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ArtBridges pieces on display for Troyfest

first_img By The Penny Hoarder Print Article Troy falls to No. 13 Clemson Plans underway for historic Pike County celebration The fruits of the summer 2013 Tony Scott ArtBridges workshop will be on display at The Studio throughout TroyFest this weekend.The annual arts and crafts festival takes place from 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. today and from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. Sunday in downtown Troy. It is free to the public.Vicki Pritchett, Troy-Pike Cultural Arts Center executive director, said teachers from several schools in Pike County attended the ArtBridges workshop last summer and explored ways to integrate art and poetry into their classroom studies.“The students wrote haiku poems and rhyming poems in the classroom,” Pritchett said. “The staff from the Johnson Center for the Arts then went into the classrooms and assisted the students in making clay frames for their poems.”Walter Black, ceramist, fired the frames and the students framed their poems for installation at The Studio.“The frames complement the poems and it’s exciting to see how the two work together,” Pritchett said. “We invite everyone to visit The Studio on East Walnut Street across from the Johnson Center for the Arts during TroyFest. The poems are a lot of fun to read and the clay frames are great artwork.”The schools participating are Charles Henderson High School, Charles Henderson Middle School, Troy Elementary School, Pike County Elementary School, Banks School and Goshen Elementary School.The TroyFest Student Art Show is featured at the Johnson Center along with the CHHS Senior Art Show. Everyone is invited to also view those exhibits during TroyFest.The Studio and Johnson Center hours are 9 a.m. until 5 p.m. today and 10 a.m. until 4 p.m. Sunday.There is no admission charge to the exhibitions. By Jaine Treadwell Latest Stories Email the author Published 11:10 pm Friday, April 25, 2014 Book Nook to reopencenter_img The Penny Hoarder Issues “Urgent” Alert: 6 Companies… Remember America’s heroes on Memorial Day Sponsored Content Pike County Sheriff’s Office offering community child ID kits Around the WebMd: Do This Immediately if You Have Diabetes (Watch)Blood Sugar BlasterIf You Have Ringing Ears Do This Immediately (Ends Tinnitus)Healthier LivingHave an Enlarged Prostate? Urologist Reveals: Do This Immediately (Watch)Healthier LivingWomen Only: Stretch This Muscle to Stop Bladder Leakage (Watch)Healthier LivingRemoving Moles & Skin Tags Has Never Been This EasyEssential HealthTop 4 Methods to Get Fortnite SkinsTCGThe content you see here is paid for by the advertiser or content provider whose link you click on, and is recommended to you by Revcontent. As the leading platform for native advertising and content recommendation, Revcontent uses interest based targeting to select content that we think will be of particular interest to you. We encourage you to view your opt out options in Revcontent’s Privacy PolicyWant your content to appear on sites like this?Increase Your Engagement Now!Want to report this publisher’s content as misinformation?Submit a ReportGot it, thanks!Remove Content Link?Please choose a reason below:Fake NewsMisleadingNot InterestedOffensiveRepetitiveSubmitCancel You Might Like Proposal would add bike paths through Troy Seeing the City of Troy working on roads tends to bother Greg Skaggs, but only because he says roads are… read more Skip ArtBridges pieces on display for Troyfestlast_img read more

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On the block: Assessing how Syracuse matches up with Georgetown ahead of last Big East duel in the Dome

first_img Related Stories Otto-matic: Star forward Porter has carried Georgetown on the offensive end this year Facebook Twitter Google+ Point guardMichael Carter-Williams is coming off of one of his best games this season. Against Providence on Wednesday, he scored 15 points and handed out 12 assists in the Orange’s 84-59 win over the Friars. Simply put, Syracuse’s offense runs far more efficiently when he’s able to be a facilitator instead of a scorer. When he does both, the Orange is almost impossible to beat. Georgetown’s Markel Starks is averaging about three assists per game, which pales in comparison to Carter-Williams’ 8.2. Carter-Williams is one of the best point guards in the nation, and continues to steadily orchestrate Syracuse’s offense. Against a competitive defensive team in Georgetown, that’ll be even more important.Advantage: SyracuseShooting guardWhen he’s playing well, Brandon Triche is an absolute scoring machine. Against Seton Hall last week, he scored 29 points and hit four 3-pointers. But his inconsistency has been a point of concern at times. Before his lights-out shooting performance against the Pirates, Triche shot only 3-of-15, and missed all seven of his 3-point attempts at Connecticut. If he’s able to get open looks, Triche can knock them down with ease. His steady demeanor is also something that will help him in front of what will likely be a raucous Carrier Dome crowd. Jabril Trawick is only a sophomore and only averaging 5.6 points per game. It’s clear Syracuse has the better “two” guard in this game.AdvertisementThis is placeholder textAdvantage: SyracuseSmall forwardOtto Porter is unquestionably a threat on the outside for Georgetown. He’s averaging 15.1 points per game, shooting a staggering 49.8 percent from the field and is hitting 44.6 percent of his shots from the arc. Jerami Grant has been somewhat inconsistent since he became a starter in early February. The transition from the bench to the starting lineup has come with some ups and downs. Against Providence on Wednesday, Grant only scored three points on 1-of-3 shooting in 21 minutes on the floor. But in other games, he’s been unstoppable. Against Notre Dame, he scored 14 points on 6-of-8 shooting, and played all 40 minutes.Advantage: GeorgetownPower forwardC.J. Fair has been one of Syracuse’s best players all season long. It seems like all season he’s put up incredible numbers while playing almost every minute of every game. He’s coming off of a 20-point performance against Providence. And as Fair has shown all season, he’s able to thrive in even the toughest of spots. Nate Lubick is simply not the player Fair is. He’s averaging a respectable 7.8 points and 5.4 rebounds per game. He’s also the same height as Fair. Still, Fair has been great all year. In one of the biggest games of the season, there’s every reason to expect him to be great again.Advantage: SyracuseCenterRakeem Christmas is not necessarily an offensive threat, but the super athletic center can be a nightmare for opponents in the low post defensively. He’s averaging six points and five rebounds per game for Syracuse, and has racked up 55 blocks this season. The 6-foot-9 Mikael Hopkins is putting up about the same offensive numbers as Christmas with 6.2 points per game, but is only averaging 2.6 rebounds. Hopkins, who was a high school teammate of Syracuse’s Jerami Grant, is up against a tough test in Christmas.Advantage: SyracuseBenchJames Southerland is a force off of the bench for Syracuse. When he’s shooting well, the Orange’s offense can put huge numbers on the board, just as it did Wednesday against Providence. In that game, Southerland was a remarkable 7-of-8 from the floor, including 3-of-3 from the 3-point line, and ended up with a total of 20 points. But Syracuse’s bench is still somewhat thin, especially when it comes to guards. Trevor Cooney is struggling from the arc, and hasn’t hit a 3 in the last three games. Georgetown freshman D’Vauntes Smith-Rivera has been a lightning rod, and is coming off of a 33-point performance against DePaul where he knocked down five of his six 3-point attempts. Still, playing on the road is always tougher, and Southerland has the edge in experience. While Syracuse’s bench is relatively thin, it has performed well when it’s needed to.Advantage: Syracuse Commentscenter_img Published on February 22, 2013 at 2:03 am Contact Chris: [email protected] | @chris_isemanlast_img read more

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SEIRBHÍS SAOR-CHOMHAIRLE DLÍ AS GAEILGE DON CHÉAD UAIR I nGAOTH DOBHAIR

first_imgAn bhfuil aon cheist agat faoi chúrsaí dlí? Mar shampla, an féidir leis an bhanc ús mo mhorgáiste a ardú? An bhfuil m’fhostóir ábalta scaoileadh liom gan iomarcaíocht a íoc liom?Céard iad na cearta atá ag tionónta nó ag tiarna talún? Cén dóigh ar féidir liom mo thiomna a dhéanamh amach?Beidh An tSeirbhís Saor-Chomhairle Dlí Náisiúnta trí Ghaeilge leis an dlíodóir Eithne Ní Dhochartaigh ar fáil sa Chrannóg, Doirí Beag, Co. Dhún na nGall an Satharn seo, 12 Samhain 2011, idir 2.00 – 4.00in. Tá an tseirbhís seo ar fáil d’achan duine agus beidh sé ar fáil go míosúil ar an dara Satharn den mhí ó seo amach.Arsa Eithne Ní Dhochartaigh, abhcóide cleachtach agus rúnaí Chraobh na gCeithre Cúirteanna: “Is cúis mhór áthais dom é go bhfuil An tSeirbhís Saor-Chomhairle Dlí Náisiúnta á leathnú ag Conradh na Gaeilge go Gaeltacht Chúige Uladh leis an ionad úr seo sa Chrannóg gach mí, ag tosú an Satharn bheag seo.“Táimid ag obair chun rochtain chomhionann dlí agus chirt a chur ar fáil d’achan duine, trí Ghaeilge agus gan chostas, is cuma má tá tú i gcoimhlint le fadhbanna teaghlaigh, creidmheasa agus dochar, cearta fostaíochta, nó díreach ag lorg eolais ar cheist dlí.”Tá An tSeirbhís Saor-Chomhairle Dlí arna eagrú ag Conradh na Gaeilge agus ag Craobh na gCeithre Cúirteanna i bpáirt le Guth na Gaeltachta. Tá tuilleadh eolais ar fáil ó Chomharchumann Forbartha Ghaoth Dobhair ag +353 (0)74 9532208 / [email protected] agus is féidir coinne a dhéanamh roimh ré. © 2011 donegaldaily.com, all Rights ReservedThe copying, republication or redistribution of donegaldaily.com Content and Ideas including by framing or similar means, is expressly prohibited by law.Follow us on www.twitter.com/donegaldailyFollow us on www.facebook.com/donegaldailySell anything on www.donegaldailyclassifieds.com SEIRBHÍS SAOR-CHOMHAIRLE DLÍ AS GAEILGE DON CHÉAD UAIR I nGAOTH DOBHAIR was last modified: November 11th, 2011 by BrendaShare this:Click to share on Facebook (Opens in new window)Click to share on Twitter (Opens in new window)Click to share on LinkedIn (Opens in new window)Click to share on Reddit (Opens in new window)Click to share on Pocket (Opens in new window)Click to share on Telegram (Opens in new window)Click to share on WhatsApp (Opens in new window)Click to share on Skype (Opens in new window)Click to print (Opens in new window)Tags:SEIRBHÍS SAOR-CHOMHAIRLE DLÍ AS GAEILGE DON CHÉAD UAIR I nGAOTH DOBHAIRlast_img read more