CORNELIA - Cornelia once again has been designated as an accredited National Main Street Program for meeting the commercial district revitalization performance standards set by the National Main Street Center, a subsidiary of the National Trust for Historic Preservation.<br />
Cornelia was designated as part of the Main Street program for the first time in 2012 and has continually met the requirements set forth by the National Main Street Center and Georgia Main Street program.<br />
"Continually earning the accreditation with the national and state Main Street programs is a great accomplishment for Cornelia," says Cornelia Main Street/DDA Director, Heather Sinyard. "It also provides the program with numerous support channels to help accomplish our goals."
Minority leaders from the Latino and African-American communities of Gainesville met to form an alliance last week against Gainesville's at-large voting system, and that group staged an official protest at Tuesday night's Gainesville city council meeting.
WASHINGTON (AP) — Congress is making another run at rewriting the Bush-era No Child Left Behind education law, even as the Obama administration urges changes it says would ensure that schools are held...