Nutrition Month is here

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Nominations for childrens’ champions

Significantly help to improve the safety and well being of children in Cumberland County or Fort Bragg.

Demonstrate exceptional commitment to the prevention of child abuse or the promotion of the protection of children.

Set an example and serve as a role model that inspires others to go above and beyond the call of duty to protect children from child abuse and neglect.

Display characteristics of leadership, caring, persistence, and commitment.

Display positive communication and collaboration efforts with agencies and professionals.

Awards will be presented March 22, at 9 a.m. at the Crown Coliseum Agri-Expo Center. Nomination forms may be found at and may be sent to, by fax to 486-8677, or by mail to Child Advocacy Center, c/o Break the Chain of Child Abuse, P. O.  Box 488, Fayetteville, N.C. 28302.

Scholarships available

Our Family for Families First, John G. Picerne’s charitable foundation, offers $5,000 educational grants for spouses of active-duty servicemembers. Applicants may attend community/technical college/university. Grants are a one-time award of $5,000. Applications are due by May 9. For more information, email or (401) 228-2836.

Workshop held

The workshop will be held March 21, 6 p.m., at Terry Sanford High School, 2301 Fort Bragg Road, in Fayetteville. For more information about the workshop, call 678-2303.

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