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  • proper n. A female given name, a 20th century phonetic spelling of Irish Siobhán.


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  • First and foremost, this chick "Shavon" ain't got a dude, and has the nerve to be hollerin these guys ain't on her level???

  • His assist totals could go up if freshman guard Colby Carr continues to develop and 6-6 wing Shavon Coleman honors the November commitment he made to attend ULM.

    Sun Belt Conference

  • -- A Rivals. com top 100 prospect, 6-6 Thibodaux native Shavon Coleman, made a verbal commitment to ULM in December.

    Sun Belt Conference

  • She lives with a wonderful little Jamaican lady, "Nurse", and her son Shavon.

    mom’s visit to ja

  • "I don't know who to blame for this -- I'm not too political," Shavon says.

    Lip Service Vs. National Service

  • James barely spoke when Shavon met him, but he is making great progress in getting prepared for first grade.

    Lip Service Vs. National Service

  • Shavon takes part in an AmeriCorps-backed work-study program called Jumpstart where she pays off student loans by tutoring 10 hours a week -- two without pay -- instead of washing dishes in the cafeteria.

    Lip Service Vs. National Service

  • Shavon, who also works part time as a waitress and a sales clerk, told me she was disturbed to learn that poor, inner-city kids like James come to school with about a quarter of the vocabulary of middle-class kids in the suburbs, and that this gap ends up socking society with huge special-ed and other expenses down the road.

    Lip Service Vs. National Service

  • Shavon says she won't give up on James even after she loses her job and her $1,000 grant.

    Lip Service Vs. National Service

  • In Shavon and Robert's hometown, the number of gang homicides has nearly tripled since 1980.

    Proclamation Of Gang Violence Prevention Week


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