Word of the Day: Responsible

re·spon·si·ble /rəˈspänsəb(ə)l/, adjective: 1. receiving the credit or blame for acts or decisions “If you could kick the person in the pants responsible for most of your trouble, you wouldn’t sit for a month.” Theodore Roosevelt, 1858 – 1919 2. able to be trusted to do what is right or expected “Hold yourself responsible for a higher standard than anybody expects of you. Never excuse yourself.” Henry Ward Beecher, 1813 – 1887 pictured: Members of the Elk Grove Elks Lodge #2577, CA visited Charles Mack Elementary School on October 26 to present the fourth grade classes with new dictionaries. Read More