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The 2-day National Train Controllers Convention will be held in the city from May 21

Bhopal (Madhya Pradesh): The two-day National Train Controllers Convention will be held in the state capital, Bhopal, from May 21. Train controllers from 67 railroad divisions across the country will attend the convention. Key issues likely to be discussed include current conditions and challenges with rail operations. Presentations of the good work done by train […]

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May 28/29 PDP National Convention: Ortom puts pressure on Jonathan in a context of tension on the list of 4000 delegates

Samuel Ortom, Governor of Benue State Ahead of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) national convention scheduled for May 28-29 to elect the party’s presidential candidate in 2023, Governor Samuel Ortom of Benue State met with former President Goodluck Jonathan in Abuja. The 40-minute closed-door meeting took place at the former president’s Abuja residence on Tuesday. […]

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“Responding to a National Call to Action”

Protesters arrived in droves, encompassing all Five Corners in Vineyard Haven on Saturday, to show solidarity with protesters in a nationwide Bans Off Our Bodies protest. Following a leak from a Draft Supreme Court document showing majority vote to overturn 1973 ruling Roe vs. Wade earlier this month, communities across the country held rallies in […]

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Atlanta to launch accommodation bid for 2024 Democratic National Convention

Atlanta to bid to host 2024 Democratic National Convention Mayor Andre Dickens made the announcement at the Democratic Party’s Downtown Gala. The state last hosted the DNC in 1988. ATLANTE – Atlanta Mayor Andre Dickens said the city is in the running to host the 2024 Democratic National Convention. Dickens made the announcement at the […]

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The new generation of PDP calls for the inclusion of young people in the planning committee of the national congress

The PDP New Generation advocates for the inclusion of young people in the affairs of the People’s Democratic Party The group urged the party leadership to train young Nigerians in the People’s Democratic Party. The youth forum also pledged to mobilize 5 million voters for the PDP ahead of the 2023 general election FCT, Abuja- […]

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Creative Karthik orders national call-up

Dinesh Karthik eyed Ravichandran Ashwin over his bowling mark, then looked around at the court that was in store for him. Ashwin’s success with the white ball is largely due to his ability to plan the event and execute it under pressure. He played his ground and his plan, but still got hit in every […]

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Limestone CAR attends the 2022 National Convention

Limestone Society Children of the American Revolution) was well represented at the National Society Children of the American Revolution’s annual national convention in Arlington, Virginia, April 22-24. Local delegates Taylor Watts and Leah Emberton served as state flag bearers during the convention. They were accompanied by senior executives Dena Green and Teresa Huber. Members […]

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Chicago wants to host the 2024 Democratic National Convention and releases a video for the nomination

CHICAGO — Local leaders are bidding for Chicago to host the next Democratic National Convention. Local Democratic leaders released a website and video on Tuesday naming the city as a potential location for the 2024 convention, where the party will choose its next presidential candidate. Gov. JB Pritzker, who has been lobbying for weeks for […]

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Chicago is looking to host the 2024 Democratic National Convention

CHICAGO (AP) — Chicago announced a bid on Tuesday to bring the Democratic National Convention that will choose the party’s presidential nominee to the city in 2024. The announcement came with endorsements from top Illinois Democrats, including Governor JB Pritzker and Chicago Mayor Lori Lightfoot. “Hosting the 2024 Democratic National Convention in Chicago will create […]

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NAACP National Convention to be held in Atlantic City in July – CBS Philly

ATLANTIC CITY, New Jersey (CBS) – There’s a lot of excitement surrounding this summer’s NAACP national convention taking place in Atlantic City. It will be the first time in two years that the convention has been held in person since the pandemic. In 73 days, the NAACP National Convention will be held in Atlantic City. […]

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National Convention and Truck Show – June 9-11 in Springfield, Illinois

Truck Congress and Show 2022 –More than just a truck show– Our event is ‘more than just a truck show’ – it’s a Convention; a celebration and gathering of members and truck enthusiasts, whether they are old friends or new friends. — General Manager Laurence Gration KANSAS CITY, MO, USA, April 27, 2022 /EINPresswire.com/ — […]

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PDP Presidential Candidate to Emerge at National Convention – Northern Stakeholders

By Emmanuel Oloniruha People’s Democratic Party (PDP) stakeholders from 19 northern states and the FCT have denied endorsing any candidate as the party’s preferred candidate for the 2023 presidential election. The stakeholders said so in a statement after their meeting in Abuja on Monday, which was read out by the former Governor of Jigawa, Mr. […]

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The NAACP will hold an introductory press conference on its 113th National Convention

April 26, 2022Contact: Jonah Bryson, [email protected] [email protected] The NAACP will hold an introductory press conference on its 113th National Convention Join the NAACP to learn more about its priorities for 2022 Atlantic City, New Jersey – This Thursday, April 28, the nation’s largest civil rights organization, the NAACP, will hold a press conference introducing its […]

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Presidential Ticket: Let All Go to National Convention, Say Northern PDP Leaders

•Declare opposition party neither North nor South, but Nigeria • Tambuwal is a sore loser, says Obisesan Chuks Okocha Leaders of the main opposition People’s Democratic Party (PDP) from the 19 northern states met in Abuja yesterday and decided that the party’s presidential candidate for the 2023 general election would be determined by the national […]

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2023: PDP NEC meets on zoning, National Convention, May 4

Rivers State Governor, Chief Nyesom Wike has said the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) could die out if it does not field an eligible candidate to win the 2023 presidential election.It was even then that the presidential aspirant advised the PDP not to allow any aspirant who would later default with the party’s mandate to emerge […]

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Sixth Baha’is to hold National Convention during Ridvan Festival, election of delegates

National Baha’i center where Baha’is gather to elect the National Spiritual Assembly of the Virgin Islands on April 23-24. (Photo submitted) On April 23-24, 18 delegates from across the Virgin Islands will gather at the National Baha’i Center on Crown Mountain in St. Thomas for the 54th National Baha’i Convention, which will include the annual […]

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The American Iris Society holds a national convention in New Mexico for the first time

VADO, New Mexico – For many, this week in April is just a normal week. But for American Iris lovers, it’s this year’s National Iris Convention! Normally, the American Iris Society holds a convention every year, but it was postponed recently due to the pandemic. This is the first convention to be held since the […]

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FEDS Protection attends the 84th FMA National Convention — FEDmanager

In March, FEDS Protection joined the Federal Managers Association (FMA) for the FMA’s 84th Annual National Convention in Alexandria, Virginia. The Convention marked the 14th year of FEDS Protection’s partnership with FMA. After the past few years of virtual events, the Convention was a welcome opportunity for FEDS to reconnect in person with FMA members. […]

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What would the Republican National Convention mean for Milwaukee?

In 2024, the city of Milwaukee could have a second chance to host a national political convention and reap the economic benefits that almost always come with such events. Nearly two years ago, the city’s convention dreams were dashed when, after Milwaukee won the chance to host the Democratic National Convention (DNC), the entire event […]

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After national convention, appeals court hands down major verdict on APC in remarkable condition

Court of Appeal sitting in Abuja ruled in favor of APC leadership in Akwa Ibom State Delivering judgment on Thursday, April 7, the court ruled that elected members of the executive should remain in their offices The said state cadres were inaugurated by the former National Interim Committee of the APC Abuja- According to the […]

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Montana Grain Farmers Show Tremendous Strength at National Convention

by Courtney Kibblewhite, Northern Agriculture Network NEW ORLEANS – The Montana Grain Growers leadership team introduced three new resolutions at the National Wheat Growers Association convention. Montana Grain Growers President Tryg Koch says, “It’s always a pleasure to attend these national conventions. We can put in place a policy on greenhouse gases and cover crops. […]

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National 999 hotline faces pranks and irrelevant calls

Sitting at his desk with headphones on, (999) helpline operator Anik Sen heard a baby’s cry just after pressing the receive button to answer a distress call. “Someone could be in danger,” he thought immediately, but his concern faded when he heard a woman on the other side asking the baby to stop crying and […]

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The PRP National Convention is held tomorrow in Abuja

The People’s Redemption Party (PRP) has put in place everything necessary to hold its National Convention. This follows the successful conduct of ward, local government and state conventions across the country. The party will however, in accordance with electoral law, hold its national convention on Saturday, April 2, 2022 in Abuja. The purpose of the […]

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Will a national message convince voters to choose Labor councilors on May 5? – Work list

Sign up for LabourList’s morning email for all the work, every morning of the week. Labor’s campaign for the local elections on May 5 is now officially launched. Keir Starmer made it clear yesterday in Bury that he would put the cost of living at the center of the party’s bid for the votes, urging […]

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Clarkson Honors Engineering Student Presents Real-World Research at National Convention

Abby Kienzle ’23 Abigail Kienzle, a civil engineering junior from Albany, NY, and honors program member, presented her research this week at the American Concrete Institute (ACI) Concrete Spring 2022 Convention in Orlando, Florida. It is an international forum attended by leading academics and practitioners from the global concrete community. Abby was invited to attend […]

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Chicago to Bid for 2024 Democratic National Convention, Officials Announce | Chicago News

(Pedro Lastra / Unsplash) Illinois’ top Democrats announced on Wednesday they would ask national party leaders to hold its 2024 national convention in Chicago, calling the city an “ideal” location to deliver the party’s narrative to voters. Led by Governor JB Pritzker, Mayor Lori Lightfoot and Senator Tammy Duckworth, who serves as the vice chair […]

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The National Convention and Truck Show Finally Comes to Springfield, Illinois

Join us for the 2022 National Truck Convention & Show The pre-registration deadline is March 31 We invite all members and the public to come see for themselves the dynamic history of the trucking industry on display. — General Manager Laurence Gration KANSAS CITY, MO, USA, March 30, 2022 /EINPresswire.com/ — The American Truck Historical […]

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UPDATE: APC National Convention aspirant shot dead by terrorists in Abuja-Kaduna train attack

Muhammad Amin Mahmood, a contender for the just-concluded All Progressives Congress (APC) National Convention for the Northwest Zone youth leadership, was shot dead in Monday’s attack. SaharaReporters learned that the politician was on the train and was among those shot dead during the train ride heading to Kaduna from Abuja. However, at the time of […]

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2023: Godwin Emefiele supporters take control of the APC national convention

The APC National Convention allowed various support groups to promote their favorite aspirants A pro-Emefiele group used the occasion of the national exercise to promote the alleged presidential aspiration of Godwin Emefiele Supporters of the Governor of the Central Bank of Nigeria were visible all over the convention group and staged massive rallies Eagles Square […]

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CPA National Convention: Why I stepped down as National Vice President (North)

By Paul Orude Bauchi Former President Yakubu Dogara explained his decision to step down from running for National Vice President (North) during the All Progressives Congress (APC) National Convention which just ended in Abuja. Dogara, who sent the notice of withdrawal from the race to the chairman of the APC national convention election subcommittee ahead […]

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APC National Convention: Pickpockets go wild as delegates, others fight their way to Eagle Square

The PICKPOCKETS operate freely during the ongoing national convention of the All Progressives Congress (APC), Nigeria’s ruling party. There are several complaints of missing phones, cash and other valuables at Eagle Square, the convention venue. A media officer at the APC national secretariat in Abuja said CIRI that he was dispossessed of his phone when […]

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APC organizes a national convention in Abuja

The ruler Congress of All Progressives (APC) will hold its highly anticipated national convention today (Saturday) in Abuja. New national and zonal leaders of the party will be elected at the convention originally scheduled for February 26 but postponed to March 26. The convention is also expected to approve amended sections of the party’s constitution […]

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Uzodinma leads APC technical committee to oversee national convention – 9News Nigeria

By Princely Onyenwe, Abuja The All Progressives Congress Party has concluded plans to launch the congress within hours of the time of this report by 9News Nigeria. I would be shocked if after all the deliberations of party stakeholders and bigwigs, the Governor of Imo State, His Excellency Senator Hope Uzodinma has been approved to […]

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Everything is now ready for the APC National Convention | The Guardian Nigeria News

• Eagle Square agog for 12,000 delegates• Keep your eyes on the ball, Buhari tells APC leaders• Adamu, Akume, Al-Makura and others meet by consensus• The party prohibits elected politicians from voting at the convention• PDP instructs INEC not to monitor the APC convention After two adjournments and haggling that nearly derailed the process, the […]

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Aspirant promises automatic tickets to lawmakers

A Congress of All Progressives Presidential aspirant (APC) Sani Musa has promised that party members in the National Assembly will get the first right of refusal for return tickets in the elections, if elected. Incumbent Senator Musa made the pledge while addressing the APC House of Representatives caucus on Tuesday in Abuja. He was responding […]

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Final countdown to the reopening of the Queen Sirikit National Convention Center, which will become the ultimate event platform in Asia

Final countdown to the reopening of the Queen Sirikit National Convention Center, which will become the ultimate event platform in Asia Frasers Property (Thailand) Public Company Limited (FPT) has been commissioned by NCC Management & Development Company Limited (NCC) to develop the concept and manage the construction of the new Queen Sirikit National Convention Center […]

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CPA governors resolve disputes ahead of National Convention

Governor Sule of Nasarawa Governor Abdullahi Sule of Nasarawa state said All Progressives Congress (APC) governors had resolved their differences ahead of the party’s national convention on March 26. Sule, who is the chairman of the media committee for the APC national convention on March 26, said this in a statement signed […]

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Liberia: LP issues citation for special national convention

The opposition Liberty Party (LP) has issued a citation for a special national convention scheduled for April 23, 2022, to consider major decisions that would affect the party before 2023. The convention will see deliberations on the National President’s State of the Party Address, consider the resolution taken for LP not to field a flag […]

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Truly happy – David Moyes revels in West Ham starlet winning national call-up

David Moyes has expressed his delight at seeing Ben Johnson earn his first call-up to the England Under-21 side and stressed the West Ham United starlet continues to improve his game. The Hammers boss has deployed Johnson at both right-back and left-back this season, asking him to step in whenever vacancies have opened up in […]

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The NAACP National Convention is coming to Atlantic City, July 14-20

The NAACP’s 113th Annual National Convention will be held in Atlantic City July 14-20, 2022. It is an incredibly high-profile, prestigious and national-calibre event. On his 2nd inauguration, New Jersey Governor Phil Murphy approved legislation providing $2 million in funding for this important event. Let’s take this opportunity to compare the difference between a good […]

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Salt Lake City drops bid to host in 2024

Dennis Petersen (left) and Bruce Hough cast their ballots during the first ballot at the 2011 Republican State Convention on Saturday, June 18, 2011 at the South Towne Exposition Center. Photo credit: Scott G. Winterton, Deseret News. (left) SALT LAKE CITY — The Republican Party and Salt Lake City business leaders have withdrawn their bid […]

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Milwaukee in top 2 Republican National Convention finalists, according to Politico

MILWAUKEE (CNN/CBS 58) — The Republican National Committee has limited the sites of its 2024 national convention to two cities, Milwaukee and Nashville, according to two people familiar with the decision. RNC Chair Ronna McDaniel flew to Milwaukee on Wednesday for an official site visit, according to one of those people. Two other suitors, Salt […]

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Exclusive: APC May Move National Convention Again Following Legal Advice – The Whistler Nigeria

A new legal opinion could see the chairman of the All Progressive Congress interim committee, Mai Mala Buni, accept another change in the date of the party’s national convention, THE WHISTLER has learned. It was understood that legal advice will be made available to Buni upon his return from medical travel. But Buni would face […]

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APC starts selling forms, with presidential aspirants to pay N20m

Nigeria’s ruling party, the Congress of All Progressives (APC), has begun selling forms to aspiring candidates for various positions on its National Working Committee (NWC). Although unofficial, a source within the party said the party leadership, at its 25th regular meeting on Monday, agreed and adopted a schedule of activities ahead of its March 26 […]

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NAHREP National Convention and Housing Policy Summit Held in Washington, DC | News

SAN DIEGO, March 14, 2022 /PRNewswire-PRWeb/ — The National Association of Hispanic Real Estate Professionals® (NAHREP®) celebrates the first day of its National Convention and Chase-sponsored Housing Policy Summit, held March 14-16 at the Ritz-Carlton in washington d.c. Senior government and financial industry leaders will comment and participate in the discussions, including: Xavier BecerraSecretary, US […]

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Buni to lead APC national convention as party bigwigs move to overturn court order

The proposed date of the All Progressives Congress national convention scheduled for Saturday, March 26 seems to be on track This is how party stakeholders take big step to get court order stopping national party convention There are indications Governor Mai Mala Buni may oversee the party’s national convention Amid controversy over the identity of […]

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NAHREP National Convention and Housing Policy Summit Held in Washington, D.C.

Senior government officials and industry CEOs discuss housing policy, consumer trends and real estate performance involving the US Hispanic market SAN DIEGO, March 14, 2022 /PRNewswire-PRWeb/ — The National Association of Hispanic Real Estate Professionals® (NAHREP®) celebrates the first day of its National Convention and Chase-sponsored Housing Policy Summit, held March 14-16 at the Ritz-Carlton […]

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I don’t undermine the APC, the national convention, says Kalu

The Senator representing Abia North in the National Assembly, Senator Orji Uzor Kalu, has exonerated himself of the accusation that he was among those undermining the March 26 national convention of the All Progressives Congress. The accusation came from a former chief executive of the Progressive Governors Forum, the PGF, Dr Salihu Lukman and who […]

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PDP mocks APC over INEC’s disapproval of National Convention, NEC

Advertising The Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) has mocked the All Progressives Congress (APC) over the disapproval of its national convention scheduled for March 26, 2022. Recall that the the electoral agency rejected the APC’s invitation to attend its National Executive Committee (NEC) meeting scheduled for Thursday next week. The INEC also rejected Governor Sani Bello […]

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Ex-PGF boss urges vigilance ahead of APC national convention – Blueprint Newspapers Limited

Salihu Lukman A former chief executive of the Progressive Governors Forum (PGF), Salihu Moh Lukman, has instructed the Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) and all party members to be vigilant ahead of the national convention scheduled for March 26. Lukman said whether APC will produce both party leaders and candidates for the 2023 elections who […]

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Party to print presidency form as governors endorse Adamu – The Whistler Nigeria

The Progressive Governors Forum has finally acquiesced in the choice of President Muhammadu Buhari for the position of national chairman of the party, THE WHISTLER has learned. The forum is made up of governors under the APC. Buhari is reported to have appointed Senator Abdullahi Adamu as National President, which is a stark departure from […]

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National Convention: Demonstration rocks APC national secretariat over ‘taxation’ of candidates

SSome members of the All Progressives Congress (APC) stormed the party’s national secretariat in Abuja on Friday to protest what they said were alleged attempts by some party bigwigs to impose National Works Committee members on them (NWC) at the March 26 national convention. The demonstrators carried placards with various inscriptions, such as: “We will […]

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CPA approves 19 subcommittees to oversee national convention

Presidents, secretaries will be inaugurated on March 7 Charles Ajunwa With 19 subcommittees and a secretariat to provide support/technical services all made up of 1,562 select members, the All Progressives Congress (APC) is poised to hold a hitch-free national convention on March 26 that will produce the party Members of the National Work Committee (CEN). […]

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APC Ghana insists on making lists of delegates and committees for national convention – The Sun Nigeria

By Chinelo Obogo, Lagos On Thursday, the Ghanaian section of the All Progressives Congress (APC) protested against its non-inclusion as a bloc of delegates at the APC national convention scheduled for March. APC Ghana President, Mr. Oghenosa Micheletti, said in a statement that failure to officially hand over an APC Ghana delegate position is tantamount […]

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APC Candidates Ask Buhari to Stop Party National Convention – Blueprint Newspapers Limited

The All Progressives Congress (APC) national convention aspirants’ forum has called on President Muhammadu Buhari to halt the party’s national convention scheduled for March 26 by the Extraordinary Convention Interim and Planning Committee (CECPC). The APC candidates, in a letter to President Muhammadu Buhari on Tuesday, jointly signed by the forum’s chairman and secretary, Chief […]

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Nebraska woman volunteers with local FFA chapter on trips to national convention

Every October, Miqui Sheffield takes a week of her life for young people in Nebraska. Eleven times since 2006, the Farnam, Neb. woman has volunteered with the Eustis-Farnam High School FFA program, ferrying youngsters to the FFA National Convention in Indianapolis. It all started in 2006, when she and her husband Mark volunteered to drive, […]

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National convention decisions could herald a new era for journalists in the DRC

If the convention held in Kinshasa from January 25 to 29 quickly leads to action, it will mark a turning point in the history of the media in the DRC. The proposals in the final report of the convention, of which RSF obtained a copy, repeat most of those advocated by RSF and JED. The […]

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APC National Convention: Conspiracy to postpone March 26 date thickens – Blueprint Newspapers Limited

Following a change in the date for the 2023 general election announced by the Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC), there are new plots by certain interests within the ruling All Progressives Congress (APC) party to launch in the campaign for the postponement of its national convention scheduled for March 26, 2022. According to INEC, the […]

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APC Says National Convention Will Now Be Held in March | The Guardian Nigeria News

The All Progressives Congress (APC) Interim and Extraordinary Convention Planning Committee (CECPC) approved March 26 for the party’s national convention. Senator John Akpankudohede, National Secretary, CECPC, APC said this when speaking to reporters shortly after the committee’s closed meeting in Abuja on Monday. Akpankudohede said National Convention activities will start on February 24.“After deliberation and […]

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Buhari meets with APC governors at the national convention tomorrow | The Guardian Nigeria News

Unless there is a last minute change, President Muhammadu Buhari is expected to meet the governors of the ruling All Progressives Congress (APC) tomorrow at the presidential villa in Abuja. It was found that the meeting, originally scheduled for last Tuesday, was postponed shortly before the president left the country for a four-day official visit […]

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Local FFA members head to National Convention to compete and learn | Local News

SHERIDAN – Students from Tongue River High School and Sheridan High School enjoyed success at the FFA’s 94th National Convention. The FFA National Convention – held October 25-November 1 in Indianapolis, Indiana – aims to nurture the next generation of leaders, teaching individuals how to make an impact in the world. Before reaching national competition, […]

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APC to postpone National Convention – The Whistler Nigeria

Barring last-minute changes, the planned National Convention of the Congress of All Ruling Progressives will not be held on Feb. 26, according to a source at the party’s National Secretariat. The source who revealed to THE WHISTLER in an exclusive phone conversation, when asked for an update on the preparation, he said: ‘Nothing has changed […]

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Story: Cassville FFA Attends National Convention (2/16/22)

Cassville FFA students recently attended the 94th Annual FFA National Convention and Expo in Indianapolis, Ind. . Back row, left to right: Jaret Hinson, Colton Blankenship, Rebekah Fry, Jacob Duncan, Jenna Crim, Richard Fohn, Maci Barton, Timothy Hudson, Dalva LaGac, Taylor Smith, Zoie Coupland, Hanna Blankenship and Tierany Sloan. Photo added Lindee Mitchell earns an […]

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National Convention: APC fails to start selling forms, wannabes worry

Posted February 15, 2022 Just two weeks before the National Convention of the All Progressives Congress, the party has yet to begin selling forms to aspirants to positions on its national working committee, the punch has learned. The party had announced on January 19 that it would begin selling forms for aspirants vying for its […]

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123rd VFW National Convention – VFW

Each year, thousands of VFW delegates and auxiliaries gather to represent the organization’s total membership of over 1.5 million at the week-long VFW National Convention. There, our mission is to approve new national priorities to guide our organization as we lobby Congress on issues important to veterans, service members and their families. Convention delegates also […]

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Army to deploy 100 troops to national call center to help deal with Omicron surge

SINGAPORE — The Singapore Army will deploy around 100 troops to help deal with the rise in Omicron cases here. The soldiers will help bolster the national call center to provide advice, answer questions and reassure Covid-19 patients, Defense Minister Ng Eng Hen said in a Facebook post on Friday (February 11). Singapore has seen […]

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2022 ARRL National Convention Goes Radioactive for Hams

02/10/2022 The ARRL National Convention kicked off this morning with over 1,000 hams gathered at the DoubleTree by Hilton Hotel Orlando at SeaWorld. There, they attended one of four simultaneous practice tracks taking place in the morning and afternoon, cut in half by the midday convention lunch. The four training tracks were Contest University, Emergency […]

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Atlantic City Celebrates NAACP’s 113th Anniversary and Prepares for National Convention | Local News

ATLANTIC CITY — Mayor Marty Small Sr. and members of the local NAACP chapter held a press conference Thursday to congratulate the national NAACP on its 113th anniversary. The national NAACP was founded Feb. 12, 1909, in New York City, said Councilman Kaleem Shabazz, who is also president of the Atlantic City chapter. “I wish […]

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1976: Barbara Jordan gives a keynote address at the Democratic National Convention |

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Milwaukee prepares the best pitch for the 2024 Republican National Convention

Officials trying to lure the 2024 Republican National Convention to Milwaukee say they are working with a projected $65 million budget to stage the event and have already secured at least $10 million to $20 million in pledges. “We are pursuing this purely for the economic health of our city,” said Peggy Williams-Smith, president and […]

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Campbell Law School Joins National Call to Action and Works to Increase Housing Stability in Wake County

WAKE COUNTY, North Carolina (WNCN) – Campbell Law School worked with the White House and the Department of Justice last week to address the housing and eviction crisis in hopes of taking immediate action to increase the housing stability and access to justice in Wake County. Campbell joined 99 other schools in 35 states and […]

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Pittsburgh is not showing up to host the 2024 Republican National Convention

Pittsburgh is not in the running to host the 2024 Republican National Convention, Politico reported. The outlet reported from Salt Lake City — where the Republican National Committee currently meets — that RNC members are expected to visit other cities being considered for the political convention, but not Pittsburgh. In addition to Salt Lake City, […]

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APC National Convention: I have no ongoing battle with EFCC, Buhari minister reveals

APC leader, Senator George Akume has clarified his issues with the EFCC, as claimed in the media The senator called the report false while noting that he has no battle with the anti-corruption agency Often described as the father of Benue State politics, Akume is the only governor reputed to be free from the EFCC […]

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Pond Lehocky Giordano Joins National Call to Protect Americans by Raising Attorney Fees in Social Security Disability Proceedings | News

PHILADELPHIA CREAM, February 1, 2022 /PRNewswire-PRWeb/ — Pond Lehocky Giordano LLPthe largest law firm in workers’ compensation and disability law Pennsylvaniajoined the call of Social Security lawyers and law firms United States to increase the ceiling on fees paid to lawyers who guarantee social security disability insurance benefits for their clients. The current cap limits […]

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APC is expected to head in 4 different directions after the national convention –

By Olakunle Olafioye A The leader of the ruling All Progressives Congress, APC, Jackson Lekan-Ojo, said the ruling party would not survive February’s national convention, just as he rocked the country’s main opposition party, the Peoples Democratic Party, PDP, benefit immensely from the looming crisis staring the APC in the face ahead of its national […]

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Morris County Reintegration Programs to Feature at National Convention – Morris County, NJ

Posted on January 27, 2022 Community Connections and STAR to be Highlighted at National Sheriff’s Association Winter 2022 Conference Two announced Morris County reintegration programs, both designed to help ex-offenders successfully reintegrate into the community, will be highlighted next month at the National Sheriff’s Association 2022 Winter Conference in Washington, DC, Morris County Sheriff James […]

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Sickle Cell Association Holds 49th Annual National Convention Virtually

HANNOVER, Maryland—The Sickle Cell Disease Association of America will hold its 49th annual national convention virtually this year from Tuesday, October 12 through Saturday, October 16. The five-day multidisciplinary convention on sickle cell disease and sickle cell trait attracts hundreds of healthcare professionals, patients, families, community organizations, leaders and advocates. “Our group of world-class speakers […]

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Dishonest Practitioners and Naturopathic Practices: A National Call for Normalization

Naturopathic practices Naturopathy or naturopathic medicine is defined by two fundamental philosophies and seven naturopathic principles and practices which are guided by twelve distinct naturopathic theories. According to the World Naturopathic Federation (2021), direct risks associated with naturopathic care have been reported very rarely and the vast majority are minor. A call for standardization Panesar […]

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Extended ARRL Team to Support February ARRL National Convention in Orlando

01/20/2022 A large ARRL team of volunteer members, program representatives and presenters will take the convention theme forward by inviting attendees to “Rediscover Radio” at Orlando HamCationhost of the 2022 ARRL National Convention from February 10-13. extended list workshops, exhibits and activities will educate and entertain radio amateurs engaged in developing knowledge and skills in […]

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DVIDS – News – WRNMMC Responds to President’s National Call to Fight New Wave of COVID-19

By Alpha Kamara, WRNMMC Command Communications WRNMMC, Bethesda, MD – As the country continues to battle the COVID-19 pandemic and rising cases due to the Omicron variant, Walter Reed National Military Medical Center (WRNMMC) is supporting President Joe’s mobilization Biden of 1,000 troops to help in places across the country where hospitals have been overwhelmed […]

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Canadian Pharmacists Association National Call to Action to Support Pharmacy Professionals

OTTAWA (ON), January 18, 2022 /CNW/ – Canadian healthcare providers have made incredible sacrifices throughout the COVID-19 pandemic. Pharmacists and their staff are no exception. Pharmacies remained open to their communities during the worst of the pandemic and extended their practices to public health, becoming a leading provider of COVID-19 vaccines and information in many […]

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APC sets February 26 for National Convention

decision Congress of All Progressives (APC) on Tuesday confirmed February 26 as the date for its national convention. Until today, the date was largely based on speculation from political actors and unconfirmed media sources. It has become official during the speech of the President of Nigeria’s Governors Forum, Fayode Kayode, at the APC National Women’s […]

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CPA Governors Gather and Insist February for National Convention

Governors elected on the platform of Nigeria’s ruling party, the APC, met on Sunday evening and decided that the party convention should be held in February. The APC has been unable to hold a convention and elect new national leaders since its former leadership, led by Adams Oshiomhole, was sacked in 2020. The party has […]

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NJ could spend $2 million on NAACP national convention in Atlantic City

TRENTON — The NAACP is holding its national conference in Atlantic City this summer, and the state could spend $2 million to make it happen. A bill allocating state funds to cover costs associated with the week-long meeting of the nation’s oldest civil rights organization was among those sent to Governor Phil Murphy on the […]

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CDS Faculty Recognized at National Convention – UB Now: News and Views for UB Faculty and Staff

Three faculty members from the College of Arts and Sciences’ Department of Communication Disorders and Sciences have received prestigious awards from the American Speech-Language-Hearing Foundation. Nichol Castro, Christopher Heffner, and Thea Knowles, all assistant professors, received New Investigator Research Grants Nov. 18 at the American Speech-Language-Hearing Association’s annual meeting in Washington, D.C. Only 10 grants […]

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Phillies announcer Tom McCarthy gets national call again for Eagles-Bucs | MLB

Jan. 13—For years, Tom McCarthy has been alerting Phillies fans to bullpen calls. Last Sunday, he responded to one. McCarthy, the Phillies’ main television play-by-play announcer since 2009, was tasked with calling a college basketball game in San Diego last weekend. But when Jim Nantz went into COVID-19 protocol and couldn’t travel, the CBS honchos […]

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Huron Plainman | Local realtors attend the national convention in San Diego

HURON — Ace Realty Broker/Owner Angie Uttecht and Ace Realty Broker/Partner Laurie Smith recently attended the National Association of Realtors annual convention in San Diego. More than 10,000 Realtors® from across the country and around the world gathered in San Diego to experience the world’s premier event for real estate professionals. Uttecht & Smith heard […]

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New York City Mayor Eric Adams Joins National Appeal to Replenish Federal Restaurant Revitalization Fund

New York City Mayor Eric Adams joined a nationwide group of elected officials calling on the federal government to replenish the national budget Restaurant Revitalization Fund, an emergency fund providing financial support to restaurants and bars hit hard by the pandemic. The Real Deal reports that the mayor signed a letter to Congress – alongside […]

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Byron-Bergen students attend FFA national convention | Featured story

BERGEN — Five students from Byron-Bergen High School had the opportunity to travel to Indianapolis for the 94th National Future Farmers of America Association convention and exposition. Rachel Best, Maddie Pimm, Alex Schuck, Gracie Erin and Brendan Pimm joined students from more than seven FFA chapters statewide for the trip. FFA is a youth organization […]

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Milwaukee is one of four finalists to host the 2024 Republican National Convention

Milwaukee city skyline Milwaukee, who held a reduced Democratic convention in 2020, made the list of the four finalist cities considered to host the 2024 Republican National Convention. Pittsburgh, Salt Lake City and Nashville, Tennessee are the other finalists. The news was first reported on Friday by Politico. “The Republican National Committee is grateful for […]

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Milwaukee is among the final four to host the 2024 Republican National Convention

MILWAUKEE (CBS 58) — Milwaukee could once again take center stage in politics in 2024. According to the Republican National Committee, the brewing city has been shortlisted to host the Republican National Convention (RNC) in 2024. The RNC announced it had narrowed the bottom four to Milwaukee, Nashville, Pittsburgh and Salt Lake City. Committee staff […]

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Republican National Convention: Milwaukee Named 2024 Finalist

Milwaukee Named RNC 2024 Finalist Milwaukee has been named a finalist to host the 2024 Republican National Convention, party officials confirmed to FOX6 News on Friday, January 6. MILWAUKEE – Milwaukee has been named a finalist to host the 2024 Republican National Convention, party officials confirmed to FOX6 News on Friday, January 6. The other […]

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GOP National Convention 2024: Salt Lake City finalist to host Republican event

Salt Lake City is one of four cities vying to host the 2024 Republican National Convention. Politico reported Friday that the other finalists were Milwaukee, Nashville, Tennessee and Pittsburgh. Party officials plan to visit each of the cities in the coming months before making a decision in the spring. “It’s a great opportunity. It’s a […]

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Salt Lake City would be a finalist to host the 2024 Republican National Convention

Downtown Salt Lake City is pictured Oct. 12, 2020. Salt Lake City would be a finalist to host the 2024 Republican National Convention. (Steve Griffin, Deseret News) Estimated reading time: 2-3 minutes SALT LAKE CITY — Utah is reportedly among the finalists to host the 2024 Republican National Convention. Politico reported Friday that Salt Lake […]

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Virtual programming available from the Farm Bureau National Convention

The annual meeting of the American Farm Bureau is held January 7-12 in Atlanta. However, if your schedule doesn’t allow you to get to Georgia on time, Nikki Jones, director of event marketing at IDEAg, says you can attend virtually. “Virtual convention attendees will be able to experience most convention activities at the same time […]

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Wellington consoled by national commands

Wellington’s dressing room would have been a psychologist’s dream the day after last night’s Air NZ Cup rugby final. The pain of losing the game 6-7 to Canterbury has been transformed by an injection of news that eight players – almost a quarter of the 35 All Blacks players named today – will be making […]

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Nashville Places Bid to Host 2024 Republican National Convention at Governor Lee’s Request | WJHL

NASHVILLE, Tenn. (WKRN) – Could the 2024 Republican National Convention be held in Nashville? That’s what Republican leaders in the state are hoping for. Although a tall order, Music City executives have laid out plans to host the main nominating event. Governor Bill Lee’s office has asked the city of Nashville to submit a proposal, […]

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Hillsboro FFA attends the 94th National Convention

The 2021 Hillsboro FFA American Diploma winners are pictured (lr) Heather Burba, Joe Helterbrand, Grant Crum and Ashlie Hillyer. Photo submitted Hillsboro FFA members are pictured touring Great American Ball Park in Cincinnati. Photo submitted The Hillsboro FFA Chapter departed Hillsboro on October 27 and began its journey to Indianapolis, […]

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KCMO withdraws as potential host of 2024 Republican National Convention

KANSAS CITY, MO (KCTV) — Kansas City, Missouri, has pulled out as the potential host city for the 2024 Republican National Convention. A letter indicating this has been sent to the RNC Site Selection Committee. The letter was signed by Mayor Quinton Lucas and Visit KC Acting President and CEO Randall J. Landes. It looks […]

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Sunderland Bid Supports National Call for Government to Support Vulnerable Businesses Amid Omicron Fears

The city’s Business Improvement District is supporting a national campaign launched today, Monday, December 20. The #BusinessBooster campaign wrote to Prime Minister Boris Johnson and Chancellor Rishi Sunak on behalf of over 100 BIDS across the UK and 100,000 retail, hospitality and leisure businesses, with a list of support needed to help these industries survive. […]

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Kellogg strike sends national message

battle stream – U.S. Sen. Bernie Sanders told a crowd in Battle Creek on Friday that the ongoing strike against the Kellogg Co., which is based here, sends a national message to corporate leaders that workers want dignity. “In the richest country in the history of the world, we need to shake up workers fairly,” […]

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PC recording time | Wheatland FFA represents at the national convention

INDIANAPOLIS – The Wheatland FFA Chapter was able to represent the state of Wyoming at two events at the FFA National Convention this year in Indianapolis, Indiana. “In order to compete in the National Convention, a team must win the state competition,” said Wheatland FFA adviser Brice McIntosh. “The Wheatland FFA won the Agronomy and […]

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City of Milwaukee officially submits bid to host Republican National Convention

The city of Milwaukee has officially filed its bid to host the Republican National Convention in 2024. The 200+ page app highlights the city’s access to Lake Michigan, entertainment venues, festivals, the culinary scene, the Milwaukee Bucks Championship, Fiserv Forum and more. The RNC isn’t the only political convention with its eyes on Milwaukee. The […]

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Milwaukee submits bid to host

Republican National Convention: Milwaukee bids to host in 2024 Milwaukee officially offers to host the 2024 Republican National Convention. VISIT Milwaukee confirms to FOX6 that it has submitted its offer. MILWAUKEE – Milwaukee officially offers to host the 2024 Republican National Convention. VISIT Milwaukee confirms to FOX6 that it has submitted its offer. The city […]

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West Holmes FFA Chapter Visited National Convention – Ohio Ag Net

The West Holmes FFA Chapter traveled to the National Convention in Indianapolis, Indiana from October 26 to October 30. Sixteen FFA members attended the convention. The 16 members who attended the National Convention were: Cora Crilow, Maren Drzazga, Garrett Houin, Derek Miller, Jess Miller, Pacee Miller, Alex Pringle, Alysa Pringle, Bree Pringle, Leah Reining, Andi […]

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Communication Sciences and Disorders Students and Faculty Shine at National Convention

Submitted photo Recently graduated Associate Professor Lisa Bowers and Rylee Atkins celebrate a job well done after their presentation at ASHA 2021. University of Arkansas students and faculty in the Communication Sciences and Disorders (CDIS) program recently presented research at the American Speech-Language-Hearing Association (ASHA) convention in Washington, DC The ASHA convention is the premier […]

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Stone Memorial FFA Attends National Convention | Community

FFA students from Stone Memorial High School had the opportunity to attend the FFA National Convention and Expo from October 27-30. During the convention, students had the opportunity to network with other members from across the country and with industry professionals. At the show, there were more than 250 exhibitors representing agriculture, colleges, fundraising, the […]

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How companies can respond to the national call to action on infrastructure cybersecurity

The Biden administration recently issued a proclamation designating November as Critical Infrastructure Security and Resiliency Month. At a time when the global economy still suffers from shortages due to broken supply chains and when Congress has just passed a major infrastructure initiative, the topic could not come sooner. The administration’s proclamation highlights one of the […]

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Alexander FFA attends national convention | Connect

Selected students from the Alexander FFA Chapter traveled to Indianapolis, Indiana for the 94th National Convention. This convention takes place every year, where thousands of chapter members gather at Lucas Oil Stadium to hear the FFA national team as well as other FFA contributors and guests. Last year, the convention was followed virtually due to […]

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Three artists selected in the national call for public art at the Muscatine roundabout

After consulting the services of the city of Muscatine to ensure that each artist was capable of carrying out a large-scale project, the Muscatine Public Art Advisory Commission recommended three artists to create public art in Mulberry and Second Street Roundabout – Daniel Miller of Iowa City; Nathan Pierce from Cape Girardeau, Missouri, and Greg […]