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The Blue Devil Beat

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The Cordell Beacon’s Blue Devil Beat is proud to bring you weekly updates on many school activities, such as upcoming games, fundraisers, club meetings, and much more. This special section will keep you updated on all of the important things happening in and around our school. We will feature interviews from teachers, coaches, and students, giving you an inside look on what is going on at Cordell Public Schools.

Dear Editor,

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We have had some citizens asking about the water supply in Cordell. Cordell currently has a contract with Foss Reservoir Master Conservancy District (Foss) to purchase water which began somewhere around January 9, 1958 and was amended March 16”, 1964, June 1, 1972 and March 5”, 2001.

It’s Time To Talk About Naloxone

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I’m writing this week to raise awareness of a lifesaving drug that most do not know or talk about. Upon reviewing recent overdose statistics, I felt it was important to share those statistics along with a readily available tool to fight overdose deaths: Naloxone.

It’s Time To Talk About National Recovery Month

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This September is National Recovery Month, observing the importance of substance use treatment and mental health treatment. This year is the 31st year National Recovery Month celebrates prevention, treatment, and recovery from substance use disorders and mental illnesses.

Flashbacks

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Wednesday, October 11, 1995 1995-Annual Pumpkin Festival Arrives Saturday It’s that time of year again. The air has a cool crispness to it, the leaves are changing color and orange pumpkins are sprouting in every nook and cranny.

The Blue Devil Beat

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The Cordell Beacon’s Blue Devil Beat is proud to bring you weekly updates on many school activities, such as upcoming games, fundraisers, club meetings, and much more. This special section will keep you updated on all of the important things happening in and around our school. We will feature interviews from teachers, coaches, and students, giving you an inside look on what is going on at Cordell Public Schools.

CBA Plans 2021 Move

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Corn Bible Academy is excited and pleased to announce that it has secured financing that will allow it to complete its 50,000 square foot school building in Clinton in 2021. CBA, which is currently located in Corn, has been in existence since 1902, but believes that the time is right to complete the move to Clinton where it will be better positioned to serve families along the I-40 corridor.