Author:

Debbie Kelley

Education Reporter

Debbie Kelley has covered nearly every subject at The Gazette, including news, religion, business, real estate, the energy industry, health care, nonprofits, fashion, home and garden and county government. Her career also has encompassed writing greeting cards, speeches, annual reports, and technical trade and magazine articles. Her two kids have taught her a lot about education and life in general, including this kernel of wisdom, “Mom, not everything is a lesson.”

Anthony Wentz will attend the United States Military Academy at West Point, N.Y., and wants to become an Army helicopter pilot. Courtesy photo.
A storm moves across South Park Monday, May 23, 2016, as seen from the newly re-opened rest area atop Wilkerson PassPhoto by Mark Reis, The Gazette
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Ceil Horowitz (right) is greeted by Passport Clerk Steve Mussman to get her passport at the downtown post office on Wednesday, May 25, 2016. The process of getting a passport has been streamlined at the downtown office. (photo by Jerilee Bennett/The Gazette)
Discovery Canyon Campus High School (Photo courtesy: Academy District 20)
"The Anonymous People," is a movie about kids in recovery and the difficulties they have in mainstream schools, where there are many temptations. Photo from the Springs Recovery Connections Facebook page.