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Against all odds, single father succeeds

Against all odds, single father succeeds

By Beth Mauthe

March 26, 2015

A giant grin and a giggle bubbled out from the one-year-old’s mouth as she stumbled and reached out her hands to her dad. "Da-da! Da-da!" Senior Gabriel Rutledge glowed with pride and happiness as he watched his baby girl take her first steps. Rutledge is working against all odds and opinions to...

To hover or stand back: Which parenting style proves best?

To hover or stand back: Which parenting style proves best?

By Derek Seidl and Joe Molloy

September 19, 2014

The term helicopter parents has developed signifying parents who often “hover” over their children’s lives.

With birth of twins, athletic director experiences new outlook on life

With birth of twins, athletic director experiences new outlook on life

By Nicole Joerger, West Linn HS, West Linn, Ore.

April 14, 2014

“I am sure when I reflect in a year from now I will be astounded with all that I have experienced,” Kevin Mills, Athletic Director, said. “I would not change any of it for anything. I have found a way to surround myself with wonderful people, whether I am at work or home.” Mills’ added. “I...