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Debbie Kelley

Education Reporter

Debbie Kelley has written about nearly every topic at The Gazette, from religion and business to the energy industry, health care and home and garden. She currently specializes in education issues.

Colorado Springs School District 11 accepted an offer of $500,000 for 10.69 acres in the Newport Heights development on Bridle Pass Drive.
Kindergartners at Trailblazer Elementary School participate in video conferencing. Courtesy photo.
Angel Luiz Orozco
Sarah Brubaker paints a shamrock on Tabbatha Chesire during the St. Patrick's Day celebration Friday, March 17, 2017, at Jack Quinn's Irish Pub and Restaurant in Colorado Springs. Brubaker has been painting the four-leaf clovers at Jack Quinn's for the last eight years and painted more than a 1,000 of them last year. (The Gazette, Christian Murdock)