What's in a name? For some in Phoenix...

What's in a name? For some in Phoenix-Talent, it's everything

There are 1 comment on the Medford Mail Tribune story from May 2, 2012, titled What's in a name? For some in Phoenix-Talent, it's everything. In it, Medford Mail Tribune reports that:

School district says a change could better reflect its makeup and improve enrollment, but students say name's fine as it is Phoenix High School freshmen Gabriela Gil, left, and Alondra Garcia react with concern as they read the proposal to change the school's name during leadership class Monday.

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Medford, OR

#1 May 4, 2012
Like..."Dead Indian Memorial Road."
(mindless symbolism)
It was always, "DEAD INDIAN", and shall always remain, "DEAD INDIAN."
The Medford Mail Tribune, the 97% of Ashland, et al, have just too much time on their hands to flounder in the surf.
As for the schools...
The teachers need to teach,(two in our family taught). No worries about names. Get back to the basics, and the "Indians, Cavemen, Pirates, Crusaders, and Panthers," will get along just fine!

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