As a diligent student and a Floridian, concerned with the future of this state and country, I believe that I deserve the 4-Year College Plan scholarship because I have always taken the highest caliber of courses, participated in countless hours of community service, and have been "well-rounded” with leadership roles in various clubs.
On April 25th, 2018 Erick Davila a 31-year-old black male was executed in the Texas State Prison for two murders. The victims were two black females, one a five-year-old named Queshawn and her Grandmother Annette. The killings happened at a children’s birthday party in Fort Worth Texas with intended target of Jeffery Stevenson a local gang rival of Erick. Erick was on death row 9 years prior to his execution doing everything he could to get the ruling overturned due to his claims of drug use. The U.S. Supreme Court rejected his pleas due to evidence of him having intentions to kill a various amount of people. Erick claimed to mistakenly kill the two victims while intending to kill two other gang rivals.
Rachel was born in Alabama. Her master, or owner told her she was born around 1850. She was never told her actual birthdate. She was first sold to a family in Alabama by the name of Columbus. They were poor and owned few slaves. It was a small cotton plantation with a big family so the slaves had to work extra hard. Rachel and the other female slaves lived in the stove room made of clay and grass. They raised plenty of different plants as well as cotton such as: Peas, greens, and potatoes.
Ruben Hinojosa is a democrat politician with a liberal ideology, he was born and educated in south Texas. To be more precise, he was born in Edcouch TX in a wealthy family owner of H&H foods, a food processing company. He graduated from the university of Austin and from UTPA with business degrees.
Hector Olivera starting in left field, a questionable trade the Braves made for him. He has not shown much promise at the minor league level last season or during Spring Training. He hit is first home run over the weekend but it did not count since the game was rained out.
Madera High is an ordinary high school in a fairly small town of about 60,000 people. Although the usual picture of bullying portrayed in the media does not occur here, there are still other forms of bullying and harassment that happen often. Cyberbullying has become the new form of harassment that teens use to bully other students. Social media is now the platform bullies prefer to use rather than the physical confrontation that bullying used to be. Through recent years, it has become an epidemic that has taken over the internet and social networks. It has made it even harder for students to get away from the bully or the person harassing them. At Madera High the amount of bullying seen at school by other students and staff is fairly low,
Around the month of April in 1847, Joseph Kello’s mother, Rachel Lindell, gets pregnant. Rachel faces the traumatic task of telling her parents that she, unmarried at the age of 19, is pregnant. For approximately six months, she endures the changes in her appearance indicating to friends and neighbors that she is pregnant. Finally, on Thursday, October 7, 1847, Joseph’s father, Charles H. Kello, marries Rachel at the Asbury Methodist Church in the city of Wilmington.* Three months later, on January 6, 1848, Joseph is born. (L7) 62) (L184)
Initially, before the excerpt the Joad family took Granma Joad to get buried, and then they arrived at a camp, where many other people were camping as well. Subsequently, their first encounter with the people in the camp was extremely rude, and unpleasant. However, later on they encounter a nice young man who politely explained to them that they are in Hooverville, and that the conditions here are very harsh, due to the deficiency of jobs. Afterwards, leading to the passage a man with an officer along, came and stated that there are jobs available, however Floyd said it's just a lie therefore resulting in he, and Tom nearly getting arrested, due to it infuriated the officer.
The main focus of this article is Richard Nares, a grieving father, who has become a hero in the eyes of many children fighting cancer. Nares has had a huge impact on two-year-old Sisi Johnson who has neuroblastoma. Sisi’s mother does not have a car and struggles to transport her daughter to and from chemotherapy as much as six times a week. Nares, who lost his son, Emilio, to cancer in 2000, has started a program called “Ride With Emilio”. This program provides transportation for low-income families with children battling cancer. The program has hundreds of patients who receive free rides to and from their cancer treatments. Nares met
John Merrick was a born into slavery in Clinton, North Carolina on September 7, 1859 following his emancipation, he learned to read and write. Merrick’s first financially successful business venture was his ownership of a barber shop in the Durham area. His eventual financial achievement in the barbershop business gave him the necessary experience, and resources to kick start his latest business ventures. The success that the barbershop business brought Merrick was rare for a black man,His wealth and influential characteristic and therefore extraordinary for a black man of his time. John Merrick’s various business endeavors all flourished during his adulthood. these business ventures would include his creation of a well known North Carolina
Joe Marcus Johnson is a professional basketball player for the Brooklyn Nets and He now plays for the Miami Heat. Johnson averaged 16.3 points per game, third best on a team that entered the National Basketball Association (NBA) playoffs seeded fourth in the Eastern Conference. He is one of the best NBA players from Arkansas (Joe Johnson (basketball).
Juan Cortina was born in 1824, in Camargo, Tamaulipas Mexico. Racher and Politician, Juan Cortina is remembered in our history for him and his army, taking control of Brownsville. He along with others saw the US as a threat against their property as Anglos set up land net to his, so he organized a group, an army if you will to fight the First Cortina War”. Cortina backed off following negotiations with Mexican leaders, but he was commonly known for demanding rights of Tejanos and MExicans and demand anyone be punished that would violate the rights that he stated. Once the Texas Rangers got involved, there was tension between them all, this went on for years between them both and on December 1859; Rangers finally went after Cortinas army in
While shadowing Dr. Dario Narro, he began to tell me a story of a major decision he had to make early in his career. After finishing his residency in Houston, he had to decide where to establish his medical practice where he did residency or move back to the Rio Grande Valley. In the end, he chose to stay close to home and established settled in south Texas. He gave several reasons such as being close to family but there was one that stood out to me the most which was “It’s not about the money but rather the people”. This inspired me to follow his footsteps and establish my medical career in an area where I can impact a greater population. In a place where I can make a bigger difference in the lives of others.
Del Charro is found at the Inn of the Governors in the heart of Santa Fe. It is often touted as the most popular bar in the state and has won awards for cocktails, happy hour, hotel bar, margaritas, chili cheese fries and best cheap eats. Locals and tourists alike deem the burgers as the best in town with a daily special concocted for fun. As for the regular menu burgers at Del Charro, enjoy the house burger made with grass fed beef or the cowboy bison burger with bourbon glazed charred onion.
Jadarius is a quiet and soft spoken year-old boy at Magee Elementary School. Jadarius's favorite sport is football. His favorite color is blue and he likes to watch Superman videos. In the summer, Jadarius looks forward to playing outside, eating vanilla ice-cream along with his mom's Hamburger Helper. Jadarius states, after high school, he would like to work at a Dollar General store and attend Jackson State University. His favorite subject in school is math. Jadarius has an eligibility ruling of Developmental Delay and Language/Speech Articulation. In reading, current I-Ready data indicates Jadarius recognizes Level K high frequency words, and with support, answer questions about key ideas and details stated in literary or informational