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Security heightened after student brings gun to Mississippi high school  WREG NewsChannel 3

A student is accused of bringing a gun to a high school campus in Tate County, and the teen is now facing charges.



Mavis Burris Cowart Young - Daily Leader  Dailyleader

Mavis Burris Cowart Young, 91, a resident of Smithdale, Mississippi, passed away on June 22, 2019, at her residence surrounded by her loving family. Visitation ...



Crash kills Tate County high school student, injures three other teens  WREG NewsChannel 3

Tate County is mourning the loss of a high school student killed in vehicle wreck that injured three other people over the weekend.



More schools on the horizon for LCPS | News  Loudoun Times-Mirror

As 2018 came to a close, Loudoun County Public Schools celebrated the opening of three new schools over the past year. Although the county's growth is ...



These 124 New York City schools are now considered struggling  Chalkbeat New York

State officials released a new list of struggling schools Thursday including 124 in New York City, the first round of designations under a new method of ...



Darnell qualifies to run for legislature | News  DeSoto Times-Tribune

Another candidate from DeSoto County has qualified for state-level political office, with the announcement from Jerry Darnell that he is running for House District ...



Glendale Union High School District news | Youth Of Today  Glendale Star

Governing board honors Achievement Above All recipients.



Sports roundup: New coaches to lead Jaguars, Lady Jags  DeSoto Times-Tribune

There will be new people leading the boys' and girls' basketball programs at DeSoto Central next season, as leading the boys' squad will be Blake Ormon while ...



Students walk in memory of former Independence High School teacher  Beckley Register-Herald

Students gathered on the track at Independence High School Wednesday afternoon to walk in memory of teacher Kim Campbell, who passed away Sept.



2 girls who died in murder-suicide at Independence High School were friends  azcentral.com

Phuong Kieu and her sister May drove to Independence High School together Friday — one more school day ahead and then the long Presidents Day weekend.



Former Packers suggest Tom Knotts for head coach  Moultrie Observer

MOULTRIE, Ga. – It has been almost two weeks since former Colquitt County High School head football coach Rush Propst was relieved of his coaching duties.



Mississippi school district votes to ban corporal punishment, bucking statewide trend  ThinkProgress

A Mississippi school district voted last week to ban corporal punishment — big news considering the state has the highest proportion of children experiencing ...



JROTC Instructor Charged With Sexual Assaults of 2 Girls  U.S. News & World Report

CHARLOTTE, N.C. (AP) — An Air Force JROTC instructor is accused of sexually assaulting two girls at a North Carolina high school.



Meet the Gulf Coast Carnival Association’s 2019 Royal Court  Biloxi Sun Herald

The Gulf Coast Carnival Association announces its 2019 royal court, which includes the dukes, maids, pages, flag bearers and key girl. See the March 3 Sun ...



Former teacher charged with molestation by a person of trust  wreg.com

TATE COUNTY, Miss. -- A former Mississippi teacher and coach was charged with fondling one of his students, and investigators said he may have abused other ...



Actress Nan Gurley to Speak at Father Ryan High School  Williamson Source

Father Ryan's Visual and Performing Arts Department will host acclaimed Nashville actress Nan Gurley at the January Why Arts? program at Father Ryan.



3 semi-finalists named in Columbus City Schools superintendent search  10TV

The district's board of education voted to approve three semi-finalists on Thursday.



Boyd signs free agent contract with Rockies  WTVA

INDEPENDENCE, Miss. (WTVA/NWCC Athletics) – Former Northwest Ranger and Southern Mississippi standout shortstop LeeMarcus Boyd has signed a free ...



Loudoun School Board adopts names for four new schools, considers improvements for transportation  Loudoun Times-Mirror

The Loudoun County School Board adopted names for four new schools—one elementary school (ES-28), one middle school (MS-7), and two high schools ...



The best high schools in Tennessee? Magnet schools dominate U.S News & World Report rankings  The Tennessean

The top high schools in Tennessee include Central Magnet in Murfreesboro and Hume Fogg in Nashville, according to US News & World Report rankings.



Annual Senior Citizens Christmas Party at Independence High School  Mint Hill Times

On Saturday the Mint Hill Christmas Party took place and the event was packed with seniors ranging in age from their 60's into the 90's to enjoy a brunch and a ...



Family, Friends mourn for popular Tate County teen killed on Highway 305  wreg.com

TATE COUNTY, Miss. -- Family and friends mourned the loss of a 17-year-old Tate County girl, killed Sunday when her car ran off Highway 305 and crashed into ...



West Valley schools among those supporting Teen Lifeline hotline  Your Valley

Number now appears on back of student IDs. Suicide prevention specialists at Teen Lifeline are reminding those who come in contact with teenagers it is a ...



cfa Academy students win Blumey Awards | News  Independent Tribune

The eighth annual Blumenthal Performing Arts High School Musical Theater Awards culminated Sunday, May 19, at a gala award celebration where winners in ...



Angie Thomas headed on 15-city tour for 'On the Come Up': See details  EW.com

Angie Thomas is headed back out on the road. The wait for the author's follow-up to The Hate U Give is almost over, and she's planning to celebrate her new ...



Meck County assistant DA a witness in crossfire that killed Charlotte mother, DOJ to prosecute  WBTV

CHARLOTTE, NC (WBTV) - A Mecklenburg County assistant district attorney's vehicle was struck by a projectile in a deadly crossfire that killed a 27-year-old ...



Bulldog Redshirts To Watch  247Sports

Mississippi State fans should be impressed by the potential of the redshirt reinforcements on the way to Davis Wade Stadium this fall.



Guidry back on the field following knee injury  Northeast Mississippi Daily Journal

STARKVILLE – In Mississippi State's final fall scrimmage last August, safety Landon Guidry was hoping to make one final push to play right away as a true ...



County Preparing for New Schools, Names and Boundary Changes  The Loudoun Tribune

As Loudoun County's population continues to grow, the School Board has put plans in motion to prepare for overcrowding and adjust school populations.



More details emerge about former MS teacher charged with molesting student  wreg.com

WREG is uncovering more details about a former Mississippi teacher charged with molesting a young student.



Coahoma Football Has Successful Signing Day  Coahoma Community College

Press Release from Coahoma Community College Public Relations; (662) 621-4044 - Vashon Jones - vjones@coahomacc.edu ...



These 854 schools stand to benefit from New York City's $125M funding boost  Chalkbeat New York

The new money won't be shared equally among the city's schools.



New Orleans Saints and USA Football award NFL Foundation-funded grants to local youth and school-based football programs  NewOrleansSaints.com

USA Football, the sport's national governing body and a member of the U.S. Olympic Committee, and the New Orleans Saints recently awarded grants for new ...



Police academy may replace Air Force JROTC at Provo High School  Daily Herald

Provo High School's Air Force JROTC program is ending this year after years of dwindling enrollment.



Blumenthal Performing Arts Announces The 2019 Blumey Awards Nominees  Broadway World

Blumenthal Performing Arts is pleased to announce the nominees competing in the 8th Annual High School Musical Theater Awards, also known as The Blumey ...



Brentwood Businesswoman Launches Couture Clothing Line  Williamson Source

Brentwood entrepreneur, Sharon W. Reynolds, announced the launch of a new clothing line for modern women, Bryla J Couture Clothiers.



CNN Found a Bomb at Its New York Office. Confusion and ‘False Alarms’ Followed.  The New York Times

The evacuation of the Time Warner Center in New York, and phone alerts warning of the incident, led to uncertainty over suspicious packages across the ...



Johnston named DeSoto Central principal | News  DeSoto Times-Tribune

Faculty and staff at DeSoto Central High School Thursday learned who will replace Superintendent-elect Cory Uselton when Uselton assumes the office of ...



Brentwood CEO Receives Women of Color Achievement Award  Williamson Source

Brentwood resident Sharon Reynolds, President and CEO of DevMar Products, is among the recipients of the 2018 Women of Color Achievement Awards.



Dance Moms, Married at First Sight, Cheerleader Generation: Lifetime Announces Summer Premieres - canceled TV shows  TV Series Finale

It's gonna be a busy summer over at Lifetime. The network just announced their summer 2019 premiere dates, which includes new seasons of Dance Moms and ...



Grassland Tractor Supply Co to Open December  Williamson Source

The grand opening for the new Tractor Supply Co store at 2176 Hillsboro Road, Franklin in the Grassland community, is set.



John P. Holt Brentwood Library Plaques Unveiled  Williamson Source

Earlier this month, Brentwood leaders presented two plaques at the John P. Holt Brentwood Library.



‘Random Kindness’ club co-founder, others honored for work benefiting kids  San Jose Mercury News

SAN JOSE– Two years ago, hundreds of Independence High students discovered clothespins bearing messages like, “You look amazing today” and “I'm glad ...



WCSO Employees Honored With Award  Williamson Source

Meet the Williamson County Sheriff's Office Employees of the Month for June and July.



2 Female Students, Both 15, Killed in Shooting at Phoenix-Area High School: Police  KTLA

Two 15-year-old girls were found shot dead Friday morning outside an Arizona high school, police said, with a police spokeswoman all but saying investigators ...



Warnings on risks of intensive teen camps led to dismissals, ex-employees say  San Francisco Chronicle

Former employees of a Bay Area nonprofit that runs intensive retreats for teenagers to encourage empathy say they repeatedly warned their bosses that some of ...



Teacher arrested for molestation | News  DeSoto Times Today

A former teacher in several area school districts, including DeSoto County, has been arrested and charged with molesting a student.



Former WCS Teacher in Court Next Week in Wrongful Termination Lawsuit  Williamson Source

A former Williamson County Schools (WCS) teacher and representatives from the school district will be in court on November 2. Melanie Lemon, who resigned at ...



Williamson County Juvenile Court Director Leads Statewide Juvenile Justice Association  Williamson Source

Zannie Martin, Director of the Williamson County Juvenile Court, has been elected president of the Tennessee Juvenile Court Services Association. The TJCSA ...



Frisco ISD honors top grads | Frisco Enterprise  Star Local Media

Frisco ISD hosted the top ten students from all seven FISD high schools with 2017 graduating classes, along with their families and honored teachers, at the ...



LeeMarcus Boyd  Jackson Free Press

University of Southern Mississippi junior shortstop LeeMarcus Boyd is making big strides with his bat at the right time of year. The regular season is winding ...



Reverend Walker turns away from accounting to embrace calling to preach  Northside Sun

Reverend Walker turns away from accounting to embrace calling to preachReverend Phil Walker, the pastor of Ridgecrest Baptist Church for almost 30 years, ...



Ranking 10,010 Girls By Average XC Finish  MileSplit

10010 cross country runners ranked by their average finish place during the cross country season with a minimum of three races.



Spring Hill Resident Needs Your Vote in Health & Fitness Competition  Williamson Source

Spring Hill resident and fitness aficionado Katie Roberts is taking part in the Ms Health & Fitness contest and she needs your vote!



Since Sandy Hook, a gun has been fired on school grounds nearly once a week  Los Angeles Times

There have been more than 180 shootings on school campuses that resulted in an injury or death in the U.S. since Dec. 14, 2012, when 20 children and six ...



The light is shining bright on a new star for CSU volleyball  Rocky Mountain Collegian

Taking over for the all-time kills leader in Colorado State volleyball history is a challenge, one Breana Runnels is undertaking. The aforementioned leader ...



Comic-Con For Educators: 'It's OK To Be Odd' And Other Lessons For College  KPBS

There is an unexpected thread running through several of the panels at Comic-Con this year: mental health. On Sunday, college administrators and ...



Bishop Gunn Rocks the House and Packs the Theatre for Release Party  Williamson Source

Bishop Gunn, of Leipers Fork, played to a sold-out crowd at the Franklin Theatre Tuesday night for their album release party for their debut album Natchez.



First Lady Melania Trump Visits Monroe Carell Jr. Children's Hospital at Vanderbilt  Williamson Source

Earlier this week, First Lady Melania Trump visited Monroe Carell Jr. Children's Hospital at Vanderbilt as part of her Be Best campaign. When Mrs. Trump arrived ...



DELANO RAMBLINGS: Kennedy High School to have evaluation  The Bakersfield Californian

Robert F. Kennedy High School of Delano is having a Western Association of Schools and Colleges visit and kickoff today, Feb. 25. Schools have visits at ...



New York City sent just 41 unassigned teachers to schools after predicting up to 400 placements  Chalkbeat New York

The city placed 41 teachers from the Absent Teacher Reserve in schools with openings this fall. Another 359 teachers were hired by schools.



Dublin High School Principal Carol Shimizu Announces Retirement  OneDublin.org

DUBLIN, CA--Another shoe dropped in the Dublin Unified School District today with the announcement that Dublin High School principal Carol Shimizu would ...



The Pearl Post wins Online Pacemaker, various awards at NHSJC  Los Angeles Times

The Pearl Post staff received its first Online Pacemaker award on April 27 during the National High School Journalism Convention in Anaheim. The website also ...



Exclusive: How Safe Are NYC's Schools? New Interactive Map Compares What Teachers & Students Are Reporting  The 74

As states rethink school accountability under the Every Student Succeeds Act, policymakers often overlook information that goes to the heart of what might be the ...



Ranking 10,007 Boys By Average XC Finish  MileSplit

10007 cross country runners ranked by their average finish place during the cross country season with a minimum of three races.



Scottsdale sports official pens second book on local athletes  Scottsdale Independent

Scott Hanson, a Scottsdale resident, tells the fascinating stories behind every retired number at high schools across the state.



Kemper boys, Choctaw Central girls vying for 3A crowns  Meridian Star

While Kemper County High School has already defeated Forest High School two times this season, Wildcats' head coach John Alan Darnell said he hopes the ...



Welcoming the stranger with hot food, scissors and applause  Los Angeles Times

B'nai David volunteers travel to Phoenix to greet two busloads of asylum seekers on 'family parole'.



Another Columbus principal quits; two others say theyll fight firings  Columbus Dispatch

Another Columbus high-school principal resigned last night in connection with the district's data-rigging scandal, as two others vowed to fight when the school ...



NC county’s assistant DA can’t prosecute 3 charged in random shooting that killed mom of 2  CBS17.com

CHARLOTTE, N.C. (WBTV) – A Mecklenburg County assistant district attorney's vehicle was struck by a projectile in a deadly crossfire that killed a 27-year-old ...



For Grieving Mother, Many More Challenges  New York Times

Please don't tell Ena Griffin that heaven needed another angel. Don't tell her that God needed her son more than she does. Such platitudes are the absolute last ...



Deer Valley High teacher, Maria McClain chosen one of county's two Teachers of the Year  Antioch Herald

PLEASANT HILL, Calif., September 25, 2015 – Last Friday night, in an energy-filled and packed Concord Hilton banquet room, Contra Costa County ...



New development within city plans | Letters To Editor | thepress.net  thepress.net

Urban limit line: A boundary, sometimes parcel-specific, located to mark the outer limit beyond which urban development will not be allowed. It has the aim of ...



High school football scoreboard, Week 3  USA TODAY High School Sports

Tennessee high school football scores from Week 3.



Silicon Valley NAACP Calls for Resignation of Deputy Sheriffs' Union President Don Morrissey  San Jose Inside

The Silicon Valley NAACP has called on the union representing Santa Clara County sheriff deputies to oust its leader for being involved with a group of officers ...



Santa Barbara shooting: Suspect was ‘soft-spoken, polite, a gentleman’, ex-principal says  Whittier Daily News

Elliot Rodger was painfully shy, socially awkward and very bright but never had a discipline problem nor showed any sign of aggression at his continuation high ...



WCS Responds to Teacher Lawsuit Alleging Bullying, Forced Resignation  Williamson Source

Williamson County Schools and its employees named in the lawsuit responded to allegations of bullying, intimidation, and forced resignation.



The Slippery Slope of Trump's Adjective to Describe International Killing Gang MS-13  Los Angeles Times

President Donald Trump is infamous in the eyes of many Americans nationwide for his controversial words regarding undocumented immigrants. On May 16 ...



From student to CEO: Young entrepreneurs graduate YEA!  Star Local Media

Twenty-four middle and high school students from Collin & Denton County received CEO status on May 23 at the 2017 Frisco Chamber of Commerce Young ...



Shooters in school | Citizen Servatius  CL Charlotte

First, Lawrence Eric Chapman stole a car. Four months later, he brought a .45 to school. They gave him probation on both counts. While on probation, he was ...



Exclusive: New School Safety Map Finds NYC Charters Safer Than District Schools in Wake of Fatal Stabbing  The 74

The Manhattan Institute's Max Eden returns to a critical topic he researched earlier this year — how New York City students and teachers perceive safety in their ...



Health Inspection Scores - Daycares & Preschools- Jan. 30  Williamson Source

A look around Williamson County at some of the most recent health scores of local daycares and preschools.



National High School Walkout: Burbank High School  Los Angeles Times

On March 14, 2018, one month after the Parkland, Florida high school shooting, Burbank High School participated in the National High School Walkout Day in ...



Mizer earns high marks as an educator  ThisWeekNews

... © Copyright 2006-2019 GateHouse Media, LLC. All rights reserved • GateHouse News. Original *content* available for non-commercial use under a Creative ...



Meet Patrice Wright: The Charlotte woman who challenged hotel’s CIAA surcharge  Charlotte Observer

On Facebook, she's hailed as the “voice for the people.” A friend writes that she's the “pirate from Hampton.” Another person calls her a modern day trailblazer.



IHOP offers free pancakes for National Pancake Day  Beckley Register-Herald

From Santa Claus to local wrestling champions to Cody Wickline, star of “The Voice” this season, nobody can resist free pancakes.



Beating the Odds 2016: Top High Schools for Low-Income Students  Newsweek

Newsweek's 'Beating the Odds' list seeks to identify schools that do an excellent job of preparing their students for college while also overcoming the obstacles ...



Man who saved wife, kindergarten teacher among Las Vegas victims  KABC-TV

A Navy veteran, a special education teach and a registered nurse are among the victims of 2017's mass shooting in Las Vegas.



Who Will Sing the National Anthem at the Preds Game?  Williamson Source

The Preds are back in Smashville tonight, hoping to defeat the Avs in Game 5 and close the book on Round 1 of their 2018 Stanley Cup Playoff run. The puck ...



Rio Rancho woman and daughter win LV pageant honors  Albuquerque Journal

RIO RANCHO, N.M. — A Rio Rancho woman has taken the top spot in the talent portion of a national beauty pageant.



Weather slows blood donations; Red Cross continues urgent call  Brentwood Home Page

AMERICAN RED CROSS. Severe winter weather has had a tremendous impact on blood donations already this year, with more than 150 blood drives forced to ...



Chinese sister school visits South East  Los Angeles Times

In 2012, then Chinese vice president and current president Xi Jinping and Vice President Joe Biden visited the formerly-known International Studies Learning ...



William Inge Center for the Arts Welcomes Karen Carpenter as New Interim Artistic Director  Broadway World

Karen Carpenter, a producer, director and teacher, a theater-maker for more than 30 years, has been appointed the interim Artistic Director of the William Inge ...



Glassell Park — Los Angeles River High School presents a Community Event  Los Angeles Times

Sooner or later, we will recognise that the Earth has rights, too, to live without pollution. What mankind must know is that human beings cannot live without ...



What makes USC Hybrid High different from 'traditional schools'?  Los Angeles Times

What's the first thought that comes to mind when you hear the name USC Hybrid? I think that most people would agree that “hybrid” sticks out the most.



WASC visits for Three Year Mid-Cycle Report  Los Angeles Times

The purpose of the Western Association of Schools and Colleges, is to make sure schools are effectively preparing all students, and have the responsibility to ...



Comcast Recognizes 83 Leaders & Achievers Scholarship Recipients  The Chattanoogan

Comcast Government Affairs team, Secretary of State Tre Hargett, Representative Joshua Evans, Councilman Westerholm and some of the 2012 scholaship ...



Unexpected ending for CSUN's Journalism Conference  Los Angeles Times

Jose Cano is a very good friend, although not many people knew his secret talent as being quite a great writer. Nevertheless, his hidden intellect got him an ...



CSEC, CAPE's Best Honored in the West  channel5belize

The CXC national committee recognized the best and the brightest in the Caribbean Secondary Education Examination and Caribbean Advanced Proficiency ...



Audit of Everytown’s Claimed 200+ School Shootings Since Sandy Hook  Bearing Arms

Yesterday, Hayley Miller, a reporter for the Huffington Post, uncritically regurgitated an Everytown claim that there have been 200 school shootings since the ...



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