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High school develops new policy for student dropouts

November 13, 2011

SOUTH KINGSTOWN –A male high school graduate who works until age 65 will earn, on average, nearly $333,000 more than a high school dropout, while a worker with some college education will earn $538,000 more according to a report by Education and Synthetic Work-Life Earnings. These are some of the statistics South Kingstown guidance counselors and principals will use to convince students to finish their education after state law changed regarding when a student can withdraw from school.

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Southern Rhode Island Newspapers

East Greenwich Little League to have lights next summer

November 13, 2011

EAST GREENWICH — A light snack and lights on a baseball field...somehow, they just go together.

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Southern Rhode Island Newspapers

Boating accident leaves one dead

November 13, 2011

JAMESTOWN – A fishing trip turned deadly over the weekend when a boat carrying three friends sank in Jamestown, leading to one fatality.

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Southern Rhode Island Newspapers

Stump Pond to benefit from state grant

November 13, 2011

COVENTRY- The Coventry Land Trust has received $325,000 after the Rhode Island Department of Environmental Management (RIDEM) awarded the state $4.3 million in open space grants.

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Southern Rhode Island Newspapers
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