Latest Rachel Johnson Stories
By Lee Ann Cox, The University of Vermont In terms of ambience, Charlotte Central’s cafeteria is -- well, conjure up your own elementary school lunch experience. There’s more than one reason to run to recess. But on a recent visit to observe a group of researchers from UVM’s Johnson Lab, the lunch ladies were serving up something more likely to be found on a restaurant menu: risotto with mushrooms and peas. It’s the result of a host of programs by schools around Vermont to offer...
Scientists have found that only about ten percent of the fall-run Chinook salmon spawning in California's Mokelumne River are naturally produced wild salmon.
By Rachel Johnson, Aiken Standard, S.C. Jul. 14--Aiken's version of the Tony Awards invites you to vote. Your opinion matters and your vote has influence at the Aiken Community Playhouse 2007-08 season awards. Voting is taking place online and at the ACP.
By Rachel Johnson, Aiken Standard, S.C. Jul. 13--For one brave group of men and women in Aiken County, Saturday was a day to celebrate their successes, lend support to friends and indulge in a cool treat.