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Calhoun announces Transfer Day
Calhoun Community College will host its annual “College Transfer Day” again this year on Feb. 22 at both the college’s Decatur and Huntsville campuses.
College Transfer Day will take place from 10 a.m. until noon on Calhoun’s Decatur campus in the Chasteen Student Center.
At the Huntsville campus, College Transfer Day will happen from 4 until 6 p.m. in the Grand Foyer.
Representatives from about
20 other colleges and universities will have information on their application procedures and deadlines, scholarship availability and requirements and other information about transferring.
College Transfer Day is free and open to the public.
Call 306-2648 for more information.
- Bayne Hughes
Most expect gifts for Valentine’s
It’s Valentine’s Day, and most of the readers who responded to The Daily’s online poll expect to receive something from their sweetie.
According to the totals, it helps to be married.
Of the 216 people who voted, 118 (54.63 percent) said they expect to receive a Valentine’s Day gift.
Of those, 75 were married and 43 were single.
But a large minority of 98 (45.37 percent) said they don’t expect a gift.
Of those, 67 were single while only 31 claimed they were married.
The unscientific poll at www
.decaturdaily.com ended Tuesday at 5 p.m.
- Franklin Harris
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