Bill Tinsley: Back to school starts at home – Lifestyle – Hendersonville Times-News – Hendersonville, NC

Children and youth have returned to school. Summer vacations are over. Silent buildings and empty playgrounds echo with classroom lectures and children’s laughter. It is a time to put away the lazy days of sleeping late, TV, video games and camp, to wake before sunrise and wait for the bus. The rumble of yellow buses mark an annual rite of passage along with the smells of erasers, crayons, markers and freshly painted classrooms. It forms the rhythm of our lives, as surely as the first

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