Lead Homework 1
Who: Hattiesburg Board of Education
What: Meeting to discuss changes and new rules in schools
When: This morning (meeting)
How: Enacting new rules
Why: Enrollment dropped by 200 students and they don’t want it to continue to drop
Lead: The Hattiesburg Board of Education accepted new rules for schools proposed by administration and will be enacted in schools in order to avoid a decrease in enrollment.
Faculty in Plane Crash
Who: Two university professors (escaped safely) 5 people out of 45 aboard(killed)
What: Plane crash on takeoff
Where: Kennedy International Airport
When: Thursday night
Lead: A plane crashed during takeoff at Kennedy International airport and, although there were 45 passengers aboard the plane, only five were killed and two escaped unharmed.
Who: Norman Meeman
What: Spoke to English students about writing and how to learn about how other people live
Where: William Oxley Thomson Memorial Library
When: 4:30 p.m. on Sunday
How: He won a Pulitzer Prize for his book and was respected among English students
Lead: Pulitzer Prize winner, Norman Meeman, spoke out to English students at a library about being a good writer and how to sample life.
Professor Wins Award
Who: The Freedom Foundation at Valley Forge & Clement Crabtree, a professor of horticulture
What: Annual George Washington Honor Medal winners
When: Last week
Why: Crabtree wrote an essay urging the distribution of free packets of flower seeds in foreign nations
Lead: After writing an essay urging the distribution of free packets of flower seeds in foreign nations, professor Clement Crabtree was awarded a George Washington Honor Medal from The Freedom Foundation at Valley Forge.