Trammel, who has been chosen as the 2014 NFHS National Coach of the Year.Trammel has coached Boys’ Cross Country for 39 years and guided his team to 17 combined boys’ and girls’ cross country championships. He was nominated for this honor by the Louisiana High School Athletic Association, which is a member of the NFHS.”Frank Trammel is a community treasure. He has contributed greatly to the lives of our students by being a great mentor and shining example of what kind of impact a man can have on the lives of others if he places them first,” Mitch Downey, Principal at Benton High School, said.

High School Students Kenyatta Thomas and Quinton Harry.Students taking a stand against violence. This is video from the March 14 Walkout at Pascagoula High. The organizers of that and a walk out this weekend in Gulfport join us. Son r DeAngelo Williams est aussi libre comme l’air. Les secondeurs Lawrence Timmons et James Harrison sont dans la m situation, quoique Harrison n’ira pas ailleurs qu’ Pittsburgh s’il a toujours le d de jouer. C’est ce qu’il a laiss entendre apr le match..

Sunday is the day Punxsutawney Phil sees his shadow. Or doesn’t. By Sunday night, we’ll know if six more weeks of winter are in store. After moving through from the league office through four courts in Texas, New Orleans and New York Elliott and the NFL Player Association are withdrawing their appeal of his suspension, according to NFL Network Insider Ian Rapoport. Elliott desire for closure in this matter is in his best interest, as well as the best interest of his teammates, family and friends. Decision is in no way an admission of any wrongdoing, the statement adds..

Defensive end Billy Winn is on injured reserve with a knee injury. Nose tackle Kyle Peko is on the physically unable to perform list with a foot injury. Starting defensive end Derek Wolfe suffered an ankle sprain. Lawrence River, 300 km seaward from Quebec City. Huge snowstorms, 80 years apart, clobbered Canada’s “snow free” city with more than 55 cm of snow. A Canadian steamship carrying miners from Yukon and Alaska became stranded on Vanderbilt Reef.

But that may be changing.Currently, Mississippi state law doesn’t require backseat passengers who are over 12 to wear a seatbelt. But that may be changing.Final Moments: Crash witness says victims didn’t die aloneFinal Moments: Crash witness says victims didn’t die aloneUpdated: Tuesday, March 28 2017 6:54 AM EDT2017 03 28 10:54:07 GMTHolly Stokley said amid the chaos, she’s happy she and her husband were able to provide some comfort to the injured passengers. (Photo source: WLOX)Holly Stokley and her husband were driving on Highway 198 in George County when they saw Saturday’s devastating, fatal crash unfold, and they both jumped out to help.Holly Stokley and her husband were driving on Highway 198 in George County when they saw Saturday’s devastating, fatal crash unfold, and they both jumped out to help.Police pursuit started because occupants weren’t wearing seatbeltsPolice pursuit started because occupants weren’t wearing seatbeltsUpdated: Tuesday, March 28 2017 2:25 PM EDT2017 03 28 18:25:29 GMTCrayons and broken glass mark the place where 3 children were killed Saturday in a fatal accident.

The CRTC prohibited the practice known as simultaneous substitution in the name of giving Canadians what they want the ability to watch big budget American commercials.Bell and the NFL asked for the stay in early January when it applied for leave to appeal the CRTC decision at the Supreme Court. They argue the CRTC does not have the jurisdiction to ban simsub for a single program. Bell said the ban cost it $11 million last year and cited it as a factor when it cut dozens of jobs from local TV and radio stations last winter.While the court did not grant the stay, Judge Russell Brown did grant their request to deal with the leave to appeal on an expedited basis, and to expedite the hearing if they are granted leave to appeal.Bell’s Super Bowl TV audience drops 39 per cent after new CRTC ad policyBell seeks Supreme Court appeal over CRTC Super Bowl ad decisionThe last minute attempt to overturn the ban before the big game may have failed, but Bell isn giving up its fight.will continue to pursue every option to have the Super Bowl simultaneous substitution ban reversed for 2019 and beyond, spokesman Scott Henderson said in an email Friday.Meantime, Bell will everything we can to maximize the audience on our channels.

Mort Schefter: Jay Cutler’s success could cost him a coachFacebookTwitterFacebook MessengerPinterestEmailprintcommentIn this week’s “Six Points,” Mort and Adam look at Jay Cutler’s profound effect on coaches, why Johnny Football is getting the ball, the Watt Dalton rivalry, a QB reunion in Indy, and much more.Jay Cutler’s play could cause a coaching change”Cutler’s Law” could be an NFL math conundrum. The player most likely to get a coach fired by playing erratically is the one most likely to get a coach hired by playing consistently well.During ESPN’s Sunday NFL Countdown, before the Bears routed the Rams, Mike Ditka said Jay Cutler is playing the best football of his career. Cutler then went out and threw for 258 yards, three touchdowns and no interceptions in Chicago’s upset win at St.

Naysayers will point out that the NFL had black players before Lombardi took over as Packers head coach. True. Equally true is that many teams had quotas for black players. The changes we made are going to be a benefit for Southern Miss. I was impressed with Dr. Bennett when I met him for a short time.

The Rays return home in St. Petersburg, facing the Boston Red Sox after athree game series against the Yankeeswas switched from Tropicana Field to Citi Field in New York because of Irma. The Rays left town Sept. Drain immediatley.2. Arrange shells on a flat surface. Cut spinach and mix with the ricotta, egg and parmesan.

(Source: WLOX)More than one hundred people packed into the Home of Grace chapel to say good bye to Kevin Hyatt, a man killed in a car crash in Jackson County this week.More than one hundred people packed into the Home of Grace chapel to say good bye to Kevin Hyatt, a man killed in a car crash in Jackson County this week.Warrior Walk to fight DIPG draws nearly 400 participants in Ocean SpringsWarrior Walk to fight DIPG draws nearly 400 participants in Ocean SpringsUpdated: Monday, March 26 2018 12:04 AM EDT2018 03 26 04:04:20 GMTJosh and Angel Myers attend the inaugural DIPG Warrior Walk in Ocean Springs. They are the parents of Sophia Myers, who died of DIPG in 2017. (Photo Source: WLOX)Josh and Angel Myers attend the inaugural DIPG Warrior Walk in Ocean Springs.

D COACHING: The Cowboys are 2 3. They were embarrassed in Denver when they weren’t ready to play. They have blown two double digit leads and lost consecutive games at home while scoring at least 30 points for the first time in history. Once stepping into this cat vortex, I almost completely forgot that I came for a workout.I left my playful pal to set up my mat in the huge open space where the cats roam freely. A black special needs cat named Sebastian immediately came over to my mat to inspect the scene (and me) before moving on to check out all of the other mats quickly covering the ground. She says some cats will rub up next to people, get in the way of things or just watch from a high perch.even have some cats that get that it stretching time and join in, Glover says.On the mat next to me, Sebastian found his home for the hour as he plopped down in the center, creating a fun struggle for my neighboring yogi who tried to accomplish all of the poses despite having a cat taking up half of the mat.While I (mostly) remained the zone, I couldn help but feel giddy whenever one of the cats would come up to me.

A: Funny is funny! People I started with, like Kathleen Madigan, we didn want to be chicks, we just wanted to be comedians. It doesn really affect you until you get to the television deal level. Some of these young female comedians are trying to use sexy and are filthy.

In 2005, Shaun was voted the NFL MVP as he led the league with 1880 rushing yards and 27 rushing touchdowns. He led the Seahawks to the Super Bowl that year where they narrowly lost to the Pittsburgh Steelers. Mr. Property owners should note that just because their assessed property value went up, it doesn mean they face a big property tax increase this summer. What matters is how much your property increased compared to others in your property class. Assessment before Jan.

“Yes,” Tom replied, nodding. Still believes in his innocence as well as he’s got plenty of followers, including me, that believe that he was unjustly found guilty of liability of Ron Goldman’s death and Nicole’s death. It’s a shame,” Henry told Good Morning America.

In the five games after the Saints pulled the plug on Peterson, Ingram had 502 yards and seven touchdowns on 102 rushing attempts (4.92 yards per carry) and 67 yards on 16 receptions. In those same games, Kamara has 334 yards and three touchdowns on 49 rushing attempts (6.82 yards per carry) and 226 yards and one TD on 23 receptions. That’s 569 yards from scrimmage for Ingram and 560 yards from scrimmage for Kamara..

Ebenhack) Tampa Bay Buccaneers linebacker Lavonte David (54) upends Jacksonville Jaguars tight end Marcedes Lewis during the first half of an NFL preseason football game, Thursday, Aug. 17, 2017, in Jacksonville, Fla. (AP Photo/Phelan M. Ensuring that Sarasota avoids the mire of mediocrity has become my driving passion. As a concerned citizen of Sarasota and an Enterprise Florida board member, I have spent a huge amount of time pitching Florida, and Sarasota specifically, to businesses around the world. I’m doing my best to argue that this is fertile ground for economic growth..

As a parting piece of advice, Sochia recommends if you live far from your parent, “Get to know who knows your mom or dad or neighbor, so you can call them if your parent doesn’t pick up and you are worried, instead of the cops. Most parents are ok with that. It’s all about love and care.

Time it so cold and dark there. I don like it there, added forward Tomas Hertl, while Tim Heed deemed it bit cold. Didn read (the story or see the video), so it dangerous to comment, said Jets coach Paul Maurice following the team pre game skate Tuesday morning in Buffalo.

For some, that apparently is not enough. Rams left tackle Orlando Pace, a member of the Pro Football Hall of Fame, told Pro Football Talk Live this week: “There’s a little bit of suspicion there. I think guys all feel that way. Secondary had a bit a of a lull in the middle of the season where I just felt like they were misfiring, Mathieson said. The last couple of weeks, they been playing with high confidence. They flying around the field, trusting each other.

I find him irritating and irrelevant far too often. He good at what he does but far less insightful than Louie who we were blessed with. He is often very negative. 9, 2008, file photo shows H. Wayne Huizenga at Dolphin Stadium in Miami. Huizenga, a college dropout who built a business empire that included Blockbuster Entertainment, AutoNation and three professional s.H.

And in 1967, Australia hosted India in a Test that started at Adelaide Oval on Saturday, December 23. Christmas Eve was a Sunday, so it was the rest day. But by Christmas morning a Monday the players were again out on the field representing their country.

“Turn your TV off, don’t read the paper, turn your cell phone off and don’t get on the Internet,” Dilfer said. “Shut your world off because all you’re going to hear is stuff that’s going to change the way you’re going to play. He needs to stay focused on what he’s been focused on during the playoffs..

There are some great local rivalries in the City of Brotherly Love these days. Coach Corrado is loving the BE lax experience; they return a ton of scoring. (Lax Fidelis) 10. They’re so desperate that it wouldn’t be a shock if they try to trade up. The wild card: All bets are off if they sign Cousins in free agency. Otherwise, they’ll make a big time investment in the future because the organization has no confidence in Christian Hackenberg and/or Bryce Petty, the only two quarterbacks under contract.

You can’t say you saw this coming when the notoriously humorless NFL relaxed its “No Fun League” scowl to allow at least a few more expressions of “Glee” er, glee.In: group celebrations and, oddly, “celebrating on the ground,” as NFL Commissioner Roger Goodell wrote in a May 23 letter to fans. Out: taunting and anything crude. (There’d been a problem with twerking by the Pittsburgh Steelers.)Despite the bigger headlines and misdirected confusion regarding kneeling protests during the national anthem early in the season, the players have been so on board with the freedom to Act that they’ve prepared end zone skits.

“For me it’s a big thank you to this whole area. This area is special to me because I see the out pouring of love they will put on somebody when they are in need. That will always be appreciated by me. The way I phrased the question, I don think he should have read the script. I didn say who would be CEO, who would buy whom. I think he should have said, I meet with you.’.

Federal money has already bought new dozers and compactors. Two new scales have been added and approach roads to the landfill have been rebuilt to keep truck traffic flowing. Sampling and testing for toxins will have to be tripled or quadrupled. But James in the round last year did not take the significant step in his second year to up to his draft status. Yes, I know he been injured. He wasn outstanding before he got hurt.

“People can identify who that unit belongs to.”Fernandez is expecting to see an increase in drones over the holidays.”We’re seeing a lot of recreational users flying in places they shouldn’t be,” Fernandez said. “Specifically, here in the Lowcountry flying over or near the Ravenel, over or near people and also close to traffic.”The FAA also prohibits flying the aircraft within 5 miles of an airport.According to FAA records, more than 650 recreational drones are registered in the Charleston area as of May. The FAA predicts drone numbers will double nationwide to 4.3 million by 2020.

They kept coming and kept playing. Toward the end I thought we played for each other more. I thought we played more unselfish. Also gives Culpepper high marks on his toughness, not surprising considering his bloodlines: Both his parents have made multiple appearances on the TV show father was a nine year NFL veteran after finishing an All American college career with the Gators. Great. (My dad and brother) are great sources to tap into and are very helpful.

I did get the greatest modeling for behavior and interactions, said Mark Shapiro, who appeared with his father at a recent Wharton Leadership Lecture to talk about the skills necessary for negotiating. Taught that you have to have compassion and tolerance, whether in daily interactions or complex negotiations. [He never focused solely on] achievement, but [on] effort.

“It’s a big weekend in the NFC South. It feels like in the NFC South the last few weekends our playoffs have started,” tight end Greg Olsen said. “Every game has been critical for playoffs and seeding and alignment. Was awesome. We celebrated as a team in the end zone, and that always a great feeling, no matter if it tying the game or the first touchdown of the game, center Daniel Kilgore said. Very special when you come back, you down, all odds are against you and nobody gives you a chance in the stadium.

Team also could be in market for cornerback if it decides to move on from Breaux, who has struggled with injuries. More formidable defensive end opposite All Pro Cam Jordan could make pass rush into game changer. If Kelemete gets starter money elsewhere, team will seek similar versatile lineman to fill in when starters are out, as Kelemete often did last season.

Uncle. We give up. Tom Brady. On Oct. 15, 2013 around noon, a local head of a tourism police agency, acting on a tip, stopped a tanker truck loaded with cocaine. Protecting the load were 11 police officers in four vehicles. “A man in my position, you can’t afford to have a bad day. And if you do have a bad day, you have to correct it. Continue to give effort on something, You’re not going to be perfect at all times.

Those are the guys who should be coaches of the year. They very much deserve applause at the way they played, and the way they came back, all the way through the playoffs. Stokes, score doesn indicate how good of a ballgame this was. TONI BASIL (singer, choreographer, dancer): always as interested in the game as well as the halftime. I love to watch the ballet that going on the football field. I continue to be amazed how the quarterback and the wide receiver connect it always thrilling to watch.

Cameron Prarie Wildlife Refuge is covered with water. No one should be in Hackberry, either. There are no services in the parish at all. Would rather see a ring of tall grass growing up against the trees, he said. As that looks that actually better than targeting that grass and hitting the bark with your string trimmer. $57,722 mulching program would have avoided both the trimmer damage and the ring of tall grass.

The six block event will include music, food, photo opportunities, ice sculptures and a chance to see Super Bowl broadcasters, among activities. Each day will have different entertainment, but many Minnesotans will be interested in Monday, Jan. 29, which will feature Prince related music by the Revolution, Sheila E.

March 12: Actress Barbara Feldon (“Get Smart”) is 85. Actress singer Liza Minnelli is 72. Singer Bill Payne of Little Feat is 69. No time for pleasantries, even for the friendly siblings.There is work to be done to prepare for the Super Bowl, prepare for each other, prepare for a history making day already being widely hyped as “Harbowl” or “Superbaugh” depending which nickname you prefer.”It doesn matter who the coach is, what relationship you have with the person on the other side,” 49ers coach Jim Harbaugh said so matter of factly Monday afternoon.Their parents sure aren picking sides for the Feb. 3 matchup in New Orleans.These days, the Harbaughs longtime coaching father, Jack, stays away from game planning chatter or strategy sessions with his Super Bowl bound coaching sons. Baltimore John Harbaugh and little brother Jim have been doing this long enough now to no longer need dad input.Yet, they still regularly seek it.

Allen was undefeated in four career starts against Boston and started for the first time in seven games. Brad Marchand served the third game of his five game suspension. St. Guys were hungry for a win and it was a great opportunity for us, Hermiston coach David Faaeteete said after the team practice on Tuesday. Was a hard fought game for us all the way to the fourth quarter. It was fun for our crowds, the students were crazy and it was fun to listen to them roar..

Has told me I cannot take my son without his approval. I can bring him around my family without his approval but he could do anything he wants without letting me know. I fear for mine and my child safety. Zehrung’s 2016 summer meeting came after he woke up with blood on his pillow. Fearing the bill, he chose not to go to the closest ER in Wisconsin Rapids. Then, when he was on vacation this past summer he, again, chose not go to the closest ER when his hip came out of its socket while he exercised.

“Yeah, I don’t even know what the language is at this point,” said Bears tight end Zach Miller, who lost a TD reception by not “surviving the ground” on a play in which he was injured and sidelined for the rest of the season. “I don’t think a lot of people . I don’t even know if the rule makers do at this point know what the language is.

Richardson saw limited duty and generated 23 yards on six carries.Alabama head coach Nick Saban the priority was for his team to catch up and not make sure his tailbacks got their carries. His biggest concern heading into the Ole Miss game is the status of wide receiver Julio Jones.Saban reported that Jones practiced and caught passes during Wednesday practice. Jones broke his left hand in Saturday loss to South Carolina and underwent surgery on Sunday.

Fait une bonne job sachant que je tra une blessure un ischio jambier, a soulign Auclair. Ce fut une belle journ Il y avait un petit stress, mais c’ une bonne chose. M’a donn de l’ Je suis content d’avoir pu me produire devant ma famille, mes amis et mes co Apr le saut vertical, je trouvais que c’ pas mal silencieux et j’ai dit aux gars qu’ils pouvaient crier.

MCMINNVILLE, OR McMinnville Police Department said the investigation began in Oct. 2017. Over several months, detectives received information that indicated that Vaughn Leslie Monagon had engaged in the sexual abuse of a child a number of years ago.Monagon was arrested Friday on four counts of first degree sexual abuse.The case has been turned over to the Yamhill County District Attorney’s Office.Police believe there could be more victims.The bodies of Kevin Wayne Sharp; his wife, Amy Marie Sharp; their son, Sterling, 12; and daughter Adrianna, 7, were discovered Friday at a rental condominium in the beach town of Tulum.Street drug laced with bug spray produces zombie like effectsStreet drug laced with bug spray produces zombie like effectsUpdated: Wednesday, March 21 2018 5:31 PM EDT2018 03 21 21:31:31 GMTA street drug that contains bug spray is taking a toll on drug users while producing zombie like effects.A street drug that contains bug spray is taking a toll on drug users while producing zombie like effects.Teacher posts annual salary online, says her pay is nearly unlivableTeacher posts annual salary online, says her pay is nearly unlivableUpdated: Thursday, March 15 2018 5:57 AM EDT2018 03 15 09:57:38 GMTA teacher in Arizona says the governor’s claims on teachers pay in the state is just wrong.A teacher in Arizona says the governor’s claims on teachers pay in the state is just wrong.Police: 3 arrested after guns seized during traffic stop in SE PortlandPolice: 3 arrested after guns seized during traffic stop in SE PortlandUpdated: Sunday, March 25 2018 2:00 PM EDT2018 03 25 18:00:04 GMT.

CD 7: Democrats seem to think they can build some momentum here against longtime Republican Congressman John Mica. The problem is they didn’t find a top tier candidate. The DCCC has sent a few attacks against Mica, including one from Victor Torres for not doing enough to solve Puerto Rico’s debt problems.

“There is just simply too high a failure rate, ” Butt told CityNews. “We also know from the statistics that the false allegation rate is somewhere in the neighbourhood between five and 10 per cent. But that way more than five or 10 per cent of cases that are falling off before they get to a charge.”.

When Edwards talks about Kaepernick s development, he s speaking of Kaepernick s development as a black man, or as Colin Kaepernick would say, an African man. Kaepernick s birth mother is white. He was adopted and raised by white parents. Probably play defensive end in the game, but the more important thing is how he does in the practices, especially in the pass rush drills, Mayock said. What they probably do in the one on one drills is they have him start both with the three point stance and standing up. Obviously, I love to see him do some pass drops also, but if we don get that this week we get it at his pro day and at the combine.

“My mentality in the sport of boxing is to win first always but, of course, you always want to give people their money’s worth,” Mayweather said. “There’s been fights I look at and say I’m not really pleased with that even though I won. We’re pushing ourselves extremely hard.

“He called me yesterday and told me the news,” Manning said. “I kind of knew there was a possibility with everything going on with his health. I’m obviously disappointed just because we’ve had a long run together. At the same time, I got the news that the Chinese government welcomes companies such as ours to come to China’s main board for a second listing. So we made the decision last year to go back to the mainland China market. And finally we are successful.

“I will not be completely, fully thrilled until the ink dries on paper and we know we’re staying in Oakland in a new stadium,” Perez said. “I’m very happy, very happy. But I’m not going to be overjoyed until we sign a stadium deal to keep the Raiders in Oakland with our own stadium.”.

Kelly will stubbornly stick to his no huddle offense, similar to what the Bengals invented in the 1980 but they had Boomer Esiason at QB, and Joe Montana first QB coach, Sam Wych drawing up the plays NFL, courtesty of Vic Fangio, (who Jed fired for even hinting at bringing in a WCO coach) shut down Kelly, so 49er fans, get ready for shut down Sunday the way, if you haven figured it out yet, those three and outs come quickly, so Baalke definitely drafting D first to give his D a breather. In baseball it where a catcher can no longer make the throw back to the pitcher see Macky Sasser or a 2nd basemen cant make the easy throw to first see Steve Sax. In golf it where a golfer starts missing 5 inch putts.

He’s been very helpful for me.”Guys who had a lot of experience in this business, I really listen to and like to learn from them.”Compare their quick pace, yet efficiently run “devils in the detail” organized practices, their emphasis on defense, discipline and teamwork, and it’s easy to discern that the Sabans’ coaching roots stem from the same “Paul Brown” branches.”I remember Lou was captain of the Browns and was a great linebacker,” said former Dolphins coach Don Shula, who also broke in with the Browns in 1951. “We were all students of the Paul Brown system. He demanded teaching and discipline and short organized practices and teams that didn’t make mistakes who played to the best of their ability.”Nick Saban lists his father, Nick Sr., as his No.

Another attempt by Congress to repeal and replace the Affordable Care Act failed this week. The bill, sponsored by Sens. Bill Cassidy (R Louisiana) and Lindsey Graham (R South Carolina), would have cut a trillion dollars from health care over a decade and turned Medicaid over to the states.

For the kids, some didn want to leave. Each day they were absolutely ready for the program, even though they were tired. They caught the vision, and didn want to miss out on a thing. In pro sports, 2007 was the year that cheaters got caught red handed. In the NFL, the Patriots got busted using hidden cameras to intercept opponents play calls. Baseball players were accused of dealing with shady laboratories to acquire human growth hormone.

One of the most beloved fan favorites in program history, Snake put the exclamation point on an already excellent career by leading the Sun Devils to the Pacific 10 Conference championship and a Rose Bowl berth against Ohio State. An Honorable Mention All American his junior season, Plummer exploded to national prominence his senior season, finishing third in the Heisman Trophy voting while also earning First Team All America by honors by the FWAA and being named the Pac 10 Conference Offensive Player of the Year after throwing for 2,776 yards and 24 touchdowns both standing at the time as the second best single season efforts in ASU history. Thanks to his role through ASU historic 1996 season, Plummer ended his Sun Devil career atop the school all time charts for career passing yards (8,827) and touchdown passes (65)..

Interesting question. If you’re talking value it would have to be Owens or Gore because they were third round choices. But I toss Owens because he was disruptive, divisive and eventually left. Pennsylvania public schools are among the best in the nation. Our students’ performance on the National Assessment of Educational Progress is among the nation’s best, and seven of 10 public school students go on to higher education. Support professionals are proud and important partners working within the education environment to help support academic excellence within our all public schools..