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Curriculum Changes

Who: President of a University, What: announced changes in requirements for graduation, When: not stated, Where: not stated, Why:Recent study showed only 15 percent of students took a foreign language course and only 20 percent took a math course while at the university

Lead: Liberty University announced changes in graduation requirements.

Students entering next fall must take one math, computer science and foreign language course. A recent study revealed in the past only 15 percent of students had taken a foreign language course and only 20 percent had taken a math course. “We feel that these new course requirements will allow us to turn out better-educated persons,” president David French explained

Arrest

Who:high school senior, What:Arrested for driving under the influence of alcohol, When:last night, Where: not stated,Why:for driving under the influence of alcohol for the third time in six month, how: not stated

Lead:Daughter of locally prominent attorney Jim Bensen was arrested for driving under the influence of alcohol.

Cathy Benson was this year’s homecoming queen, cheerleader, and a straight-A student. Her parents Jim and Sharon Bensen are shocked to hear about their daughts arrest. This is the third time this month she has been arrtested for driving under the influence.

Record Weather

Who: nothing, What:the high for yesterday’s weather was the hottest for this date since 1888was 82 degrees, When:3:30 p.m. yesterday, Where:Port Columbus, Why:it reached 82 degrees, the highest it has ever been on that day since 1888, How: nothing

Lead: Yesterday’s weather in Port Columbus was the hottest it has ever been on that date since 1888.

Yesterday in Port Columbus, not only was in unseasonably warm, and the high for the weather was 82 degrees.It broke the record for being the hottest temperature of that day since the year 1888.

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