The following was released by Tommy Landry, Director of Public Works City of DeRidder regarding debris removal by Graham County Land: The City of DeRidder takes great pride in saying that as of Jan. 17, 2021, our debris contractor, Graham County Land, has finished the third and final pass of collecting all hurricane debris that was placed in the right-of–way. Next, we will complete the parks and cemeteries. If you are still working on your property or if you have hired a contractor, we need to remind you that
Editorial: Gaming / Facebook / Twitter / YouTube / Instagram / News / Discord / Forums As expected, it was a matter of time before Predator arrived on the island of Fortnite. Epic Games finished maintenance for the title servers, so Update 15.21 is now available for all players. The update includes several new features, but without a doubt the most striking is the expected Predator skin. Not only did the deadly hunter arrive in battle royale as an outfit, he is also a boss, so players can face him in the jungle.
The current Director of the federal Bureau of Prisons (BOP), Michael Carvajal, was named as head of the agency in February 2020 and inherited management of federal correctional institutions at one of the most challenging times in the agency’s history. As the virus started to spread across the United States, actions were taken to address the contagion among the inmate population, where social distancing is difficult and medical care inadequate. On March 26, 2020, Carvajal placed the BOP on modified operations
UMass Lowell’s Shamyjha Price and Binghamton’s Hanna Strawn battle for control during a basketball game last Saturday. (SUN/Julia Malakie) College basketball and hockey teams across the country continue to attempt to forge ahead with their seasons as the COVID-19 pandemic rages on. If you’ve checked a daily schedule on any given day, you’ve likely seen a list of postponements. It’s been a mixed bag of results for programs. Some have been able to fend off outbreaks and get on the ice or court fairly
Researchers have been studying a gas-giant exoplanet called WASP-107b. During the study, they discovered the exoplanet’s core mass is much lower than what was previously believed to be necessary to build up the immense gas envelope surrounding gas-giant planets. Research conducted by the Université de Montréal suggests that gas-giant planets may form more easily than previously believed. Researchers believe the new analysis of WASP-107b’s internal structure has significant implications for future research.
Lynn MA. – January 20: Bridgewater-Raynham’s Reese Bartlett (L) drives the court against St. Mary’s Yirsy Queliz in last night’s contest. (Staff Photo By Stuart Cahill/MediaNews Group/Boston Herald) BOYS BASKETBALL Abington 67, Norwell 51 Archbishop Williams 73, Bishop Stang 38 Bishop Fenwick 84, Cardinal Spellman 56 Central Catholic 68, North Andover 57 Chelmsford 64, Tewksbury 57 East Bridgewater 60, Carver 47 Rockland 38, Cohasset 31 St. Joseph 68, Cristo Rey 64 (ot) St. Mary’s 63, Bridgewater-Raynham
Star Wars: Andor series won’t include Alan Tudyk’s K-2SO in the first season One of the highlights from Rogue One: A Star Wars Story was the reprogrammed murder droid K-2SO, played by Alan Tudyk. However, it seems like the popular character won’t be appearing in the upcoming prequel series, Star Wars: Andor, as previously reported. In an interview with Collider, Tudyk revealed that although he appeared at Disney’s D23 announcement of Andor in 2019, it is unlikely that he will appear in the first season
FIFA president Gianni Infantino and his confederation counterparts have rejected the idea of a European Super League (Nick Potts/PA) Players have been warned they will be barred from future World Cups and other international competitions if they are involved in any breakaway European Super League. Reports of such a tournament involving Europe’s top clubs resurfaced last year, and it was said that American banking giant JP Morgan was planning to bankroll it. However, the idea has been emphatically rejected
Janira, Jesé’s ex and mother of her last two children, boasts of a great body after two deliveries in two years
Jesé Rodriguez It is still more news for what happens in his personal life than for football. In fact, he continues without a team, free, waiting to receive an offer that seduces him to return to the pitch after his separation from PSG, which did not have him. The canary has not offered a good level on the green for a long time, and the love scandals that he has starred in in recent times do not help. One of them with Janira Barm, his ex-girlfriend and mother of his last two children. The ‘Catalan Barbie’,
Monzo has grown to have around five million customers since it was founded in 2015 (Monzo/PA) The founder of Monzo has said he stopped enjoying the company’s top job around two years ago as he announced he was leaving the challenger bank. Tom Blomfield announced his plans to step down to staff on Wednesday, adding on Twitter that he had “so many great memories and awesome teammates”. “It’s been a blast. I’m looking forward to some extended relaxation before the next thing,” he added. In an interview
Biden Tells White House Staffers What Will Cause Him to Fire Them on the Spot: WATCH There’s a new attitude in the White House, one of respect and decency, and President Joe Biden told administration staffers that on a massive Zoom call swearing them in late on Wednesday. Said Biden: “I want to thank your families for the sacrifices, but I’m not joking when I say this. If you are ever working with me and I hear you treat another colleague with disrespect, talk down to someone, I promise you I will fire
PEORIA, Ill. (WMBD) — A missing person alert has just been issued for a woman who hasn’t been seen or heard from for several days. On Wednesday, Peoria Police responded to the 3500 blk of NE Brevis for a report of a missing woman, Mona R. Ellison. Ellison was last spotted in that area. Ellison is a 50 year old white female, five feet tall, and 110 pounds. Ellison has green eyes, and long blonde hair. Anyone who has seen Ellison or know anything about her whereabouts is encouraged to call the Peoria Police
In brief Polkadot is a “multi-chain network” that aims to connect different specialized blockchains into a single unified network. Blockchains that connect with Polkadot work in parallel as so-called “parachains”. This enables them to access the Polkadot network’s proof-of-stake validation of transactions and security. Currently, blockchains operate separately and in silos. Polkadot promises to create an internet of interoperable blockchains for a decentralized web. But is that too tall an order? We
Arsenal FC will cancel the contract of Sokratis to help him hook up with a new club soon. (Photo: Reuters/Paul Childs) Arsenal FC continues to clean up their roster by moving some players who have been deemed surplus or not seeing action for the Gunners. Mesut Ozil is the first one and it appears Sokratis Papastathopoulos will be the next to go. Both Ozil and Papastathopoulos were left out by Mikel Arteta from the Gunners Premier League and Europa league lineup this season. This spurred rumors that both are
Aegon UK has partnered with HSBC Global Asset Management as part of a new initiative to embed ESG criteria across its in-house workplace default range for ARC schemes. The tie-up leverages HSBC Global Asset Management's considerable experience in both responsible and passive investing and is a key step in Aegon UK's plans to fully embed ESG criteria across its default fund range, the company said this morning. From January, key ARC workplace default funds will start to invest in the newly launched HSBC Developed
Did you know that McDonald's staff take a photo of you at the drive-thru? Well, they do, and an employee has explained why: Sharing her insider knowledge to TikTok, Maccies worker Katie revealed it's a way to keep track of who ordered what. In the video, which has been viewed more than five million times, Katie talks her followers through the whole set-up and how it works. The 17-year-old says: "Ever wondered how McDonald's know whose car is whose? "There is a camera and it takes a picture of you and your car."
Get the latest BPR news delivered free to your inbox daily. SIGN UP HERE CHECK OUT WeThePeople.store for best SWAG! A veritable “welcoming committee” of rioting far-left BLM/Antifa extremists in Portland and Seattle harassed locals, smashed businesses and even vandalized the Democrat Party of Oregon’s headquarters during and after President Joe Biden’s inauguration Wednesday. In Portland, the left-wing extremists rioted while chanting “f–k Joe Biden” and carrying signs that read, “WE DON’T
University Technology’s (UTech) Teaching and Learning Technologies (TLT) is here to help with your technology questions. The team is offering training and support opportunities for common technologies like Canvas, Echo360 and Zoom, as well as discussions focused on pedagogy and teaching strategies. All appointments and drop-ins are held virtually; details can be found on the TLT training calendar. Faculty can participate in the following opportunities. Faculty drop-in hours Mondays, Wednesdays and Fridays
Have you completed your second University Seminar? If the answer is yes, then you’re ready to put together your SAGES Writing Portfolio. Come to a remote (Zoom) workshop Monday, Jan. 25, from 4 to 5 p.m. led by Portfolio Coordinator Kristine Kelly to learn how to complete this graduation requirement. This workshop will cover the portfolio assembly and submission processes. Students will be encouraged to select portfolio papers from their SAGES classes and begin drafting the reflective essay. SAGES Writing
University Technology (UTech) has iPads available to loan to faculty and a limited number of graduate assistants/teaching assistants to support teaching in the upcoming semester. iPads provide a resource for remote and hybrid instruction, and help give flexibility for teaching in an ever-changing environment. Learn more about the program and how you can participate. To participate in the loan program, complete the form. iPads must be picked up on campus, in person. They will not be mailed. If any equipment