Alicia Banks Staff writer @AliciaDotBanks
The Cumberland County school system has expanded a program to reduce unexcused tardies among students.The program, called "Every Minute Counts,'' started as a pilot almost two years ago in the Douglas Byrd schools district.
FAYETTEVILLE, N.C. (Tribune News Service) — Hudson Witz, 67, wore a hat with the words "Vietnam Veteran." He stood on the parade field at the Airborne & Special Operations Museum Saturday morning. He straightened his camouflaged jacket, adorned with medals. One showed he was qualified to shoot an M16 rifle. Another was a defense medal. "I usually keep them in storage," he said. "I only bring them out when I come to this event.