1. Collegedale, Tenn., set to offer benefits to same-sex partners.
Collegedale Commissioner Katie Lamb admits it's odd that Collegedale, with its roots in the Seventh-day Adventist Church, may be first to cross this threshold. "In 40 years the city has changed a lot," Lamb said. "I think people used to assume we were just a little Seventh-day Adventist community. It's no longer that. ...Things have changed in America, and I think that it is time for us to make sure we're treating our employees equally."
2. Union Springs Academy teaches its students the importance of sustainability and agriculture.
3. Loma Linda University Health advancement films team wins five Regional Emmy® Awards.
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