Latest Head Start Program News

No suspicious devices found after Great Falls bomb threat

Feb. 10, 2020 5:33 PM EST

GREAT FALLS, Mont. (AP) — No suspicious devices were found in a search of public schools in Great Falls after a handwritten note that included a bomb threat was found at an elementary school, police said Monday afternoon. Classes will resume on Tuesday, Superintendent Thomas Moore said. Monday's closures...

Howard Brosius, executive director of Chipping Hill Micro Farms, demonstrates the importance of fresh produce and healthy eating with a carrot inside his mobile greenhouse during a class on Jan. 14, 2020, outside of Ambler Borough Hall in Ambler, Pa. (Rachel Ravina/The Reporter via AP)

Man teaches kids healthy eating tips in mobile greenhouse

Feb. 1, 2020 3:05 AM EST

AMBLER, Pa. (AP) — Teaching area children about produce and healthy eating is something Howard Brosius said he loves — and what he loves even more is taking it on the road. “Seeing the little faces, and when I go into a classroom you can barely hear yourself think with, ‘Mr. Howard,...

This undated photo provided by the Delaware Department of Justice shows Timothy K. McCrary. A judge in Delaware denied Tuesday, Jan. 29, 2020, a request to hold multiple trials for McCrary, a former Head Start program aide facing child sex abuse charges. McCrary is charged with two counts of sexual abuse of a child by a person of trust involving one alleged victim. (Delaware Department of Justice via AP)

Judge rejects separate trials in child sex abuse case

Jan. 29, 2020 3:59 PM EST

DOVER, Del. (AP) — A judge in Delaware has denied a request to hold multiple trials for a former Head Start program aide facing child sex abuse charges. The ruling came Tuesday in response to a request from attorneys for Timothy K. McCrary. McCrary, 28, was arrested in June after an investigation prompted...