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Grier visits Sanderson High School

As part of Sanderson’s “Legislative Day 2008″, Grier visited Career and Technical Education classes at the high school.  He saw student- led demonstrations in broadcasting, advertising, engineering, and other disciplines and met many students and teachers in the program. Joining Grier was his legislative assistant, Sylvia Hammons.  Sylvia is both a Sanderson graduate and the [...]
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Grier jumps rope for kids’ health

Grier jumped rope with a gym full of students at Washington GT Magnet Elementary School today. Washington has a jump rope club that is part of a program to encourage life long wellness. “It was a joy to see kids enjoying good exercise”, said Grier. Read more about the jump roping and see a picture [...]
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Rep. Martin visits Broughton High School

Rep. Martin visited Broughton High School today to learn about the Broughton Transportation Academy. The Academy is a new School to Career initiative that exposes students to careers in aviation and other transportation career fields. As part of the event, a NC National Guard Apache helicopter landed and was available for students to see up [...]
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Rep. Martin attends NC OPT-ED conference

Rep. Martin participated in the annual NC OPT-ED conference in Greensboro today. NC OPT-ED seeks to increase the number of minority students receiving doctorate degrees in science and math and is a joint program of NC A&T, UNC-CH, and NC State. As part of the conference, Rep. Martin saw presentations of several research projects. An [...]
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“Constitution Day” at Durant Rd. Middle School

Rep. Martin was the keynote speaker at today’s Constitution Day Assembly at Durant Road Middle School. He was asked to speak on what the Constitution means to him. In his speech, Martin said that the Constitution means not just the freedoms it provides us, but also our duty to work hard to preserve these freedoms. [...]
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