Nashville to pilot MentorHub, an app that lets kids be real

Christel Deskins

CLOSE Big Brothers Big Sisters of Middle Tennessee is launching MentorHub, which leaders hope will allow “bigs” and “littles” to more easily have conversations that can be tough Big Brothers Big Sisters volunteer Zach Broberg, left, and his “little,” Devonte, 12, in matching T-shirts identifying themselves as “his little” and […]

How to Teach Kids About Money

Christel Deskins

Talking about money is hard for many. Some may not have enough. Others may have made mistakes that make talking about money difficult. And others may not like to discuss finances in general. However, it is important to take away the stigma of talking about money, especially with children and […]

Tips to teach your kids basic money habits

Christel Deskins

Monetary principles for kids With busy work and life responsibilities, parents worry that they are not spending much time with their children which may lead to developmental delays. However, the recent pandemic has led to parents staying and working from home, thus giving enough opportunities on spending meaningful time with […]

Wyoming Board of Ed reverses decision to split with kids’ health nonprofit due to private doctors’ complaints, apologizes | Education

Christel Deskins

The Wyoming County Board of Education voted Monday to rescind a previous decision that would have ended an agreement between the school system and Tug River Health Association, a nonprofit health clinic in Southern West Virginia. The partnership allowed Tug River — which operates three nonprofit clinics in Wyoming and […]