Masking, quarantine and vaccination are among the most difficult and contentious issues local school districts have had to tackle this fall.
The cost of higher education rises every year, and the privations of the pandemic are making it even more difficult for some families to send their children to college.
As a child, Regina Lewis experienced poverty. She faced challenges as a young, single woman raising a son. But as a student at Pikes Peak Community College, she learned that she was capable and competent.
When she was just a freshman in high school, Kayla Nocon found herself sitting in the pews of her church at Saturday night service, asking God for guidance.