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Three generations of dentists

Three generations of dentists

By Tracy Agnew Dani Howell is the daughter and granddaughter of dentists. She grew up helping out with office work at the practice where her father, Dr. Ralph Howell, and grandfather, Dr. Leroy Howell, have cared for generations of Suffolk residents. Even so, she never felt pressure to become a dentist herself. In fact, she […]

Schools Out For Summer 2017

School’s out for summer

By Alex Perry and Tracy Agnew The last day of school was filled with raucous cheering from students and teachers alike at schools across the city on Friday. At Oakland Elementary School, teachers waved pom-poms and honked noisemakers as students boarded the buses. A preschool class was the first to leave the school building. They […]