County fails to reach final four, still earns $20K

first_imgLatest Stories Pike County did not advance to the Final Four in the Alabama 2020 Census Bowl. However, its berth in the Alabama 2020 Census Bowl Elite 8 earned $20,000 for the public schools in Pike County. The Census Bowl results on Wednesday had Macon County with a 1 percent greater response rate than Pike County. Macon County now advances to the Final Four against Tallapoosa County.Abby Peters, Pike County Census Bowl coordinator, said, although Pike County did not advance to the Final Four, the county’s award for its berth in the Elite 8 will be of great benefit to the county’s public schools. Plans underway for historic Pike County celebration Troy falls to No. 13 Clemson County fails to reach final four, still earns $20K Pike County Sheriff’s Office offering community child ID kits It takes less than 10 minutes to complete and doing so could mean more federal dollars coming to Alabama and Pike County over the next 10 years, Peters said. No response means less money coming to the state’s coffers. The Pike County Extension Office is located at 306 South 3 Notch Street in Troy. For questions or information, call 334-566-098. Published 8:47 pm Thursday, September 24, 2020 Email the author By The Penny Hoarder Around the WebMd: Do This Immediately if You Have Diabetes (Watch)Blood Sugar BlasterIf You Have Ringing Ears Do This Immediately (Ends Tinnitus)Healthier LivingWomen Only: Stretch This Muscle to Stop Bladder Leakage (Watch)Patriot Health ZoneHave an Enlarged Prostate? Urologist Reveals: Do This Immediately (Watch)Healthier LivingRemoving Moles & Skin Tags Has Never Been This EasyEssential Health32-second Stretch Ends Back Pain & Sciatica (Watch)Healthier LivingThe content you see here is paid for by the advertiser or content provider whose link you click on, and is recommended to you by Revcontent. As the leading platform for native advertising and content recommendation, Revcontent uses interest based targeting to select content that we think will be of particular interest to you. We encourage you to view your opt out options in Revcontent’s Privacy PolicyWant your content to appear on sites like this?Increase Your Engagement Now!Want to report this publisher’s content as misinformation?Submit a ReportGot it, thanks!Remove Content Link?Please choose a reason below:Fake NewsMisleadingNot InterestedOffensiveRepetitiveSubmitCancel Print Article Even though Pike County is no longer “bowling,” it is still extremely important that all county residents are counted in the 2020 Census, Peters said.“At this time, Pike County’s response rate is about 50.9 and our residents only have until September 30 to respond. That’s now only days away,” Peters said.At this time, Peters said Banks has the lowest response rate in Pike County. By Jaine Treadwell Sponsored Content You Might Like City moves all employees to ‘Tier 1’ benefits Troy Mayor Jason Reeves applauded the council’s approval of a resolution this week allowing the city to provide Tier 1… read more Book Nook to reopen “Banks’ response rate is 40 percent,” she said. “Throughout the county, the response rate is low. Even statewide, the response rate is only 63 percent. As a state, we are below where were in the 2010 Census.”However, Peters said there is still time to respond. And, the Pike County Extension Office staff is available to assist those who need help with filling out the 2020 Census form at no charge. Remember America’s heroes on Memorial Day The Penny Hoarder Issues “Urgent” Alert: 6 Companies… Skiplast_img read more